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Fontwell Park Racecourse weather

  • Light rain 10 °C

    6 °C

  • Sunny intervals 10 °C

    8 °C

  • Cloudy 13 °C

    9 °C

  • Cloudy 11 °C

    9 °C

  • Heavy rain 12 °C

    9 °C

  • Cloudy 11 °C

    6 °C

  • Cloudy 9 °C

    4 °C

Wednesday (Wednesday 19 December 2018)
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Warnings
Partly cloudy night Cloudy Light shower night Light shower night Heavy shower night Heavy shower night Light rain Light shower night Cloudy Light shower day Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light shower day Light shower day Light shower night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain
<5% 20% 40% 40% 60% 70% 60% 50% 20% 40% 20% 20% 10% 40% 50% 40% 10% 10% 60% 50% 50% 50% 50%
Temperature (°C)
8 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
5 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 6 ° 6 ° 5 ° 5 ° 6 ° 5 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SW 10 24 SSW 11 26 SSW 11 26 SSW 13 28 SSW 12 25 SW 10 23 SW 9 21 SW 7 17 SW 7 17 SW 10 22 SW 7 14 SW 8 16 SW 10 20 SW 10 20 SSW 11 24 SSW 9 20 SSW 9 21 SSW 10 22 SSW 12 26 SW 11 24 SW 12 27 SW 8 19 SW 10 22
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
E VG VG VG VG G VG VG VG G VG VG VG VG VG E VG VG E G G VG E
Humidity
92% 91% 92% 91% 89% 90% 91% 92% 90% 87% 86% 85% 84% 84% 85% 85% 87% 85% 84% 87% 87% 88% 86%
UV index
1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:01 Sunset: 15:58 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous Air pollution: 3
Thursday (Thursday 20 December 2018)
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Warnings
Light rain Cloudy Light shower night Cloudy Cloudy Light shower night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Clear night Sunny day Sunny day Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny day Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night Cloudy Partly cloudy night Cloudy Light rain Light rain Light rain Heavy rain
50% 10% 40% 20% 10% 40% 10% 10% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% 10% 10% <5% <5% <5% 10% 50% 70% 70% 90%
Temperature (°C)
7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 9 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 10 ° 10 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 6 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 8 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
WSW 10 20 SW 9 21 SW 9 21 SW 10 24 SW 11 24 WSW 12 26 WSW 11 23 WSW 11 23 W 11 23 W 11 23 WSW 12 24 W 12 24 WSW 13 25 WSW 12 23 WSW 12 23 WSW 11 23 WSW 12 24 WSW 11 24 WSW 11 24 SW 10 22 SW 11 22 SW 12 24 SSW 12 23 SW 14 29
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
E E E E E VG E VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG E E VG G M M M
Humidity
88% 86% 87% 88% 87% 87% 87% 88% 88% 87% 86% 84% 81% 80% 79% 79% 79% 81% 82% 84% 85% 90% 93% 94%
UV index
1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:02 Sunset: 15:58 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous Air pollution: 2
Friday (Friday 21 December 2018)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Heavy rain Heavy rain Light rain Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night
90% ≥95% 60% 20% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
11 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 11 ° 10 ° 11 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
8 ° 8 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 8 ° 7 ° 7 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SW 15 27 SW 18 33 WSW 20 37 WSW 18 33 WSW 16 30 WSW 16 28 WSW 15 27 WSW 18 33
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
M P G VG G VG VG VG
Humidity
95% 94% 94% 90% 83% 77% 85% 84%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:03 Sunset: 15:59 Moon phase: Full Air pollution: 3
Saturday (Saturday 22 December 2018)
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Warnings
Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
10% 10% 10% <5% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
11 ° 10 ° 9 ° 9 ° 11 ° 11 ° 9 ° 9 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
7 ° 7 ° 6 ° 6 ° 8 ° 8 ° 7 ° 7 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
WSW 20 37 W 19 33 WSW 14 25 WSW 13 24 WSW 13 24 WSW 12 20 WSW 9 16 SW 9 15
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
81% 77% 84% 87% 81% 83% 92% 95%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:03 Sunset: 15:59 Moon phase: Full Air pollution: 3
Sunday (Sunday 23 December 2018)
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Warnings
Cloudy Overcast Light rain Light rain Heavy rain Light rain Light rain Light rain
10% 20% 50% 60% 80% 60% 60% 50%
Temperature (°C)
10 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 11 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SW 10 18 SSW 12 21 SSW 13 22 SSW 13 23 SW 15 27 SW 16 27 SW 16 26 SW 14 24
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G M M M G M
Humidity
95% 95% 96% 96% 95% 94% 95% 94%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:03 Sunset: 16:00 Moon phase: Full
Monday (Monday 24 December 2018)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Light shower night Light rain Light rain Cloudy Light rain Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
40% 50% 50% 20% 50% 20% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
11 ° 11 ° 10 ° 10 ° 11 ° 11 ° 10 ° 10 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
9 ° 8 ° 8 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 8 ° 8 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
WSW 14 23 WSW 12 20 SW 10 16 SW 10 15 WSW 12 20 WSW 11 18 WSW 10 16 WSW 10 16
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
M M M M M M M G
Humidity
95% 95% 95% 94% 91% 91% 93% 94%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:04 Sunset: 16:00 Moon phase: Full
Tuesday (Tuesday 25 December 2018)
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Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
10 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 10 ° 8 ° 7 ° 6 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 8 ° 5 ° 5 ° 4 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
WSW 10 17 W 9 15 W 7 12 WSW 9 15 WSW 10 17 W 9 16 W 8 14 W 8 14
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G M VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
94% 94% 94% 91% 88% 87% 90% 91%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:04 Sunset: 16:01 Moon phase: Waning gibbous
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Tiree Clear night 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Clear night 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Partly cloudy night 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Clear night 53.479 -2.247
Brighton Cloudy 50.822 -0.136
Dover Light shower night 51.126 1.318
Exeter Heavy shower night 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Partly cloudy night 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 Cloudy 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Cloudy 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Partly cloudy night 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Partly cloudy night 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Clear night 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Light shower night 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Clear night 54.995 -7.323
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London Partly cloudy night 51.508 -0.125
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Regional Forecast for London & South East England

Headline:

Cloudy, windy but mild today. Rain affecting the west.

This Evening and Tonight:

Strong winds and rain, persistent and heavy at times, will clear eastwards this evening. Dry with clear spells and lighter winds for a time thereafter but showers, some heavy and perhaps thundery, developing near the coast and spreading inland later. Minimum temperature 5 °C.

Wednesday:

A mixture of sunny spells and scattered showers, these most frequent and heaviest across coastal counties, with northern parts staying largely dry. Breezy near the coast, particularly in the evening. Maximum temperature 10 °C.

Outlook for Thursday to Saturday:

Showers dying away on Thursday. It will then become windy with rain spreading in overnight, clearing on Friday afternoon. Further outbreaks of rain Friday night but drier and brighter Saturday.

Updated: 15:00 on Tue 18 Dec 2018 GMT

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

Heavy showers, especially in the west and near southern coasts.

Today:

Morning sunshine will be interrupted by frequent showers in the south. With time, the showers will focus on western areas and southern coasts but become heavy, blustery and perhaps thundery, leaving eastern parts with the best of the afternoon sunshine.

Tonight:

Heavy and blustery showers will affect most areas during the first part of the night but they will pull back to southern and western coasts by morning.

Thursday:

Early frost in northern Scotland will be followed by sunshine and showers across the UK. The heaviest and most frequent showers will affect Northern Ireland, western Scotland and northwest England.

Outlook for Friday to Sunday:

Heavy rain and strong winds will sweep from southwest to northeast on Friday morning, leaving brighter drier weather by Saturday. More rain is likely on Sunday everywhere except northern Scotland.

Updated: 00:40 on Wed 19 Dec 2018 GMT

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Sunday 23 Dec 2018 to Tuesday 1 Jan 2019:

Sunday will see a band of cloud and rain move northeastwards, followed by a mixture of sunny spells and further organised bands of rain or heavy showers. It'll be windy too, especially towards the coasts in the south and west. Temperatures will tend to stay mild for the time of year. The north and west is likely to stay rather wet and windy on Christmas Eve, with the rest of the UK looking drier. For Christmas Day itself, it may be drier, brighter and colder for most, followed by some rain later. As we head towards the New Year, dry cold and bright weather becomes more likely, with any weather systems becoming increasingly confined to the north or northeast.

UK Outlook for Wednesday 2 Jan 2019 to Wednesday 16 Jan 2019:

Through the first half of January, there is an increasing likelihood that colder weather may begin to dominate with a greater chance of seeing east or northeasterly winds. Should this occur, then wintry conditions are possible in eastern, southern and central areas with western parts of the UK staying relatively drier. Though should any Atlantic frontal systems try to make inroads western areas could also see some snow. Although signals suggest that a cold spell is the most likely scenario in early January, the extent and longevity of the cold weather is uncertain. Wet, windy and mild weather may still be possible at times.

Updated: 00:40 on Wed 19 Dec 2018 GMT

Location details

Fontwell Park Racecourse

Location
50.852, -0.66
Altitude
21 m above mean sea level

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