Weather news in Reading

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 ...

1953
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.
1997
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

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