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Note: The climatological data contained in this diary is based on the output of the automatic weather station. Click here to access official data from the Met Office.

1st: Another fine day with prolonged spells of sunshine, but continuing to feel cold. Slight frost to start. Max. 6.0 °C Min. -1.3 °C Rain 0.0 mm Gust 19.2 mph Sunshine 6.7 hrs

2nd: A frosty start, but an otherwise fine day with some good spells of sunshine. Remaining cold. Max. 5.2 °C Min. 0.0 °C Rain 0.2 mm Gust 9.6 mph Sunshine 7.6 hrs

3rd: A dry day with some limited spells of sunshine. Feeling a touch milder during the daytime, but turning colder overnight. Max. 9.3 °C Min. 1.0 °C Rain 0.0 mm Gust 12.5 mph Sunshine 4.7 hrs

4th: A cold and frosty morning. Early mist and quickly clearing to reveal a fine day with prolonged spells of sunshine. Remaining cold though and temperatures falling sharply again after dark. Max. 7.7 °C Min. 0.5 °C Rain 0.3 mm Gust 5.8 mph Sunshine 6.2 hrs

5th: A breezy day and remaining quite cloudy following quite a hard frost overnight. Dry during the daytime, but outbreaks of rain overnight with rising temperatures. Max. 11.1 °C Min. 1.3 °C Rain 1.2 mm Gust 30.2 mph Sunshine 0.0 hrs

6th: Dry through the morning, but some heavy and thundery downpours through the afternoon. Turning drier by early evening. Max. 12.2 °C Min. 7.1 °C Rain 9.2 mm Gust 29.5 mph Sunshine 0.0 hrs

7th: Some spells of sunshine through the morning and winds falling light, but freshening again towards evening. Sharp shower after midnight and again during the night, but dry at dawn. Max. 11.6 °C Min. 7.7 °C Rain 2.1 mm Gust 40.7 mph Sunshine 2.7 hrs

8th: Dry during the daytime with some spells of sunshine. Breezy at times, but generally less windy than the 7th. Showers overnight into the 9th with the wind increasing. Max. 9.8 °C Min. 4.3 °C Rain 0.2 mm Gust 33.3 mph Sunshine 3.9 hrs

9th: Breezy during the daytime, but winds falling light towards evening. Otherwise, a fine day with prolonged spells of winter sunshine. Max. 8.1 °C Min. 1.0 °C Rain 0.0 mm Gust 35.1 mph Sunshine 7.4 hrs

10th: Showers late morning and early evening, but otherwise dry. Breezy at times. Max. 11.8 °C Min. 2.3 °C Rain 1.3 mm Gust 34.4 mph Sunshine 0.0 hrs

11th: A cold but fine morning with some spells of sunshine. Clouding over during the afternoon with sharp showers. Feeling wintry. Max. 7.1 °C Min. 0.3 °C Rain 1.5 mm Gust 21.3 mph Sunshine 2.9 hrs

12th: Unsettled. Following a dry start, persistent and, at times, heavy rain throughout much of the day. Max. 8.1 °C Min. 3.2 °C Rain 10.1 mm Gust 35.6 mph Sunshine 0.0 hrs

13th: A dry day, generally rather cloudy but with some limited spells of sunshine. Breezy at times. Max. 7.5 °C Min. 3.5 °C Rain 0.0 mm Gust 31.8 mph Sunshine 1.4 hrs


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