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Benson (nearest observation site to Oxford)

Saturday (Saturday 16 December 2017)
14:00 15:00 16:00 17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Overcast Clear night Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night
Temperature (°C)
5.6 ° 5.4 ° 5.2 ° 5.4 ° 4.3 ° 4.4 ° 2.8 ° 3.0 ° 2.7 ° 0.1 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 10 W 9 W 5 W 8 WNW 5 W 5 WNW 3 W 5 NW 3 S 3
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG E VG VG E VG VG VG G G
Humidity Expand
73% 76% 78% 77% 85% 86% 91% 90% 92% 93%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1019 1019 1019 1020 1021 1021 1022 1023 1023 1024
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 08:06 Sunset: 15:55 Moon phase: Waning crescent
Sunday (Sunday 17 December 2017)
00:00 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
Clear night Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Clear night Clear night Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast
Temperature (°C)
-1.0 ° -1.9 ° -0.7 ° -3.2 ° -3.5 ° -2.8 ° -3.4 ° -3.0 ° -0.2 ° 0.5 ° 2.7 ° 3.2 ° 4.2 ° 5.3 ° 6.1 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
S 2 SE 1 N 2 NE 1 WNW 1 SSE 3 SE 2 S 1 SSE 5 S 5 S 8 S 10 S 8 S 10 S 10
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
M M M VP M M M G G G VG G M M M
Humidity Expand
96% 97% 98% 94% 94% 95% 93% 95% 100% 98% 91% 90% 93% 95% 97%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1024 1024 1024 1025 1025 1025 1025 1025 1024 1025 1024 1024 1024 1023 1021
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R R R R F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 08:07 Sunset: 15:55 Moon phase: New

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Extremes

London & South East England extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature St Catherines Pt. 7.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Benson -6.0 °C
Highest rainfall Stowe 1.6 mm
Sunniest Manston 6.2 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Scilly St Marys 10.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Tyndrum -0.9 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Dalwhinnie -7.8 °C
Highest rainfall Altnahinch Filters 9.4 mm
Sunniest Manston 6.2 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)

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.

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