February was yet another warm month, being 2.5degC above the local mean. Most days except during the period of 4th-9th were mild. February was also wet, with 61.2mm or 136% of normal. There was a moderate snowfall on the morning of the 8th with around 4cm on all surfaces. For the winter months, a total of 17 air frosts (the harshest being -6.1C on 6th February) and 4 days with snowfall were recorded. All three months were markedly warmer than usual. Rainfall over the three months was fractionally below normal at 179.1mm (92%).