Warmest morning in four months

After a wet start to Saturday a little sunshine broke through late morning amounting to 2.3 hours.

The very mild weather continued with the thermometer rising to 11.7C at 12.47 in the sunshine, which was 4.2C above the 35-year average. The thermometer dipped away in the evening to a low of 7.5C being 6.2C above average but recovered in the early hours of Sunday to give a reading of 11.3C at 08.00 on Sunday morning making it the warmest day since 26th October.

Sunday dawned with the strong winds continuing and more rain. The past twenty-four hours brought another 7.0mm of rainfall raising the monthly total to 106.1mm being 163% of the long-term average.