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Wattisham (nearest observation site to Colchester)

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Colchester forecast
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Mon 20 Oct 2014
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Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
12.5 13.8 14.0 15.0 15.0 15.0 15.9 14.3 13.5 12.6 12.1 12.1 12.6 12.4
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WSW 14 WSW 16 WSW 16 WSW 17 WSW 16 WSW 16 WSW 13 SW 14 SW 9 SW 15 WSW 13 SW 10 SW 11 SW 14
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1016 1016 1016 1015 1015 1014 1014 1013 1013 1013 1013 1013 1012 1011
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
R R R F F F F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 07:29 Sunset: 17:51 Moon phase: Waning crescent
Tue 21 Oct 2014
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Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Light rain Light rain Light rain Sunny intervals Light shower day
12.3 12.1 11.6 11.8 12.2 12.5 12.5 12.3 12.9 13.5 13.1
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SW 13 SSW 11 SSW 11 SSW 13 SSW 13 SSW 15 SSW 15 SSW 16 SSW 18 29 SW 22 33 WSW 28 40
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG E E E
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1010 1010 1008 1007 1005 1004 1002 1000 999 998 998
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F F F F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 07:31 Sunset: 17:49 Moon phase: Waning crescent
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Issued at: 1000 on Tue 21 Oct 2014

Extremes

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East of England extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Writtle 17.8 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Houghton Hall 14.2 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Bedford 9.7 °C
Highest rainfall Santon Downham 1.4 mm
Sunniest Wattisham 3.8 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature St James Park 17.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Spadeadam 10.5 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kinbrace 5.3 °C
Highest rainfall Achnagart 13.4 mm
Sunniest Manston 6.7 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: 0003 on Tue 21 Oct 2014

Weather Map

Tue 1000

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Colchester Light shower day 51.8955 0.8936
Cambridge Cloudy 52.2075 0.124
London Cloudy 51.5081 -0.1248
Norwich Overcast 52.6305 1.2991
Peterborough Cloudy 52.569 -0.2388
Milton Keynes Cloudy 52.0382 -0.7555
Boston Cloudy 52.9786 -0.0249
Reading Sunny intervals 51.4523 -0.9724
Banbury Sunny intervals 52.0625 -1.3383
Lincoln Cloudy 53.2304 -0.539
Nottingham Cloudy 52.9545 -1.1565
Swindon Sunny day 51.5556 -1.7784
Birmingham Sunny day 52.4859 -1.889
Hull Cloudy 53.7492 -0.3471
Sheffield Cloudy 53.3809 -1.4686
Stoke-on-Trent Sleet 53.0024 -2.178

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