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Great Birmingham Run

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Runners taking part in a half marathon

Sun 16 Oct 2016

The Great Birmingham Run takes place on Sunday 16 October with thousands of runners competing in the biggest half marathon in the Midlands.

The course starts in Birmingham City Centre and will take athletes and runners alike past some of the most iconic sites across Birmingham, including the Bullring, Edgbaston Cricket Ground and Cadbury World Bournville, before a dramatic downhill finish on Broad Street.

Runners will be hoping for cool, cloudy conditions with a slight breeze. Check the Birmingham weather forecast to help prepare for the event.

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  • Cloudy 15 °C

    9 °C

  • Light shower day 13 °C

    6 °C

  • Sunny intervals 13 °C

    6 °C

  • Sunny intervals 14 °C

    7 °C

  • Cloudy 12 °C

    5 °C

  • Cloudy 11 °C

    4 °C

Friday (31 March 2017)
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Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light rain Heavy rain Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Sunny day Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night
Warnings
Temperature (°C) arrow down
13  ° 13  ° 13  ° 13  ° 12  ° 12  ° 12  ° 12  ° 12  ° 12  ° 12  ° 12  ° 13  ° 13  ° 14  ° 14  ° 15  ° 14  ° 13  ° 13  ° 12  ° 11  ° 11  ° 10  °
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Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
12  ° 13  ° 12  ° 11  ° 11  ° 10  ° 10  ° 10  ° 9  ° 9  ° 9  ° 10  ° 10  ° 11  ° 11  ° 11  ° 12  ° 11  ° 11  ° 10  ° 9  ° 9  ° 8  ° 8  °
Precipitation probability Expand
10% 10% <5% <5% 10% <5% 10% 40% 80% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% <5% <5% <5% <5% 10% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5%
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SSE 6 17 S 5 16 SSW 6 16 S 6 16 S 7 15 S 8 17 SSE 8 18 S 10 21 S 12 25 SSW 13 27 SSW 14 29 SW 14 28 SW 15 29 SW 15 28 SW 15 28 SW 14 27 SW 13 26 SSW 14 26 SSW 13 25 SSW 13 25 S 12 24 S 11 23 S 10 21 S 10 20
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG G G G G G G VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
76% 75% 77% 80% 82% 83% 84% 84% 85% 84% 82% 74% 71% 62% 57% 56% 53% 56% 62% 67% 70% 73% 75% 78%
UV index Expand
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 2 2 3 3 3 2 2 1 1 1 0 0 0 0
Sunrise: 06:45 Sunset: 19:39 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 3
Saturday (1 April 2017)
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Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light shower day Light shower day Cloudy Sunny intervals Clear night
Warnings
Temperature (°C) arrow down
10  ° 10  ° 9  ° 9  ° 10  ° 12  ° 13  ° 11  ° 9  °
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8  ° 8  ° 7  ° 7  ° 9  ° 11  ° 12  ° 10  ° 7  °
Precipitation probability Expand
<5% 10% 10% 20% 30% 30% 30% 10% <5%
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
S 10 22 S 10 21 S 8 15 S 6 11 SW 5 11 WSW 5 11 W 5 10 NW 7 14 NW 7 14
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG G G G VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
80% 82% 87% 90% 83% 70% 62% 69% 83%
UV index Expand
0 0 0 1 2 3 2 1 0
Sunrise: 06:43 Sunset: 19:41 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 3
Sunday (2 April 2017)
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Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Partly cloudy night
Warnings
Temperature (°C) arrow down
7  ° 6  ° 6  ° 8  ° 11  ° 13  ° 12  ° 9  °
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5  ° 4  ° 3  ° 6  ° 11  ° 12  ° 11  ° 8  °
Precipitation probability Expand
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5%
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
NW 8 15 NW 8 16 NW 8 16 NNW 8 17 NNW 5 12 NW 4 11 NW 3 7 SE 4 7
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
91% 92% 92% 78% 62% 54% 63% 74%
UV index Expand
0 0 1 2 4 2 1 0
Sunrise: 06:41 Sunset: 19:43 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 3
Monday (3 April 2017)
0100 0400 0700 1000 1300 1600 1900 2200
Partly cloudy night Clear night Sunny day Sunny day Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night
Warnings
Temperature (°C) arrow down
8  ° 7  ° 6  ° 10  ° 13  ° 14  ° 13  ° 10  °
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6  ° 5  ° 4  ° 9  ° 11  ° 12  ° 11  ° 9  °
Precipitation probability Expand
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5%
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SSE 4 8 S 5 9 SSE 5 10 S 7 16 SSW 11 23 SSW 11 23 SSW 8 16 SW 7 14
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG G VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
78% 83% 87% 75% 57% 53% 62% 76%
UV index Expand
0 0 1 2 4 2 1 0
Sunrise: 06:38 Sunset: 19:45 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 3
Tuesday (4 April 2017)
0100 0400 0700 1000 1300 1600 1900 2200
Cloudy Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night
Warnings
Temperature (°C) arrow down
8  ° 7  ° 7  ° 10  ° 12  ° 12  ° 10  ° 7  °
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Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
6  ° 6  ° 6  ° 9  ° 10  ° 10  ° 8  ° 5  °
Precipitation probability Expand
10% <5% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% <5%
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SW 7 12 WSW 6 10 W 5 9 NW 7 15 NNW 7 16 NNW 10 20 NNW 9 17 NNW 8 14
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG G G VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
84% 88% 90% 80% 72% 65% 68% 79%
UV index Expand
0 0 1 2 3 1 1 0
Sunrise: 06:36 Sunset: 19:46 Moon phase: First quarter
Wednesday (5 April 2017)
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Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night
Warnings
Temperature (°C) arrow down
6  ° 5  ° 5  ° 8  ° 10  ° 10  ° 10  ° 7  °
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Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
3  ° 2  ° 2  ° 5  ° 8  ° 8  ° 7  ° 5  °
Precipitation probability Expand
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% <5% <5%
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
NNW 7 14 NNW 6 12 NNW 7 13 NNW 9 19 NNW 10 22 NNW 11 22 N 10 20 N 9 16
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
84% 87% 90% 78% 68% 66% 68% 79%
UV index Expand
0 0 1 2 3 1 1 0
Sunrise: 06:34 Sunset: 19:48 Moon phase: First quarter

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16 October - Taking part in the Great Birmingham Run? Check the local weather forecast.

For further information about the event, visit the  Great Birmingham Run website.

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