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The United Kingdom's warmest February day

The United Kingdom's warmest February day Image ID 2565
Acquisition date 26-Feb-2019
Over head time 12:05:00
Satellite Sensor viirs
Sensor Channel(s) 1,4,3

On the day this pass was received (26 February 2019) the Met Office reported that the United Kingdom’s warmest February/winter day on record, a temperature of 21.2 degrees Celsius (70.2 degrees Fahrenheit), was measured at Kew Gardens, London. A cloud of Saharan dust can be seen off and over Ireland and Scotland. Smoke plumes from wildfires are visible over the UK. Sediment from river runoff colours bodies of water.

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