June was warm, wet and gloomy

The average temperature in June (17.5 celsius) was over two degrees warmer than normal, making the month the fifth warmest since 1901, according to weather bureau KNMI. Rainfall was also heavy, varying from 150 mm in some areas to 45 mm in others. The sun shone for 165 hours, compared with an average of 192 hours.

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