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Thorney Island (nearest observation site to Fontwell Park Racecourse)

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Fontwell Park Racecourse forecast
Sat 29 Aug 2015
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Sunny day Light shower day Light rain Light rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Light rain Light rain Overcast Overcast
18.9 17.7 17.6 17.6 17.5 16.9 16.1 15.9 15.5 15.6
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ESE 10 E 6 E 6 ENE 2 N 3 NNW 2 NE 5 N 3 NNE 6 NNE 5
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E VG VG G M M G G VG VG
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74% 84% 86% 89% 90% 94% 94% 96% 94% 94%
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1020 1020 1019 1019 1019 1019 1019 1019 1019 1019
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F F F F F R F R F F
Sun 30 Aug 2015
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Overcast Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Overcast Overcast Sunny intervals Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Overcast Overcast Cloudy
15.9 15.7 15.5 15.9 15.9 15.9 15.8 16.2 16.9 17.4 18.3 19.7 21.1 21.5 21.5
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NNE 7 NNE 7 NNE 5 N 8 NNE 7 NNE 7 NE 7 N 7 NNE 8 NE 9 NE 10 NE 9 NE 7 ESE 5 E 1
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VG E VG VG G E G VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
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92% 92% 92% 91% 91% 87% 91% 86% 84% 81% 80% 78% 75% 71% 75%
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1018 1018 1018 1017 1017 1017 1017 1017 1017 1017 1017 1017 1017 1017 1017
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F F F F F F F F R R F F F S F
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Issued at: 1400 on Sun 30 Aug 2015

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Extremes

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London & South East England extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Gravesend 23.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Wych Cross 19.5 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Frittenden 10.8 °C
Highest rainfall St Catherines Point 9.2 mm
Sunniest Heathrow 3.5 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Gravesend 23.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 13.4 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Shobdon 8.3 °C
Highest rainfall Blencathra 22.0 mm
Sunniest Valley 10.2 hours

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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 Sun 30 Aug 2015

Weather map

Sun 1400

Weather observation map for Fontwell Park Racecourse

Fontwell Park Racecourse Fontwell Park Racecourse – Cloudy 50.8518 -0.6599
Middle Wallop Middle Wallop – Overcast 51.149 -1.57
Benson Benson – Overcast 51.62 -1.097
Northolt Northolt – Cloudy 51.548 -0.415
Gravesend-Broadness Gravesend-Broadness – No data 51.464 0.314
Lyneham Lyneham – Overcast 51.5031 -1.9924
Bedford Bedford – Heavy rain 52.225 -0.464
Yeovilton Yeovilton – Heavy rain 51.006 -2.64
Langdon Bay Langdon Bay – No data 51.133 1.348
Little Rissington (ESAWS) Little Rissington (ESAWS) – Overcast 51.86 -1.692
Bedford Bedford – Heavy rain 52.225 -0.464
Wattisham Wattisham – Overcast 52.123 0.961
St-Athan St-Athan – Cloudy 51.405 -3.44
Wittering Wittering – Heavy shower day 52.6111 -0.459
Hereford Hereford – Light rain 52.083 -2.8
Coleshill Coleshill – Heavy shower day 52.48 -1.689
Exeter Airport Exeter Airport – No data 50.737 -3.405
Isle of Portland Isle of Portland – Overcast 50.522 -2.454
Watnall Watnall – Cloudy 53.005 -1.25
Chivenor Chivenor – Cloudy 51.089 -4.149

Location Details

Fontwell Park Racecourse

Location: 50.8518, -0.6599

Altitude: 21m above mean sea level

Thorney Island

Location: 50.815, -0.923

Altitude: 4 m above mean sea level

Distance from Fontwell Park Racecourse: 18.9 km