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Benson (nearest observation site to Reading)

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Reading forecast
Fri 12 Feb 2016
1400 1500 1600 1700 1800 1900 2000 2100 2200 2300
Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy
6.0 5.7 5.4 4.6 3.5 3.9 3.8 4.2 4.3 4.2
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) arrow down
E 11 ENE 11 E 8 E 8 E 6 NNE 3 N 3 E 5 E 5 ENE 5
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
VG VG VG VG G G G G G G
Humidity arrow down
72% 74% 73% 77% 85% 82% 85% 83% 83% 85%
Pressure (hPa) arrow down
994 994 995 995 995 996 996 996 995 994
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
F R R R R R R R F F
Sat 13 Feb 2016
0000 0100 0200 0300 0400 0500 0600 0700 0800 0900 1000 1100 1200 1300 1400
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain
4.1 3.2 2.5 3.2 2.7 3.2 3.1 3.1 2.5 2.9 3.3 3.6 3.9 4.2 4.0
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) arrow down
E 7 E 7 ENE 6 ESE 14 E 13 E 16 E 15 E 17 ENE 13 ENE 16 ENE 15 ENE 13 ENE 15 NE 11 NNE 10
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
G G G G G G G G M M M M G G G
Humidity arrow down
86% 87% 88% 85% 86% 83% 84% 83% 92% 90% 90% 90% 88% 89% 91%
Pressure (hPa) arrow down
994 993 992 991 990 989 987 986 986 985 984 984 984 984 984
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F
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Issued at: 1400 on Sat 13 Feb 2016

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Extremes

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London & South East England extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Brize Norton 8.2 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Wych Cross 3.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature South Newington -3.0 °C
Highest rainfall St Catherines Point 7.2 mm
Sunniest Brize Norton 5.1 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Isles of Scilly 10.8 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Balmoral 0.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Dalwhinnie -10.7 °C
Highest rainfall Helens Bay 31.0 mm
Sunniest Lerwick 7.3 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: 2303 on Fri 12 Feb 2016

Weather map

Sat 1400

Weather observation map for Reading

Reading Reading – Light rain 51.4523 -0.9724
Lyneham Lyneham – Overcast 51.5031 -1.9924
Northolt Northolt – Overcast 51.548 -0.415
Bedford Bedford – Drizzle 52.225 -0.464
Middle Wallop Middle Wallop – Overcast 51.149 -1.57
Little Rissington (ESAWS) Little Rissington (ESAWS) – Overcast 51.86 -1.692
Shoreham Shoreham – No data 50.836 -0.292
Gravesend-Broadness Gravesend-Broadness – No data 51.464 0.314
Bedford Bedford – Drizzle 52.225 -0.464
Yeovilton Yeovilton – Light shower day 51.006 -2.64
Coleshill Coleshill – Cloudy 52.48 -1.689
Wittering Wittering – Light rain 52.6111 -0.459
Hereford Hereford – Cloudy 52.083 -2.8
St-Athan St-Athan – Cloudy 51.405 -3.44
Wattisham Wattisham – Drizzle 52.123 0.961
Langdon Bay Langdon Bay – No data 51.133 1.348
Watnall Watnall – Overcast 53.005 -1.25
Coningsby Coningsby – Overcast 53.094 -0.171
Leek Leek – Cloudy 53.12755 -1.97993
Exeter Airport Exeter Airport – No data 50.737 -3.405

Location Details

Reading

Location: 51.4523, -0.9724

Altitude: 37.0m above mean sea level

Benson

Location: 51.62, -1.097

Altitude: 57.0 m above mean sea level

Distance from Reading: 20.5 km