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Benson (nearest observation site to Oxford)

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Oxford forecast
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Thu 29 Jan 2015
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Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
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Sunrise: 07:47 Sunset: 16:47 Moon phase: First quarter
Fri 30 Jan 2015
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Light snow Clear night Cloudy Cloudy Light rain Light rain
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Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
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Sunrise: 07:46 Sunset: 16:48 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous
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Issued at: 0500 on Fri 30 Jan 2015

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Extremes

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London & South East England extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Solent 8.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Stowe 5.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kenley 0.1 °C
Highest rainfall Thorney Island 2.8 mm
Sunniest Manston 5.7 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Isles of Scilly 8.6 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Spadeadam -0.5 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Aboyne -4.3 °C
Highest rainfall Derrylin Cornahoule 21.4 mm
Sunniest Boulmer 5.8 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: 2304 on Thu 29 Jan 2015

Weather map

Fri 0500

Weather observation map for Oxford

Oxford Oxford – Light rain 51.7513 -1.2538
Banbury Banbury – Overcast 52.0625 -1.3383
Reading Reading – Light rain 51.4523 -0.9724
Swindon Swindon – Overcast 51.5556 -1.7784
Milton Keynes Milton Keynes – Light snow 52.0382 -0.7555
London London – Overcast 51.5081 -0.1248
Birmingham Birmingham – Light rain 52.4859 -1.889
Southampton Southampton – No data 50.9093 -1.403
Hereford Hereford – Overcast 52.056 -2.7146
Cambridge Cambridge – Light snow 52.2075 0.124
Peterborough Peterborough – Partly cloudy night 52.569 -0.2388
Rochester Rochester – No data 51.3875 0.5084
Brighton Brighton – No data 50.822 -0.1356
Yeovil Yeovil – Overcast 50.9416 -2.632
Nottingham Nottingham – Fog 52.9545 -1.1565
Cardiff Cardiff – Cloudy 51.4812 -3.1778
Stoke-on-Trent Stoke-on-Trent – Partly cloudy night 53.0024 -2.178
Boston Boston – Partly cloudy night 52.9786 -0.0249
Newtown (Powys) Newtown (Powys) – Cloudy 52.5118 -3.3118
Ipswich Ipswich – Light snow 52.0563 1.1499

Location Details

Oxford

Location: 51.7513, -1.2538

Altitude: 61m above mean sea level

Benson

Location: 51.62, -1.097

Altitude: 57 m above mean sea level

Distance from Oxford: 18.2 km