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Dunkeswell Aerodrome (nearest observation site to Taunton Racecourse)

Sunday (Sunday 22 October 2017)
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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Temperature (°C)
9.7 ° 9.8 ° 10.2 ° 10.7 ° 10.3 ° 11.1 ° 11.0 ° 10.4 ° 10.1 ° 9.8 ° 9.7 ° 9.6 ° 9.8 ° 9.7 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WNW 13 32 WNW 13 29 WNW 15 29 WNW 14 30 WNW 13 33 WNW 14 29 W 13 29 W 15 30 W 11 W 8 WSW 11 W 11 W 10 SW 8
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG G G VG VG VG VG VG VP VG VG VG VG G
Humidity Expand
76% 85% 84% 83% 89% 81% 80% 83% 82% 86% 91% 93% 92% 95%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1016 1017 1017 1018 1018 1018 1018 1019 1019 1020 1020 1020 1021 1020
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R R R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 07:47 Sunset: 18:06 Moon phase: New
Monday (Monday 23 October 2017)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00 04:00 05:00 06:00 07:00 08:00 09:00 10:00
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Temperature (°C)
9.6 ° 9.5 ° 9.6 ° 10.1 ° 10.8 ° 11.0 ° 11.2 ° 11.7 ° 12.2 ° 12.6 ° 13.0 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SW 8 SW 8 SW 7 SSW 8 SSW 11 SSW 13 SSW 15 SSW 17 SSW 14 SW 14 SW 13
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG G M G M M M G P P VG
Humidity Expand
93% 95% 97% 99% 100% 99% 100% 99% 100% 100% 100%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1020 1020 1020 1019 1018 1018 1018 1017 1017 1017 1017
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 07:48 Sunset: 18:04 Moon phase: Waxing crescent

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Extremes

South West England extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Swanage 14.6 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Okehampton 10.2 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Okehampton 5.5 °C
Highest rainfall Liscombe 10.6 mm
Sunniest Exeter Airport 2 4.6 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Strathallan 15.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Bingley SAMOS 8.9 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Okehampton 5.5 °C
Highest rainfall Cluanie Inn No 3 22.2 mm
Sunniest Charlwood 6.7 hours

About extremes

Highest maximum temperature - (0900 to 2100 on the date shown)

Lowest maximum temperature - (0900 to 2100 on the date shown)

Lowest minimum temperature - (2100 on the previous day to 0900 on the date shown)

Highest rainfall -(2100 on the previous day to 2100 on the date shown)

Sunniest - (2100 on the previous day to 2100 on the date shown)

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