Weather data

The University of Reading Atmospheric Observatory

Weather news in Reading

Daily weather observations at the University of Reading date back to 1901. Here are a selection of weather news stories for Reading since they began - with one or two earlier, newsworthy, items. They will be updated each day. Please let us know if you have any other snippets of news/information.

Any mention of a record refers to observations at the University of Reading - elsewhere in the United Kingdom values may have been higher or lower.

In Reading on 24 October in ...

One of the lowest 0900 GMT October pressure readings on record - 974.6 mb. A low pressure area moved from SW Ireland to the S Midlands by midday although there was little rain in Reading after 0900 GMT.

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