Daily weather observations at the University of Reading date back to 1908. Here are a selection of news stories and observations for Reading since they began - with one or two earlier, newsworthy, items. They will be updated each day. Let me 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 25 March in ...
- One of the largest diurnal temperature ranges for any month from a minimum temperature of -2.0 C to a maximum of 20.5 C, a range of 22.5 degC.
- 0.1 mm of rain today, then nothing at all fell in the next 30 days.
Some historical data/observations for anniversary dates can be found here