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Wattisham (nearest observation site to Colchester)

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Sun 29 Mar 2015
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75% 73% 76% 83% 89% 89% 84% 78% 90% 95% 95% 89% 92% 83% 83% 69% 68% 65% 70% 83% 83% 77%
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Sunrise: 06:38 Sunset: 19:23 Moon phase: First quarter
Mon 30 Mar 2015
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Sunrise: 06:35 Sunset: 19:25 Moon phase: First quarter
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Issued at: 0100 on Mon 30 Mar 2015

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Extremes

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East of England extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Cambridge Niab 14.4 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Cromer 12.1 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Wittering 7.3 °C
Highest rainfall Cromer 13.8 mm
Sunniest Wattisham 2.2 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Cambridge Niab 14.4 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 5.1 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Balmoral -1.5 °C
Highest rainfall Liscombe 21.0 mm
Sunniest Lerwick 7.0 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)

Issued at: 0002 on Mon 30 Mar 2015

Weather map

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Weather observation map for Colchester

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