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Wattisham (nearest observation site to Colchester)

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Colchester forecast
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Sat 18 Apr 2015
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Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Clear night Clear night Partly cloudy night Clear night
12.4 12.2 10.7 9.1 7.2 5.8 4.9 4.3
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ENE 14 ENE 15 ENE 15 NE 15 NE 14 NE 11 NNE 10 NNE 10
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39% 44% 50% 62% 70% 77% 86% 84%
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Sunrise: 05:52 Sunset: 19:58 Moon phase: New
Sun 19 Apr 2015
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Clear night Clear night Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Sunny day Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast
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NE 8 NNE 8 NNE 10 NNE 8 NNE 8 NNE 7 N 8 N 6 N 8 N 10 N 11 N 9 N 13 N 9 N 8 N 7 N 8
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VG VG G VG VG VG E E E E E E VG VG VG VG VG
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83% 89% 88% 86% 81% 80% 77% 77% 77% 67% 63% 60% 69% 61% 56% 62% 57%
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F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 05:50 Sunset: 19:59 Moon phase: New
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Issued at: 1600 on Sun 19 Apr 2015

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Extremes

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East of England extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Cambridge Niab 15.4 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Cromer 9.5 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Santon Downham -2.2 °C
Highest rainfall Wattisham 0.2 mm
Sunniest Wattisham 12.7 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Achnagart 17.6 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Inverbervie 7.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Braemar -4.3 °C
Highest rainfall Isles of Scilly 0.6 mm
Sunniest Tiree 13.7 hours

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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)

Issued at: 0003 on Sun 19 Apr 2015

Weather map

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Weather observation map for Colchester

Colchester Colchester – Overcast 51.8955 0.8936
Gravesend-Broadness Gravesend-Broadness – No data 51.464 0.314
Bedford Bedford – Cloudy 52.225 -0.464
Northolt Northolt – Cloudy 51.548 -0.415
Weybourne Weybourne – Overcast 52.949 1.127
Langdon Bay Langdon Bay – No data 51.133 1.348
Wittering Wittering – Cloudy 52.6111 -0.459
Bedford Bedford – Cloudy 52.225 -0.464
Coningsby Coningsby – Cloudy 53.094 -0.171
Benson Benson – Cloudy 51.62 -1.097
Shoreham Shoreham – No data 50.836 -0.292
Little Rissington (ESAWS) Little Rissington (ESAWS) – Overcast 51.86 -1.692
Waddington Waddington – Cloudy 53.175 -0.521
Watnall Watnall – Cloudy 53.005 -1.25
Lyneham Lyneham – Overcast 51.5031 -1.9924
Coleshill Coleshill – Cloudy 52.48 -1.689
Leconfield Sar Leconfield Sar – Light shower day 53.867 -0.433
Watnall Watnall – Cloudy 53.005 -1.25
Leek Leek – Cloudy 53.12755 -1.97993

Location Details

Colchester

Location: 51.8955, 0.8936

Altitude: 4m above mean sea level

Wattisham

Location: 52.123, 0.961

Altitude: 89 m above mean sea level

Distance from Colchester: 25.7 km