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Dunkeswell Aerodrome (nearest observation site to Taunton)

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Taunton forecast
Wed 22 Feb 2017
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9.4 ° 9.3 ° 9.2 ° 8.7 ° 8.8 ° 8.9 ° 9.0 ° 9.0 ° 9.0 ° 9.3 ° 9.7 ° 10.0 ° 9.9 ° 10.0 ° 10.2 ° 10.1 ° 9.9 ° 9.5 ° 9.3 ° 9.2 ° 9.1 ° 9.1 ° 9.1 ° 8.9 °
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Thu 23 Feb 2017
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Drizzle
8.8 °
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SW 10
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P
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100%
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1006
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F
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Issued at: 0000 on Thu 23 Feb 2017

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Extremes

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South West England extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Exeter Airport 13.6 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Okehampton 9.1 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Okehampton 7.7 °C
Highest rainfall Liscombe 12.8 mm
Sunniest Yeovilton 0.2 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature St James Park 14.8 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 4.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Loch Glascarnoch 1.3 °C
Highest rainfall Capel Curig 34.2 mm
Sunniest Dyce 8.4 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 Wed 22 Feb 2017

Weather map

Thu 0000

Weather observation map for Taunton

Taunton Taunton – Drizzle 51.0149 -3.1056
Exeter Airport 2 Exeter Airport 2 – Overcast 50.7366 -3.40458
St-Athan St-Athan – Overcast 51.405 -3.44
Chivenor Chivenor – Mist 51.089 -4.149
Mumbles Head Mumbles Head – No data 51.565 -3.981
Lyneham Lyneham – Overcast 51.5031 -1.9924
Hereford Hereford – Light shower night 52.083 -2.8
Middle Wallop Middle Wallop – Overcast 51.149 -1.57
Milford Haven C.B. Milford Haven C.B. – Overcast 51.708 -5.055
Benson Benson – Drizzle 51.62 -1.097
Lake Vyrnwy SAWS Lake Vyrnwy SAWS – Overcast 52.757 -3.464
Little Rissington (ESAWS) Little Rissington (ESAWS) – Cloudy 51.86 -1.692
Trawsgoed Trawsgoed – Light rain 52.344 -3.947
Camborne Camborne – Light rain 50.218 -5.33
Coleshill Coleshill – Light shower night 52.48 -1.689
Bedford Bedford – Overcast 52.225 -0.464
Shoreham Shoreham – No data 50.836 -0.292
Jersey Jersey – Drizzle 49.2079 -2.1955

Location Details

Taunton

Location: 51.0149, -3.1056

Altitude: 16.0 m above mean sea level

Dunkeswell Aerodrome

Location: 50.86, -3.239

Altitude: 252.0 m above mean sea level

Distance from Taunton: 19.6 km