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Charlwood (nearest observation site to London Gatwick Airport)

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London Gatwick Airport forecast
Mon 05 Dec 2016
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Mist Mist Mist Fog Fog
2.6 ° 2.1 ° 2.0 ° 0.6 ° 0.0 °
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ENE 5 NE 2 N 2 NNW 1 N 1
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Tue 06 Dec 2016
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Fog Fog Fog Overcast Fog Fog Fog Fog Fog Fog Fog Fog Overcast Mist Mist Mist Mist Mist Overcast Overcast
-0.5 ° -0.6 ° 0.3 ° 2.4 ° 2.6 ° 2.2 ° 2.2 ° 2.7 ° 3.1 ° 3.6 ° 4.4 ° 5.4 ° 6.2 ° 7.8 ° 9.9 ° 10.4 ° 10.3 ° 10.3 ° 10.1 ° 10.0 °
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NNE 1 N 1 N 1 NE 1 ENE 2 NNE 1 N 1 ENE 2 N 2 NNE 1 E 3 NE 3 NNE 3 NE 2 SSE 5 S 5 S 5 SSW 6 SSW 5 SSW 5
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VP VP VP P VP VP VP VP VP VP VP VP P P M P M P P M
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99% 99% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 97% 95% 95% 93% 93%
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R R F R R R F F R R R R F F F F F R R R
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Issued at: 1900 on Tue 6 Dec 2016

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Extremes

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London & South East England extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature St Catherines Point 11.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Stowe 4.1 °C
Lowest minimum temperature South Newington -5.9 °C
Highest rainfall Hampton Water Works 0.2 mm
Sunniest Odiham 5.9 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Plymouth 12.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Aviemore -3.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Aviemore -9.8 °C
Highest rainfall Lerwick 0.6 mm
Sunniest Odiham 5.9 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 Mon 5 Dec 2016

Weather map

Tue 1900

Weather observation map for London Gatwick Airport

London Gatwick Airport London Gatwick Airport – Overcast 51.1511 -0.1768
Northolt Northolt – Overcast 51.548 -0.415
Gravesend-Broadness Gravesend-Broadness – No data 51.464 0.314
Benson Benson – Overcast 51.62 -1.097
Middle Wallop Middle Wallop – Mist 51.149 -1.57
Langdon Bay Langdon Bay – No data 51.133 1.348
Bedford Bedford – Fog 52.225 -0.464
Bedford Bedford – Fog 52.225 -0.464
Lyneham Lyneham – Overcast 51.5031 -1.9924
Little Rissington (ESAWS) Little Rissington (ESAWS) – No data 51.86 -1.692
Wattisham Wattisham – Fog 52.123 0.961
Wittering Wittering – Fog 52.6111 -0.459
Yeovilton Yeovilton – Overcast 51.006 -2.64
Coleshill Coleshill – Mist 52.48 -1.689
Weybourne Weybourne – Fog 52.949 1.127
Hereford Hereford – Fog 52.083 -2.8
Coningsby Coningsby – Drizzle 53.094 -0.171
Watnall Watnall – Mist 53.005 -1.25
St-Athan St-Athan – Overcast 51.405 -3.44

Location Details

London Gatwick Airport

Location: 51.1511, -0.1768

Altitude: 59.0 m above mean sea level

Charlwood

Location: 51.15, -0.2333

Altitude: 67.0 m above mean sea level

Distance from London Gatwick Airport: 3.9 km