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Andrewsfield (nearest observation site to Saffron Walden)

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Saffron Walden forecast
Mon 05 Dec 2016
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Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Partly cloudy night Mist Mist Mist Mist Clear night Fog Fog
6.6 ° 6.1 ° 5.2 ° 4.2 ° 3.4 ° 3.0 ° 3.5 ° 2.8 ° 2.9 ° 2.4 ° 0.8 °
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SE 5 E 3 E 3 ESE 3 E 5 E 6 E 7 E 6 ESE 6 ESE 3 SSE 1
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Tue 06 Dec 2016
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Fog Fog Fog Fog Fog Fog Light rain Fog Fog Fog Fog Fog Fog Fog
-0.3 ° 1.2 ° 1.7 ° 0.6 ° 0.7 ° 0.6 ° 0.8 ° 0.9 ° 1.0 ° 1.8 ° 2.6 ° 4.5 ° 5.3 ° 6.2 °
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E 2 ESE 3 E 5 ESE 1 ESE 3 ENE 1 ENE 5 SE 2 E 2 E 5 SW 3 SE 3 S 2 S 5
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R R S R R R F F R R R R R F
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Issued at: 1300 on Tue 6 Dec 2016

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Extremes

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East of England extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Weybourne 8.3 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Woburn 3.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Woburn -5.4 °C
Highest rainfall Cavendish 0.2 mm
Sunniest Wattisham 5.3 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 1300

Weather observation map for Saffron Walden

Saffron Walden Saffron Walden – Fog 52.0258 0.2425
Wattisham Wattisham – Mist 52.123 0.961
Northolt Northolt – Fog 51.548 -0.415
Bedford Bedford – Fog 52.225 -0.464
Wittering Wittering – Fog 52.6111 -0.459
Gravesend-Broadness Gravesend-Broadness – No data 51.464 0.314
Weybourne Weybourne – Sunny day 52.949 1.127
Benson Benson – Drizzle 51.62 -1.097
Coningsby Coningsby – Mist 53.094 -0.171
Little Rissington (ESAWS) Little Rissington (ESAWS) – No data 51.86 -1.692
Langdon Bay Langdon Bay – No data 51.133 1.348
Shoreham Shoreham – No data 50.836 -0.292
Watnall Watnall – Fog 53.005 -1.25
Waddington Waddington – Overcast 53.175 -0.521
Lyneham Lyneham – Overcast 51.5031 -1.9924
Coleshill Coleshill – Overcast 52.48 -1.689
Middle Wallop Middle Wallop – Overcast 51.149 -1.57
Watnall Watnall – Fog 53.005 -1.25
Leconfield Sar Leconfield Sar – Cloudy 53.867 -0.433

Location Details

Saffron Walden

Location: 52.0258, 0.2425

Altitude: 61.0 m above mean sea level

Andrewsfield

Location: 51.896, 0.453

Altitude: 87.0 m above mean sea level

Distance from Saffron Walden: 20.4 km