The UK’s April under strict lockdown could become the sunniest on record.
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The Met Office recorded 215.8 hours of sunshine between April 1 and 27.
The total is 46 percent higher than the average for the month and beats the record of 211.9 hours in 2015.
The Met Office said April is provisionally the sunniest on record for the UK since 1929.
The full statistics for the month will be released on May 1.