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Royal Ascot 2017 weather forecast

Horse racing

Tue 20 JunSat 24 Jun 2017

Dating back to 1711, Royal Ascot is one of Europe's most famous race meetings with five days of world class racing.

Between 20-24 June, approximately 300,000 people will visit Ascot racecourse in Berkshire during Royal Ascot Week.

Attended every year by Her Majesty The Queen and various members of the Royal Family, each race day starts with a Royal procession as The Queen arrives in a horse-drawn carriage.

Featuring nine Group 1 races and 18 Group races in total, Royal Ascot is the most valuable race meeting in Britain, with over £6.58 million in prize money.

  • Light rain 12 °C

    10 °C

  • Heavy rain 12 °C

    5 °C

  • Sunny day 9 °C

    3 °C

  • Cloudy 7 °C

    2 °C

  • Cloudy 9 °C

    8 °C

  • Overcast 11 °C

    8 °C

  • Overcast 10 °C

    5 °C

Tuesday (Tuesday 23 January 2018)
Now 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
Light rain Light rain Heavy rain Drizzle Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
50% 50% 90% 40% 20% 20% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% <5% <5% <5% 10%
Temperature (°C)
8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 9 ° 10 ° 11 ° 11 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 10 °
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Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 6 ° 7 ° 8 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
S 10 24 SSW 14 28 SSW 15 30 SSW 15 29 SSW 14 27 SW 15 29 SW 15 29 SW 15 30 SW 15 29 SW 15 29 SW 15 29 SW 15 28 SW 14 27 SW 13 26 SW 11 23 SW 11 23 SW 12 24 SW 13 26
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G M P M M G VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
92% 94% 97% 99% 99% 98% 96% 91% 89% 88% 90% 93% 92% 92% 92% 93% 92% 90%
UV index Expand
1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:54 Sunset: 16:36 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 2
Wednesday (Wednesday 24 January 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
Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Light rain Overcast Light rain Light rain Light rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Light rain Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy
10% 10% 20% 20% 20% 20% 50% 20% 60% 60% 60% 90% ≥95% ≥95% 90% 80% 50% 10% 10% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
10 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 11 ° 9 ° 8 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 °
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Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
7 ° 8 ° 8 ° 7 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 5 ° 4 ° 4 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 4 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SSW 15 30 SW 16 31 SW 17 33 SSW 20 38 SSW 21 39 SSW 22 41 SSW 23 44 SSW 25 46 SSW 25 48 SSW 25 48 SW 25 47 SW 24 46 WSW 18 35 WSW 14 27 WSW 14 27 SW 15 29 SW 15 29 SW 15 29 SW 14 27 SW 14 27 SW 13 27 SW 13 26 SW 12 24 SW 12 24
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG G G VG VG G G G G G M P M M G G VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
90% 91% 91% 95% 91% 91% 92% 92% 90% 90% 89% 90% 92% 91% 92% 90% 89% 88% 88% 88% 86% 87% 87% 87%
UV index Expand
1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:52 Sunset: 16:38 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 2
Thursday (Thursday 25 January 2018)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Cloudy Clear night Clear night Sunny day Sunny day Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy
10% <5% <5% <5% 10% 20% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
6 ° 5 ° 5 ° 6 ° 8 ° 8 ° 6 ° 5 °
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Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
2 ° 2 ° 1 ° 2 ° 5 ° 5 ° 3 ° 2 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SW 12 23 SW 12 23 SW 11 20 SW 11 21 SW 14 28 SW 13 24 SSW 11 20 SW 9 17
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
87% 86% 88% 86% 72% 71% 82% 88%
UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:51 Sunset: 16:40 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 2
Friday (Friday 26 January 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 intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
10% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
4 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 6 ° 7 ° 4 ° 3 °
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Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
1 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 3 ° 4 ° 2 ° 1 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WSW 8 15 WNW 8 14 NW 8 15 NW 8 16 NNW 10 20 NW 9 17 WNW 6 11 W 6 11
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
90% 92% 92% 91% 79% 75% 86% 90%
UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:50 Sunset: 16:41 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 2
Saturday (Saturday 27 January 2018)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast
10% 20% 20% 10% 20% 20% 20% 10%
Temperature (°C)
3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 5 ° 8 ° 9 ° 8 ° 9 °
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Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 2 ° 5 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WSW 7 12 SW 8 15 SW 8 15 SW 8 16 SW 10 20 SW 11 21 SW 11 20 WSW 11 20
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G G G G G G G
Humidity Expand
92% 93% 94% 93% 87% 87% 92% 93%
UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:49 Sunset: 16:43 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous Air pollution: 2
Sunday (Sunday 28 January 2018)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 11 ° 11 ° 10 ° 9 °
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Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 8 ° 9 ° 8 ° 7 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WSW 10 19 WSW 10 19 WSW 9 17 WSW 9 17 WSW 11 21 WSW 10 20 WSW 10 19 WSW 11 21
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G G G G VG G G
Humidity Expand
93% 94% 94% 94% 89% 89% 91% 92%
UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:47 Sunset: 16:45 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous
Monday (Monday 29 January 2018)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
9 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 9 ° 9 ° 8 ° 7 °
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Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
6 ° 6 ° 5 ° 6 ° 7 ° 7 ° 6 ° 5 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WSW 11 22 WSW 11 22 WSW 11 21 SW 11 21 WSW 12 23 WSW 11 22 WSW 10 18 WSW 10 19
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G G G G VG G VG
Humidity Expand
92% 91% 91% 89% 85% 83% 86% 86%
UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:46 Sunset: 16:47 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous
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20-24 June - Check the weather forecast for Royal Ascot to see whether you will need your brolly or sunglasses when enjoying a day at Ascot racecourse.

Spectators and enthusiasts will be looking for the perfect course conditions to suit their chosen horse and rider and to make for an exciting few days 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 not be too hard or too soggy.

Check the official Royal Ascot website for more information.

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

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