Sunshine and showers – what’s changed?

Under a minor ridge of high pressure the sunshine recorder logged 6.24 hours on Friday with a warmer day as the thermometer rose to 11.4C being 1C above the average.

Showers during daylight hours and more continuous rain overnight logged another 5.6mm of rainfall.

The weather front overnight meant a mild night with a minimum of 5.6C, which was 3.3C above the 36-year average.

Saturday morning saw intermittent sunshine as the hang back of cloud from the weather front eased away to the east.