d a i l y w e a t h e r d i a r y


1st: Another fine day with lengthy spells of warm sunshine. Cloud building for a time during the late afternoon threatening showers, but staying largely dry. Max. 19.1 C Min. 8.2 C Rain 0.0 mm Gust 8.5 mph Sunshine 9.8 hrs

2nd: A chilly start, but essentially another fine day with warm spells of sunshine. Turning cooler again towards evening. Max. 20.8 C Min. 10.2 C Rain 0.0 mm Gust 12.1 mph Sunshine 10.4 hrs

3rd: Cloudy and feeling noticeably cooler. Scattered outbreaks of light rain during the afternoon and evening turning heavier overnight. Max. 17.0 C Min. 12.4 C Rain 2.3 mm Gust 23.5 mph Sunshine 0.0 hrs

4th: Overnight rain clearing then staying dry, but cloudy. Warm and humid. Max. 22.2 C Min. 15.4 C Rain 0.0 mm Gust 17.9 mph Sunshine 0.6 hrs

5th: Continuing rather humid. Overcast for much of the day and dry. Max. 20.3 C Min. 10.2 C Rain 2.8 mm Gust 32.0 mph Sunshine 1.9 hrs

6th: Mostly fine and dry apart from a brief shower during the morning. Some brief spells of sunshine, but essentially cloudy. Max. 17.8 C Min. 9.9 C Rain 0.4 mm Gust 19.0 mph Sunshine 3.1 hrs

7th: Dry during the day. Some spells of sunshine but generally cloudy. Outbreaks of rain during the evening and overnight. Max. 18.6 C Min. 13.3 C Rain 1.2 mm Gust 20.6 mph Sunshine 3.0 hrs

8th: Unsettled with showery outbreaks of rain in between brief spells of sunshine. Max. 17.3 C Min. 9.1 C Rain 4.4 mm Gust 16.1 mph Sunshine 0.7 hrs

9th: Bright through the morning, but cloud developing towards lunchtime. Heavy and thundery downpours through the afternoon. Further showers overnight. Max. 17.1 C Min. 7.7 C Rain 4.1 mm Gust 24.2 mph Sunshine 4.6 hrs

10th: Dry, but generally cloudy through the morning with limited brightness. Winds freshening later with scattered showers and longer spells of rain. Max. 15.1 C Min. 9.7 C Rain 0.9 mm Gust 33.6 mph Sunshine 1.0 hrs

11th: A mix of sunshine and scattered showers, the showers becoming heavy and thundery through the late afternoon. Max. 17.7 C Min. 9.3 C Rain 5.7 mm Gust 30.0 mph Sunshine 2.3 hrs

12th: Dry throughout much of the day with spells of sunshine. Outbreaks of rain overnight with the wind picking up overnight as Storm Aileen, the first named storm of the autumn/winter season tracks to the north. Max. 17.8 C Min. 10.3 C Rain 2.5 mm Gust 38.3 mph Sunshine 6.7 hrs

13th: A bright start to the day and remaining dry with good spells of sunshine until mid afternoon, then showers. Turning fresher. Max. 16.5 C Min. 7.2 C Rain 1.1 mm Gust 32.9 mph Sunshine 8.8 hrs

14th: A dry day, the county largely escaping the showers forecast for much of the country. Feeling distinctly autumnal though. Max. 16.2 C Min. 6.0 C Rain 0.0 mm Gust 28.4 mph Sunshine 5.4 hrs

15th: A bright, but chilly start. Initially dry, but with showers developing through the morning and continuing into the afternoon. Max. 14.8 C Min. 7.4 C Rain 2.3 mm Gust 19.9 mph Sunshine 2.0 hrs

16th: Dry, but cloudy throughout much of the day. Sharp showers breaking out by late afternoon and continuing through the evening. Feeling distinctly autumnal. Max. 15.1 C Min. 7.5 C Rain 1.3 mm Gust 17.9 mph Sunshine 0.7 hrs

17th: A largely fine day with spells of sunshine. Chilly to start, but feeling mild in the sunshine. Some occasional very light showers by late afternoon. Max. 16.7 C Min. 9.6 C Rain tr mm Gust 21.5 mph Sunshine 4.2 hrs

18th: A chilly start, but dry through the morning with some brief sunny spells. The odd shower during the afternoon, but outbreaks of rain through the evening and overnight. Max. 15.0 C Min. 6.5 C Rain 6.1 mm Gust 21.0 mph Sunshine 1.0 hrs

19th: Patchy mist and fog to start, but clearing to prolonged spells of sunshine and feeling pleasantly warm by late afternoon. Max. 16.1 C Min. 7.9 C Rain 0.0 mm Gust 9.8 mph Sunshine 7.5 hrs

20th: Dry throughout much of the day, but staying rather cloudy. Some patchy outbreaks of very light rain or drizzle during the evening and at first light on the 21st. Max. 17.1 C Min. 12.9 C Rain 0.5 mm Gust 20.4 mph Sunshine 0.7 hrs

21st: Dry through the morning, but heavy showers and longer spells of rain overnight into the 22nd. Max. 16.1 C Min. 5.9 C Rain 2.4 mm Gust 16.6 mph Sunshine 0.0 hrs

22nd: A chilly start with patchy mist and fog, clearing to prolonged spells of sunshine and remaining dry. Becoming mild later. Max. 17.1 C Min. 11.3 C Rain 0.0 mm Gust 16.6 mph Sunshine 8.1 hrs

23rd: A very mild start to the day. Early cloud clearing to spells of sunshine through the afternoon. Max. 19.0 C Min. 10.1 C Rain 0.0 mm Gust 17.7 mph Sunshine 2.6 hrs






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