UV highest since July 2022

In the strong sunshine on Friday the thermometer soared to 22.4C, which was 2.2C above average. The UV level peaked at 8.7, which was at the top end of Very High and the highest since 3rd July 2022 when 8.8 was recorded.

A very brief, light shower was observed at 20.15 but the rainfall was not measurable.

The past night saw a minimum of 10.2C, average for June.

Variable sunshine greeted Saturday that lifted the thermometer to 15.5C at 08.00 under the influence of a ridge of high pressure with a reading at 08.00 of 1021.8mb, the highest this month.