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Bedford (nearest observation site to Hitchin)

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Hitchin forecast
Wed 22 Feb 2017
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Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Heavy shower day Heavy rain Overcast Drizzle Overcast Overcast Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Drizzle Overcast Overcast
10.6 ° 10.4 ° 10.7 ° 11.0 ° 11.4 ° 12.5 ° 9.8 ° 9.1 ° 9.6 ° 10.1 ° 10.3 ° 10.0 ° 10.2 ° 10.1 ° 10.1 ° 10.1 ° 10.2 ° 10.2 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) arrow down
WSW 13 SW 14 WSW 15 WSW 16 28 WSW 15 WSW 16 34 NNW 10 32 N 6 NE 3 WNW 14 W 13 W 9 W 11 W 6 WSW 8 WSW 9 SW 11 SW 11
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
E E E VG E E M P G M E E P P M VG E E
Humidity arrow down
87% 87% 86% 85% 83% 78% 90% 98% 97% 95% 93% 95% 98% 99% 99% 95% 92% 92%
Pressure (hPa) arrow down
1006 1006 1006 1006 1006 1006 1007 1006 1006 1006 1005 1005 1005 1005 1005 1005 1004 1003
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
F F F F R F R R F F F F F S S F F F
Thu 23 Feb 2017
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Overcast Light shower night Light rain Cloudy Drizzle Drizzle Heavy rain
10.5 ° 10.4 ° 10.3 ° 10.1 ° 9.8 ° 10.0 ° 9.7 °
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SW 16 SW 15 31 SW 16 29 SW 14 SW 17 SSW 17 30 SSW 19 31
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
E VG VG VG M M M
Humidity arrow down
89% 90% 92% 92% 94% 91% 92%
Pressure (hPa) arrow down
1002 1001 1000 998 997 995 992
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
F F F F F F F
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Issued at: 0600 on Thu 23 Feb 2017

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Extremes

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East of England extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Writtle 14.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Wittering 11.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Cromer 7.9 °C
Highest rainfall Cambridge Niab 15.8 mm
Sunniest Wattisham 0.1 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature St James Park 14.8 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 4.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Loch Glascarnoch 1.3 °C
Highest rainfall Capel Curig 34.2 mm
Sunniest Dyce 8.4 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 Wed 22 Feb 2017

Weather map

Thu 0600

Weather observation map for Hitchin

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