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Boxing Day Swim 2018

West Bay Boxing Day Swim

Wed 26 Dec 2018

Will you be taking a cold dip on Boxing Day?

There are a number of dips taking place across the UK on Boxing Day.

The Tenby Boxing Day Swim in Pembrokeshire, Wales, is the oldest event having started in 1970 and the largest event is organised by the Lions Club in Sunderland where participants take a leap into the North Sea.

If there's a Boxing Day Swim event taking place in your area, make sure you check your local weather forecast before choosing your fancy dress.

  • Cloudy 20 °C

    12 °C

  • Sunny day 17 °C

    11 °C

  • Cloudy 14 °C

    11 °C

  • Heavy rain 14 °C

    7 °C

  • Sunny day 16 °C

    8 °C

  • Sunny day 17 °C

    10 °C

  • Sunny day 19 °C

    7 °C

Thursday (Thursday 20 September 2018)
Now 10:00 11:00 12:00 13:00 14:00 15:00 16:00 17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 20%
Temperature (°C)
18 ° 18 ° 19 ° 19 ° 19 ° 20 ° 20 ° 20 ° 20 ° 20 ° 20 ° 19 ° 19 ° 19 ° 19 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 17 ° 16 ° 17 ° 17 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SW 11 28 SW 14 29 SW 14 29 SW 14 28 SSW 15 30 SSW 15 31 SSW 17 34 SSW 17 34 SSW 17 35 SSW 16 34 SSW 16 35 SSW 17 36 SSW 17 36 SSW 17 36 SSW 17 37
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G G G G G G VG G G G G VG G
Humidity
79% 77% 75% 75% 73% 70% 65% 67% 66% 69% 70% 72% 73% 75% 76%
UV index
1 2 2 2 3 2 2 1 1 1
Sunrise: 06:43 Sunset: 19:04 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 2
Friday (Friday 21 September 2018)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00 04:00 05:00 06:00 07:00 08:00 09:00 10:00 11:00 12:00 13:00 14:00 15:00 16:00 17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Warnings
Heavy shower night Heavy shower night Heavy shower night Heavy shower night Light shower night Light shower night Partly cloudy night Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny day Sunny intervals Sunny day Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night
60% 70% 70% 70% 30% 30% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% 10% 10% 10% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
19 ° 18 ° 18 ° 17 ° 15 ° 14 ° 13 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 13 ° 14 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 15 ° 15 ° 14 ° 13 ° 13 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
15 ° 15 ° 14 ° 14 ° 12 ° 10 ° 10 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 10 ° 10 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 11 ° 11 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SSW 19 41 SSW 20 43 SSW 21 45 SW 19 41 WSW 19 41 WSW 18 38 W 16 34 W 16 33 WSW 16 33 WSW 16 33 WSW 17 34 WSW 18 37 WSW 18 38 WSW 20 41 WSW 20 41 WSW 19 40 W 20 41 W 18 38 W 16 33 W 14 31 W 13 28 W 12 25 WSW 10 22 WSW 10 22
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G M VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
78% 82% 81% 78% 69% 67% 67% 65% 63% 61% 57% 51% 49% 47% 48% 49% 46% 47% 48% 51% 55% 59% 63% 66%
UV index
1 1 2 2 3 3 4 3 2 1 1 1
Sunrise: 06:44 Sunset: 19:02 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous Air pollution: 2
Saturday (Saturday 22 September 2018)
00:00 01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light rain Light rain
<5% <5% <5% 10% 10% 20% 30% 60% 50%
Temperature (°C)
12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 11 ° 12 ° 13 ° 13 ° 12 ° 12 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
11 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 11 ° 12 ° 12 ° 11 ° 11 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
WSW 9 20 WSW 8 18 WSW 7 15 WSW 6 13 WSW 7 14 SW 8 16 SSW 6 12 SE 6 13 ESE 7 14
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG G G M M M
Humidity
67% 70% 74% 76% 71% 67% 72% 83% 88%
UV index
1 1 2 1
Sunrise: 06:46 Sunset: 19:00 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous Air pollution: 2
Sunday (Sunday 23 September 2018)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Light rain Light rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Light shower day Partly cloudy night Clear night
50% 50% 80% 80% 80% 40% 10% <5%
Temperature (°C)
13 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 10 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
11 ° 11 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 9 ° 9 ° 8 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
E 7 15 ENE 8 16 NE 8 17 N 10 22 NNW 13 29 NW 14 30 NW 12 26 NW 10 20
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
M G M M M G VG VG
Humidity
89% 88% 88% 85% 80% 70% 66% 68%
UV index
1 1 2 1
Sunrise: 06:47 Sunset: 18:57 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous Air pollution: 2
Monday (Monday 24 September 2018)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Clear night Clear night Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Partly cloudy night Clear night
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
9 ° 8 ° 7 ° 9 ° 13 ° 15 ° 14 ° 13 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
8 ° 7 ° 6 ° 8 ° 12 ° 13 ° 13 ° 12 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
NW 8 16 NW 6 13 NW 5 11 NW 6 12 NNW 7 16 N 8 19 N 6 14 NNE 4 10
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
72% 76% 79% 71% 48% 39% 43% 52%
UV index
1 2 4 1
Sunrise: 06:49 Sunset: 18:55 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous Air pollution: 2
Tuesday (Tuesday 25 September 2018)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Clear night Clear night Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Clear night Clear night
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
11 ° 9 ° 8 ° 10 ° 14 ° 16 ° 16 ° 14 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
11 ° 9 ° 8 ° 10 ° 14 ° 15 ° 15 ° 13 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
NNE 3 6 N 3 5 NNE 3 5 ENE 3 7 ESE 4 11 SE 5 14 SSE 5 13 SE 5 10
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
63% 73% 79% 68% 50% 44% 46% 55%
UV index
1 2 4 1
Sunrise: 06:51 Sunset: 18:53 Moon phase: Full
Wednesday (Wednesday 26 September 2018)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Clear night Clear night Clear night Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Clear night Clear night
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
12 ° 11 ° 10 ° 12 ° 16 ° 18 ° 17 ° 14 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
12 ° 11 ° 9 ° 11 ° 15 ° 16 ° 16 ° 13 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SE 3 6 ESE 4 6 E 4 6 SSE 4 9 S 6 14 S 6 15 SSE 5 13 SSE 5 10
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
64% 70% 76% 67% 49% 46% 50% 64%
UV index
2 4 1
Sunrise: 06:52 Sunset: 18:51 Moon phase: Full
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