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Bingley SAMOS (nearest observation site to Wakefield)

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Wakefield forecast
Wed 25 May 2016
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8.0 ° 7.7 ° 7.5 ° 7.4 ° 7.3 ° 7.1 ° 7.0 ° 7.1 °
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Thu 26 May 2016
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7.1 ° 7.3 ° 7.5 ° 7.5 ° 7.6 ° 7.8 ° 8.0 ° 8.4 ° 8.7 ° 9.0 ° 9.5 ° 10.1 ° 10.8 ° 10.7 ° 12.0 ° 11.6 ° 11.7 °
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NW 8 NW 8 NNW 8 NW 8 NW 7 NW 6 NW 6 NW 6 N 6 NNE 6 NNE 7 NNE 5 ENE 3 ENE 6 NE 5 E 5 E 6
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F F F F F F F S R R R R R R R R R
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Issued at: 1600 on Thu 26 May 2016

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Extremes

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Yorkshire & Humber extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Linton on Ouse 10.8 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fylingdales 8.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Pateley Bridge Ravens Nest 5.9 °C
Highest rainfall High Mowthorpe 11.0 mm
Sunniest Leeming 0.0 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Tyndrum 16.6 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fylingdales 8.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Shap -0.7 °C
Highest rainfall Loftus 13.0 mm
Sunniest Tiree 15.1 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 Thu 26 May 2016

Weather map

Thu 1600

Weather observation map for Wakefield

Wakefield Wakefield – Drizzle 53.6831 -1.5044
Watnall Watnall – Cloudy 53.005 -1.25
Linton on Ouse Linton on Ouse – Overcast 54.045 -1.25
Rostherne No 2 Rostherne No 2 – Overcast 53.3598 -2.3805
Leconfield Sar Leconfield Sar – Overcast 53.867 -0.433
Crosby Crosby – Overcast 53.497 -3.056
Waddington Waddington – Cloudy 53.175 -0.521
Watnall Watnall – Cloudy 53.005 -1.25
Leek Leek – Overcast 53.12755 -1.97993
Leeming Leeming – Overcast 54.296 -1.53
Fylingdales Fylingdales – No data 54.362 -0.673
Shap Shap – Overcast 54.501 -2.684
Hawarden Hawarden – Overcast 53.174 -2.986
Coningsby Coningsby – Overcast 53.094 -0.171
Coleshill Coleshill – Overcast 52.48 -1.689
Albemarle Albemarle – Overcast 55.02 -1.88
Wittering Wittering – Cloudy 52.6111 -0.459
Carlisle Carlisle – Overcast 54.933 -2.963
Lake Vyrnwy SAWS Lake Vyrnwy SAWS – Sunny day 52.757 -3.464

Location Details

Wakefield

Location: 53.6831, -1.5044

Altitude: 39.0 m above mean sea level

Bingley SAMOS

Location: 53.811, -1.865

Altitude: 262.0 m above mean sea level

Distance from Wakefield: 27.6 km