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Wattisham (nearest observation site to Colchester)

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Colchester forecast
Thu 29 Sep 2016
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19.2 ° 18.4 ° 17.9 ° 17.3 ° 16.5 ° 15.6 ° 14.3 ° 12.4 ° 12.0 ° 11.7 °
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Fri 30 Sep 2016
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Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny day Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Light shower day Cloudy
11.5 ° 11.1 ° 9.8 ° 10.0 ° 10.0 ° 9.9 ° 9.8 ° 9.5 ° 9.6 ° 11.6 ° 13.6 ° 14.9 ° 16.3 ° 15.8 ° 15.9 °
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WSW 9 W 7 W 7 W 7 WSW 6 WSW 8 WSW 10 SW 8 SW 9 WSW 10 WSW 11 WSW 14 WSW 15 WSW 16 W 14
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81% 82% 88% 87% 88% 88% 90% 92% 91% 85% 76% 65% 56% 53% 52%
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R F F F F F F F R R R R F F F
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Issued at: 1400 on Fri 30 Sep 2016

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Extremes

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East of England extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Cavendish 20.4 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Houghton Hall 17.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Houghton Hall 13.7 °C
Highest rainfall Houghton Hall 2.4 mm
Sunniest Wittering 7.2 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Cavendish 20.4 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Loch Glascarnoch 9.5 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Loch Glascarnoch 7.0 °C
Highest rainfall Cluanie Inn 53.0 mm
Sunniest Boulmer 9.4 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: 0002 on Fri 30 Sep 2016

Weather map

Fri 1400

Weather observation map for Colchester

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