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Benson (nearest observation site to Oxford)

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Oxford forecast
Sun 01 May 2016
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Sunny day Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy
12.0 ° 13.3 ° 13.8 ° 14.7 ° 14.1 ° 13.5 ° 12.7 ° 11.9 ° 11.5 ° 10.7 ° 10.0 ° 9.6 °
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SSW 10 SSW 15 SW 14 SW 13 SW 14 SSW 16 SSW 13 SSW 14 S 11 S 14 S 14 S 14
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VG E E E E VG VG VG VG VG VG G
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50% 48% 46% 47% 49% 51% 61% 67% 72% 77% 84% 92%
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1028 1027 1027 1027 1026 1026 1026 1026 1026 1026 1026 1026
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F F F F F F F F F F F F
Mon 02 May 2016
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Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
9.6 ° 9.8 ° 10.2 ° 10.5 ° 10.5 ° 10.5 ° 10.7 ° 10.9 ° 11.4 ° 11.9 ° 13.3 ° 14.5 ° 14.6 °
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S 13 S 11 S 9 S 9 S 9 S 10 S 10 S 10 S 15 S 13 S 15 SSW 18 S 18
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M M G VG G M G G G VG VG VG VG
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95% 97% 95% 95% 96% 96% 95% 94% 91% 87% 79% 70% 67%
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1025 1024 1024 1023 1023 1022 1022 1021 1021 1021 1020 1020 1019
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
F F F F F F F F F F F F F
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Issued at: 1200 on Mon 2 May 2016

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Extremes

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London & South East England extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Gravesend 17.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature St Catherines Point 11.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature South Newington -2.7 °C
Highest rainfall Otterbourne Water Works 0.2 mm
Sunniest Charlwood 11.5 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Gravesend 17.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Eskdalemuir 8.8 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Santon Downham -3.3 °C
Highest rainfall Lusa 25.0 mm
Sunniest Shoeburyness 12.0 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 Mon 2 May 2016

Weather map

Mon 1200

Weather observation map for Oxford

Oxford Oxford – Cloudy 51.7513 -1.2538
Little Rissington (ESAWS) Little Rissington (ESAWS) – Cloudy 51.86 -1.692
Benson Benson – Cloudy 51.62 -1.097
Lyneham Lyneham – Cloudy 51.5031 -1.9924
Bedford Bedford – Sunny intervals 52.225 -0.464
Northolt Northolt – Cloudy 51.548 -0.415
Coleshill Coleshill – Light shower day 52.48 -1.689
Middle Wallop Middle Wallop – Overcast 51.149 -1.57
Hereford Hereford – Light shower day 52.083 -2.8
Bedford Bedford – Sunny intervals 52.225 -0.464
Wittering Wittering – Cloudy 52.6111 -0.459
Gravesend-Broadness Gravesend-Broadness – No data 51.464 0.314
Shoreham Shoreham – No data 50.836 -0.292
Yeovilton Yeovilton – Cloudy 51.006 -2.64
Watnall Watnall – Overcast 53.005 -1.25
St-Athan St-Athan – Light shower day 51.405 -3.44
Leek Leek – Overcast 53.12755 -1.97993
Coningsby Coningsby – Cloudy 53.094 -0.171
Lake Vyrnwy SAWS Lake Vyrnwy SAWS – Overcast 52.757 -3.464
Wattisham Wattisham – Overcast 52.123 0.961

Location Details

Oxford

Location: 51.7513, -1.2538

Altitude: 61.0 m above mean sea level

Benson

Location: 51.62, -1.097

Altitude: 57.0 m above mean sea level

Distance from Oxford: 18.2 km