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Benson (nearest observation site to Southend)

Wednesday (Wednesday 13 December 2017)
01:00 02:00 03:00 04:00 05:00 06:00 07:00 08:00 09:00 10:00 11:00 12:00 13:00 14:00 15:00 16:00 17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
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Temperature (°C)
6.5 ° 7.0 ° 7.3 ° 6.0 ° 4.9 ° 4.6 ° 3.7 ° 4.9 ° 6.1 ° 6.5 ° 6.9 ° 7.3 ° 7.8 ° 8.1 ° 8.1 ° 5.3 ° 3.8 ° 4.3 ° 4.6 ° 4.0 ° 2.6 ° 3.7 ° 3.6 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
S 13 SSW 8 SW 8 W 9 W 5 WSW 5 SW 1 SSW 8 SSW 11 SSW 11 S 10 SSW 13 SSW 14 SSW 13 WSW 19 31 W 10 45 WSW 6 WSW 13 SW 10 SW 17 SSW 14 WSW 17 W 15 38
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
M E VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG G M VG M E VG VG VG M E VG VG
Humidity Expand
95% 97% 93% 91% 92% 93% 95% 91% 90% 91% 92% 90% 91% 92% 88% 76% 82% 78% 72% 85% 90% 86% 77%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1002 1001 1001 1001 1002 1001 1001 1001 1000 999 998 996 994 992 991 993 993 992 991 991 990 990 992
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F R R R F F F F F F F F F R R F F F F R
Sunrise: 08:01 Sunset: 15:56 Moon phase: Third quarter
Thursday (Thursday 14 December 2017)
00:00
Clear night
Temperature (°C)
2.5 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WSW 13 29
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG
Humidity Expand
79%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
993
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R
Sunrise: 08:02 Sunset: 15:56 Moon phase: Waning crescent

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Extremes

London & South East England extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature St Catherines Pt. 10.6 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Stowe 5.7 °C
Sunniest Heathrow 0.1 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Scilly St Marys 11.4 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 1.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Drumnadrochit -3.1 °C
Highest rainfall Loch Glascarnoch SAWS 34.6 mm
Sunniest Dundrennan 2.2 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)

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