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Benson (nearest observation site to Reading)

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Tue 27 Jan 2015
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Cloudy Overcast Overcast Cloudy Overcast
6.5 6.7 6.5 6.3 6.2
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SW 7 SW 9 SW 8 SSW 7 SSW 10
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
E VG VG E VG
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74% 73% 77% 81% 85%
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Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
F F F F F
Sunrise: 07:50 Sunset: 16:43 Moon phase: First quarter
Wed 28 Jan 2015
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Drizzle Overcast Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Drizzle Drizzle Drizzle Drizzle Drizzle Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Clear night Clear night Clear night
6.0 6.1 6.5 6.5 6.6 7.2 7.7 8.1 8.9 9.8 9.7 9.4 5.4 6.3 5.7 6.1 5.4 4.8 3.5 3.0
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SSW 11 SSW 11 SW 15 SSW 13 SSW 15 SSW 18 29 SSW 16 SSW 15 SSW 17 SSW 22 30 SW 17 31 WSW 23 41 W 15 45 W 17 40 W 21 44 W 23 37 W 15 37 W 17 33 W 14 WSW 11
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
VG E E VG E E VG M G G G VG E E E E E E VG VG
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89% 89% 88% 88% 87% 88% 90% 95% 93% 89% 92% 73% 87% 68% 64% 52% 53% 50% 64% 67%
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1020 1017 1016 1015 1013 1011 1009 1007 1005 1003 1002 1001 1001 1002 1002 1003 1003 1003 1004 1003
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F F F F F F F F F F F F F F R R R R R F
Sunrise: 07:49 Sunset: 16:45 Moon phase: First quarter
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Issued at: 1900 on Wed 28 Jan 2015

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Extremes

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London & South East England extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature St James Park 9.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Wych Cross 7.2 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Benson -0.8 °C
Highest rainfall Thorney Island Trace 
Sunniest Manston 3.8 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Fyvie Castle 10.3 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Tredegar Bryn Bach Park 5.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Santon Downham -2.9 °C
Highest rainfall Kinlochewe 10.6 mm
Sunniest Manston 3.8 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)

Issued at: 2303 on Tue 27 Jan 2015

Weather map

Wed 1900

Weather observation map for Reading

Reading Reading – Clear night 51.4523 -0.9724
Swindon Swindon – Clear night 51.5556 -1.7784
London London – Clear night 51.5081 -0.1248
Milton Keynes Milton Keynes – Clear night 52.0382 -0.7555
Southampton Southampton – No data 50.9093 -1.403
Banbury Banbury – Overcast 52.0625 -1.3383
Brighton Brighton – No data 50.822 -0.1356
Rochester Rochester – No data 51.3875 0.5084
Cambridge Cambridge – Clear night 52.2075 0.124
Yeovil Yeovil – Cloudy 50.9416 -2.632
Birmingham Birmingham – Partly cloudy night 52.4859 -1.889
Peterborough Peterborough – Cloudy 52.569 -0.2388
Hereford Hereford – Light shower night 52.056 -2.7146
Cardiff Cardiff – Clear night 51.4812 -3.1778
Ipswich Ipswich – Clear night 52.0563 1.1499
Dover Dover – No data 51.1259 1.3179
Nottingham Nottingham – Cloudy 52.9545 -1.1565
Boston Boston – Partly cloudy night 52.9786 -0.0249
Stoke-on-Trent Stoke-on-Trent – Cloudy 53.0024 -2.178
Exeter Exeter – No data 50.7179 -3.5327

Location Details

Reading

Location: 51.4523, -0.9724

Altitude: 37m above mean sea level

Benson

Location: 51.62, -1.097

Altitude: 57 m above mean sea level

Distance from Reading: 20.5 km