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Wattisham (nearest observation site to Colchester)

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Colchester forecast
Sat 13 Feb 2016
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Cloudy Light shower day Light rain Light rain Light rain Drizzle Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Overcast Overcast
3.5 4.0 4.1 4.0 4.2 4.1 4.3 4.3 4.2 3.9 3.7 3.4 3.6 3.1 3.2
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E 10 E 9 E 13 E 13 E 15 ENE 15 ENE 13 ENE 11 NE 13 NE 13 NNE 13 NNE 11 NNE 11 N 9 N 9
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
G VG G M M M G G M M M M M M M
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79% 78% 83% 89% 85% 89% 86% 84% 86% 89% 88% 89% 87% 89% 89%
Pressure (hPa) arrow down
988 987 987 986 985 985 985 985 986 986 987 987 987 987 987
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
F F F F F F F F R R R R R R R
Sun 14 Feb 2016
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Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Sunny intervals
3.2 3.0 2.8 3.1 2.2 2.5 2.5 2.5 2.6 3.0
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N 10 NNE 9 NNE 9 NNE 11 N 8 NNE 14 N 13 NNE 14 NNE 10 N 11
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
M M M M M G G M G G
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89% 89% 90% 87% 93% 88% 89% 90% 91% 88%
Pressure (hPa) arrow down
988 988 988 989 989 990 990 991 992 993
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
R R R R R R R R R R
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Issued at: 0900 on Sun 14 Feb 2016

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Extremes

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East of England extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Marham 5.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Rothamsted 3.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Santon Downham -3.8 °C
Highest rainfall Rothamsted 3.0 mm
Sunniest Wittering 0.0 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Isles of Scilly 9.3 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Balmoral -0.1 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Aboyne -6.3 °C
Highest rainfall Chillingham Barns 19.0 mm
Sunniest Kinloss 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: 2303 on Sat 13 Feb 2016

Weather map

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Weather observation map for Colchester

Colchester Colchester – Sunny intervals 51.8955 0.8936
Gravesend-Broadness Gravesend-Broadness – No data 51.464 0.314
Bedford Bedford – Sunny intervals 52.225 -0.464
Northolt Northolt – Cloudy 51.548 -0.415
Weybourne Weybourne – Cloudy 52.949 1.127
Langdon Bay Langdon Bay – No data 51.133 1.348
Wittering Wittering – Sunny intervals 52.6111 -0.459
Bedford Bedford – Sunny intervals 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) – Sunny intervals 51.86 -1.692
Waddington Waddington – Cloudy 53.175 -0.521
Watnall Watnall – Sunny day 53.005 -1.25
Lyneham Lyneham – Sunny day 51.5031 -1.9924
Middle Wallop Middle Wallop – Sunny day 51.149 -1.57
Coleshill Coleshill – Sunny day 52.48 -1.689
Leconfield Sar Leconfield Sar – Sunny day 53.867 -0.433
Watnall Watnall – Sunny day 53.005 -1.25

Location Details

Colchester

Location: 51.8955, 0.8936

Altitude: 4.0m above mean sea level

Wattisham

Location: 52.123, 0.961

Altitude: 89.0 m above mean sea level

Distance from Colchester: 25.7 km