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Cold Moon 2018 weather forecast

Will you see the supermoon?

Sat 22 Dec 2018

The Cold Moon will reach the peak of its full phase at 17:49 GMT on 22 December. 

Keep an eye on your local forecast to find out whether clear skies will help you to see the supermoon.

  • Sunny day 14 °C

    4 °C

  • Sunny day 15 °C

    5 °C

  • Sunny day 17 °C

    5 °C

  • Sunny day 14 °C

    6 °C

  • Cloudy 10 °C

    7 °C

  • Cloudy 12 °C

    7 °C

  • Cloudy 12 °C

    6 °C

Sunday (Sunday 24 February 2019)
Now 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
Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 7 ° 7 ° 6 ° 7 ° 7 ° 8 ° 10 ° 11 ° 12 ° 13 ° 14 ° 13 ° 12 ° 11 ° 10 ° 9 ° 8 ° 8 ° 7 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
8 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 7 ° 8 ° 9 ° 10 ° 11 ° 12 ° 13 ° 12 ° 11 ° 10 ° 9 ° 8 ° 8 ° 7 ° 6 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
ENE 1 9 ENE 3 7 NE 3 5 NE 4 6 ENE 4 8 ENE 4 9 ENE 3 9 E 3 8 E 2 6 ENE 3 5 E 3 7 E 4 8 E 4 9 ESE 4 9 ESE 5 10 ESE 5 10 ESE 5 11 ESE 5 10 ESE 4 9 ESE 4 8 E 4 8 E 3 8 E 3 9
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
M M M M M M M M M M M M G G G G G G G G G M M
Humidity
78% 79% 80% 82% 84% 86% 88% 86% 80% 71% 63% 56% 52% 50% 47% 49% 49% 53% 58% 63% 66% 69% 73%
UV index
1 1 1 2 2 2 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 06:57 Sunset: 17:31 Moon phase: Waning gibbous Air pollution: 3
Monday (Monday 25 February 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
Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
6 ° 6 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 5 ° 6 ° 7 ° 9 ° 11 ° 12 ° 13 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 13 ° 12 ° 11 ° 10 ° 9 ° 9 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
6 ° 5 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 4 ° 5 ° 7 ° 9 ° 10 ° 12 ° 13 ° 14 ° 13 ° 13 ° 12 ° 11 ° 10 ° 9 ° 9 ° 8 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
E 3 7 E 2 6 ENE 2 6 ENE 2 5 ENE 3 5 ENE 4 6 ENE 4 7 E 4 8 ENE 3 8 ENE 3 9 ENE 3 8 E 3 6 E 2 6 E 2 6 ENE 3 6 SE 3 7 ESE 4 9 ESE 4 9 ESE 5 10 ESE 4 10 ESE 4 8 E 4 8 E 3 7 E 3 6
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
M M M M M M M M M M M M M M M M G G G G G G G M
Humidity
77% 80% 84% 86% 87% 89% 90% 89% 86% 81% 75% 67% 62% 59% 55% 52% 55% 57% 62% 64% 66% 69% 70% 72%
UV index
1 1 1 2 2 2 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 06:55 Sunset: 17:33 Moon phase: Third quarter Air pollution: 3
Tuesday (Tuesday 26 February 2019)
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)
9 ° 7 ° 6 ° 8 ° 13 ° 16 ° 12 ° 9 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
8 ° 6 ° 4 ° 7 ° 13 ° 15 ° 11 ° 7 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
ENE 2 5 ESE 3 5 ESE 4 6 ESE 3 6 ESE 4 9 SE 5 10 SE 5 10 SE 5 9
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
M M M G G VG VG G
Humidity
73% 78% 81% 81% 65% 57% 70% 78%
UV index
1 2 1
Sunrise: 06:53 Sunset: 17:35 Moon phase: Third quarter Air pollution: 6
Wednesday (Wednesday 27 February 2019)
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)
8 ° 6 ° 6 ° 8 ° 12 ° 14 ° 11 ° 9 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
6 ° 5 ° 4 ° 7 ° 11 ° 13 ° 10 ° 7 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SE 5 7 SE 5 7 SSE 4 7 SW 3 7 SW 5 13 WSW 6 14 SW 6 11 WSW 5 10
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G M G VG VG G
Humidity
84% 90% 93% 90% 80% 69% 78% 88%
UV index
1 2 1
Sunrise: 06:51 Sunset: 17:37 Moon phase: Third quarter Air pollution: 8
Thursday (Thursday 28 February 2019)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Mist Mist Mist Mist Light rain Cloudy Cloudy Overcast
10% 20% 20% 20% 40% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 8 ° 8 ° 10 ° 10 ° 9 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 8 ° 8 ° 7 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
WSW 5 9 WNW 4 8 W 3 8 WNW 7 13 NW 9 19 NNW 9 18 NW 8 16 NNW 8 16
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
P P P P G G G G
Humidity
92% 94% 94% 93% 86% 81% 81% 84%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 06:49 Sunset: 17:38 Moon phase: Waning crescent
Friday (Friday 1 March 2019)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 10 ° 10 ° 9 ° 8 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 8 ° 9 ° 8 ° 6 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
NNW 8 15 N 7 14 N 8 15 NNE 8 16 NNE 8 16 WSW 8 16 SW 7 14 SSW 8 15
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG G G G VG VG VG G
Humidity
87% 89% 89% 86% 76% 75% 79% 85%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 06:47 Sunset: 17:40 Moon phase: Waning crescent
Saturday (Saturday 2 March 2019)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Light shower night
10% 20% 20% 20% 10% 10% 10% 30%
Temperature (°C)
8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 9 ° 11 ° 10 ° 9 ° 8 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 7 ° 8 ° 7 ° 6 ° 5 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SSW 9 17 SSW 9 17 SSW 9 18 SW 12 22 S 14 27 SSW 13 24 SSW 12 23 SSW 12 22
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G VG VG VG VG G
Humidity
90% 91% 91% 87% 79% 78% 82% 84%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 06:45 Sunset: 17:42 Moon phase: Waning crescent
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22 December – Will the skies be clear to see the Cold moon where you are? Check your local weather forecast.

What is a supermoon?

A supermoon occurs when a full moon coincides with the moon reaching perigee (the moon’s closest point of orbit to Earth). 

Why is it called a Cold Moon?

The Cold Moon of December was sometimes also referred to as the Long Night Moon by some Native American tribes. During December, the winter nights are at their longest and darkest, giving the Cold Moon its other common name. The term Long Night Moon is a doubly appropriate name because the midwinter night is indeed long, and because the Moon is above the horizon for a long time. The midwinter full Moon has a high trajectory across the sky because it is opposite a low Sun.

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