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Bridgwater weather

  • Sunny intervals 5 °C

    3 °C

  • Heavy rain 9 °C

    4 °C

  • Light rain 9 °C

    5 °C

  • Cloudy 11 °C

    10 °C

  • Heavy rain 11 °C

    6 °C

  • Cloudy 10 °C

    6 °C

  • Sunny intervals 9 °C

    5 °C

Friday (Friday 14 December 2018)
Now 22:00 23:00
Warnings
Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy
<5% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
3 ° 3 ° 3 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
0 ° -1 ° -1 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SE 10 24 SE 10 23 SE 11 23
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G
Humidity
77% 78% 76%
UV index
Sunrise: 08:08 Sunset: 16:05 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 2
Saturday (Saturday 15 December 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 Overcast Overcast Cloudy Light rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Light rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Light rain Partly cloudy night Clear night Clear night Partly cloudy night Clear night Clear night Partly cloudy night
10% 10% 10% 10% 60% 90% 90% 80% 60% 80% 80% 90% 90% ≥95% ≥95% ≥95% 60% 10% 10% 10% <5% <5% <5% 10%
Temperature (°C)
4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 5 ° 5 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 7 ° 7 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 8 ° 8 ° 7 ° 6 ° 6 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 ° -1 ° -1 ° -1 ° -1 ° 0 ° 0 ° 1 ° 1 ° 2 ° 2 ° 3 ° 6 ° 7 ° 6 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 4 ° 4 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SE 11 23 SE 12 25 SSE 15 29 SE 16 30 SE 16 30 SE 17 31 SE 17 32 SE 17 33 SE 18 34 SE 20 36 SE 19 35 SE 20 36 SE 20 36 SE 19 34 SE 18 34 SE 16 32 SE 13 27 SW 12 24 SW 13 27 SW 13 26 SW 12 25 WSW 10 22 SSW 9 17 SSW 8 14
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG G G G M M G M M M G M G P G G VG E E E E E VG
Humidity
76% 72% 67% 66% 66% 73% 86% 88% 91% 91% 93% 92% 92% 92% 93% 95% 96% 88% 83% 83% 84% 84% 85% 88%
UV index
1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:09 Sunset: 16:05 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 2
Sunday (Sunday 16 December 2018)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Cloudy Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Sunny intervals Light rain Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night
10% <5% 10% <5% 80% 40% 20% 40%
Temperature (°C)
6 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 8 ° 8 ° 7 ° 6 °
Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C)
3 ° 3 ° 2 ° 2 ° 6 ° 5 ° 5 ° 3 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SSW 8 15 SSW 7 16 SSW 9 18 SSE 7 13 SSE 9 17 S 13 23 SSW 7 16 WSW 9 17
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
E VG VG G VG VG VG VG
Humidity
87% 90% 90% 91% 88% 86% 90% 88%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:10 Sunset: 16:05 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 3
Monday (Monday 17 December 2018)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Partly cloudy night Clear night Clear night Sunny day Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
6 ° 6 ° 5 ° 5 ° 10 ° 10 ° 11 ° 11 °
Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C)
3 ° 3 ° 2 ° 2 ° 7 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
WSW 9 16 WSW 9 16 SW 8 14 S 7 13 S 11 21 S 14 25 S 15 28 S 18 32
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG VG G VG G
Humidity
90% 90% 90% 90% 86% 87% 88% 87%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:11 Sunset: 16:05 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 3
Tuesday (Tuesday 18 December 2018)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Light shower night Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Partly cloudy night
20% 20% 50% 90% 90% 90% 70% 10%
Temperature (°C)
11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 9 ° 8 °
Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C)
8 ° 8 ° 7 ° 6 ° 5 ° 6 ° 6 ° 5 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
S 22 41 S 23 42 S 25 45 SSE 27 50 S 27 51 S 22 41 SW 14 25 SSW 12 20
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G VG M M M G VG
Humidity
87% 87% 84% 85% 87% 89% 89% 90%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:11 Sunset: 16:06 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous Air pollution: 3
Wednesday (Wednesday 19 December 2018)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night Light shower day Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
10% 10% <5% 30% 10% 10% 10% <5%
Temperature (°C)
8 ° 7 ° 6 ° 7 ° 9 ° 9 ° 7 ° 7 °
Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C)
5 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 7 ° 7 ° 5 ° 4 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SSW 11 18 SSW 9 15 S 9 15 SSW 9 15 SSW 11 19 SW 11 20 SW 11 19 SW 11 19
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
89% 90% 90% 88% 84% 82% 87% 88%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:12 Sunset: 16:06 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous
Thursday (Thursday 20 December 2018)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Partly cloudy night
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 9 ° 9 ° 7 ° 7 °
Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C)
4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 6 ° 6 ° 5 ° 4 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SW 11 19 SW 11 19 WSW 10 17 WSW 10 18 W 12 22 W 11 20 WSW 10 17 WSW 10 17
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G G G VG VG G
Humidity
89% 89% 90% 89% 83% 84% 89% 91%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:13 Sunset: 16:06 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous
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Updated:
Tiree Overcast 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Clear night 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Cloudy 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Clear night 53.479 -2.247
Brighton Overcast 50.822 -0.136
Dover Partly cloudy night 51.126 1.318
Exeter Overcast 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Partly cloudy night 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Cloudy 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Cloudy 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Cloudy 51.556 -1.778
York Clear night 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Partly cloudy night 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Cloudy 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Cloudy 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Cloudy 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Clear night 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Light rain 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Cloudy 52.512 -3.312
Fort William Cloudy 56.82 -5.104
Belfast Overcast 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Cloudy 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Heavy rain 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Partly cloudy night 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Cloudy 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Partly cloudy night 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Partly cloudy night 60.154 -1.143
London Cloudy 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Clear night 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry Partly cloudy night 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Overcast 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Cloudy 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Clear night 58.439 -3.092
  • Regional
  • UK 5 days
  • UK 6-30 days

Regional Forecast for South West England

Headline:

Wet and windy on Saturday.

This Evening and Tonight:

Quickly turning cold for a time in eastern parts of the region with patchy frost. Otherwise, becoming cloudier and windier with sporadic outbreaks of rain arriving for most. Minimum temperature 0 °C.

Saturday:

Rain soon turning heavy and persistent with gales, especially around coasts and hills. Feeling cold in the east, but turning milder in the west later on. Maximum temperature 12 °C.

Outlook for Sunday to Tuesday:

Less cold on Sunday with sunshine and showers, especially later. Risk of ice early on Monday, otherwise mainly dry. Turning windy on Tuesday with rain, perhaps becoming persistent.

Updated: 15:04 on Fri 14 Dec 2018 GMT

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

Windy with snow and ice for some on Saturday.

This Evening and Tonight:

Isolated showers on North Sea coasts, otherwise quickly turning cold and frosty under clear spells in central and eastern parts. Becoming windy in the west with sporadic outbreaks of rain and some hill snow in western Scotland.

Saturday:

Gales and heavy rain spreading to all areas. Freezing rain brings icy conditions to central and northern England and southern Scotland. Snow in Scotland could give blizzards over hills.

Outlook for Sunday to Tuesday:

Drier and less cold on Sunday with showers in the west. Risk of ice into Monday, thereafter drier in the east, but wet in the north and west. Becoming windy.

Updated: 15:03 on Fri 14 Dec 2018 GMT

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Wednesday 19 Dec 2018 to Friday 28 Dec 2018:

Cloud and rain should clear east early on Wednesday with sunshine and blustery showers following. The showers most frequent in the northwest and west where there is the risk of hail and thunder with some hill snow in the north. Some patchy fog may be slow to clear on Thursday with fewer showers and lighter winds. It is then likely to remain mostly unsettled through the rest of the period with spells of rain and strong winds. The heaviest rain will be in the west with eastern parts staying generally drier. With the unsettled weather temperatures are likely to be around or a little above average. However, there is a small chance of a colder and shower spell developing during Christmas week.

UK Outlook for Saturday 29 Dec 2018 to Saturday 12 Jan 2019:

The start of this period is most likely to be unsettled with the continuation of wet and windy weather pushing in from the west. Through the first half of January there is an increasing likelihood for it to turn colder bringing the increased risk of winter hazards, especially frost and fog. Some snow is also likely with temperatures expected to fall below normal. However, there is uncertainty in the timing of this change to turn colder, and it could come before the end of December.

Updated: 15:03 on Fri 14 Dec 2018 GMT

Location details

Bridgwater

Location
51.127, -3.002
Altitude
11 m above mean sea level

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