Weather Colchester

Last updated 06:04

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Day Weather Maximum Day Temperature Minimum Night Temperature Wind Direction and Speed


25°C 77°F 17°C 63°F East North Easterly
23km/h 14mph


25°C 77°F 17°C 63°F East North Easterly
21km/h 13mph

Sunny Intervals

25°C 77°F 16°C 61°F North Easterly
19km/h 12mph

Sunny Intervals

24°C 75°F 16°C 61°F Northerly
19km/h 12mph

Light Rain Shower

24°C 75°F 15°C 59°F North North Westerly
14km/h 9mph



Sunrise 05:05 Sunset 21:00
Weather forecast details for Wednesday 23 July. Each column contains hourly forecast details for weather conditions, temperature, wind speed, wind direction, humidity, visibility and pressure.
Time 1000 hours1300 hours1600 hours1900 hours2200 hours0100 hours
0400 hours 
Weather Conditions Sunny Intervals Sunny Sunny Sunny Clear Sky Clear Sky Clear Sky  
Temperature (°C/°F) 22°C 72°F 25°C 77°F 25°C 77°F 24°C 75°F 20°C 68°F 19°C 66°F 17°C 63°F  
Wind Speed (mph/km/h) 16km/h 10mph North Easterly 23km/h 14mph East North Easterly 24km/h 15mph East North Easterly 21km/h 13mph East North Easterly 18km/h 11mph North Easterly 14km/h 9mph North Easterly 13km/h 8mph North Easterly  
Wind Direction NE ENE ENE ENE NE NE NE  
Humidity 73% 54% 51% 53% 65% 74% 86%  
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) VG VG G G G G G  
Pressure (Millibars) 1020 1020 1019 1019 1019 1019 1018  

East of England

Forecast Summary

  • Today

    A grey start for most parts, perhaps an odd light shower, but soon brightening up then dry with plenty of very warm sunshine. A little cooler near coasts, though, especially those exposed to the north to northeast breeze.

  • Tonight

    A warm, sunny evening then staying dry and warm overnight, a northeasterly breeze bringing a few patches of low cloud from the North Sea, especially in the north and east.

Environmental Summary

UV: 7

UK Range: 1-7

Pollution: Low

UK Range: Low to Very High

Pollen: Moderate

UK Range: Low to Very High

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UK Forecast Last updated 23:50, Tuesday 22 Jul


Observed at 06:00, Wednesday 23 July


14°C 57°F

16km/h 10mph Northerly

Humidity: 97%

Visibility: Moderate

Pressure: 1022mb, Falling

Observation station: Walton-On-The-Naze

(Lat: 51.85 | Lon: 1.283)

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