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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.

  • Sunny day 14 °C

    10 °C

  • Overcast 14 °C

    10 °C

  • Overcast 12 °C

    7 °C

  • Sunny day 10 °C

    6 °C

  • Sunny day 10 °C

    6 °C

  • Sunny intervals 8 °C

    5 °C

  • Cloudy 7 °C

    2 °C

Wednesday (Wednesday 14 November 2018)
Now 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
Sunny intervals Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Overcast
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
13 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 13 ° 13 ° 12 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 10 ° 11 ° 11 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
11 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 11 ° 11 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SSW 10 20 SSW 10 20 SSW 10 18 S 8 16 S 8 15 S 7 15 SSE 6 14 SSE 5 13 SSE 4 13 SSE 5 14 SSE 4 12 SSE 4 12 SSE 4 12
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G G G G G M M M G G G
Humidity
74% 66% 60% 62% 65% 72% 79% 84% 86% 87% 88% 89% 91%
UV index
1 1 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:16 Sunset: 16:13 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 2
Thursday (Thursday 15 November 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
Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 12 ° 12 ° 13 ° 13 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 13 ° 12 ° 12 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 12 ° 12 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 12 ° 11 ° 11 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SSE 4 10 S 4 9 S 4 8 SSE 4 9 SSE 5 10 SSE 4 9 SE 4 9 SE 5 10 SE 5 11 SE 6 12 SSE 7 13 SSE 7 14 SSE 7 14 SSE 7 13 SSE 6 12 SE 6 12 SE 6 12 SSE 6 11 SSE 6 11 SSE 6 11 SSE 6 11 SSE 5 11 SSE 6 10 SSE 5 10
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G M G G G G G G G G G G G G G G G G G G G G
Humidity
92% 93% 94% 94% 93% 92% 92% 92% 91% 90% 87% 86% 85% 86% 86% 86% 88% 90% 91% 92% 92% 92% 93% 93%
UV index
1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:18 Sunset: 16:12 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 2
Friday (Friday 16 November 2018)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Overcast Overcast Overcast Mist Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast
10% 10% 10% 20% 20% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 12 ° 12 ° 11 ° 10 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
10 ° 11 ° 10 ° 10 ° 11 ° 11 ° 9 ° 9 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SSE 5 9 ESE 4 8 ESE 5 10 E 5 10 E 6 12 E 7 14 E 7 15 E 7 15
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G M M P M M G G
Humidity
93% 94% 96% 95% 93% 90% 93% 94%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:20 Sunset: 16:10 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 2
Saturday (Saturday 17 November 2018)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Overcast Overcast Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny day Sunny day Clear night Clear night
10% 10% 10% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
10 ° 8 ° 7 ° 8 ° 10 ° 10 ° 8 ° 7 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
8 ° 6 ° 5 ° 6 ° 8 ° 7 ° 5 ° 5 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
E 7 14 E 6 13 E 7 14 E 8 16 E 10 22 ENE 11 22 E 10 21 E 9 18
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
93% 94% 91% 88% 71% 71% 82% 80%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:21 Sunset: 16:09 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 3
Sunday (Sunday 18 November 2018)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
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)
7 ° 6 ° 6 ° 7 ° 10 ° 9 ° 8 ° 7 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
4 ° 4 ° 3 ° 5 ° 7 ° 7 ° 5 ° 5 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
E 8 16 ENE 8 17 ENE 9 18 ENE 10 20 ENE 13 28 ENE 13 27 ENE 11 23 ENE 10 22
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
82% 86% 84% 79% 65% 66% 79% 79%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:23 Sunset: 16:08 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous Air pollution: 2
Monday (Monday 19 November 2018)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Partly cloudy night Clear night Clear night Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Partly cloudy night Overcast
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% 10%
Temperature (°C)
7 ° 6 ° 6 ° 7 ° 8 ° 8 ° 7 ° 7 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
4 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 4 ° 4 ° 3 ° 3 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
ENE 10 21 ENE 11 21 ENE 11 22 E 14 26 E 16 31 ENE 15 29 ENE 13 26 E 12 24
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
80% 80% 79% 77% 68% 66% 71% 69%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:25 Sunset: 16:06 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous
Tuesday (Tuesday 20 November 2018)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Partly cloudy night Clear night Light rain Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
10% 10% 40% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 7 ° 6 ° 5 ° 5 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
3 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 3 ° 3 ° 2 ° 2 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
E 11 22 ENE 11 21 ENE 11 21 ENE 11 22 ENE 13 25 ENE 11 22 ENE 9 18 NE 8 15
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
70% 73% 74% 73% 69% 70% 76% 79%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:26 Sunset: 16:05 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous
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