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Bedford (nearest observation site to Hitchin)

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Hitchin forecast
Tue 03 May 2016
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8.6 ° 9.8 ° 11.0 ° 11.4 ° 11.4 ° 11.8 ° 11.9 ° 12.5 ° 12.2 ° 13.2 ° 12.7 ° 10.7 ° 8.2 ° 6.7 ° 7.0 °
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Wed 04 May 2016
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6.8 ° 6.1 ° 5.5 ° 4.5 ° 4.6 ° 2.2 ° 3.9 ° 5.1 ° 7.5 ° 9.8 °
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W 6 WSW 6 W 7 W 5 W 9 SW 1 WSW 6 SW 5 SSW 5 SSW 7
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VG VG E VG VG M G G VG VG
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75% 75% 80% 84% 91% 94% 96% 93% 88% 79%
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R R F F F F F F R R
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Issued at: 0900 on Wed 4 May 2016

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Extremes

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East of England extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Writtle 16.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Cromer 13.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Santon Downham 0.3 °C
Highest rainfall Santon Downham 0.2 mm
Sunniest Wattisham 12.0 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Frittenden 17.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 9.1 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Exeter Airport -0.3 °C
Highest rainfall Loch Glascarnoch 22.2 mm
Sunniest St Athan 13.3 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: 0002 on Wed 4 May 2016

Weather map

Wed 0900

Weather observation map for Hitchin

Hitchin Hitchin – Sunny day 51.9488 -0.2818
Bedford Bedford – Sunny day 52.225 -0.464
Bedford Bedford – Sunny day 52.225 -0.464
Northolt Northolt – Sunny day 51.548 -0.415
Wittering Wittering – Sunny day 52.6111 -0.459
Benson Benson – Sunny day 51.62 -1.097
Little Rissington (ESAWS) Little Rissington (ESAWS) – Sunny day 51.86 -1.692
Gravesend-Broadness Gravesend-Broadness – No data 51.464 0.314
Wattisham Wattisham – Sunny intervals 52.123 0.961
Lyneham Lyneham – Sunny day 51.5031 -1.9924
Coningsby Coningsby – Sunny intervals 53.094 -0.171
Coleshill Coleshill – Sunny day 52.48 -1.689
Shoreham Shoreham – No data 50.836 -0.292
Watnall Watnall – Sunny day 53.005 -1.25
Weybourne Weybourne – Sunny day 52.949 1.127
Middle Wallop Middle Wallop – Cloudy 51.149 -1.57
Waddington Waddington – Sunny intervals 53.175 -0.521
Langdon Bay Langdon Bay – No data 51.133 1.348
Hereford Hereford – Sunny day 52.083 -2.8
Leek Leek – Sunny day 53.12755 -1.97993

Location Details

Hitchin

Location: 51.9488, -0.2818

Altitude: 70.0 m above mean sea level

Bedford

Location: 52.225, -0.464

Altitude: 85.0 m above mean sea level

Distance from Hitchin: 33.1 km