Tonight's  Forecast



Wednesday 10th August

now added twitter wx feature. Changed username from AlanPaul5 to  upminsterwx.

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 Rain radar is clear for all of  UK

  Infrared and visual satellite images are showing clear skies over the SE

 The map for the Microsferics lightning is zoomable.

Despite receiving live visual and infrared satellite pictures every 15 minutes it is still sometimes difficult to predict when and by how much the cloud is going to break up

Note. Temperatures are taken at 1.25mtrs above the ground  on a north facing wall

A dry and very warm late afternoon / early evening with further long sunny periods. Staying dry after dark and overnight with clear skies.

Mild with minimum temperatures 17 to 16C.

Winds from a NW / E later ENE / NE direction will be light  moderating to very light. 

Another dry and very warm / hot day for tomorrow with long periods of unbroken sunshine. UV HIGH to VERY HIGH and  Pollen Medium

Top temperatures higher than today's eventually reaching 29 to 30.5C

Winds from a NE / NNE later ENE / E / ESE direction will be very light increasing to light by early afternoon.

         The temperature at 5.05pm was 27.4C, humidity 36% and barometric pressure 1023.8mb's and  falling

Top temperature today was 27.7C

Gust last hour was 13mph NNW

Rain  for January  was 13.5mm

Rain for February was 61.9mm

Rain for March was 31.2mm

Rain for April was 18.8mm

Rain for May was 50.9mm

Rain for June was 31.9mm

Rain for July was only 2.2mm

Rain so far for August is zero

Rain year to date is 210.4mm

Rain for 2021 was 642.9mm which slightly above for this area.

Rain for 2020 was 607.4mm which was about average for this area.

 Rain for 2019 was 696.3mm which was above average

Rain for 2018 was  617.8mm which is slightly above average

Rain for 2017 was 707.7mm which is above average for this area.

Rain for 2016 was 586.7mm which is average for this area.

 Rain for 2015 was 581.6mm which is average for SW Essex

Rain for 2014 was 881.4mm which is an all time record for this area..

Rain for 2013 was 727.2mm which is above average for SW Essex.

Rain for  2012 was 858.9mm which was high for this area.

 Rain measured  in 2011 was 417.5mm which is very low for this area which normally has around 525 to 575mm

Last updated  at 5.05pm  Wednesday

Next update will be at 0645BST