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Cowes (Beach)

  • Cloudy 16 °C

    8 °C

  • Sunny day 17 °C

    13 °C

  • Cloudy 17 °C

    14 °C

  • Sunny day 18 °C

    15 °C

  • Cloudy 18 °C

    14 °C

  • Cloudy 18 °C

    14 °C

  • Cloudy 18 °C

    14 °C

Thursday (Thursday 21 September 2017)
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Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light shower day Light rain Light rain Light rain Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Clear night Clear night Clear night
10% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% 10% 10% 40% 60% 60% 60% 20% 10% 10% <5% <5% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
16 ° 16 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 14 ° 13 ° 12 ° 12 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SSW 10 22 SSW 11 22 SSW 11 20 S 10 19 S 10 19 S 12 22 S 13 23 S 16 26 SSW 17 27 SSW 17 27 SSW 16 25 SSW 15 25 SW 15 23 SW 13 21 WSW 13 19 WSW 13 19 WSW 12 18 W 11 16 WNW 11 16 WNW 11 17 WNW 10 16 W 10 16
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG G G VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
85% 82% 82% 81% 82% 82% 80% 78% 78% 80% 82% 82% 86% 86% 85% 82% 80% 77% 78% 80% 83% 85%
On or Off Shore Winds Expand
Offshore Sea State ∗ Expand
Smooth (wavelets)
UV index Expand
1 1 1 2 2 2 2 2 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 06:49 Sunset: 19:07 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 2

∗ 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.

Friday (Friday 22 September 2017)
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Warnings
Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Mist Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Clear night Clear night Clear night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% 10% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
11 ° 10 ° 9 ° 9 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 10 ° 12 ° 14 ° 16 ° 16 ° 17 ° 17 ° 17 ° 17 ° 16 ° 16 ° 15 ° 14 ° 14 ° 13 ° 14 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WNW 10 16 WNW 8 14 W 6 10 W 5 8 W 5 8 WSW 5 7 WSW 4 6 SW 4 6 S 4 6 SSE 4 8 S 5 11 SW 10 16 SW 11 18 SW 12 20 SW 13 21 SW 13 21 SW 13 21 SW 12 20 SW 10 16 SSW 8 13 SSW 8 13 SSW 8 13 S 8 13 S 8 13
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG G M M M P M G VG VG E E E E E E E E VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
87% 89% 93% 94% 94% 94% 93% 91% 86% 79% 70% 63% 60% 61% 60% 59% 61% 65% 70% 76% 78% 81% 82% 83%
On or Off Shore Winds Expand
Offshore Sea State ∗ Expand
Smooth (wavelets)
UV index Expand
1 1 2 2 3 3 4 3 2 2 1 1
Sunrise: 06:51 Sunset: 19:04 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 2

∗ 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.

Saturday (Saturday 23 September 2017)
00:00 01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Clear night Partly cloudy night
10% 10% 10% 10% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 16 ° 17 ° 17 ° 15 ° 15 °
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13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 14 ° 13 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
S 8 15 S 8 15 S 7 13 SSE 7 10 SSE 10 17 SSE 10 19 SE 11 19 ESE 10 15 ESE 11 17
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
81% 81% 80% 86% 71% 62% 61% 77% 82%
On or Off Shore Winds Expand
Offshore Sea State ∗ Expand
Smooth (wavelets)
UV index Expand
2 4 2
Sunrise: 06:52 Sunset: 19:02 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.

Sunday (Sunday 24 September 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night Sunny day Sunny day Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy
<5% 10% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% 10%
Temperature (°C)
15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 17 ° 18 ° 18 ° 16 ° 16 °
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13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 15 ° 16 ° 16 ° 15 ° 15 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
ESE 11 17 SE 9 15 ESE 9 14 SE 11 19 SE 13 22 SE 13 21 ESE 10 16 SE 10 16
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG G M VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
84% 87% 90% 78% 72% 72% 84% 86%
On or Off Shore Winds Expand
Offshore Sea State ∗ Expand
Slight Smooth (wavelets) Slight
UV index Expand
2 4 2
Sunrise: 06:54 Sunset: 19:00 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.

Monday (Monday 25 September 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
10% 10% 10% 10% 20% 20% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
16 ° 15 ° 15 ° 17 ° 17 ° 18 ° 16 ° 15 °
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15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 16 ° 17 ° 17 ° 15 ° 14 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SSE 9 14 SE 7 13 ESE 6 10 SE 7 13 SE 7 14 S 8 14 SSE 7 11 NNW 7 12
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG G G VG G G VG VG
Humidity Expand
88% 91% 94% 87% 80% 77% 86% 91%
On or Off Shore Winds Expand
Offshore Sea State ∗ Expand
Slight Smooth (wavelets)
UV index Expand
2 2 1
Sunrise: 06:55 Sunset: 18:58 Moon phase: Waxing crescent

∗ 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.

Tuesday (Tuesday 26 September 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Cloudy Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night Cloudy
10% <5% 10% 10% 10% 10% <5% 10%
Temperature (°C)
14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 16 ° 18 ° 17 ° 16 ° 15 °
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Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
14 ° 13 ° 13 ° 15 ° 17 ° 16 ° 15 ° 14 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
NW 7 12 NW 7 12 NW 7 12 N 8 15 SSE 8 17 SSE 8 15 S 8 14 SSE 9 15
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG G VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
92% 93% 94% 84% 73% 78% 86% 88%
On or Off Shore Winds Expand
Offshore Sea State ∗ Expand
Smooth (wavelets)
UV index Expand
2 3 2
Sunrise: 06:57 Sunset: 18:55 Moon phase: Waxing crescent

∗ 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.

Wednesday (Wednesday 27 September 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 16 ° 17 ° 17 ° 16 ° 16 °
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Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 14 ° 15 ° 15 ° 14 ° 14 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SW 10 16 SSE 11 18 SSE 12 20 SSE 13 23 S 14 26 S 12 22 S 11 18 S 10 18
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG G G VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
90% 89% 89% 83% 78% 80% 84% 86%
On or Off Shore Winds Expand
Offshore Sea State ∗ Expand
No Data
UV index Expand
1 2 1
Sunrise: 06:59 Sunset: 18:53 Moon phase: Waxing crescent

∗ 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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Met Office 02:00, Thu
Updated 02:00 on Thu 21 Sep 2017 BST
Tiree Cloudy 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Overcast 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Cloudy 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Cloudy 53.479 -2.247
Brighton Cloudy 50.822 -0.136
Dover Partly cloudy night 51.126 1.318
Exeter Light rain 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Heavy rain 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Cloudy 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Cloudy 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Cloudy 51.556 -1.778
York Cloudy 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Cloudy 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Heavy rain 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Light shower night 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) Fog 52.512 -3.312
Fort William Heavy rain 56.82 -5.104
Belfast Heavy rain 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Heavy rain 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Heavy shower night 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Overcast 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Heavy rain 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Cloudy 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Heavy rain 60.154 -1.143
London Cloudy 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Cloudy 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry Cloudy 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Cloudy 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Heavy rain 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Light rain 58.439 -3.092
  • Regional
  • UK 5 days
  • UK 6-30 days

Regional Forecast for London & South East England

Headline:

Sunny morning with rain edging eastwards. Cold and clear overnight.

Today:

Mostly dry and breezy with sunny spells through the morning, and gusty coastal winds. A band of cloud and rain will slowly edge into western counties by midday, continuing eastwards but perhaps not reaching Kent until dusk. Maximum temperature 19 °C.

Tonight:

The rain should eventually clear the east by midnight, leaving clear skies and light winds behind. Becoming quite cold with perhaps some mist and fog in places by dawn. Minimum temperature 4 °C.

Friday:

A chilly start with any isolated fog patches clearing. A dry and sunny morning, then cloud will thicken during the afternoon, especially across western areas, but likely remaining dry. Maximum temperature 18 °C.

Outlook for Saturday to Monday:

Perhaps cloudy initially Saturday, but dry, and soon becoming warm and sunny. Mostly dry and warm Sunday and Monday with sunny spells, but with an increasing chance of showers Monday.

Updated: 02:36 on Thu 21 Sep 2017 BST

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

Rain for many overnight.

This Evening and Tonight:

Outbreaks of rain will continue over Northern Ireland, Scotland, Wales and western and northern parts of England, and it will be windy around exposed hills and coasts. The rest of England will be staying mostly dry but breezy.

Thursday:

A band of heavy rain and blustery winds will move across from the west, reaching southeast England later in the evening, with brighter conditions across Northern Ireland following in behind.

Outlook for Friday to Sunday:

Staying mostly dry, bright and warm in the south and east with sunny spells. However, bands of rain and strong winds moving across the north and west at times.

Updated: 15:11 on Wed 20 Sep 2017 BST

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Monday 25 Sep 2017 to Wednesday 4 Oct 2017:

Next week there will be plenty of dry weather, but there will be light rain for a time. It will be rather warm during the day time, but it is likely to be chilly at night with some mist or fog patches possible, which may last well into the morning on some days. The second half of the week will be more unsettled with wet and windy weather more likely in the northwest, with a risk of gales or perhaps severe gales. The best of the drier and brighter weather will be in the southeast. Into the start of October there is an increased chance of all parts seeing the unsettled conditions, with rain and stronger winds likely at times.

UK Outlook for Thursday 5 Oct 2017 to Thursday 19 Oct 2017:

Through early October there is considerable uncertainty in the forecast. It will be changeable, with the northwest likely to see more unsettled conditions with strong winds or gales possible, with perhaps more settled interludes in the southeast. Temperatures will be close to or slightly above normal. However, there will be some chilly nights with early morning mist and fog as well as an increased chance of frost, most likely in the north.

Updated: 15:11 on Wed 20 Sep 2017 BST

Location details

Cowes (Beach)

Location
50.767, -1.308
Altitude
0.0 m above mean sea level

Cowes (Beach) tide times

Thursday's tide times

(local port - Cowes (Isle of Wight))

Tide UK local time Height (m)
Low 05:45 0.9
High 07:56 1.5
Low 08:30 1.5
High 12:33 4.4
Low 18:08 1
High 20:17 1.6
Low 20:46 1.5

Friday's tide times

(local port - Cowes (Isle of Wight))

Tide UK local time Height (m)
High 00:48 4.4
Low 06:27 0.8
High 13:06 4.4
Low 18:48 0.9

Saturday's tide times

(local port - Cowes (Isle of Wight))

Tide UK local time Height (m)
High 01:24 4.3
Low 07:06 0.9
High 13:42 4.3
Low 19:29 1

Sunday's tide times

(local port - Cowes (Isle of Wight))

Tide UK local time Height (m)
High 02:03 4.2
Low 07:45 1
High 14:24 4.1
Low 20:09 1.2

Monday's tide times

(local port - Cowes (Isle of Wight))

Tide UK local time Height (m)
High 02:55 4
Low 08:24 1.3
High 16:26 3.9
Low 20:49 1.5

Tuesday's tide times

(local port - Cowes (Isle of Wight))

Tide UK local time Height (m)
High 04:37 3.9
Low 09:03 1.5
High 17:08 3.8
Low 21:31 1.7

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