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Church Lawford (nearest observation site to Leicester)

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Leicester forecast
Mon 05 Dec 2016
2100 2200 2300
Mist Clear night Clear night
1.1 ° 1.1 ° 0.8 °
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ESE 3 ESE 3 ESE 3
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
P P P
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98% 99% 99%
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1026 1026 1026
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R R R
Tue 06 Dec 2016
0000 0100 0200 0300 0400 0500 0600 0700 0800 0900 1000 1100 1200 1300 1400 1500 1600 1700 1800 1900 2000 2100
Fog Fog Overcast Overcast Mist Mist Mist Mist Cloudy Mist Fog Fog Fog Cloudy Mist Mist Mist Mist Mist Mist Mist Mist
0.7 ° 0.5 ° 1.2 ° 1.5 ° 2.2 ° 2.5 ° 2.6 ° 1.6 ° 1.8 ° 2.2 ° 3.6 ° 5.3 ° 5.6 ° 6.6 ° 6.7 ° 7.3 ° 7.5 ° 7.5 ° 7.9 ° 8.1 ° 8.2 ° 8.2 °
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SSE 2 ENE 1 SE 1 NE 1 ESE 3 SSE 3 S 3 SSE 3 SW 2 SSE 1 SSE 2 SSE 5 S 5 SSE 3 SSE 3 S 5 S 5 S 3 S 5 S 5 S 6 S 5
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
VP VP P P P P M P P P VP VP VP P P P P P P P P P
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98% 98% 99% 100% 100% 99% 99% 98% 99% 99% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 99% 99% 100% 99% 99% 99%
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1026 1026 1026 1027 1026 1026 1026 1026 1027 1027 1027 1027 1027 1026 1026 1026 1026 1026 1026 1026 1026 1026
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R R R R F F F R R R R F F F F F F R R F R R
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Issued at: 2100 on Tue 6 Dec 2016

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Extremes

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East Midlands extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Wainfleet 7.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Gringley on The Hill 2.8 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Sutton Bonington -3.1 °C
Highest rainfall Market Bosworth 0.2 mm
Sunniest Nottingham 1.1 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Plymouth 12.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Aviemore -3.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Aviemore -9.8 °C
Highest rainfall Lerwick 0.6 mm
Sunniest Odiham 5.9 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 5 Dec 2016

Weather map

Tue 2100

Weather observation map for Leicester

Leicester Leicester – Mist 52.6365 -1.1382
Watnall Watnall – Mist 53.005 -1.25
Coleshill Coleshill – Mist 52.48 -1.689
Wittering Wittering – Fog 52.6111 -0.459
Little Rissington (ESAWS) Little Rissington (ESAWS) – No data 51.86 -1.692
Bedford Bedford – Overcast 52.225 -0.464
Waddington Waddington – Fog 53.175 -0.521
Leek Leek – Fog 53.12755 -1.97993
Coningsby Coningsby – Drizzle 53.094 -0.171
Watnall Watnall – Mist 53.005 -1.25
Bedford Bedford – Overcast 52.225 -0.464
Hereford Hereford – Mist 52.083 -2.8
Lyneham Lyneham – Overcast 51.5031 -1.9924
Benson Benson – Mist 51.62 -1.097
Bingley SAMOS Bingley SAMOS – Light rain 53.811 -1.865
Hawarden Hawarden – Light rain 53.174 -2.986
Leconfield Sar Leconfield Sar – Overcast 53.867 -0.433
Northolt Northolt – Overcast 51.548 -0.415
Linton on Ouse Linton on Ouse – No data 54.045 -1.25

Location Details

Leicester

Location: 52.6365, -1.1382

Altitude: 60.0 m above mean sea level

Church Lawford

Location: 52.358, -1.33

Altitude: 107.0 m above mean sea level

Distance from Leicester: 33.6 km