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Benson (nearest observation site to Oxford)

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Oxford forecast
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Fri 27 Mar 2015
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Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny day Partly cloudy night Clear night Cloudy Overcast Overcast
8.3 9.5 9.7 10.2 10.8 11.3 11.6 11.4 10.1 7.2 7.0 6.2 7.2 7.5
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WSW 7 WSW 8 WSW 10 WSW 8 WSW 7 WSW 7 W 6 SW 8 SW 6 S 5 S 9 SSE 7 SSE 10 S 9
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58% 50% 47% 46% 49% 47% 46% 46% 55% 73% 79% 87% 82% 85%
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Sunrise: 05:51 Sunset: 18:28 Moon phase: First quarter
Sat 28 Mar 2015
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Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast
7.5 7.7 7.5 7.6 7.9 8.1 8.6 9.5 10.5 12.1 13.4
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S 10 S 9 S 9 SSE 10 S 10 S 11 S 10 S 10 S 11 SSW 15 SSW 17
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G G M M M P M M VG VG VG
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88% 89% 96% 97% 97% 98% 97% 97% 94% 86% 79%
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F F F F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 05:49 Sunset: 18:29 Moon phase: First quarter
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Issued at: 1000 on Sat 28 Mar 2015

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Extremes

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London & South East England extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Northolt 13.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature St Catherines Point 10.1 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Benson -2.8 °C
Highest rainfall Thorney Island Trace 
Sunniest Heathrow 8.4 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Giants Causeway 14.3 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 5.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Katesbridge -3.1 °C
Highest rainfall Baltasound 5.2 mm
Sunniest Leuchars 9.5 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: 2302 on Fri 27 Mar 2015

Weather map

Sat 1000

Weather observation map for Oxford

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

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