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Lyneham (nearest observation site to Swindon)

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Swindon forecast
Wed 24 Aug 2016
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Partly cloudy night Cloudy Partly cloudy night Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny intervals Cloudy Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny intervals Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast
17.0 ° 16.9 ° 16.0 ° 15.8 ° 16.4 ° 18.4 ° 20.5 ° 20.9 ° 22.5 ° 23.6 ° 24.1 ° 24.7 ° 24.0 ° 23.1 ° 21.9 ° 21.1 ° 20.0 ° 18.8 ° 18.3 ° 17.6 °
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WSW 3 WSW 5 W 2 NW 6 N 8 N 8 NNE 9 N 9 NNE 8 N 7 N 8 NNW 8 NNW 7 W 7 NW 6 N 8 N 7 NE 9 N 6 N 7
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89% 90% 92% 97% 95% 84% 74% 68% 69% 65% 64% 64% 64% 69% 71% 74% 81% 87% 88% 90%
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Thu 25 Aug 2016
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Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast
17.2 ° 16.7 ° 16.6 ° 16.1 ° 16.3 °
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NNW 6 WNW 6 NNW 3 NE 5 ENE 8
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90% 92% 91% 96% 97%
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F F R R F
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Issued at: 0400 on Thu 25 Aug 2016

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Extremes

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South West England extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Hurn 30.2 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Okehampton 17.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Okehampton 12.3 °C
Highest rainfall Upper Lambourn 0.6 mm
Sunniest Lyneham 8.3 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Gravesend 33.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 13.4 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Katesbridge 5.7 °C
Highest rainfall Carterhouse 21.6 mm
Sunniest Charterhall 13.0 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 25 Aug 2016

Weather map

Thu 0400

Weather observation map for Swindon

Swindon Swindon – Overcast 51.5556 -1.7784
Benson Benson – Light rain 51.62 -1.097
Little Rissington (ESAWS) Little Rissington (ESAWS) – Overcast 51.86 -1.692
Middle Wallop Middle Wallop – Overcast 51.149 -1.57
Hereford Hereford – Overcast 52.083 -2.8
Bedford Bedford – Overcast 52.225 -0.464
Yeovilton Yeovilton – Mist 51.006 -2.64
St-Athan St-Athan – Partly cloudy night 51.405 -3.44
Coleshill Coleshill – Light rain 52.48 -1.689
Northolt Northolt – Partly cloudy night 51.548 -0.415
Shoreham Shoreham – No data 50.836 -0.292
Bedford Bedford – Overcast 52.225 -0.464
Lake Vyrnwy SAWS Lake Vyrnwy SAWS – Overcast 52.757 -3.464
Mumbles Head Mumbles Head – No data 51.565 -3.981
Exeter Airport 2 Exeter Airport 2 – Cloudy 50.7366 -3.40458
Wittering Wittering – Drizzle 52.6111 -0.459
Gravesend-Broadness Gravesend-Broadness – No data 51.464 0.314
Watnall Watnall – Heavy shower night 53.005 -1.25
Leek Leek – Light rain 53.12755 -1.97993
Chivenor Chivenor – Clear night 51.089 -4.149

Location Details

Swindon

Location: 51.5556, -1.7784

Altitude: 131.0 m above mean sea level

Lyneham

Location: 51.5031, -1.9924

Altitude: 145.0 m above mean sea level

Distance from Swindon: 15.9 km