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Boscombe Down (nearest observation site to Amesbury)

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Amesbury forecast
Wed 25 May 2016
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Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night
12.0 ° 12.1 ° 11.8 ° 11.4 ° 10.9 ° 10.4 ° 9.3 ° 8.3 °
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NE 8 NNE 11 NE 8 NNE 10 NE 9 NE 6 N 5 NNE 6
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Thu 26 May 2016
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Clear night Cloudy Mist Mist Mist Mist Fog Sunny day Mist Sunny day Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals
7.8 ° 7.2 ° 6.5 ° 6.4 ° 5.9 ° 4.4 ° 4.2 ° 4.9 ° 8.1 ° 11.8 ° 13.0 ° 13.1 ° 15.1 ° 15.4 ° 16.4 ° 16.5 ° 18.1 °
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N 5 N 6 N 5 NW 5 NW 5 NW 6 N 2 NW 6 N 3 E 6 E 6 E 5 E 5 SSE 3 SE 5 E 6 E 6
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G G M M P M VP P M G VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
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93% 95% 97% 97% 99% 99% 99% 99% 95% 77% 61% 62% 59% 59% 56% 57% 53%
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1017 1017 1017 1017 1017 1017 1017 1017 1017 1017 1016 1016 1016 1016 1016 1015 1015
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F F F F F F S R R R F F F F F F F
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Issued at: 1600 on Thu 26 May 2016

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Extremes

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South West England extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Hurn 15.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Little Rissington 10.5 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Okehampton 4.1 °C
Highest rainfall Isle of Portland 0.2 mm
Sunniest Bude 8.8 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Tyndrum 16.6 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fylingdales 8.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Shap -0.7 °C
Highest rainfall Loftus 13.0 mm
Sunniest Tiree 15.1 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: 0002 on Thu 26 May 2016

Weather map

Thu 1600

Weather observation map for Amesbury

Amesbury Amesbury – Sunny intervals 51.1745 -1.7777
Middle Wallop Middle Wallop – Sunny intervals 51.149 -1.57
Lyneham Lyneham – Sunny day 51.5031 -1.9924
Benson Benson – Sunny day 51.62 -1.097
Yeovilton Yeovilton – Sunny intervals 51.006 -2.64
St-Athan St-Athan – Sunny day 51.405 -3.44
Little Rissington (ESAWS) Little Rissington (ESAWS) – Cloudy 51.86 -1.692
Hereford Hereford – Overcast 52.083 -2.8
Bedford Bedford – Cloudy 52.225 -0.464
Northolt Northolt – Sunny intervals 51.548 -0.415
Shoreham Shoreham – No data 50.836 -0.292
Exeter Airport 2 Exeter Airport 2 – Sunny day 50.7366 -3.40458
Coleshill Coleshill – Overcast 52.48 -1.689
Mumbles Head Mumbles Head – No data 51.565 -3.981
Chivenor Chivenor – Sunny day 51.089 -4.149
Gravesend-Broadness Gravesend-Broadness – No data 51.464 0.314
Bedford Bedford – Cloudy 52.225 -0.464
Lake Vyrnwy SAWS Lake Vyrnwy SAWS – Sunny day 52.757 -3.464
Wittering Wittering – Cloudy 52.6111 -0.459
Mount Batten Mount Batten – Cloudy 50.354 -4.121

Location Details

Amesbury

Location: 51.1745, -1.7777

Altitude: 80.0 m above mean sea level

Boscombe Down

Location: 51.161, -1.754

Altitude: 126.0 m above mean sea level

Distance from Amesbury: 2.2 km