Ian in the Chipstead ValleyAll time Surrey record broken with -18.3C
 

During the early hours of the 11th February 2012 at our Chipstead Valley weather station in Surrey a temperature of minus 18.3C was measured.

This is the coldest temperature measured within a Stevenson screen in Surrey and the coldest temperature measured so far this year across the UK.

(Left: Ian taking the record-breaking reading on the morning of 11th February)