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Day Weather Maximum Day Temperature Minimum Night Temperature Wind Direction and Speed

Heavy Rain

9°C 48°F 5°C 41°F South Easterly
19km/h 12mph

Heavy Rain Shower

7°C 45°F 1°C 34°F North Westerly
26km/h 16mph


5°C 41°F -3°C 27°F North Easterly
10km/h 6mph


6°C 43°F -3°C 27°F East North Easterly
5km/h 3mph


5°C 41°F -1°C 30°F South Easterly
8km/h 5mph



Sunrise 08:19 Sunset 16:14

Last updated 14:03

Weather forecast details for Friday 26 December. Each column contains hourly forecast details for weather conditions, temperature, wind speed, wind direction, humidity, visibility and pressure.
Time 1500 hours1800 hours2100 hours0000 hours
0300 hours   
Weather Conditions Heavy Rain Heavy Rain Light Rain Light Cloud Partly Cloudy    
Temperature (°C/°F) 6°C 43°F 10°C 50°F 10°C 50°F 7°C 45°F 5°C 41°F    
Wind Speed (mph/km/h) 19km/h 12mph South Easterly 29km/h 18mph West South Westerly 31km/h 19mph West North Westerly 29km/h 18mph North Westerly 24km/h 15mph North North Westerly    
Wind Direction SE WSW WNW NW NNW    
Humidity 96% 93% 90% 86% 83%    
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) M VG VG E VG    
Pressure (Millibars) 1017 1011 1009 1010 1012    

South West England

Forecast Summary

  • Today

    A cold, frosty start with patchy freezing fog, mostly in the east. Soon becoming cloudy as with rain, heavy at times, spreading northeast from around dawn, this affecting most parts by midday and reaching all parts by mid-afternoon. Becoming windy.

  • Tonight

    Unsettled conditions continuing this evening but gradually clearing from west then becoming windy, perhaps with gales along coasts and over hills. Rain clearing eastern parts soon after midnight.

Environmental Summary

UV: 1

UK Range: 1-7

Pollution: Low

UK Range: Low to Very High

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UK Forecast Last updated 09:13, Friday 26 Dec


Observed at 13:00, Friday 26 December

Thick Cloud

6°C 43°F

29km/h 18mph South Easterly

Humidity: 93%

Visibility: Good

Pressure: 1021mb, Falling

Observation station: Chivenor

(Lat: 51.083 | Lon: -4.15)

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