Last night’s heavy rain

As forecast, heavy rain fell across parts of southern and southwestern Britain last night.

Here are some rainfall totals between midnight and 8am from Met Office reporting stations:

Station     Amount
Exeter Airport, Devon 39.2 mm
Dunkeswell, Devon 35.6 mm
Okehampton, Devon 33.8 mm
North Wyke, Devon 32.6 mm
Liscome, Somerset 23 mm
Pembrey Sands, Dyfed 22.8 mm
Mumbles Head, West Glamorgan 21.2 mm
Libanus, Powys 20.8 mm
Yeovilton, Somerset 20.4 mm
Cardiff, South Glamorgan 20.2 mm

More heavy rain, and strong to gale force winds are expected across the UK over the next few days.

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One Response to Last night’s heavy rain

  1. Di Slater says:

    Interesting but would be good to be able to click on something and convert it to inches for us old ones.

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