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Isle of Portland (nearest observation site to Dorchester)

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Dorchester forecast
Fri 29 May 2015
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Sunrise: 05:05 Sunset: 21:08 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous
Sat 30 May 2015
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Sunrise: 05:04 Sunset: 21:09 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous
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Issued at: 0400 on Sat 30 May 2015

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Extremes

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South West England extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Hurn 15.3 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Liscombe 11.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Liscombe 5.5 °C
Highest rainfall Liscombe 16.6 mm
Sunniest Bude 7.1 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Thorney Island 15.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Tulloch Bridge 9.1 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Drumnadrochit 1.8 °C
Highest rainfall Swyddffynnon 18.0 mm
Sunniest Tiree 11.0 hours

About extremes

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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)

Issued at: 0002 on Sat 30 May 2015

Weather map

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Weather observation map for Dorchester

Dorchester Dorchester – Clear night 50.7138 -2.4381
Middle Wallop Middle Wallop – Cloudy 51.149 -1.57
Exeter Airport Exeter Airport – No data 50.737 -3.405
St-Athan St-Athan – Cloudy 51.405 -3.44
Lyneham Lyneham – Clear night 51.5031 -1.9924
Chivenor Chivenor – Cloudy 51.089 -4.149
Mount Batten Mount Batten – Clear night 50.354 -4.121
Benson Benson – Partly cloudy night 51.62 -1.097
Mumbles Head Mumbles Head – No data 51.565 -3.981
Hereford Hereford – Clear night 52.083 -2.8
Shoreham Shoreham – No data 50.836 -0.292
Little Rissington (ESAWS) Little Rissington (ESAWS) – Overcast 51.86 -1.692
Isle of Portland Isle of Portland – Clear night 50.522 -2.454
Northolt Northolt – Clear night 51.548 -0.415
Bedford Bedford – Overcast 52.225 -0.464
Coleshill Coleshill – Cloudy 52.48 -1.689
Milford Haven C.B. Milford Haven C.B. – Clear night 51.708 -5.055
Lake Vyrnwy SAWS Lake Vyrnwy SAWS – Overcast 52.757 -3.464
Camborne Camborne – Partly cloudy night 50.218 -5.33
Gravesend-Broadness Gravesend-Broadness – No data 51.464 0.314

Location Details

Dorchester

Location: 50.7138, -2.4381

Altitude: 71m above mean sea level

Isle of Portland

Location: 50.522, -2.454

Altitude: 52 m above mean sea level

Distance from Dorchester: 21.4 km