Today's conditions and Readings at 09:00 GMT:
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Tuesday 22 August 2017
A warm night with low cloud, fog and drizzle, visibility down to around 400 yards. Fog thinned to mist this morning, still overcast and quite dull.
Maximum temperature to 18:00 GMT yesterday 18.6∞C.
Minimum temperature overnight 14.8∞C
24-hour maximum 18.6∞C
24-hour minimum: 14.8∞C
Minimum temperature on grass: 14.0∞C
Maximum wind gust: (Midnight to Midnight) 11.0 mph SE
Rainfall total: 0.2mm
Conditions at 09:00 GMT
8 Oktas Stratus
Visibility 3 miles.
Dew point 17.2∞C
Wind Direction: E force 2
Barometer 1020.1mb: Trend: falling slowly.
Light to moderate rain before midnight stopped before midnight. Cloudy through the early hours. Staying overcast and rather dull all day.
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August 2017 so Far:
Mean temperature: 15.0c (-1.6c) (of local average 1992-2014)
Maximum temperature: 21.6c on the 16th.
Minimum temperature: 7.8c on the 6th
Grass Minimum: 5.9c on the 6th.
Wettest 24 hours = 21.2mm on the 8th
Maximum wind gust: 23.6mph S the 2nd.
2017 so far:
Maximum temperature: 30.1c on the 19th June.
Minimum temperature: -4.5c on the 5th Jan
Grass Minimum: -8.5c on the 5th Jan.
Wettest 24 hours = 21.2mm on the 8th August.
Maximum wind gust: 51.0 mph WSW on the 23 Feb.
Mean maximum temperature = 13.9c
Mean minimum temperature = 6.0c
Mean temperature = 10.0c = 0.0c of the local average. (1992-2014)
Highest maximum on the 19th June. = 32.4c
Lowest minimum on the February 24th = -4.5c
Minimum Grass Temperature on the February 24th = -9.5c
Ground Frosts = 113
Air frost = 53
Total rain days = 195
Wettest Day 14thth June = 44.1mm
Rainfall total = 753.1mm 107.3% of the local average.
Days of sleet / snow falling = 15
Days of lying snow at 09:00 GMT = 2
Maximum snow depth = 2.5cm 17th January.
Maximum temperature: 33.1c on the 01st July.
Minimum temperature: -3.7c on the 19th January
Grass Minimum: -7.0c on the 19th January.
Wettest 24 hours = 24.8mm the 13th August.
Maximum wind gust: 50.8 mph W on the 17th November.
Maximum temperature: 29.0c on the 18th July.
Minimum temperature: -5.3c on the 29th dec
Grass Minimum: -9.3c on the 30th Dec
Wettest 24 hours 21.9mm on the 26th Dec.
Maximum wind gust: 46.6 mph SE on the 5th Feb.
Maximum temperature: 30.6c on the 1st August.
Minimum temperature: -5.1c on the 14th March.
Grass Minimum: -9.8c on the 16th Jan
Wettest 24 hours 52.9.mm on the 26th July.
Maximum wind gust: 56.7 mph WSW on the 5th Dec
Mean Temperature: 9.5c -0.1c
Mean max 13.5c
Mean min 5.5c
Maximum temperature: 29.0c on the 24th July.
Minimum temperature: -8.9c on the 4th Feb
Grass Minimum: -11.2c on the 4th Feb
Rainfall = 997.9 mm
Wettest 24 hours, 30.7mm on the 24th November
Maximum wind gust: 48.6mph, NW 5th Jan
Extremes from this station since 2005.
Highest temperature: 32.7c 19th July 2006
Lowest Screen Temperature: -12.2c December 25th
Lowest temp on grass: -16.6c December 25th 2010
Wettest 24 hours: 39.9mm 5th September 2008
Wettest month: 158.2mm July 2009
Driest month: 14.0mm September 2009
Highest wind gust: 68mph January 18th 2007
Warmest year: 2006, with a mean of 11.05c.
Coldest year: 2010, with a mean of 8.80c
Wettest year: 2008 with 787.7mm
Driest year: 2005 with 576.1mm