Wednesday brought another dull with much dampness but little precipitation, just 0.6mm.
Although it was a cloudy day, with a little brightness late in the afternoon, the peak temperature was average at 18.7C.
A mild night followed with a minimum of 12.8C being 3.6C above average.
Initially Thursday arrived with hang back of cloud from the weather front that lingered around on Wednesday but just after 08.00 there were glimpses of weak sunshine.
The barometric pressure currently is registering 1026.3mb, the highest since 21st August, which indicates drier and brighter weather ahead.