Due to essential maintenance work on 7 December 2016 you may experience some disruption to services through the Met Office web site. This is most likely to occur between 1000 and 1200. We are sorry for any inconvenience this may cause.

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Lyneham (nearest observation site to Royal Wootton Bassett)

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Royal Wootton Bassett forecast
Tue 06 Dec 2016
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7.8 ° 8.2 ° 7.9 ° 8.4 ° 8.4 ° 8.7 ° 8.6 ° 8.7 ° 8.9 ° 9.2 ° 9.2 ° 9.2 ° 9.3 ° 9.5 °
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Wed 07 Dec 2016
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9.6 ° 9.5 ° 9.7 ° 9.3 ° 9.5 ° 9.5 ° 9.4 ° 9.3 ° 9.4 ° 9.9 ° 10.8 °
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Issued at: 1000 on Wed 7 Dec 2016

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Extremes

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South West England extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Bude 12.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Little Rissington 8.4 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Upper Lambourn 1.0 °C
Highest rainfall Westonbirt 0.4 mm
Sunniest Bude 0.1 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Magilligan 13.4 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Strathallan 2.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Aviemore -9.2 °C
Highest rainfall Lusa 22.6 mm
Sunniest Manston 2.8 hours

About extremes

Highest maximum temperature - (0900 to 2100 on the date shown)

Lowest maximum temperature - (0900 to 2100 on the date shown)

Lowest minimum temperature - (2100 on the previous day to 0900 on the date shown)

Highest rainfall -(2100 on the previous day to 2100 on the date shown)

Sunniest - (2100 on the previous day to 2100 on the date shown)

The information shown is initial data as it is received; observations are subject to final quality control after publication on this website. This is particularly the case for rainfall totals during snow events.

Issued at: 2302 on Tue 6 Dec 2016

Weather map

Wed 1000

Weather observation map for Royal Wootton Bassett

Royal Wootton Bassett Royal Wootton Bassett – Overcast 51.541 -1.9009
Benson Benson – Cloudy 51.62 -1.097
Little Rissington (ESAWS) Little Rissington (ESAWS) – No data 51.86 -1.692
Middle Wallop Middle Wallop – Mist 51.149 -1.57
Hereford Hereford – Cloudy 52.083 -2.8
Yeovilton Yeovilton – Cloudy 51.006 -2.64
St-Athan St-Athan – Drizzle 51.405 -3.44
Bedford Bedford – Mist 52.225 -0.464
Coleshill Coleshill – Mist 52.48 -1.689
Northolt Northolt – Cloudy 51.548 -0.415
Mumbles Head Mumbles Head – No data 51.565 -3.981
Lake Vyrnwy SAWS Lake Vyrnwy SAWS – Cloudy 52.757 -3.464
Exeter Airport 2 Exeter Airport 2 – Sunny intervals 50.7366 -3.40458
Shoreham Shoreham – No data 50.836 -0.292
Bedford Bedford – Mist 52.225 -0.464
Chivenor Chivenor – Sunny day 51.089 -4.149
Wittering Wittering – Mist 52.6111 -0.459
Leek Leek – Mist 53.12755 -1.97993
Watnall Watnall – Mist 53.005 -1.25

Location Details

Royal Wootton Bassett

Location: 51.541, -1.9009

Altitude: 122.0 m above mean sea level

Lyneham

Location: 51.5031, -1.9924

Altitude: 145.0 m above mean sea level

Distance from Royal Wootton Bassett: 7.6 km