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Father's Day 2018

Fathers day

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Father's Day is held on the third Sunday of June in the United Kingdom. It is a day to honor fathers and father figures, such as grandfathers and fathers-in-law. Many people make a special effort to visit their fathers or to send them a card or gifts.

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Saturday (Saturday 18 August 2018)
Now 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
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Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
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Temperature (°C)
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15 ° 16 ° 16 ° 17 ° 18 ° 18 ° 19 ° 20 ° 20 ° 21 ° 21 ° 21 ° 21 ° 21 ° 20 ° 19 ° 19 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SW 8 18 SW 8 17 WSW 9 17 WSW 9 18 WSW 9 18 WSW 10 20 WSW 10 19 WSW 10 20 WSW 10 20 WSW 10 20 WSW 9 19 WSW 9 19 WSW 8 17 WSW 8 17 WSW 8 17 SW 8 16 SW 7 16
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G G G G G G VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG G
Humidity
79% 79% 77% 73% 68% 66% 62% 58% 58% 55% 55% 56% 56% 59% 65% 70% 74%
UV index
1 1 2 2 3 4 5 4 3 3 2 2 1 1
Sunrise: 05:50 Sunset: 20:18 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 2 Pollen: L
Sunday (Sunday 19 August 2018)
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Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Overcast
<5% <5% <5% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% <5% <5% <5% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
19 ° 19 ° 18 ° 18 ° 18 ° 18 ° 18 ° 18 ° 18 ° 19 ° 20 ° 20 ° 20 ° 21 ° 21 ° 22 ° 22 ° 22 ° 22 ° 22 ° 22 ° 22 ° 21 ° 21 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SW 7 15 SW 7 14 SW 7 14 SW 7 14 SW 7 15 SW 8 16 SW 8 18 SW 9 19 SW 10 21 SW 11 23 SW 12 26 SW 13 27 SW 14 28 SW 13 28 WSW 13 27 WSW 12 26 WSW 11 24 W 11 24 W 10 21 W 9 19 W 8 17 W 7 16 W 7 15 W 6 14
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G G G G G G G G G G G G G G G G VG VG VG G G G
Humidity
77% 80% 82% 84% 85% 86% 86% 86% 84% 80% 77% 76% 75% 73% 71% 71% 69% 66% 66% 65% 68% 70% 73% 74%
UV index
1 1 1 2 3 3 3 3 3 2 2 2 1 1 1
Sunrise: 05:52 Sunset: 20:16 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 2 Pollen: L
Monday (Monday 20 August 2018)
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Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Light shower day Partly cloudy night
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% 10% 30% 10%
Temperature (°C)
20 ° 20 ° 19 ° 18 ° 20 ° 23 ° 25 ° 24 ° 21 °
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20 ° 20 ° 19 ° 18 ° 20 ° 23 ° 24 ° 24 ° 21 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
W 6 14 WNW 6 13 W 5 10 W 5 9 W 5 12 WSW 6 14 WSW 8 18 WSW 8 18 SW 7 15
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG G G VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
76% 77% 82% 86% 77% 64% 58% 65% 77%
UV index
1 3 5 2 1
Sunrise: 05:53 Sunset: 20:14 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 2 Pollen: L
Tuesday (Tuesday 21 August 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 Clear night
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
20 ° 18 ° 18 ° 19 ° 22 ° 24 ° 24 ° 21 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
20 ° 18 ° 18 ° 19 ° 22 ° 24 ° 23 ° 21 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
WSW 6 13 WSW 5 11 WSW 5 10 WSW 5 12 WSW 6 15 WSW 7 18 WSW 8 17 SW 7 15
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG G VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
78% 83% 85% 76% 61% 52% 56% 67%
UV index
1 3 5 3 1
Sunrise: 05:55 Sunset: 20:12 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 2 Pollen: L
Wednesday (Wednesday 22 August 2018)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Clear night Clear night Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny day Clear night
<5% <5% <5% <5% 10% 10% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
19 ° 18 ° 17 ° 19 ° 22 ° 24 ° 23 ° 21 °
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19 ° 18 ° 17 ° 19 ° 21 ° 23 ° 23 ° 20 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
WSW 6 14 WSW 6 12 WSW 6 12 W 6 14 W 6 15 WNW 6 16 NW 5 13 NW 6 12
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG G VG VG VG
Humidity
78% 85% 86% 76% 64% 52% 50% 61%
UV index
1 3 5 2 1
Sunrise: 05:56 Sunset: 20:09 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous Air pollution: 2 Pollen: L
Thursday (Thursday 23 August 2018)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Clear night Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light rain
<5% 10% 10% <5% 10% 10% 20% 50%
Temperature (°C)
18 ° 17 ° 16 ° 18 ° 20 ° 22 ° 21 ° 19 °
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18 ° 17 ° 16 ° 17 ° 20 ° 21 ° 20 ° 18 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
NNW 5 12 NNW 5 10 NNW 4 9 NNW 5 12 WSW 6 15 WSW 7 18 W 7 17 W 7 16
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG G
Humidity
71% 77% 80% 70% 57% 52% 56% 65%
UV index
1 3 5 2 1
Sunrise: 05:58 Sunset: 20:07 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous
Friday (Friday 24 August 2018)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Clear night
20% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
16 ° 15 ° 14 ° 16 ° 18 ° 19 ° 18 ° 16 °
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15 ° 14 ° 13 ° 14 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 14 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
W 7 15 WNW 7 15 W 7 15 W 9 19 WNW 11 23 WNW 10 22 WNW 10 20 WNW 8 14
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
73% 76% 78% 67% 50% 46% 49% 61%
UV index
1 3 4 2 1
Sunrise: 06:00 Sunset: 20:05 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous
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What will the weather hold for Fathers day this year?

Fathers Day is a celebration honoring fathers and celebrating fatherhood, paternal bonds, and the influence of fathers in society. In Catholic Europe, it has been celebrated on March 19 (St. Joseph's Day) since the Middle Ages. This celebration was brought by the Spanish and Portuguese to Latin America, where March 19 is often still used for it, though many countries in Europe and the Americas have adopted the U.S. date, which is the third Sunday of June (falling on June 17 in 2018). It is celebrated on various days in many parts of the world, most commonly in the months of March, April and June. It complements similar celebrations honoring family members, such as Mother's Day, Siblings Day and Grandparents Day.

On Father's Day, many people make a special effort to visit their father. They often take or send cards and gifts. Common Father's Day gifts are ties, socks, underwear, sweaters, slippers and other items of clothing. Other people give tools for household maintenance or garden work, luxury food items or drinks.

Some families celebrate Father's Day by planning an outing or weekend trip, perhaps just for the male members of the family. This may be a simple walk in the countryside or a whole planned "experience". Popular Father's Day experiences include driving a fire engine, rally car, tank or even airplane or taking a golf, football or cricket lesson with a celebrity coach. Other families organise a special meal at home or in a pub or restaurant. A common Father's Day meal is a traditional roast dinner with meat, stuffing, potatoes and vegetables, which can be eaten in a pub and accompanied by pints of ale or lager.

Whatever your plans are for Fathers Day - click here to check out the weather forecast for your area.

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