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Wattisham (nearest observation site to Colchester)

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Colchester forecast
Mon 27 Jun 2016
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12.6 ° 12.6 ° 11.7 ° 9.9 ° 10.5 ° 8.7 ° 9.9 ° 12.7 ° 14.7 ° 16.3 ° 17.5 ° 17.9 ° 18.2 ° 18.7 ° 18.1 ° 17.8 ° 18.0 ° 17.2 ° 16.1 ° 14.2 ° 12.8 ° 12.3 ° 12.0 ° 12.7 °
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Tue 28 Jun 2016
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12.8 °
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SSW 6
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94%
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1007
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Issued at: 0000 on Wed 29 Jun 2016

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Extremes

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East of England extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Shoeburyness 20.8 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Wittering 18.5 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Santon Downham 6.4 °C
Highest rainfall Houghton Hall 9.4 mm
Sunniest Wattisham 7.4 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Gravesend 22.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 12.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kielder Castle 2.9 °C
Highest rainfall Pembrey Sands 20.0 mm
Sunniest Yeovilton 7.6 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: 0002 on Wed 29 Jun 2016

Weather map

Wed 0000

Weather observation map for Colchester

Colchester Colchester – Overcast 51.8955 0.8936
Gravesend-Broadness Gravesend-Broadness – No data 51.464 0.314
Bedford Bedford – Partly cloudy night 52.225 -0.464
Northolt Northolt – Overcast 51.548 -0.415
Weybourne Weybourne – Cloudy 52.949 1.127
Langdon Bay Langdon Bay – No data 51.133 1.348
Wittering Wittering – Mist 52.6111 -0.459
Bedford Bedford – Partly cloudy night 52.225 -0.464
Coningsby Coningsby – Heavy rain 53.094 -0.171
Benson Benson – Overcast 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 – Light rain 53.175 -0.521
Watnall Watnall – Mist 53.005 -1.25
Lyneham Lyneham – Partly cloudy night 51.5031 -1.9924
Middle Wallop Middle Wallop – Partly cloudy night 51.149 -1.57
Coleshill Coleshill – Light rain 52.48 -1.689
Leconfield Sar Leconfield Sar – Overcast 53.867 -0.433
Watnall Watnall – Mist 53.005 -1.25

Location Details

Colchester

Location: 51.8955, 0.8936

Altitude: 4.0 m above mean sea level

Wattisham

Location: 52.123, 0.961

Altitude: 89.0 m above mean sea level

Distance from Colchester: 25.7 km