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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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Thursday (19 January 2017)
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6  ° 6  ° 6  ° 6  °
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5  ° 5  ° 5  ° 5  °
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NE 3 8 ENE 3 8 ESE 4 7 E 4 6
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
M M M M
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92% 92% 92% 90%
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0 0 0 0
Sunrise: 08:07 Sunset: 16:30 Moon phase: Waning gibbous Air pollution: 2
Friday (20 January 2017)
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Cloudy Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night
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5  ° 4  ° 4  ° 4  ° 3  ° 3  ° 2  ° 2  ° 1  ° 1  ° 2  ° 3  ° 4  ° 4  ° 5  ° 5  ° 4  ° 4  ° 3  ° 3  ° 2  ° 2  ° 1  ° 1  °
Warnings
Weather warnings may have been issued
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4  ° 3  ° 3  ° 2  ° 2  ° 1  ° 1  ° 0  ° 0  ° 0  ° 0  ° 1  ° 2  ° 2  ° 2  ° 3  ° 2  ° 2  ° 1  ° 0  ° 0  ° -1  ° -1  ° -2  °
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ESE 4 7 ENE 3 5 ENE 3 7 E 3 9 E 3 8 E 3 8 ESE 3 9 E 3 9 E 3 9 E 3 9 E 4 10 E 4 10 E 5 10 ENE 5 10 E 6 11 E 6 12 ENE 6 12 ENE 5 12 ENE 5 13 ENE 6 13 ENE 6 14 ENE 6 14 ENE 5 14 E 6 14
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
M M M M M M M M M M M M M G G G G G G G G G G G
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89% 87% 86% 87% 85% 84% 82% 83% 84% 84% 81% 77% 74% 70% 68% 67% 69% 74% 78% 81% 84% 86% 87% 86%
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0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sunrise: 08:06 Sunset: 16:32 Moon phase: Third quarter Air pollution: 2
Saturday (21 January 2017)
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Clear night Clear night Clear night Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast
Temperature (°C) arrow down
1  ° 0  ° -1  ° -1  ° 2  ° 3  ° 3  ° 2  °
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-2  ° -2  ° -3  ° -3  ° -1  ° 1  ° 1  ° 0  °
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<5% <5% <5% <5% 10% 10% 10% 10%
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E 5 14 E 4 11 ENE 5 10 E 5 10 E 6 11 ESE 6 14 E 5 10 ESE 5 11
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
G G M M M G G G
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87% 91% 94% 96% 90% 84% 88% 87%
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0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0
Sunrise: 08:05 Sunset: 16:33 Moon phase: Third quarter Air pollution: 2
Sunday (22 January 2017)
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Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Cloudy
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1  ° 0  ° -1  ° -1  ° 1  ° 3  ° 2  ° 1  °
Warnings
Weather warnings may have been issued
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-1  ° -2  ° -3  ° -3  ° -1  ° 1  ° 1  ° 0  °
Precipitation probability arrow down
10% <5% <5% 10% 10% 10% <5% 10%
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SSE 4 9 SSE 5 9 S 4 9 S 3 7 S 3 8 S 3 8 S 3 6 S 3 7
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G G M M M M M M
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87% 90% 92% 94% 90% 88% 92% 95%
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0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0
Sunrise: 08:04 Sunset: 16:35 Moon phase: Third quarter Air pollution: 3
Monday (23 January 2017)
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Cloudy Mist Fog Mist Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Cloudy
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1  ° 0  ° 0  ° 0  ° 1  ° 2  ° 2  ° 1  °
Warnings
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-1  ° -1  ° -2  ° -2  ° -1  ° 1  ° 0  ° -1  °
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SW 2 5 SW 3 6 SSW 3 5 SSW 3 6 SW 3 6 NNE 2 6 SSW 3 6 SW 3 7
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
M P VP P M M M M
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96% 97% 97% 97% 94% 91% 93% 94%
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0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0
Sunrise: 08:03 Sunset: 16:37 Moon phase: Waning crescent Air pollution: 2
Tuesday (24 January 2017)
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Overcast Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Overcast Cloudy
Temperature (°C) arrow down
0  ° 0  ° -1  ° -1  ° 2  ° 3  ° 2  ° 1  °
Warnings
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-2  ° -2  ° -3  ° -3  ° -1  ° 0  ° -1  ° -2  °
Precipitation probability arrow down
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% <5% 10% 10%
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) arrow down
WSW 3 7 SSW 4 8 SSW 4 9 SSW 5 9 SSW 5 11 SSW 6 12 S 6 12 SSW 7 13
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
M M M M G G G G
Humidity arrow down
96% 97% 97% 96% 91% 86% 92% 92%
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0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0
Sunrise: 08:02 Sunset: 16:39 Moon phase: Waning crescent
Wednesday (25 January 2017)
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Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Overcast
Temperature (°C) arrow down
1  ° 0  ° 1  ° 1  ° 3  ° 4  ° 3  ° 2  °
Warnings
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-3  ° -3  ° -3  ° -3  ° -2  ° 0  ° -1  ° -3  °
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S 8 15 S 9 16 S 9 17 S 11 20 S 13 24 S 13 24 S 13 24 S 14 26
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
G G G G G G G G
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92% 93% 93% 92% 86% 83% 87% 90%
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0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0
Sunrise: 08:00 Sunset: 16:40 Moon phase: Waning 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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