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Royal County of Berkshire Show 2018

Flower Tent

Sat 15 SepSun 16 Sep 2018

A celebration of country life, the Royal Berkshire Show is held on 15 - 16 September 2018.

As well as the traditional showing classes, food, drink and craft producers and flower tent there is the mass ascent of hot air balloons taking to the skies above the main arena before the close of Show both days.

  • Cloudy 21 °C

    17 °C

  • Cloudy 21 °C

    13 °C

  • Cloudy 20 °C

    10 °C

  • Sunny day 16 °C

    9 °C

  • Cloudy 15 °C

    11 °C

  • Light rain 17 °C

    8 °C

  • Sunny day 16 °C

    8 °C

Tuesday (Tuesday 18 September 2018)
Now 22:00 23:00
Warnings
Overcast Cloudy Partly cloudy night
10% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
18 ° 17 ° 17 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
16 ° 15 ° 15 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SSW 14 25 SSW 13 26 SW 12 26
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G
Humidity
80% 83% 84%
UV index
Sunrise: 06:44 Sunset: 19:14 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 2
Wednesday (Wednesday 19 September 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 Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Light shower day Light shower day Light shower day Cloudy Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy
<5% <5% <5% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% <5% <5% 10% 40% 30% 30% 10% 10% <5% <5% 10%
Temperature (°C)
17 ° 17 ° 17 ° 17 ° 17 ° 17 ° 17 ° 17 ° 17 ° 18 ° 18 ° 19 ° 20 ° 21 ° 21 ° 21 ° 20 ° 18 ° 17 ° 16 ° 15 ° 15 ° 14 ° 14 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 16 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 13 ° 13 ° 12 ° 12 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SSW 12 26 SSW 13 26 SSW 13 26 SSW 12 24 SSW 11 23 SSW 12 24 SSW 12 25 SSW 13 26 SSW 15 28 SSW 16 31 SSW 18 33 SSW 19 36 SW 22 41 SW 24 44 SW 24 44 SW 23 42 SW 21 40 WSW 17 32 WSW 15 28 WSW 13 24 WSW 11 22 WSW 10 20 WSW 10 20 SW 9 19
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG G G G G G VG VG G VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
85% 85% 85% 86% 88% 88% 87% 88% 86% 83% 79% 81% 74% 65% 60% 62% 67% 76% 71% 70% 69% 71% 70% 70%
UV index
1 1 1 2 3 3 4 3 2 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 06:46 Sunset: 19:11 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 2
Thursday (Thursday 20 September 2018)
00:00 01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Heavy rain
10% 10% 10% 20% 10% 10% 10% 20% 90%
Temperature (°C)
14 ° 13 ° 14 ° 15 ° 17 ° 19 ° 19 ° 18 ° 17 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
12 ° 12 ° 13 ° 13 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 14 ° 13 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SW 8 18 SSW 8 17 SSW 8 19 SSW 13 26 SSW 17 32 SSW 20 38 SSW 22 41 SSW 21 40 SSW 23 45
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG G G G G G M
Humidity
72% 74% 85% 88% 83% 75% 76% 83% 90%
UV index
1 2 3 1 1
Sunrise: 06:47 Sunset: 19:09 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 2
Friday (Friday 21 September 2018)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Heavy shower night Clear night Sunny day Sunny day Sunny intervals Sunny day Clear night Clear night
70% 10% <5% <5% 10% 10% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
15 ° 11 ° 10 ° 13 ° 15 ° 15 ° 13 ° 11 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
11 ° 8 ° 7 ° 10 ° 11 ° 11 ° 10 ° 9 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
WSW 22 41 W 16 30 W 14 26 W 18 33 W 20 38 W 20 37 W 13 24 WSW 10 18
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
87% 81% 77% 59% 47% 50% 62% 74%
UV index
1 2 4 1
Sunrise: 06:49 Sunset: 19:07 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous Air pollution: 2
Saturday (Saturday 22 September 2018)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light rain Cloudy
<5% <5% 10% 10% 10% 20% 50% 20%
Temperature (°C)
10 ° 9 ° 9 ° 12 ° 14 ° 14 ° 13 ° 12 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 11 ° 12 ° 12 ° 11 ° 11 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
WSW 9 16 WSW 7 14 WSW 7 12 SW 7 14 SW 9 18 SW 9 18 S 8 14 S 10 18
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG G G G G G G
Humidity
79% 82% 85% 74% 66% 71% 83% 90%
UV index
1 2 2 1
Sunrise: 06:50 Sunset: 19:04 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous Air pollution: 2
Sunday (Sunday 23 September 2018)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Light rain Cloudy Overcast Light rain Light shower day Cloudy Clear night Clear night
50% 20% 20% 50% 40% 20% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
13 ° 13 ° 14 ° 15 ° 16 ° 16 ° 13 ° 12 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 10 ° 9 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
S 11 20 SSE 12 22 S 13 24 W 15 29 W 19 35 WNW 19 36 WNW 17 31 WNW 15 28
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G G G G G VG
Humidity
92% 92% 92% 89% 81% 76% 78% 80%
UV index
1 2 1
Sunrise: 06:52 Sunset: 19:02 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous
Monday (Monday 24 September 2018)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Clear night Clear night Clear night Sunny day Sunny day Sunny intervals Clear night Clear night
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
10 ° 9 ° 8 ° 12 ° 15 ° 15 ° 12 ° 10 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
7 ° 7 ° 6 ° 9 ° 12 ° 13 ° 11 ° 9 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
NW 13 24 NW 12 21 NW 10 17 NNW 11 21 N 10 22 N 9 20 NNE 7 12 NNE 7 11
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
81% 83% 86% 71% 54% 52% 67% 79%
UV index
2 3 1
Sunrise: 06:54 Sunset: 19:00 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous
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15 - 16 September - Check the weather forecast to see whether you will need wellies or sunglasses at the Newbury Showground this year

A celebration of country life, visitors to the show can enjoy events and activities in the following zones:

  • Sports Zone -  have a go at your favourite sport. There is plenty to choose from in the new Sports Zone this year and you never know - you might bump into one of our local sporting heroes!  
  • Food and Farming Zone - showcasing the very best of British food and farming.
  • Equine Zone - showcasing everything from the formula 1 of equine, the Scurry Driving Championships, to the qualifying of the Olympia Horse Show 2018. The elegant side-saddle quadrille, heavy horse turnouts and showing classes (both ridden and in hand) will also be a star attraction.
  • Livestock Zone - with a whole host of cattle breeds to see aswell as the quirky Kune Kune pigs and all the amazing chickens, goats and llamas you’re sure to find something you'll love in our Livestock section at the Show.
  • Countryside Zone - playing host to a huge variety of displays and rural working crafts over the weekend of the Show.
  • Food and Crafts Zone - with 70 stands offering everything from cheese, chutneys, oils & vinegars, bread, pastries, seafood and a wide selection of meat, to strawberries and cream, fudge, cakes and ice cream. 
  • Flower Tent - brimming with family entertainment and have-a-go activities. The tent itself will have its own have-a-go workshops and a café to sit and soak up the atmosphere. They also play host to a number of classes to get involved in.

For more information and to buy tickets visit the Royal County of Berkshire show website. 

Check the weather forecast to see whether you will need your wellies or sunglasses this year.

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