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Shaftesbury weather

  • Cloudy 3 °C

    1 °C

  • Heavy rain 6 °C

    4 °C

  • Light rain 8 °C

    3 °C

  • Sunny intervals 9 °C

    8 °C

  • Heavy rain 9 °C

    5 °C

  • Cloudy 8 °C

    4 °C

  • Sunny intervals 7 °C

    2 °C

Friday (Friday 14 December 2018)
Now
Warnings
Cloudy
<5%
Temperature (°C)
1 °
Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C)
-4 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
ESE 11 24
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G
Humidity
81%
UV index
Sunrise: 08:04 Sunset: 16:02 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 Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Heavy rain Sleet shower Heavy rain Heavy rain Light rain Light rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Light shower night Light shower night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night
<5% <5% 10% 10% 10% 80% 60% 80% 80% 50% 60% 90% ≥95% ≥95% ≥95% ≥95% ≥95% 80% 40% 30% <5% 10% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
1 ° 2 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 3 ° 3 ° 4 ° 4 ° 5 ° 5 ° 6 ° 6 ° 8 ° 9 ° 8 ° 7 ° 7 ° 6 ° 6 °
Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C)
-4 ° -3 ° -2 ° -2 ° -3 ° -3 ° -4 ° -4 ° -4 ° -3 ° -3 ° -2 ° -2 ° -1 ° 0 ° 0 ° 2 ° 4 ° 5 ° 4 ° 3 ° 3 ° 2 ° 2 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
ESE 12 25 SE 12 24 SE 14 26 SE 16 28 SE 18 32 SE 18 32 SE 20 35 SE 21 36 ESE 21 36 SE 22 37 SE 23 39 SE 23 39 SE 24 41 SE 24 42 SE 24 42 SE 23 41 SSE 22 38 S 18 31 SW 18 31 SW 17 29 SW 17 29 SW 16 29 WSW 15 27 SW 13 24
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G G G M G M M M VP P P P P P VP M VG E E E E E
Humidity
80% 81% 78% 77% 78% 82% 86% 94% 94% 96% 97% 98% 97% 98% 98% 98% 97% 94% 88% 86% 85% 85% 86% 87%
UV index
1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:05 Sunset: 16:02 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
Partly cloudy night Clear night Clear night Sunny day Cloudy Heavy rain Light shower night Clear night
<5% <5% <5% <5% 40% 80% 40% 10%
Temperature (°C)
5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 7 ° 7 ° 6 ° 5 °
Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C)
2 ° 2 ° 1 ° 2 ° 4 ° 3 ° 2 ° 1 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SW 12 23 SW 11 20 SSW 9 17 S 8 14 S 11 19 S 13 23 WSW 12 20 WSW 11 18
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
E E E VG G M VG VG
Humidity
87% 89% 89% 87% 89% 92% 93% 94%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:06 Sunset: 16:02 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
Clear night Clear night Clear night Sunny day Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
10% <5% <5% <5% <5% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
4 ° 4 ° 3 ° 4 ° 8 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 °
Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C)
0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 1 ° 6 ° 6 ° 5 ° 6 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
WSW 10 17 WSW 10 16 WSW 9 14 SW 9 14 SSW 11 18 SSW 14 23 SSW 16 27 S 18 29
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG VG VG G G
Humidity
95% 95% 94% 91% 90% 88% 92% 93%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:07 Sunset: 16:03 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
Overcast Light rain Cloudy Light rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Light shower night
10% 50% 20% 60% 90% ≥95% 90% 40%
Temperature (°C)
9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 8 ° 7 ° 8 ° 8 ° 7 °
Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C)
6 ° 5 ° 5 ° 3 ° 2 ° 3 ° 4 ° 3 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
S 21 35 S 23 39 S 25 41 SSE 27 46 SSE 27 47 S 27 45 SSW 21 36 SW 14 22
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G M P P P VG
Humidity
92% 93% 89% 90% 91% 92% 93% 93%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:08 Sunset: 16:03 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
Partly cloudy night Thunder shower night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
30% 60% 10% 10% 20% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
6 ° 6 ° 5 ° 6 ° 7 ° 7 ° 6 ° 5 °
Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C)
3 ° 3 ° 2 ° 2 ° 4 ° 4 ° 2 ° 2 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SSW 12 19 SSW 12 18 SW 10 15 SSW 12 18 SSW 13 22 SSW 13 22 SW 14 23 SW 13 21
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG VG VG G VG
Humidity
91% 93% 94% 91% 88% 84% 90% 92%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:08 Sunset: 16:03 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 Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Partly cloudy night Cloudy
10% 10% 10% <5% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 7 ° 6 ° 4 ° 3 °
Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C)
1 ° 1 ° 1 ° 1 ° 4 ° 3 ° 1 ° 0 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SW 13 21 WSW 13 21 W 14 23 W 13 21 W 13 23 W 11 19 W 10 15 W 10 15
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG G G VG VG VG VG M
Humidity
93% 93% 95% 94% 87% 90% 95% 96%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:09 Sunset: 16:04 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous
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Updated:
Tiree Heavy rain 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Partly cloudy night 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Cloudy 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Partly cloudy night 53.479 -2.247
Brighton Overcast 50.822 -0.136
Dover Cloudy 51.126 1.318
Exeter Overcast 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Cloudy 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Cloudy 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Partly cloudy night 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Partly cloudy night 51.556 -1.778
York Partly cloudy night 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Clear night 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Light rain 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Cloudy 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Cloudy 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Cloudy 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Overcast 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Cloudy 52.512 -3.312
Fort William Cloudy 56.82 -5.104
Belfast Heavy shower night 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Cloudy 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Heavy rain 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Cloudy 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Cloudy 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Cloudy 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Partly cloudy night 60.154 -1.143
London Partly cloudy night 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Clear night 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry Partly cloudy night 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Cloudy 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Heavy shower night 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Partly cloudy 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

Shaftesbury

Location
51.004, -2.197
Altitude
209 m above mean sea level

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