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Isle of Portland (nearest observation site to Dorchester)

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Dorchester forecast
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Mon 29 Sep 2014
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16.2 16.1 16.1 16.1
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Sunrise: 07:07 Sunset: 18:53 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
Tue 30 Sep 2014
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WSW 10 WSW 11 WSW 9 SW 10 SW 10 SSW 14 WSW 13 W 13 WSW 13 WSW 9 SW 9 WSW 10 WSW 10 SW 11 SW 8   No data
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Sunrise: 07:08 Sunset: 18:51 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
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Issued at: 2000 on Tue 30 Sep 2014

Extremes

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South West England extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Yeovilton 20.9
Lowest maximum temperature Liscombe 17.2
Lowest minimum temperature Winchcombe Sudeley Castle 9.2
Highest rainfall North Wyke 0.6
Sunniest Bude 5.2 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Coton-in-the-Elms 21.7
Lowest maximum temperature Baltasound 12.4
Lowest minimum temperature Aboyne 3.7
Highest rainfall Trawsgoed 11.2
Sunniest Tiree 8.9 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)

Issued at: 0002 on Tue 30 Sep 2014

Weather Map

Tue 1600

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