Welcome sunshine on Sunday but rain returned overnight

There was glorious sunshine on Sunday amounting to 6.4 hours after the previous wet days, which raised the temperature to a peak of 15.4C being 0.7C above average.

The rain arrived from the next rain band just before 06.00 Monday morning bringing 1.9mm.

The minimum overnight was 7.4C, just above average, but rose again after 03.45 as the cloud arrived so that by 08.00 the thermometer read 8.9C