Warmth returns

During the 7.2 hours of sunshine on Friday the thermometer reached 20.2C, exactly average for June. It was another dry day with the UV of 7.7 in the Very High category.

Clear skies overnight saw the thermometer plunge to 4.7C at 03.16, which was 5.4C below the average.

Saturday brought a glorious start to the day with sunshine from the start that lifted the temperature to 16.2C at 08.00 as the anticyclone intensified with the highest barometric pressure since the end of April.