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    19°C 9°C
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    17°C 11°C
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Issued at: 1600 on Sat 20 Sep 2014

* Daily index representing the background and regional air quality for a chosen location. Air pollution levels close to roads in urban areas may be higher. For more information please visit our Daily Air Quality Index page.

Forecast Summary

  • Regional
  • UK 5 days
  • UK 6-30 days

Regional forecast for South West England

Mostly cloudy with isolated showers tonight. Dry and sunny tomorrow.

This Evening and Tonight:

Rather cloudy through this evening and for most of tonight, with isolated showers. However, clearer conditions should start to spread from the north towards dawn. Minimum Temperature 9C.

Sunday:

Still cloudy along the south coast at first tomorrow, but the clearer conditions will spread to all of the Southwest during the morning to leave a dry and sunny afternoon. Maximum Temperature 21C.

Outlook for Monday to Wednesday:

A fine and often sunny start to the week, although staying cloudier at times along the coast. Remaining warm, especially in the sunshine, with mostly light winds.

Issued at: 1700 on Sat 20 Sep 2014

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Isolated showers in the south tonight. Dry and sunny tomorrow,

This Evening and Tonight:

Cold, dry and largely clear in the north. Staying mild further south, with cloudy skies and isolated showers, although the fresher, clearer conditions in the north will continue to push south through the course of the night.

Sunday:

Any lingering cloud in the far south will soon clear, leaving a fine day with sunny spells. A chilly start, but feeling warm by the afternoon, especially in the south.

Outlook for Monday to Wednesday:

Fine and often sunny across the south and east. However cloudier with rain at times across northern and western parts. Light winds, but turning windy in the northwest by Wednesday.

Issued at: 1700 on Sat 20 Sep 2014

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Thursday 25 Sep 2014 to Saturday 4 Oct 2014:

Southern parts of the UK will be dry at first with sunny spells but it will be cloudier in the north and west with rain at times. The rain will spread southwards, gradually weakening, although some southern and southeastern areas will probably remain dry. Brighter, showery weather may follow to the northwest. It will be quite windy, with gales in the far north, and temperatures close to normal. Into the weekend the most likely scenario is for northwestern parts of the UK to see the most unsettled conditions with strong winds and outbreaks of rain. Further south and east there should be lengthier drier periods interspersed with occasional rain. It may become warm again here. This pattern of weather is expected to stay similar into the following week.

UK Outlook for Sunday 5 Oct 2014 to Sunday 19 Oct 2014:

The north-south split in the weather is more likely than not to continue for most of the period. The best of the drier and brighter conditions are expected to be across the south and east of the UK. Here, daytime temperatures are likely to be around, and often above average with some warm sunshine. However, it could turn quite chilly during the nights, with a risk of fog patches in places. Northern and western parts are likely to see more frequent outbreaks of rain and strong winds, with gales in the far north. Daytime temperatures here are set to be below or close to average.

Issued at: 1700 on Sat 20 Sep 2014

Weather Map

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Exeter Cloudy 50.7179 -3.5327
Barnstaple Cloudy 51.0777 -4.0571
Plymouth Cloudy 50.3713 -4.1348
Yeovil Light rain 50.9416 -2.632
Cardiff Overcast 51.4812 -3.1778
Swansea Cloudy 51.621 -3.9424
Camborne Sunny intervals 50.2122 -5.2937
Pembroke Cloudy 51.6731 -4.9084
Southampton Cloudy 50.9093 -1.403
Swindon Cloudy 51.5556 -1.7784
Hereford Sunny intervals 52.056 -2.7146
Aberystwyth Cloudy 52.415 -4.0817
Jersey Sunny intervals 49.2079 -2.1955
Reading Overcast 51.4523 -0.9724
Newtown (Powys) Cloudy 52.5118 -3.3118
Banbury Cloudy 52.0625 -1.3383
Birmingham Cloudy 52.4859 -1.889
Brighton Cloudy 50.822 -0.1356
Milton Keynes Cloudy 52.0382 -0.7555
London Cloudy 51.5081 -0.1248

Location Details

Exeter

Location: 50.7179, -3.5327

Altitude: 7m above mean sea level

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The city of Exeter is located in south-west England in the county of Devon. Settled on the river Exe, it has a population of approximately 120,000 and acts as Devon County Council's administrative centre with excellent national and international transport links.

The city's motto, semper fidelis ('always loyal') is said to have been adopted in the late 16th century when Queen Elizabeth I gave thanks to its citizens for putting up a monetary gift with which the English built ships to defeat the Spanish Armada. Before the Industrial Revolution gave rise to the rapid growth of other cities, Exeter was vital to the country's trade, with its fertile land and accessible waterways allowing for a huge industry at the time. Exeter is now better known for its reputation in the service sector, with a 2001 study naming the city as one of the most profitable locations in the UK from which to start a business.

Given its healthy transport links to other regions of England, supported by Exeter airport serving a variety of British and European destinations, it's no surprise that Exeter also enjoys a thriving tourist trade. Along with its proximity to the rural treasures on Devon and Cornwall, Exeter is well-known for its status as a Fairtrade Town, having pledged to promote its lifestyle and products. Along with the great retail facilities, all of the above is what makes Exeter an ideal base for holidaymakers from which to explore their surroundings.

The Exeter Rowing Regatta is a very popular event during the summer and supporters from all over the south-west come to Exeter Quay to see the finest boat racers in competition. Located close to seaside restaurants and an outdoor market, it's an ideal way to spend a summer's day - the quayside also has many souvenir shops and even the odd antique dealer.

If you're interested in seeing the sights of Exeter's landmarks then a Red Coat Guided Tour is highly recommended. This approximately 90-minute walking tour will show off all the unique features of Exeter's history as well as providing tourists with spoken histories of events gone by. It's a great way to spend time in the town.

Visitors are also attracted to Exeter Racecourse, which plays host to some of Britain's finest thoroughbreds, as well as St James Park, the home of Exeter FC.

In 2015 rugby fans will flock to Exeter Chief's Sandy Park, as it has been selected as one of 13 match venues for the Rugby World Cup. The ground will play host to three World Cup matches.

Last updated: 11 September 2014