Temperatures recover in sunshine

Sunday saw the thermometer rise to 15.7C in 6.22 hours of sunshine, which was 1.2C above the average. After the sunless day on Saturday with no UV registered the UV level on Sunday was ‘Low’.

The minimum overnight was also above average (+1.4C) due to cloud cover and rain that fell principally between 0200 and 0300 amounting to 5.2mm. This brought the monthly total to 28.5mm.

Monday was initially cloudy but not long after dawn the sun began to break through. After very low barometric pressure on Sunday it has begun to rise with a reading of 1008.0mb at 08.00.