Highest daily maximum temperature         31.8°C                    19th July 

Lowest maximum temperature             max 3.5°C                 14th January  

Highest overnight minimum temperature   21.1°C                    20th July   

Coldest night of 2016 so far                        -4.1°C                   16th February

Lowest grass minimum of 2016 so far       -8.5°C                    24th February

Wettest day of 2016 so far                         32.2mm                    6th February

Greatest snow depth of 2016 so far         less than 1cm

Longest period of snow cover                  1 day

Longest dry spell during 2016 so far      14 days           10th to 23rd March

Sunniest day of 2016 so far                     14.2hr                             6th June 

Longest period without sun so far          2 days 

2nd & 3rd January, 18th & 19th March,  24th & 25th October 

Windiest day of 2016 so far                  14.5mph                1st February

Maximum wind gust of 2016 so far      45mph                    7th February

Highest pressure in 2016 so far          1036mb               13th & 14th March 

                                                                                                    29th October

Lowest pressure in 2016 so far             972mb                    28th March

Warmest month of 2016 so far             17.6°C                    August 

Coldest month of 2016 so far               5.1°C                      February  

Wettest month of 2016 so far              100.4mm                 June  

Driest month of 2016 so far                16.0mm                  October 

Sunniest month of 2016 so far           208.1hr                   May  

Dullest month of 2016 so far                53.7hr                  January

Average temperature in 2016 up to the end of December

 10.5°C                 +0.3°C           Compared to 30-year averages 1981-2010

Total rainfall in 2016 up to the end of December     

671.2mm                 97%            Compared to 30-year averages 1981-2010   

Total sunshine in 2016 up to the end of December  

  1508.2hr                98%            Compared to 30-year averages 1981-2010