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Great Birmingham Run

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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  • Overcast 18 °C

    15 °C

  • Cloudy 20 °C

    11 °C

  • Cloudy 17 °C

    11 °C

  • Cloudy 17 °C

    13 °C

  • Cloudy 18 °C

    12 °C

  • Heavy shower day 16 °C

    10 °C

  • Cloudy 16 °C

    9 °C

Friday (Friday 23 June 2017)
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<5% <5% <5% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WSW 10 23 WSW 12 24 WSW 11 22 WSW 11 22 WSW 12 23 WSW 12 23 WSW 12 25 WSW 13 27 WSW 13 25 WSW 13 25 WSW 13 26 WSW 14 27 WSW 14 28 WSW 14 26 WSW 13 25 WSW 13 25 WSW 13 25 SW 13 24 SW 12 25 SW 12 25
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
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Humidity Expand
81% 78% 76% 76% 76% 76% 76% 74% 72% 71% 71% 71% 73% 75% 77% 78% 80% 83% 85% 86%
UV index Expand
0 1 1 1 2 2 3 3 4 4 4 3 3 2 1 1 1 1 0 0
Sunrise: 04:45 Sunset: 21:34 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 2
Saturday (Saturday 24 June 2017)
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10% 10% 10% 20% 50% 20% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 30% 60% 10% 40% 30% <5% <5% <5%
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SW 12 25 SW 12 24 SW 11 23 SW 11 23 WSW 11 22 WSW 10 21 WSW 10 20 WSW 10 20 WSW 10 20 WSW 11 22 WSW 12 23 WSW 13 25 WSW 13 26 WSW 13 27 WSW 15 30 WSW 15 30 WSW 15 30 W 14 28 W 13 26 W 12 24 W 11 22 W 11 23 W 10 21 W 9 18
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG VG G G G G VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG G VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
87% 88% 88% 89% 90% 89% 88% 85% 82% 77% 71% 69% 64% 63% 63% 66% 66% 70% 72% 70% 70% 65% 66% 68%
UV index Expand
0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 1 2 3 4 5 6 5 4 4 3 2 1 1 1 0 0
Sunrise: 04:45 Sunset: 21:35 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 2
Sunday (Sunday 25 June 2017)
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12 ° 12 ° 10 ° 10 ° 11 ° 13 ° 14 ° 13 ° 12 °
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<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% 10% <5% <5% 10%
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 9 19 W 9 18 W 10 21 W 11 23 W 13 27 W 14 29 W 13 26 WNW 10 20 NW 6 12
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
69% 71% 72% 69% 61% 57% 56% 61% 68%
UV index Expand
0 0 0 1 4 5 3 1 0
Sunrise: 04:46 Sunset: 21:35 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 2
Monday (Monday 26 June 2017)
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Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Cloudy Light rain
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10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 20% 20% 40%
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 5 10 WSW 5 9 SW 5 10 SSW 6 14 SW 7 15 WSW 7 16 SSW 7 15 WSW 8 15
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG VG G G G G
Humidity Expand
76% 82% 80% 71% 68% 69% 76% 85%
UV index Expand
0 0 1 3 4 2 1 0
Sunrise: 04:46 Sunset: 21:35 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 2
Tuesday (Tuesday 27 June 2017)
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Light rain Light rain Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
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40% 40% 10% 10% 10% 20% 20% 10%
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 8 16 WNW 8 16 NW 8 15 WNW 9 18 WNW 9 20 WNW 10 20 NNW 9 18 WSW 8 15
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G G G G G G G
Humidity Expand
89% 91% 90% 81% 70% 69% 73% 80%
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0 0 1 3 4 3 1 0
Sunrise: 04:46 Sunset: 21:34 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 2
Wednesday (Wednesday 28 June 2017)
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Cloudy Cloudy Light shower day Light shower day Light shower day Light shower day Heavy shower day Cloudy
Warnings
Temperature (°C) arrow down
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12 ° 11 ° 11 ° 12 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 11 °
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10% 20% 40% 40% 40% 40% 50% 10%
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WSW 8 15 W 7 14 NNW 8 16 W 10 20 W 11 22 WNW 11 23 N 10 20 NNE 9 17
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G G G G G G G
Humidity Expand
85% 90% 91% 85% 75% 72% 73% 80%
UV index Expand
0 0 1 3 5 3 1 0
Sunrise: 04:47 Sunset: 21:34 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
Thursday (Thursday 29 June 2017)
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Cloudy Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Light shower day Cloudy Sunny intervals Partly cloudy night
Warnings
Temperature (°C) arrow down
11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 13 ° 14 ° 15 ° 14 ° 12 °
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10 ° 9 ° 9 ° 11 ° 12 ° 13 ° 12 ° 11 °
Precipitation probability Expand
10% 10% 10% 10% 40% 10% 10% 10%
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
N 8 15 WNW 8 15 WNW 9 17 WNW 10 21 WNW 11 23 WNW 11 22 WNW 11 21 WNW 9 17
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG G G G G VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
85% 87% 86% 76% 68% 64% 66% 73%
UV index Expand
0 0 1 3 5 3 1 0
Sunrise: 04:48 Sunset: 21:34 Moon phase: Waxing crescent

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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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