Reading monthly weather averages

Average daytime temperature

The bar chart below shows the average monthly peak daytime temperatures at Reading

Reading average temperature chart (Celsius) Reading average temperature chart (Fahrenheit)
Average monthly temperatures in Reading (degrees centigrade and fahrenheit)
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
°C 6.6 7 9.6 12.4 16.2 19.3 21.4 20.9 18.4 14.5 9.8 7.5
°F 43.9 44.6 49.3 54.4 61.1 66.7 70.5 69.6 65.1 58.1 49.6 45.5

Please note: these are the average peak daytime temperatures (usually around mid-afternoon) so do not show daytime / night highs and lows. To see the daily range of temperatures have a look at the temperature max / min chart below.

Average rainfall & rainy days

The graph below shows the average rainfall and number of rainy days per month.

Reading monthly rainfall chart (mm) Reading monthly rainfall chart (inches)
Average monthly rainfall in Reading (mm and inches)
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
mm 62 43 55 49 54 53 47 57 59 62 64 68
inches 2.5 1.7 2.2 1.9 2.1 2.1 1.9 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.7
Rainy days 18 14 16 15 14 12 11 13 12 15 16 17

Average daily sunshine

The bar chart below shows the average daily sunshine hours in Reading

Reading average daily sunshine chart
Average daily sunshine Reading
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Hrs sunshine 2 2.7 3.9 5.4 6.7 7.2 6.9 6.5 5.2 3.7 2.6 1.8

Day / night temperatures

The graph below shows the daily range of temperatures for each month.

Reading average minimum / maximum temperatures (Celsius) Reading average minimum / maximum temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Maximum and minimum daily temperatures in Reading (degrees centigrade and fahrenheit)
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C 0.9 0.9 2 3.8 6.6 9.5 11.6 11.3 9.4 6.9 3.3 1.8
Max °C 6.8 7.2 9.8 12.7 16.4 19.5 21.7 21.2 18.6 14.7 10 7.7
Min °F 33.5 33.5 35.6 38.8 43.9 49.1 52.8 52.3 48.9 44.4 37.9 35.2
Max °F 38.8 39.2 42.6 46.8 52.7 58.1 61.9 61.2 57.2 51.4 43.9 40.5

Sea temperature

The graph below shows the average sea temperature.

Reading average sea temperature chart (Celsius) Reading average sea temperature chart (Fahrenheit)
Average sea temperature around Reading in degrees centigrade and fahrenheit
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
°C 8.9 7.9 7.9 9.1 11 13.3 15.5 17 17 15.6 13.2 10.7
°F 48 46.2 46.2 48.4 51.8 55.9 59.9 62.6 62.6 60 55.7 51.3

Wind speed

The graph below shows the average wind speed.

Reading average winspeed by month (km/h) Reading average winspeed by month (mph)
Average wind speed in Reading (mph and kmh)
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
km/h 16 16 16 15 14 13 13 13 13 13 15 16
mph 10 10 10 9 9 8 8 8 8 8 9 10

A monthly average windspeed of over 16km/h or 10mph suggests a location is fairly windy.

Relative humidity

The graph below shows the average relative humidity.

Reading relative humidity averages
Average relative humidity in Reading
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
91% 88% 83% 80% 78% 78% 77% 80% 85% 89% 91% 92%

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Reading weather stats

Reading weather statistics
Hottest month: July 21.4°C 70.5°F
Driest month: February 43mm 1.7ins
Sunniest month: August 6.5hrs
Coldest month: January 6.6°C 43.9°F
Wettest month: December 68mm 2.7ins
Warmest sea: August 17°C 62.6°F
Map showing location of Reading (51.45625, -0.97113)

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