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The Stormtrack Weather Station at Mountsorrel and Rothley Leicester

52:42N 01:08W at 229 ft AMSL
The Villages of Mountsorrel and Rothley are located 4 miles North of Leicester, on the edge of the Charnwood Forest
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Last Data Feed: Sun 05 Apr 08:30 AM

Station Automated Forecast: Increasing clouds with little temperature change

Mountsorrel Central England Temperature Tracker

The Central England Temperature (C.E.T.) has been considered the most effective way of measuring how the UK's temperature averages over a long time. The C.E.T. is collected by Weather stations that are only located in the centre of England in an area bounded by London, Bristol, the wash and Manchester. Some of these weather stations have been reporting their temperature since 1659. The official CET figure is monitored and recorded by the UK Met Office, and a nominal past 30 year figure is used to suggest what the average Temperature should be in central England. Currently we are using averages from 1971 – 2000. I thought that it would be interesting to see how warm / cold the temperature in Mountsorrel compares to the official C.E.T. While it wont be as accurate as official CET, it should provide a good guide every month.

The figure updates every hour.  LastUpdate was: (04/04/2020 23:50 PM)
The current Mountsorrel C.E.T. tracker figure for April 2020 is: 7.9°C
(Difference from average April CET is -0.2°C)

Month'71-'00 AVGMountsorrel CETMountsorrel Diff 
January 4.2°C6.7°C2.5°C 
February 4.2°C6.5°C2.3°C 
March 6.3°C6.7°C0.4°C 
April 8.1°C7.9°C-0.2°C**
May 11.3°C11.9°C0.6°C 
June 14.1°C14.5°C0.4°C 
July 16.5°C16.8°C0.3°C 
August 16.2°C17.7°C1.5°C 
September 13.7°C14.4°C0.7°C 
October 10.4°C9.8°C-0.7°C 
November 6.9°C6.3°C-0.6°C 
December 5.1°C5.7°C0.6°C 

**  Provisinal to 5 April
England CET Map
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Outlook for Tuesday to Thursday: Fine throughout, with good deal of bright and sunny weather. Chilly by night, perhaps with some fog, but becoming very warm by day.
UK Outlook for Thursday 9 Apr 2020 to Saturday 18 Apr 2020: Warm with long spells of sunshine on Thursday, with the highest temperatures most likely in the southeast. It should be predominately dry, though the far northwest could see some rain later on. Moving into Friday and Saturday, there indications that high pressure could return to give further settled conditions, with the south likely to remain dry. However, the west and northwest could see rain or showers at times. Looking further ahead in this period, there should be a good deal of dry and settled weather with spells of sunshine. The driest conditions and highest temperatures are mostly likely towards the south, and whilst still warm in the north, there may some windier and wetter periods at times and a risk of overnight frosts.

Mountsorrel is a village in Leicestershire on the River Soar, just south of Loughborough with a population of 6,662 inhabitants. A castle was built in 1080 by Hugh Lupus, but there is evidence of an earlier Norman settlement in the area in the form of pottery fragments. A Roman villa is supposed to have existed on Broad Hill during the 4th century AD, the site of today's quarry, as quarrying during the late 1800s revealed many artefacts including a preserved wooden bucket. However, the first recording of the village was in 1377, when it had a population of 156.

The Mountsorrel Weather Station is located in Mountsorrel which is just South of Loughborough andjust North of Leicester, Leicestershire.

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Stuart oftens travels the globle to experabce severe weather first after seeing his first tornado outside a town called Stuart in Nebraska, USA on the 9th June 2003.