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Christchurch - Highcliffe Castle (Beach)

  • Sunny day 18 °C 15 °C
  • Cloudy 18 °C 15 °C
  • Cloudy 17 °C 12 °C
  • Sunny intervals 18 °C 14 °C
  • Cloudy 17 °C 15 °C
  • Cloudy 17 °C 14 °C
  • Light shower day 17 °C 12 °C
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Sunrise: 06:54 Sunset: 19:04 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 3

∗ Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

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Sunrise: 06:55 Sunset: 19:01 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 3

∗ Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

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Sunrise: 06:57 Sunset: 18:59 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 4

∗ Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

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Sunrise: 06:59 Sunset: 18:57 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 7

∗ Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

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Sunrise: 07:00 Sunset: 18:55 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 3

∗ Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

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Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
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Slight
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Sunrise: 07:02 Sunset: 18:53 Moon phase: First quarter

∗ Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

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Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
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Humidity Expand
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Sunrise: 07:03 Sunset: 18:50 Moon phase: First quarter

∗ Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

Forecast Summary

  • Regional
  • UK 5 days
  • UK 6-30 days

South West England

Headline:

Dry bright and warm.

Today:

Although it will be a cloudy start for some, sunny spells will quickly develop during the morning. With light winds it will feel warm in that sunshine for most of us but it will be breezier in the far west. Maximum temperature 20 °C.

Tonight:

Becoming cloudy from the west overnight with a risk of some rain in the far west by dawn on Sunday. Minimum temperature 12 °C.

Sunday:

A cloudier day in the west with outbreaks of rain continuing, this may turn heavy in the afternoon. Further east it will be dry with warm sunshine. Maximum temperature 20 °C.

Outlook for Monday to Wednesday:

A cloudy day on Monday with some rain. Tuesday and Wednesday will be drier days with sunny spells but also some showers. Becoming windy in the west later on Wednesday.

Updated: 03:44 on Sat 23 Sep 2017 BST

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

Some warm sunshine. Windy in the west.

Today:

After a cloudy, damp morning it will brighten up in the south and northeast but it will remain largely cloudy in northwest England and southern Scotland. Becoming windy in the northwest with gales possible.

Tonight:

A dry night with some clear spells for many. Winds will ease in the far north and west but outbreaks of rain will arrive, some of which could be heavy.

Sunday:

Cloud and occasionally heavy rain will linger across western parts, although it will be mostly dry in Northern Ireland. Further east it will dry with some warm sunshine.

Outlook for Monday to Wednesday:

Monday; some rain in the west, drier further east and across Northern Ireland. Sunshine and showers on Tuesday and Wednesday. Wet and windy in the far west later on Wednesday.

Updated: 03:44 on Sat 23 Sep 2017 BST

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Thursday 28 Sep 2017 to Saturday 7 Oct 2017:

Thursday will be a changeable day as a band of rain, locally heavy, pushes east across the country, with the wet weather accompanied by strengthening winds. Brighter, fresher but showery conditions will follow from the west. Showers will be heaviest and most frequent in the northwest whilst it remains drier towards the southeast. Further wind and rain is likely to reach western areas by the end of the week and towards the weekend. From next weekend, it is likely to turn increasing unsettled for all with spells of rain, locally heavy, spreading east. It will be windy with the risk of gales in places, particularly across coastal areas. Temperatures will be around average for the time of year.

UK Outlook for Sunday 8 Oct 2017 to Sunday 22 Oct 2017:

More unsettled weather will continue across the country by the second week in October, most especially in the north and west. This will bring an increased likelihood of gales or severe gales as well as heavier rain across many parts. By mid October, confidence in the forecast reduces, however it may remain generally unsettled with occasional drier and brighter spells, particularly in the east and southeast. On the whole, temperatures will be close to or slightly warmer than normal, but in any settled spells there could be chilly nights, with an increased risk of mist, fog and frost, especially in the north.

Updated: 03:44 on Sat 23 Sep 2017 BST

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