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Temperatures

As well as disruption due to the amounts of snow, some very cold temperatures were experienced too. A minimum of -21.1°C was recorded at Altnaharra in the Scottish Highlands on 1 December.

On the morning of 3 December a minimum of -19.0°C was recorded at RAF Topcliffe in North Yorkshire and -17.9°C was recorded at RAF Leeming.

The image shows minimum temperatures recorded on the night of 2 December 2010. Minimum temperatures are from the period 2100 the evening before to 0900.