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Benson (nearest observation site to Reading)

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Sat 28 May 2016
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Clear night Clear night Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Clear night Clear night
9.7 ° 9.4 ° 9.6 ° 9.8 ° 10.6 ° 11.8 ° 12.8 ° 14.7 ° 16.4 ° 16.6 ° 17.0 ° 17.6 ° 19.0 ° 19.3 ° 19.0 ° 18.9 ° 18.2 ° 16.8 ° 14.5 ° 13.2 ° 12.7 °
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NNE 6 N 5 N 3 N 5 N 6 N 6 N 7 NNE 7 NNE 6 NNE 8 ESE 8 E 9 NE 9 NNE 11 NNE 10 NNE 11 NNE 11 NNE 9 NNE 8 NE 8 NE 9
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M M M M M M G G G G G G G G G G G G G G G
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96% 95% 95% 94% 90% 85% 81% 75% 69% 69% 65% 64% 59% 62% 63% 61% 61% 67% 76% 81% 81%
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1017 1017 1017 1017 1017 1017 1017 1016 1016 1016 1016 1015 1015 1014 1014 1013 1013 1014 1014 1014 1014
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Sun 29 May 2016
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Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night
11.1 ° 10.3 ° 8.7 ° 7.5 °
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NE 7 NNW 6 N 6 N 6
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G G M M
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87% 89% 94% 95%
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1014 1014 1014 1014
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R F F R
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Issued at: 0300 on Sun 29 May 2016

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Extremes

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London & South East England extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Otterbourne Water Works 21.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Manston 15.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature High Beach 8.0 °C
Highest rainfall Shoreham 24.6 mm
Sunniest Brize Norton 7.8 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Otterbourne Water Works 21.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 8.8 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Altnaharra 1.1 °C
Highest rainfall Swyddffynnon 31.2 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 14.4 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 29 May 2016

Weather map

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Weather observation map for Reading

Reading Reading – Clear night 51.4523 -0.9724
Lyneham Lyneham – Clear night 51.5031 -1.9924
Northolt Northolt – Clear night 51.548 -0.415
Bedford Bedford – Fog 52.225 -0.464
Middle Wallop Middle Wallop – Clear night 51.149 -1.57
Little Rissington (ESAWS) Little Rissington (ESAWS) – Clear night 51.86 -1.692
Shoreham Shoreham – No data 50.836 -0.292
Gravesend-Broadness Gravesend-Broadness – No data 51.464 0.314
Bedford Bedford – Fog 52.225 -0.464
Yeovilton Yeovilton – Cloudy 51.006 -2.64
Coleshill Coleshill – Mist 52.48 -1.689
Wittering Wittering – Mist 52.6111 -0.459
Hereford Hereford – Mist 52.083 -2.8
St-Athan St-Athan – Clear night 51.405 -3.44
Wattisham Wattisham – Mist 52.123 0.961
Langdon Bay Langdon Bay – No data 51.133 1.348
Watnall Watnall – Mist 53.005 -1.25
Coningsby Coningsby – Cloudy 53.094 -0.171
Leek Leek – Clear night 53.12755 -1.97993
Exeter Airport 2 Exeter Airport 2 – Partly cloudy night 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