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Filton (nearest observation site to Cheddar)

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Cheddar forecast
Mon 05 Dec 2016
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Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Overcast Overcast
5.0 ° 4.5 ° 3.9 ° 3.8 ° 3.9 ° 4.1 ° 4.2 ° 4.8 ° 5.0 °
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ENE 6 ENE 6 NE 5 NE 6 NE 6 ENE 5 NE 5 ENE 3 NNE 3
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
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90% 89% 90% 89% 89% 91% 92% 91% 91%
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F R R R R R R R R
Tue 06 Dec 2016
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Overcast Overcast Overcast Mist Mist Mist Fog Fog Fog Fog Overcast Mist Mist Mist Mist Mist
5.2 ° 5.5 ° 5.6 ° 5.9 ° 5.8 ° 5.8 ° 5.5 ° 5.5 ° 5.8 ° 6.4 ° 7.6 ° 8.0 ° 8.5 ° 8.8 ° 9.2 ° 9.4 °
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N 3 ENE 3 NNE 2 E 6 ENE 6 ENE 3 E 3 E 3 E 3 ESE 3 SE 2 SE 5 SSE 3 SSE 6 SSE 6 S 5
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
M M M P P P VP VP VP VP P P P P P P
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91% 93% 93% 95% 95% 96% 99% 99% 100% 100% 100% 100% 99% 99% 99% 99%
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1025 1025 1025 1025 1025 1025 1025 1026 1026 1026 1027 1026 1026 1026 1025 1026
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R R R F F F R R R R R R R F F F
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Issued at: 1500 on Tue 6 Dec 2016

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Extremes

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South West England extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Plymouth 12.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Winchcombe Sudeley Castle 4.1 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Upper Lambourn -5.1 °C
Highest rainfall Westonbirt 0.2 mm
Sunniest Lyneham 4.1 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Plymouth 12.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Aviemore -3.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Aviemore -9.8 °C
Highest rainfall Lerwick 0.6 mm
Sunniest Odiham 5.9 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)

The information shown is initial data as it is received; observations are subject to final quality control after publication on this website. This is particularly the case for rainfall totals during snow events.

Issued at: 2302 on Mon 5 Dec 2016

Weather map

Tue 1500

Weather observation map for Cheddar

Cheddar Cheddar – Mist 51.2797 -2.7754
St-Athan St-Athan – Drizzle 51.405 -3.44
Yeovilton Yeovilton – Overcast 51.006 -2.64
Lyneham Lyneham – Overcast 51.5031 -1.9924
Exeter Airport 2 Exeter Airport 2 – Overcast 50.7366 -3.40458
Hereford Hereford – Light shower day 52.083 -2.8
Mumbles Head Mumbles Head – No data 51.565 -3.981
Chivenor Chivenor – Sunny day 51.089 -4.149
Middle Wallop Middle Wallop – Mist 51.149 -1.57
Benson Benson – Overcast 51.62 -1.097
Little Rissington (ESAWS) Little Rissington (ESAWS) – No data 51.86 -1.692
Mount Batten Mount Batten – Overcast 50.354 -4.121
Lake Vyrnwy SAWS Lake Vyrnwy SAWS – No data 52.757 -3.464
Coleshill Coleshill – Mist 52.48 -1.689
Milford Haven C.B. Milford Haven C.B. – Overcast 51.708 -5.055
Trawsgoed Trawsgoed – Sunny day 52.344 -3.947
Bedford Bedford – Drizzle 52.225 -0.464
Northolt Northolt – Overcast 51.548 -0.415
Shoreham Shoreham – No data 50.836 -0.292
Leek Leek – Overcast 53.12755 -1.97993

Location Details

Cheddar

Location: 51.2797, -2.7754

Altitude: 22.0 m above mean sea level

Filton

Location: 51.521, -2.576

Altitude: 59.0 m above mean sea level

Distance from Cheddar: 30.2 km