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Wattisham (nearest observation site to Colchester)

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Colchester forecast
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Sat 24 Jan 2015
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Sunrise: 07:48 Sunset: 16:28 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
Sun 25 Jan 2015
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Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Mist Overcast Cloudy Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy
-0.7 0.5 1.3 -0.9 -1.0 -0.4 0.9 1.1 1.1 1.2 3.0
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Sunrise: 07:46 Sunset: 16:29 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
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Issued at: 1200 on Sun 25 Jan 2015

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Extremes

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East of England extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Monks Wood 7.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Cromer 5.4 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Santon Downham -0.1 °C
Highest rainfall Cromer 6.2 mm
Sunniest Wattisham 7.6 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Isles of Scilly 9.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Pateley Bridge Ravens Nest 3.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Lough Fea -1.3 °C
Highest rainfall Resallach 9.4 mm
Sunniest Manston 7.8 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: 2303 on Sat 24 Jan 2015

Weather map

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Weather observation map for Colchester

Colchester Colchester – Cloudy 51.8955 0.8936
Rochester Rochester – No data 51.3875 0.5084
Cambridge Cambridge – Cloudy 52.2075 0.124
London London – Cloudy 51.5081 -0.1248
Norwich Norwich – Cloudy 52.6305 1.2991
Dover Dover – No data 51.1259 1.3179
Peterborough Peterborough – Cloudy 52.569 -0.2388
Milton Keynes Milton Keynes – Cloudy 52.0382 -0.7555
Boston Boston – Cloudy 52.9786 -0.0249
Reading Reading – Cloudy 51.4523 -0.9724
Brighton Brighton – No data 50.822 -0.1356
Banbury Banbury – Cloudy 52.0625 -1.3383
Lincoln Lincoln – Cloudy 53.2304 -0.539
Nottingham Nottingham – Sunny day 52.9545 -1.1565
Swindon Swindon – Overcast 51.5556 -1.7784
Southampton Southampton – No data 50.9093 -1.403
Birmingham Birmingham – Overcast 52.4859 -1.889
Hull Hull – Overcast 53.7492 -0.3471
Sheffield Sheffield – Sunny day 53.3809 -1.4686
Stoke-on-Trent Stoke-on-Trent – Sunny intervals 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