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Isle of Portland (nearest observation site to Dorchester)

Dorchester forecast
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Sun 27 Jul 2014
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Cloudy Overcast Overcast Clear night
18.5 18.1 17.5 17.0
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NW 17 NW 16 NW 17 NW 17
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
E VG VG E
Pressure (hPa) arrow down
1017 1017 1018 1017
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising) arrow down
F R R R
Sunrise: 05:30 Sunset: 21:02 Moon phase: New
Mon 28 Jul 2014
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Clear night Clear night Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Sunny day Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Sunny intervals Light shower day Cloudy
16.4 15.9 15.7 16.1 16.0 16.0 16.0 16.2 16.7 18.5 19.8 20.9 19.0 20.6 20.7 21.3 21.3 19.3 19.7 18.0 19.1
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NW 17 NW 16 NNW 10 NW 9 NNW 10 NNW 10 NNW 10 NNW 9 N 10 N 11 N 10 N 8 N 3 ENE 7 W 7 W 10 W 10 WSW 11 W 13 W 13 WNW 13
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E E E E E VG E VG VG VG VG VG VG E E VG VG E E VG E
Pressure (hPa) arrow down
1017 1017 1017 1016 1016 1016 1016 1016 1016 1016 1016 1016 1016 1016 1016 1016 1016 1016 1016 1016 1017
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F F F F F F F F R R R R R R R F F F F R R
Sunrise: 05:31 Sunset: 21:00 Moon phase: New
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Issued at: 2000 on Mon 28 Jul 2014

Extremes

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South West England extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Hurn 26.1
Lowest maximum temperature Okehampton 18.3
Lowest minimum temperature Liscombe 13.6
Highest rainfall Cardinham -1.0
Sunniest Bude 6.1 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Thorney Island 26.3
Lowest maximum temperature Altnahinch Filters 14.3
Lowest minimum temperature Katesbridge 5.3
Highest rainfall Tiree 19.6
Sunniest Leconfield 12.8

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 Mon 28 Jul 2014

Weather Map

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Dorchester Cloudy 50.7138 -2.4381
Cardiff Sunny day 51.4812 -3.1778
Swindon Overcast 51.5556 -1.7784
Barnstaple Sunny intervals 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 Cloudy 52.0625 -1.3383
Jersey Cloudy 49.2079 -2.1955
London Cloudy 51.5081 -0.1248
Milton Keynes Overcast 52.0382 -0.7555
Birmingham Overcast 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