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Wattisham (nearest observation site to Colchester)

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Colchester forecast
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Wed 17 Dec 2014
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Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Mist
10.7 11.3 12.0 12.4 12.1 11.3 11.1 10.5 10.5 9.7 10.3 10.7 10.5 10.1
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W 16 WNW 19 29 WNW 19 30 WNW 13 W 13 W 10 W 9 WSW 9 SW 8 SW 11 WSW 13 WSW 11 WSW 10 WSW 9
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Sunrise: 08:00 Sunset: 15:44 Moon phase: Waning crescent
Thu 18 Dec 2014
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Cloudy Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
10.6 10.7 10.8 10.9 11.2 11.1 11.5 11.7 11.6 11.9 12.5
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WSW 13 WSW 10 WSW 11 SW 8 WSW 10 WSW 14 WSW 13 WSW 13 WSW 18 WSW 17 WSW 17
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95% 95% 94% 94% 92% 94% 92% 90% 89% 88% 87%
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Sunrise: 08:00 Sunset: 15:44 Moon phase: Waning crescent
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Issued at: 1000 on Thu 18 Dec 2014

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Extremes

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East of England extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Monks Wood 13.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Houghton Hall 11.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Charsfield 3.3 °C
Highest rainfall Wattisham 11.2 mm
Sunniest Wattisham 2.7 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Hawarden 14.2 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Loch Glascarnoch 5.9 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Aboyne -0.8 °C
Highest rainfall Capel Curig 26.4 mm
Sunniest Wattisham 2.7 hours

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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 Wed 17 Dec 2014

Weather map

Thu 1000

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 – Overcast 51.5081 -0.1248
Norwich Norwich – Cloudy 52.6305 1.2991
Dover Dover – No data 51.1259 1.3179
Peterborough Peterborough – Overcast 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 – Overcast 52.0625 -1.3383
Lincoln Lincoln – Cloudy 53.2304 -0.539
Nottingham Nottingham – Overcast 52.9545 -1.1565
Swindon Swindon – Overcast 51.5556 -1.7784
Southampton Southampton – No data 50.9093 -1.403
Birmingham Birmingham – Cloudy 52.4859 -1.889
Hull Hull – Cloudy 53.7492 -0.3471
Sheffield Sheffield – Overcast 53.3809 -1.4686
Stoke-on-Trent Stoke-on-Trent – Overcast 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