Warmest day for eight months

After a sunny morning on Monday the showers got going late afternoon adding another 1.2mm to the total now standing at 29.9mm when the average is 60.7mm.

It was the warmest day since 24th September with a maximum of 23.1C being 5.6C above the 38-year average. The minimum of 8.6C that occurred at 04.59 on Wednesday was also above average (+2.2C).

The UV level rose a little higher with a peak value of 7.0 that just took it into the ‘Very High’ category.

After a misty and cloudy start to Wednesday the sun began to make occasional appearances after 07.00 and more after 08.00 that lifted the temperature to 12.2C.