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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.

 

  • Overcast 13 °C

    12 °C

  • Cloudy 18 °C

    11 °C

  • Overcast 14 °C

    11 °C

  • Cloudy 14 °C

    10 °C

  • Cloudy 14 °C

    8 °C

  • Sunny intervals 15 °C

    10 °C

  • Overcast 16 °C

    9 °C

Monday (Monday 15 October 2018)
Now 21:00 22:00 23:00
Warnings
Overcast Overcast Overcast Mist
10% 10% 10% 20%
Temperature (°C)
13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
NE 4 11 NE 6 12 ENE 5 12 E 5 12
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
M M M P
Humidity
97% 98% 99% 99%
UV index
Sunrise: 07:26 Sunset: 18:10 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 2
Tuesday (Tuesday 16 October 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
Mist Cloudy Mist Fog Fog Fog Mist Mist Mist Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
20% 10% 20% 20% 20% 20% 20% 20% 20% 10% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 12 ° 13 ° 14 ° 15 ° 16 ° 17 ° 18 ° 18 ° 18 ° 17 ° 16 ° 16 ° 15 ° 14 ° 13 ° 13 ° 12 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 12 ° 13 ° 13 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 13 ° 14 ° 15 ° 16 ° 16 ° 17 ° 16 ° 16 ° 15 ° 14 ° 14 ° 13 ° 12 ° 12 ° 11 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
E 5 12 ESE 5 12 ESE 6 12 ESE 5 10 ESE 5 10 ESE 4 10 ESE 5 10 SE 4 10 SE 4 11 SSE 5 12 S 6 13 S 8 14 SSW 9 16 SSW 10 18 SSW 10 18 SSW 10 19 SSW 10 19 SSW 9 18 SSW 8 17 SSW 8 17 SW 8 17 SW 8 17 SW 8 17 SW 7 16
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
P M P VP VP VP P P P M M G G G G VG G G G G G G G G
Humidity
99% 99% 99% 100% 100% 99% 99% 99% 98% 96% 94% 89% 83% 79% 77% 77% 79% 83% 85% 88% 88% 88% 88% 89%
UV index
1 1 1 1 2 2 2 1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:28 Sunset: 18:08 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 2
Wednesday (Wednesday 17 October 2018)
00:00 01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light rain Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy
<5% <5% 10% 50% 10% 20% 20% 20% 10%
Temperature (°C)
12 ° 12 ° 11 ° 11 ° 12 ° 13 ° 14 ° 13 ° 12 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 12 ° 13 ° 13 ° 12 ° 11 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SW 7 15 SW 6 14 SW 5 12 SW 3 8 W 2 5 N 3 6 NNE 4 9 NNE 6 11 NNE 8 14
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G M G G G G VG
Humidity
90% 91% 93% 95% 94% 87% 85% 88% 90%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:29 Sunset: 18:06 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 2
Thursday (Thursday 18 October 2018)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Cloudy Overcast Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 14 ° 14 ° 12 ° 11 °
Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C)
10 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 12 ° 12 ° 11 ° 9 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
NNE 8 15 NNE 10 19 NNE 10 19 NE 11 22 NE 11 23 NE 10 19 NE 8 15 NE 7 13
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG G VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
91% 91% 87% 80% 69% 66% 75% 83%
UV index
1 2 1
Sunrise: 07:31 Sunset: 18:04 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 2
Friday (Friday 19 October 2018)
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
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 11 ° 13 ° 14 ° 12 ° 11 °
Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C)
9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 11 ° 13 ° 14 ° 12 ° 10 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
NE 6 11 NNE 5 10 NNE 5 9 NNE 4 10 N 4 10 NNW 4 10 NNW 4 7 NNW 4 7
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG G G VG VG VG G
Humidity
87% 89% 92% 88% 80% 76% 87% 91%
UV index
1 2 1
Sunrise: 07:33 Sunset: 18:02 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 2
Saturday (Saturday 20 October 2018)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Partly cloudy night
10% 10% 10% <5% <5% <5% 10% <5%
Temperature (°C)
10 ° 9 ° 9 ° 11 ° 14 ° 15 ° 12 ° 11 °
Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C)
9 ° 8 ° 8 ° 10 ° 13 ° 14 ° 12 ° 10 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
N 4 6 NW 4 7 NNW 4 6 NW 4 9 NNW 5 12 W 5 12 WSW 5 8 WSW 5 8
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G G VG VG VG VG
Humidity
93% 94% 94% 88% 75% 73% 87% 92%
UV index
1 2 1
Sunrise: 07:34 Sunset: 18:00 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous
Sunday (Sunday 21 October 2018)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Overcast Overcast Cloudy
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 20%
Temperature (°C)
11 ° 10 ° 10 ° 12 ° 15 ° 15 ° 14 ° 13 °
Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C)
10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 11 ° 14 ° 14 ° 13 ° 12 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
WSW 5 8 WSW 5 9 W 5 9 WSW 6 11 WSW 7 15 W 7 15 W 7 13 WNW 7 14
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G G VG VG G G
Humidity
95% 95% 96% 92% 84% 84% 90% 91%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:36 Sunset: 17:58 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous
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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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