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QIPCO British Champions Day 2018 weather forecast

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Mon 8 OctSat 20 Oct 2018

The richest raceday in Britain, the QIPCO British Champions Day on 20 October will see over £4 million of prize money up for grabs for the finale of the European Flat Race season.

Considered a highlight of the Autumn sports calendar, it is often considered the best raceday in the world with the best horses lining up to race.

Spectators and enthusiasts will be looking for the perfect course conditions to suit their chosen horse and rider and to make for an exciting day of racing at the Ascot racecourse.

On race day, the course officials will check the course conditions and inform the owners and jockeys. This information also helps those who have an interest in the race.

Owners will be looking for the course to be classed as 'good' which means the ground will be neither too hard or too soggy.

So whether you are a spectator, owner, or course official, check the weather forecast below in anticipation of the QIPCO British Champions Day.

 

  • Light rain 16 °C

    13 °C

  • Light rain 18 °C

    10 °C

  • Sunny intervals 17 °C

    9 °C

  • Sunny intervals 18 °C

    9 °C

  • Sunny intervals 19 °C

    12 °C

  • Cloudy 21 °C

    15 °C

  • Cloudy 20 °C

    13 °C

Tuesday (Tuesday 18 June 2019)
Now 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
Sunny intervals Cloudy Heavy rain Heavy rain Light rain Cloudy Cloudy Heavy rain Light rain Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light shower night Cloudy
10% 20% 90% 90% 50% 20% 10% 70% 50% 10% 10% 10% 40% 20%
Temperature (°C)
16 ° 16 ° 15 ° 14 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
15 ° 16 ° 15 ° 14 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 14 ° 13 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SW 4 5 S 5 7 S 5 8 SE 4 6 SE 2 4 E 3 5 E 5 8 E 5 8 E 4 7 NE 4 9 ENE 4 9 NNE 3 9 NNE 4 10 NNE 5 11
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 M M M M
Humidity
76% 74% 79% 90% 89% 87% 84% 85% 88% 89% 91% 94% 95% 96%
UV index
2 3 3 3 3 2 2 1 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 04:45 Sunset: 21:22 Moon phase: Full Air pollution: 2 Pollen: M
Wednesday (Wednesday 19 June 2019)
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 rain Cloudy Light shower night Light shower night Light shower night Light rain Light rain Heavy rain Heavy shower day Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light shower day Cloudy Thunder Light rain Heavy shower day Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night
80% 20% 40% 30% 40% 50% 50% 80% 60% 10% 10% 10% 40% 20% 70% 50% 50% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 15 ° 16 ° 16 ° 17 ° 17 ° 17 ° 17 ° 17 ° 17 ° 16 ° 16 ° 15 ° 14 ° 14 ° 13 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
14 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 14 ° 14 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 14 ° 14 ° 13 ° 13 ° 12 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
NE 4 11 NE 6 12 NE 6 14 NNE 6 14 NE 6 16 NNE 6 13 NNE 7 15 NE 5 10 NE 6 12 E 5 10 SE 5 9 WSW 6 11 WSW 6 10 WSW 7 13 W 10 17 WNW 10 19 WNW 12 21 WNW 11 20 WNW 10 20 WNW 9 18 WNW 8 16 W 7 15 W 7 14 WSW 8 16
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
M M M M M M M M G G G G G G G G VG VG VG VG VG VG VG G
Humidity
96% 96% 96% 96% 95% 95% 94% 96% 95% 93% 90% 89% 89% 87% 85% 85% 83% 80% 79% 78% 80% 82% 84% 87%
UV index
1 1 1 1 2 2 3 3 4 4 3 3 2 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 04:45 Sunset: 21:23 Moon phase: Waning gibbous Air pollution: 3 Pollen: VH
Thursday (Thursday 20 June 2019)
00:00 01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Clear night Clear night Clear night Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Sunny intervals Partly cloudy night
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% 30% 20% 10% <5%
Temperature (°C)
12 ° 12 ° 10 ° 11 ° 15 ° 17 ° 16 ° 15 ° 13 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
11 ° 10 ° 8 ° 9 ° 13 ° 15 ° 14 ° 13 ° 11 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
WSW 9 18 WSW 9 18 WSW 8 17 WSW 9 17 WSW 11 21 SW 11 22 WSW 12 25 WSW 9 18 WSW 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 VG
Humidity
84% 83% 92% 87% 68% 61% 64% 68% 75%
UV index
1 4 5 3 1
Sunrise: 04:46 Sunset: 21:23 Moon phase: Waning gibbous Air pollution: 2 Pollen: VH
Friday (Friday 21 June 2019)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Clear night Clear night Sunny day Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Clear night
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
10 ° 9 ° 10 ° 15 ° 17 ° 18 ° 17 ° 14 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
9 ° 7 ° 9 ° 13 ° 15 ° 16 ° 16 ° 13 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
WSW 8 14 WSW 7 13 WSW 7 14 WNW 7 17 WNW 7 17 WNW 6 16 NW 4 10 NW 4 7
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% 90% 86% 64% 53% 48% 51% 76%
UV index
1 4 5 3 1
Sunrise: 04:46 Sunset: 21:23 Moon phase: Waning gibbous Air pollution: 3 Pollen: VH
Saturday (Saturday 22 June 2019)
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 intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% 10%
Temperature (°C)
11 ° 10 ° 12 ° 17 ° 19 ° 19 ° 18 ° 15 °
Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C)
11 ° 9 ° 12 ° 15 ° 17 ° 17 ° 17 ° 14 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
W 4 7 NNW 4 6 ENE 3 6 SE 7 17 SSE 8 20 SE 8 18 SE 7 15 ESE 8 13
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG G G VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
85% 90% 81% 60% 50% 48% 53% 67%
UV index
1 4 5 3 1
Sunrise: 04:46 Sunset: 21:23 Moon phase: Waning gibbous Air pollution: 3 Pollen: VH
Sunday (Sunday 23 June 2019)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
<5% 10% 10% 10% 10% 20% 20% 20%
Temperature (°C)
13 ° 13 ° 14 ° 17 ° 20 ° 20 ° 19 ° 17 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
11 ° 11 ° 13 ° 16 ° 18 ° 18 ° 18 ° 16 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
E 8 12 E 7 12 E 7 13 ESE 8 17 ESE 10 20 ESE 10 20 ESE 9 17 ESE 9 17
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG VG G G G
Humidity
74% 83% 83% 74% 64% 65% 73% 83%
UV index
1 3 4 2 1
Sunrise: 04:46 Sunset: 21:23 Moon phase: Third quarter
Monday (Monday 24 June 2019)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Light shower night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Clear night
40% 40% 20% 10% 10% 30% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
16 ° 15 ° 15 ° 17 ° 19 ° 19 ° 18 ° 16 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
15 ° 15 ° 14 ° 16 ° 17 ° 18 ° 17 ° 15 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SE 8 15 ENE 8 16 S 8 16 SSW 9 18 SSW 11 23 SW 11 24 S 11 22 S 9 17
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G G G VG VG VG
Humidity
89% 92% 92% 86% 76% 71% 73% 84%
UV index
1 3 4 3 1
Sunrise: 04:46 Sunset: 21:23 Moon phase: Third quarter
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20 October - Check the weather forecast for Ascot Racecourse before heading to the QIPCO British Champions Day.

British Champions Day is the finale to the  QIPCO British Champion Series which features 35 Flat races, staged at ten of the UK's leading racecourses.

For more information about QIPCO British Champions Day take a look at the official website.

You can check the weather forecast for other events through the Events Calendar.

 

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