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Isle of Portland (nearest observation site to Dorchester)

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Dorchester forecast
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Fri 19 Sep 2014
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Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night
16.9 17.0
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E 7 NNE 3
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M M
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1013 1013
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Sunrise: 06:51 Sunset: 19:15 Moon phase: Third quarter
Sat 20 Sep 2014
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17.0 17.0 16.5 16.5 16.5 16.7 16.0 15.9 16.1 16.2 16.6 17.3 17.9 18.4 18.9 18.6 18.6 18.3 18.4 19.0 18.2 17.7 17.4
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N 5 N 3 N 6 N 5 N 6 NE 9 NNE 5 NNE 2 NNE 6 NNE 6 NE 6 NNE 5 ENE 6 ENE 5 E 6 SW 6 WNW 7 WNW 6 N 7 NNE 10 NNE 8 ENE 7 NE 10
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M P P P P P P VP VP P P P M M M M M M M G G M M
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1013 1013 1013 1013 1013 1013 1013 1014 1015 1015 1016 1016 1016 1017 1016 1016 1016 1016 1017 1018 1018 1019 1019
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R F F R R R R R R R R R R R R F F R R R R R R
Sunrise: 06:53 Sunset: 19:13 Moon phase: Third quarter
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Issued at: 2200 on Sat 20 Sep 2014

Extremes

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South West England extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Bude 22.6
Lowest maximum temperature Liscombe 16.5
Lowest minimum temperature Exeter Airport 14.4
Highest rainfall Exeter Airport 41.2
Sunniest Bude 3.8 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Charlwood 25.9
Lowest maximum temperature Salsburgh 13.3
Lowest minimum temperature Bridgefoot 6.9
Highest rainfall Exeter Airport 41.2
Sunniest Herstmonceux 5.6 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 Sat 20 Sep 2014

Weather Map

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Dorchester Overcast 50.7138 -2.4381
Cardiff Overcast 51.4812 -3.1778
Swindon Overcast 51.5556 -1.7784
Barnstaple Partly cloudy night 51.0777 -4.0571
Plymouth Overcast 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 Overcast 49.2079 -2.1955
London Cloudy 51.5081 -0.1248
Milton Keynes Overcast 52.0382 -0.7555
Birmingham Mist 52.4859 -1.889
Pembroke Cloudy 51.6731 -4.9084
Newtown (Powys) Cloudy 52.5118 -3.3118
Camborne Overcast 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