A touch of summer on Thursday

Thursday under strong sunshine, the thermometer rose to 21.4C being 1.2C above the average and the warmest day in a fortnight. At the same time the UV level rose to 7.3, which is rated Very High. The modest breeze came from the southeast.

The past night was far less cold than the previous night with the thermometer not sinking below 10.0C, just average for June, at 04.49.

Friday after dawn did not reveal any sunshine as there was total cloud cover with the thermometer having recovered to 13.3C at 08.00 and barometric pressure reading 1018.0mb. With the centre of the anticyclone relocating the wind on Friday will be coming from the northeast for most of the day.