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Benson (nearest observation site to Oxford)

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Oxford forecast
Mon 16 Jan 2017
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Overcast Light rain Light rain Heavy rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Drizzle Drizzle Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast
7.0 ° 6.7 ° 6.2 ° 6.1 ° 6.0 ° 6.1 ° 6.2 ° 6.3 ° 6.3 ° 5.4 ° 5.1 ° 4.8 ° 4.5 ° 4.4 ° 4.1 ° 4.1 ° 3.9 ° 3.8 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) arrow down
NE 5 N 3 SE 2 SE 1 SSE 3 ESE 5 SE 6 SE 6 SE 6 ESE 7 ESE 6 E 7 ESE 6 ESE 9 SE 8 SSE 8 SSE 7 S 2
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
M P P P P P P M G P M M M P G G VG VG
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99% 99% 98% 99% 98% 97% 96% 95% 93% 97% 97% 97% 96% 97% 93% 92% 90% 92%
Pressure (hPa) arrow down
1026 1026 1026 1027 1027 1027 1028 1027 1027 1028 1028 1028 1029 1030 1030 1031 1032 1032
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
R R R R R R R R F R R R R R R R R R
Tue 17 Jan 2017
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Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night Mist Mist
3.7 ° 3.7 ° 3.7 ° 3.8 ° 2.8 ° 1.9 ° 1.8 °
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S 1 SE 2 ESE 5 SE 3 SSE 1 E 1 SE 2
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
VG G M G G M M
Humidity arrow down
94% 94% 94% 90% 96% 98% 96%
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1032 1032 1033 1033 1033 1034 1034
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
R R R R R R R
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Issued at: 0600 on Tue 17 Jan 2017

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Extremes

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London & South East England extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Middle Wallop 8.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Wych Cross 3.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Manston 0.0 °C
Highest rainfall High Wycombe 8.6 mm
Sunniest Manston 1.6 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Achnagart 11.7 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Wych Cross 3.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Manston 0.0 °C
Highest rainfall Winchcombe Sudeley Castle 11.6 mm
Sunniest Leuchars 3.5 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)

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: 2302 on Mon 16 Jan 2017

Weather map

Tue 0600

Weather observation map for Oxford

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