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Isle of Portland (nearest observation site to Dorchester)

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Dorchester forecast
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Sat 25 Oct 2014
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13.4 13.2 13.6 13.7 13.8 13.9 14.1 14.4 14.1 14.1 14.0 14.1 14.1 14.1 14.2 14.1
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Sunrise: 07:49 Sunset: 17:58 Moon phase: New
Sun 26 Oct 2014
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14.1 14.1 14.0 14.1 14.2 14.0 14.0 14.0 14.1
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WSW 17 WSW 16 WSW 16 WSW 19 WSW 17 29 WSW 18 SW 18 SW 17 WSW 19 29
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R R R F F F F F F
Sunrise: 06:50 Sunset: 16:56 Moon phase: New
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Issued at: 0700 on Sun 26 Oct 2014

Extremes

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South West England extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Exeter Airport 15.4 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Liscombe 11.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Westonbirt 4.4 °C
Highest rainfall Chivenor 1.6 mm
Sunniest Lyneham 2.6 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Gravesend 16.4 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Loch Glascarnoch 9.4 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Shobdon 2.5 °C
Highest rainfall Kinlochewe 47.0 mm
Sunniest Wattisham 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: 0003 on Sun 26 Oct 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 Overcast 51.0777 -4.0571
Plymouth Overcast 50.3713 -4.1348
Reading Overcast 51.4523 -0.9724
Hereford Overcast 52.056 -2.7146
Banbury Overcast 52.0625 -1.3383
Jersey Overcast 49.2079 -2.1955
London Cloudy 51.5081 -0.1248
Milton Keynes Overcast 52.0382 -0.7555
Birmingham Overcast 52.4859 -1.889
Pembroke Overcast 51.6731 -4.9084
Newtown (Powys) Overcast 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