Originally Posted by This is Pete
Yep. Down here in the south-east, the temperature has rarely dipped below 10C over the Christmas period.
The past year has been the second warmest on record, the Met Office has said, despite the summer being disappointingly cool.
It said provisional figures show that only 2006, with an average temperature of 49.5F (9.73C) was warmer than 2011's average temperature of 49.3F (9.62C).