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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: Thin cloud to start the day with a hint of this breaking up during the morning, but not sufficient to allow any sunshine. If anything, cloud thickening later in the day. Dry though. Max. 7.8 °C Min. 3.6 °C Rain 0.0 mm Gust 17.7 mph Sunshine 0.0 hrs

2nd: Another grey and overcast day and becoming quite windy through the middle part of the day, the wind easing off later with rain overnight into the 3rd. Max. 10.4 °C Min. 6.1 °C Rain 2.3 mm Gust 26.6 mph Sunshine 0.0 hrs

3rd: A fine day with light winds and early cloud dissolving away to reveal some prolonged spells of sunshine. Max. 7.5 °C Min. 3.2 °C Rain 0.0 mm Gust 24.6 mph Sunshine 4.2 hrs

4th: Continuing fine and dry. Mostly cloudy with the briefest of sunny spells. Max. 8.1 °C Min. 4.6 °C Rain 0.0 mm Gust 14.8 mph Sunshine 0.5 hrs

5th: Another fine and settled day, but staying generally cloudy. Breeze picking up overnight into the 6th. Max. 8.5 °C Min. 6.0 °C Rain 0.0 mm Gust 25.7 mph Sunshine 0.4 hrs

6th: Cloudy with occasional light rain or drizzle developing later in the day, clearing during the early evening.  Max. 8.4 °C Min. 4.1 °C Rain 0.2 mm Gust 36.5 mph Sunshine 0.1 hrs

7th: Becoming windy through the day, but staying generally dry apart from some light drizzle later in the day. Mild. Max. 12.9 °C Min. 6.9 °C Rain tr mm Gust 31.3 mph Sunshine 0.0 hrs

8th: Fine during the daytime and with the breeze easing. Exceptionally mild for the time of year. Becoming wet and windy through the evening and overnight. Max. 12.2 °C Min. 6.3 °C Rain 8.2 mm Gust 32.9 mph Sunshine 0.1 hrs

9th: Windy initially, but easing during the day. Dry for the most part, but outbreaks of rain during the evening, heavy at times. Max. 10.9 °C Min. 4.1 °C Rain 3.2 mm Gust 25.5 mph Sunshine 0.4 hrs

10th: A dry day with light winds and sunny spells following quite a chilly start. Wind increasing during the late evening and overnight. Max. 8.9 °C Min. 3.5 °C Rain 0.0 mm Gust 31.1 mph Sunshine 6.9 hrs

11th: A windy dry, mostly cloudy but dry and very mild. Outbreaks of rain early in the night. Max. 10.6 °C Min. 8.1 °C Rain 1.5 mm Gust 32.7 mph Sunshine 0.0 hrs

12th: A fine day. Cloudy at first, but spells of sunshine coming through later. Continuing mild. Winds generally falling light. Max. 10.1 °C Min. 4.2 °C Rain 0.0 mm Gust 26.6 mph Sunshine 2.8 hrs

13th: An unsettled day. Becoming very windy with outbreaks of rain through the late afternoon and evening. Max. 9.8 °C Min. 5.6 °C Rain 2.5 mm Gust 40.0 mph Sunshine 0.6 hrs

14th: Dry through the morning, but turning very windy with outbreaks of heavy rain during the evening. Max. 13.8 °C Min. 5.9 °C Rain 10.1 mm Gust 42.5 mph Sunshine 0.0 hrs

15th: A fine day, dry with lighter winds and spells of sunshine. Max. 9.0 °C Min. 4.7 °C Rain 0.0 mm Gust 20.6 mph Sunshine 2.9 hrs

16th: Mostly dry and cloudy, but with some occasional light showers and increasingly windy through the afternoon. Max. 11.9 °C Min. 6.4 °C Rain 0.7 mm Gust 34.4 mph Sunshine 0.3 hrs

17th: Mostly dry and cloudy through the morning with lights winds. Turning gusty around lunchtime with some sharp showers, these then clearing through the afternoon with spells of sunshine. Temperatures falling sharply later. Max. 8.0 °C Min. 0.9 °C Rain 0.6 mm Gust 31.5 mph Sunshine 1.5 hrs

18th: A chillier day, but dry with prolonged spells of sunshine. Max. 6.6 °C Min. -0.1 °C Rain 0.0 mm Gust 17.7 mph Sunshine 7.7 hrs

19th: A cold and frosty start, but an otherwise fine day with unbroken sunshine right through to sunset. Max. 7.1 °C Min. 0.1 °C Rain 0.0 mm Gust 6.0 mph Sunshine 7.8 hrs

20th: Another cold and frosty start with some mist around, but otherwise a fine day with prolonged spells of sunshine. Max. 7.2 °C Min. 0.1 °C Rain 0.0 mm Gust 9.6 mph Sunshine 7.2 hrs

21st: Frosty again to start, but this melting away quickly after dawn. Rather more cloud around than of late, but still some sunny spells developing later. Milder overnight. Max. 7.3 °C Min. 1.6 °C Rain 0.0 mm Gust 9.6 mph Sunshine 3.9 hrs

22nd: A milder start with some mist and fog to start the day. Fog lifting later, but remaining cloudy. Drizzly spells overnight into the 23rd. Max. 8.4 °C Min. 5.3 °C Rain tr mm Gust 3.6 mph Sunshine 0.0 hrs

23rd: Remaining grey and overcast with occasional drizzly spells. Max. 6.8 °C Min. 5.0 °C Rain tr mm Gust 6.5 mph Sunshine 0.0 hrs

24th: Continuing grey and overcast with some initial mist clearing. Occasional drizzly spells. Max. 6.8 °C Min. 4.9 °C Rain tr mm Gust 10.7 mph Sunshine 0.0 hrs

25th: Anticyclonic gloom continuing. Once more grey and overcast, but generally dry until overnight. Max. 7.4 °C Min. 5.0 °C Rain 2.4 mm Gust 20.6 mph Sunshine 0.0 hrs

26th: Dry through the morning with spells of sunshine, but clouding over later with scattered outbreaks of rain, light at first but turning heavier later. Showers continuing overnight. Max. 9.0 °C Min. 4.4 °C Rain 4.6 mm Gust 22.4 mph Sunshine 0.3 hrs

*to be confirmed