Climate for fruit trees in Colchester

Annual climate averages


This location London Edinburgh Cardiff
Length of growing season: 321 days 332 days 307 days 340 days
Average minimum temperatures: 1 C 2 C 1 C 3 C
Average maximum temperatures: 23 C 23 C 19 C 21 C
Rainfall: 573 mm 656 mm 684 mm 1022 mm
Sunshine hours: 1724 hours 1705 hours 1418 hours 1655 hours

Monthly climate averages for this location

Month Avg. Minimum temp. Avg. Maximum temp. Rainfall Sunshine hours
Jan 2 C 8 C 41 mm (7.2%) 68 hours  (3.9%)
Feb 2 C 8 C 39 mm (6.8%) 79 hours  (4.6%)
Mar 3 C 10 C 39 mm (6.8%) 109 hours  (6.3%)
Apr 5 C 14 C 34 mm (5.9%) 177 hours  (10.3%)
May 8 C 17 C 51 mm (8.9%) 211 hours  (12.2%)
Jun 11 C 21 C 34 mm (5.9%) 225 hours  (13.1%)
Jul 13 C 23 C 53 mm (9.2%) 218 hours  (12.6%)
Aug 13 C 23 C 74 mm (12.9%) 201 hours  (11.7%)
Sep 11 C 20 C 40 mm (7.0%) 176 hours  (10.2%)
Oct 9 C 16 C 66 mm (11.5%) 118 hours  (6.8%)
Nov 5 C 11 C 57 mm (9.9%) 82 hours  (4.8%)
Dec 2 C 8 C 45 mm (7.9%) 61 hours  (3.5%)


This weather data is mostly derived from averages for the period 2001-2006.