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Benson (nearest observation site to Reading)

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Reading forecast
Sat 23 Jul 2016
1600 1700 1800 1900 2000 2100 2200 2300
Sunny intervals Sunny day Sunny day Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night
27.4 ° 26.4 ° 25.3 ° 24.0 ° 22.8 ° 21.2 ° 19.6 ° 18.2 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) arrow down
S 9 SSW 13 SSW 10 SSW 10 W 8 W 6 W 6 WSW 3
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
VG E E VG VG VG VG VG
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39% 43% 45% 55% 57% 61% 65% 71%
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1019 1019 1019 1019 1019 1020 1020 1020
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
F F F F R R R R
Sun 24 Jul 2016
0000 0100 0200 0300 0400 0500 0600 0700 0800 0900 1000 1100 1200 1300 1400 1500 1600
Clear night Cloudy Clear night Clear night Clear night Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy
15.6 ° 14.5 ° 12.5 ° 12.3 ° 11.9 ° 11.0 ° 11.9 ° 15.9 ° 16.8 ° 17.9 ° 19.2 ° 20.6 ° 20.9 ° 22.4 ° 22.6 ° 21.4 ° 20.5 °
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WSW 1 SSW 3 SSE 5 SSW 3 S 6 S 2 SSE 2 S 5 S 3 S 7 S 8 SSW 10 SSW 13 SSW 11 S 13 SW 11 SW 11
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
VG VG VG VG VG VG G VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG G G
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83% 85% 92% 91% 92% 95% 95% 90% 88% 83% 77% 70% 66% 56% 58% 72% 73%
Pressure (hPa) arrow down
1021 1021 1020 1020 1020 1019 1019 1019 1020 1020 1019 1019 1019 1018 1018 1018 1018
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
R R F F F F F F R R R F F F F F F
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Issued at: 1600 on Sun 24 Jul 2016

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Extremes

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London & South East England extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Northolt 28.7 °C
Lowest maximum temperature St Catherines Point 18.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Benson 11.0 °C
Highest rainfall Hampton Water Works 0.0 mm
Sunniest Manston 13.9 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Northolt 28.7 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Wick Airport 14.8 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Dalwhinnie 5.4 °C
Highest rainfall Stormont Castle 6.2 mm
Sunniest Manston 13.9 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: 0002 on Sun 24 Jul 2016

Weather map

Sun 1600

Weather observation map for Reading

Reading Reading – Cloudy 51.4523 -0.9724
Lyneham Lyneham – Overcast 51.5031 -1.9924
Northolt Northolt – Cloudy 51.548 -0.415
Middle Wallop Middle Wallop – Cloudy 51.149 -1.57
Little Rissington (ESAWS) Little Rissington (ESAWS) – Cloudy 51.86 -1.692
Shoreham Shoreham – No data 50.836 -0.292
Gravesend-Broadness Gravesend-Broadness – No data 51.464 0.314
Yeovilton Yeovilton – Cloudy 51.006 -2.64
Coleshill Coleshill – Overcast 52.48 -1.689
Wittering Wittering – Cloudy 52.6111 -0.459
Hereford Hereford – Overcast 52.083 -2.8
St-Athan St-Athan – Light shower day 51.405 -3.44
Wattisham Wattisham – Sunny intervals 52.123 0.961
Langdon Bay Langdon Bay – No data 51.133 1.348
Watnall Watnall – Overcast 53.005 -1.25
Coningsby Coningsby – Cloudy 53.094 -0.171
Leek Leek – Overcast 53.12755 -1.97993
Exeter Airport 2 Exeter Airport 2 – Overcast 50.7366 -3.40458

Location Details

Reading

Location: 51.4523, -0.9724

Altitude: 37.0 m above mean sea level

Benson

Location: 51.62, -1.097

Altitude: 57.0 m above mean sea level

Distance from Reading: 20.5 km