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Chivenor (nearest observation site to Bideford)

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Bideford forecast
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Issued at: 1700 on Tue 6 Dec 2016

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Extremes

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South West England extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Plymouth 12.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Winchcombe Sudeley Castle 4.1 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Upper Lambourn -5.1 °C
Highest rainfall Westonbirt 0.2 mm
Sunniest Lyneham 4.1 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Plymouth 12.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Aviemore -3.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Aviemore -9.8 °C
Highest rainfall Lerwick 0.6 mm
Sunniest Odiham 5.9 hours

About extremes

Highest maximum temperature - (0900 to 2100 on the date shown)

Lowest maximum temperature - (0900 to 2100 on the date shown)

Lowest minimum temperature - (2100 on the previous day to 0900 on the date shown)

Highest rainfall -(2100 on the previous day to 2100 on the date shown)

Sunniest - (2100 on the previous day to 2100 on the date shown)

The information shown is initial data as it is received; observations are subject to final quality control after publication on this website. This is particularly the case for rainfall totals during snow events.

Issued at: 2302 on Mon 5 Dec 2016

Weather map

Tue 1700

Weather observation map for Bideford

Bideford Bideford – Cloudy 51.0162 -4.2055
Exeter Airport 2 Exeter Airport 2 – Overcast 50.7366 -3.40458
Mumbles Head Mumbles Head – No data 51.565 -3.981
Mount Batten Mount Batten – Mist 50.354 -4.121
Milford Haven C.B. Milford Haven C.B. – Overcast 51.708 -5.055
St-Athan St-Athan – Drizzle 51.405 -3.44
Yeovilton Yeovilton – Overcast 51.006 -2.64
Camborne Camborne – Mist 50.218 -5.33
Hereford Hereford – Light rain 52.083 -2.8
Trawsgoed Trawsgoed – Cloudy 52.344 -3.947
Lake Vyrnwy SAWS Lake Vyrnwy SAWS – Overcast 52.757 -3.464
Lyneham Lyneham – Overcast 51.5031 -1.9924
Middle Wallop Middle Wallop – Overcast 51.149 -1.57
Coleshill Coleshill – Overcast 52.48 -1.689
Little Rissington (ESAWS) Little Rissington (ESAWS) – No data 51.86 -1.692
Benson Benson – Overcast 51.62 -1.097
Mona Mona – Overcast 53.26 -4.376
Hawarden Hawarden – Mist 53.174 -2.986
Jersey Jersey – Mist 49.2079 -2.1955

Location Details

Bideford

Location: 51.0162, -4.2055

Altitude: 28.0 m above mean sea level

Chivenor

Location: 51.089, -4.149

Altitude: 6.0 m above mean sea level

Distance from Bideford: 9.0 km