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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.

  • Sunny day 12 °C

    9 °C

  • Sunny intervals 13 °C

    9 °C

  • Overcast 14 °C

    11 °C

  • Overcast 13 °C

    8 °C

  • Sunny intervals 10 °C

    5 °C

  • Sunny day 10 °C

    5 °C

  • Cloudy 8 °C

    4 °C

Tuesday (Tuesday 13 November 2018)
Now 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 Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny day Sunny day Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny day Sunny day Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
<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 ° 9 ° 10 ° 11 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 11 ° 10 ° 10 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 10 ° 10 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 6 ° 7 ° 8 ° 9 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 9 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SW 9 23 SW 7 21 SW 7 21 SW 7 20 WSW 9 22 WSW 11 21 WSW 11 20 WSW 11 20 WSW 11 20 WSW 10 19 SW 7 16 SW 7 17 SSW 6 18 SSW 7 20 SSW 7 20 SSW 7 20 S 7 19 S 7 20 S 8 20
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG G G VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
88% 90% 89% 88% 83% 79% 74% 70% 66% 67% 72% 79% 85% 88% 91% 91% 92% 91% 90%
UV index
1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:19 Sunset: 16:19 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 2
Wednesday (Wednesday 14 November 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 Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny day Sunny day Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 11 ° 11 ° 12 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 12 ° 11 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 11 ° 11 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 9 ° 9 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 11 ° 10 ° 9 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
S 8 20 S 8 20 S 9 22 SSW 9 22 SSW 9 22 S 9 22 S 9 20 S 8 20 S 8 20 S 10 21 S 11 22 S 12 23 S 13 24 S 12 23 S 10 20 SSE 9 18 SSE 8 18 SSE 7 18 SSE 7 17 SSE 7 17 SSE 6 16 SSE 6 14 SSE 7 14 S 7 14
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG G G G G G G G
Humidity
90% 91% 88% 87% 86% 87% 87% 88% 89% 88% 83% 79% 72% 69% 69% 74% 82% 88% 92% 93% 94% 95% 95% 95%
UV index
1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:20 Sunset: 16:18 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 2
Thursday (Thursday 15 November 2018)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Overcast
10% 10% 20% 10% 10% 10% 10% 20%
Temperature (°C)
11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 12 ° 14 ° 14 ° 12 ° 12 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 11 ° 12 ° 12 ° 10 ° 11 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
S 7 15 SSE 6 13 SSE 7 14 SSE 9 16 SSE 11 20 SSE 9 16 SSE 8 15 SSE 7 13
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G G G G G G
Humidity
95% 96% 96% 95% 89% 90% 96% 96%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:22 Sunset: 16:16 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 2
Friday (Friday 16 November 2018)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Overcast Overcast Overcast Mist Overcast Overcast Mist Mist
20% 10% 20% 20% 10% 10% 20% 20%
Temperature (°C)
12 ° 12 ° 11 ° 12 ° 13 ° 13 ° 12 ° 11 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
11 ° 11 ° 10 ° 11 ° 12 ° 12 ° 10 ° 9 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SSE 6 10 SSE 4 8 SE 5 9 SE 5 10 SE 7 14 ESE 7 12 E 8 14 E 8 16
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G M M P G G P P
Humidity
97% 98% 98% 97% 91% 91% 96% 96%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:24 Sunset: 16:15 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 2
Saturday (Saturday 17 November 2018)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Mist Mist Mist Overcast Sunny intervals Sunny day Clear night Clear night
20% 20% 20% 10% <5% <5% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
10 ° 9 ° 8 ° 8 ° 9 ° 10 ° 7 ° 6 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
8 ° 7 ° 6 ° 5 ° 7 ° 8 ° 5 ° 3 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
E 9 16 E 9 17 E 9 18 E 10 19 E 11 21 E 9 17 E 10 18 E 10 18
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
P P P G VG VG VG VG
Humidity
96% 96% 95% 92% 81% 77% 87% 92%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:25 Sunset: 16:14 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 2
Sunday (Sunday 18 November 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 day Sunny day Sunny day Clear night Clear night
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
6 ° 5 ° 5 ° 6 ° 9 ° 9 ° 7 ° 6 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
3 ° 2 ° 2 ° 3 ° 6 ° 6 ° 3 ° 3 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
E 9 17 E 9 17 ENE 10 18 ENE 10 19 E 13 24 ENE 11 22 ENE 12 21 ENE 12 22
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
92% 92% 93% 90% 75% 74% 84% 87%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:27 Sunset: 16:13 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous
Monday (Monday 19 November 2018)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Clear night Clear night Clear night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
<5% <5% <5% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
6 ° 5 ° 5 ° 6 ° 7 ° 7 ° 5 ° 5 °
Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C)
2 ° 2 ° 1 ° 2 ° 3 ° 3 ° 1 ° 1 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
ENE 12 22 ENE 12 22 ENE 12 23 ENE 13 25 ENE 15 29 ENE 13 25 ENE 13 24 ENE 11 21
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG G VG VG VG VG
Humidity
88% 87% 87% 84% 75% 75% 81% 81%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:29 Sunset: 16:11 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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