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Sunniest July on record since 2014

21 dry days last month

More than 240 hours of bright sunshine was recorded on the Isle of Man last month. 

It's 20 per cent more than normal and makes it the sunniest July on record since 2014.

There were 16 days in the month which exceeded 20 degrees Celsius. 

On the hottest day, 22 July, the temperature peaked at 26.7 degrees Celsius – the highest recorded in July since 2006.

Rainfall measured 30.4mm with most of this falling during the thunderstorms at the end of the month.

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