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Isle of Portland (nearest observation site to Dorchester)

Dorchester forecast
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Tue 22 Jul 2014
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Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny intervals Clear night Clear night Clear night
22.3 21.6 22.5 22.1 22.2 21.5 21.1 20.5 22.2 21.1
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NW 3 WNW 6 NW 7 NW 8 NW 8 NNW 9 NNW 8 NNW 7 NNE 10 NE 9
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VG VG VG VG E E E VG E E
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1023 1023 1022 1022 1022 1022 1022 1022 1022 1022
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F F F F F F F F R R
Sunrise: 05:23 Sunset: 21:08 Moon phase: Waning crescent
Wed 23 Jul 2014
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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 Sunny day
21.4 20.5 19.5 19.2 17.9 17.1 16.8 17.3 18.5 19.7 20.9 22.3 22.9 22.4 23.3
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NE 16 NE 16 NE 14 ENE 15 ENE 14 NE 14 NE 11 NE 17 ENE 16 ENE 16 ENE 13 ENE 11 E 7 SSE 6 SE 5
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1022 1022 1022 1022 1021 1021 1021 1020 1020 1020 1020 1019 1019 1019 1019
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R F F F F F F F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 05:25 Sunset: 21:07 Moon phase: Waning crescent
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Issued at: 1400 on Wed 23 Jul 2014

Extremes

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South West England extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Hurn 28.6
Lowest maximum temperature Camborne 20.8
Lowest minimum temperature Upper Lambourn 10.0
Highest rainfall Okehampton 0.2
Sunniest Lyneham 13.8 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Solent 29.9
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 15.7
Lowest minimum temperature Shap 7.0
Highest rainfall Lough Fea 1.0
Sunniest Morecambe 15.6

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)

Issued at: 0002 on Wed 23 Jul 2014

Weather Map

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Dorchester Sunny day 50.7138 -2.4381
Cardiff Sunny day 51.4812 -3.1778
Swindon Sunny day 51.5556 -1.7784
Barnstaple Sunny day 51.0777 -4.0571
Plymouth Sunny day 50.3713 -4.1348
Reading Cloudy 51.4523 -0.9724
Hereford Sunny day 52.056 -2.7146
Banbury Sunny intervals 52.0625 -1.3383
Jersey Sunny day 49.2079 -2.1955
London Sunny intervals 51.5081 -0.1248
Milton Keynes Sunny day 52.0382 -0.7555
Birmingham Sunny day 52.4859 -1.889
Pembroke Sunny day 51.6731 -4.9084
Newtown (Powys) Sunny intervals 52.5118 -3.3118
Camborne Sunny day 50.2122 -5.2937

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