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Gravesend-Broadness (nearest observation site to Waltham Abbey)

Wednesday (Wednesday 13 December 2017)
20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Temperature (°C)
4.7 ° 5.5 ° 4.2 ° 4.4 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SW 11 SW 13 SW 11 WSW 26 37
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
Humidity Expand
83% 75% 91% 87%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
991 990 989 990
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R F F F
Sunrise: 07:58 Sunset: 15:50 Moon phase: Third quarter
Thursday (Thursday 14 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 15:00 16:00 17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00
Temperature (°C)
4.8 ° 4.2 ° 3.8 ° 4.5 ° 4.8 ° 5.0 ° 5.0 ° 4.7 ° 4.4 ° 4.8 ° 4.9 ° 5.6 ° 5.7 ° 5.9 ° 6.3 ° 5.7 ° 5.2 ° 4.1 ° 3.2 ° 2.3 ° 2.2 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 24 41 WSW 23 33 WSW 17 36 WSW 22 32 WSW 17 30 WSW 18 32 WSW 21 30 WSW 17 29 SW 15 SW 15 WSW 16 WSW 17 WSW 17 WSW 14 WSW 16 WSW 11 WSW 14 SW 9 SW 8 SW 7 SSW 5
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
Humidity Expand
78% 79% 80% 78% 78% 79% 77% 79% 79% 79% 78% 77% 76% 73% 72% 74% 74% 80% 85% 86% 84%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
991 992 993 993 993 992 993 993 993 992 993 992 992 991 990 989 989 989 988 988 989
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R F F F R F F F F F F F F F F F R
Sunrise: 07:59 Sunset: 15:50 Moon phase: Waning crescent

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Extremes

East of England extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Shoeburyness 9.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Wittering 6.5 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Cavendish 0.7 °C
Highest rainfall Writtle 10.2 mm

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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