The sun will come out for Somerset today as temperatures continue to rise across the county.

In their south west summary, Met Office said: "A clear and cold start to the day. The sunshine will last into the afternoon for many.

"It may turn a little cloudy for some but it will be staying dry."

The maximum temperature is set to reach around 17C, before falling to a minimum of 2C overnight.

Tomorrow's forecast said: "Another clear and sunny day throughout. It will be feeling fairly warm in the sunshine, with light winds expected."

The temperature is set to peak at 19C.