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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: Dry with sunny spells and varying amounts of cloud. Max. 12.1 °C Min. 2.5 °C Rain 0.0 mm Gust 14.1 mph Sunshine 4.5 hrs

2nd: Dry during the daytime with spells of sunshine. Showers during the evening, but then staying mainly dry overnight. Max. 13.9 °C Min. 4.8 °C Rain 0.7 mm Gust 25.7 mph Sunshine 4.7 hrs

3rd: Cloudy with some occasional light showers during the morning followed by heavy and prolonged rain through the afternoon. Wind freshening. Max. 10.3 °C Min. 6.0 °C Rain 7.7 mm Gust 34.9 mph Sunshine 0.0 hrs

4th: A breezy day with frequent showers and spells of sunshine in between. Max. 10.5 °C Min. 1.7 °C Rain 1.0 mm Gust 37.4 mph Sunshine 4.2 hrs

5th: An unsettled day with further frequent showers, light through the morning but turning heavier into the afternoon with hail and thunder.  Max. 10.2 °C Min. 2.6 °C Rain 1.7 mm Gust 19.7 mph Sunshine 7.9 hrs

6th: Showers during the morning, but generally drier with lighter winds and some good spells of sunshine developing through the afternoon. Max. 11.3 °C Min. 2.4 °C Rain 0.6 mm Gust 24.2 mph Sunshine 5.5 hrs

7th: A fine day with good spells of sunshine. Dry for much of the night, but faily heavy rain breaking out during the morning of the 8th. Max. 13.8 °C Min. 4.4 °C Rain 10.3 mm Gust 13.9 mph Sunshine 10.5 hrs

8th: Continuous moderate rain through the morning becoming lighter and more intermittent later. Max. 14.9 °C Min. 8.6 °C Rain 2.0 mm Gust 28.4 mph Sunshine 0.0 hrs

9th: A breezy day. Mild. Dry for much of the day, but with a fair amount of cloud. Shower duing the early evening. Max. 17.5 °C Min. 9.0 °C Rain 0.5 mm Gust 25.1 mph Sunshine 0.1 hrs

10th: Another breezy day with sunshine and scattered showers. Breeze easing during the evening. Max. 15.9 °C Min. 5.9 °C Rain 1.4 mm Gust 37.4 mph Sunshine 5.9 hrs

11th: Frequent showers through the day, occasionally heavy but followed by spells of sunshine. Winds lighter. Max. 16.2 °C Min. 5.8 °C Rain 3.0 mm Gust 20.6 mph Sunshine 3.8 hrs

12th: Dry during the daytime and mild with just a very light breeze. Cloudy at times, but still some good spells of sunshine. Outbreaks of showery rain early on the 13th. Max. 16.3 °C Min. 8.5 °C Rain 0.3 mm Gust 11.9 mph Sunshine 4.6 hrs

13th: A cloudy day, although dry for the most part until the early evening and then frequent heavy showers continuing overnight. Max. 15.1 °C Min. 6.5 °C Rain 5.0 mm Gust 18.6 mph Sunshine 0.0 hrs


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