Warm air still in evidence

The breeze on Sunday, predominantly from the southwest, meant another above average maximum (+3.1C) with a peak of 11.1C at 12.08. There were brief glimpses of sunshine but not sustained.

Overnight another 2.1mm of rain was recorded that brought the monthly total to 45.4mm when the 36-year average is 91.9mm. As the skies cleared following the overnight rain and cloud the thermometer fell away to read a minimum of 5.8C being 3.5C above the 36-year average.

Monday morning brought predominantly clear skies except for shower clouds travelling in from the southwest at 08.00 but currently skirting the area to the south east.