Thursday was the seventh successive day with a rise in the maximum temperature to a peak of 22.8C, which was 5.7C above average.
A dry day with another 4mm of equivalent rainfall lost through evaporation. The UV level, for the second day, reached into the ‘very high’ level with a peak of 7.6.
A mild night followed with the thermometer not falling below 8.4C being 1.3C above at the average.
Friday arrived with weak sunshine through high, thin cloud that lifted the temperature at 08.00 to 12.1C.