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Harpenden weather

  • Sunny intervals 6 °C

    1 °C

  • Sunny day 4 °C

    0 °C

  • Cloudy 3 °C

    -1 °C

  • Overcast 3 °C

    2 °C

  • Sunny day 7 °C

    4 °C

  • Sunny day 7 °C

    4 °C

  • Light rain 10 °C

    5 °C

Wednesday (Wednesday 12 December 2018)
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Warnings
Drizzle Cloudy Cloudy Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Partly cloudy night
30% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 5 ° 4 ° 3 ° 3 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 2 ° 1 ° 0 ° -1 ° -1 ° -2 ° -2 ° -3 ° -3 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SE 8 20 SE 9 20 SE 11 20 SE 12 21 SE 12 21 SE 10 19 SE 9 19 SE 8 20 ESE 8 20 ESE 8 20 ESE 9 22 ESE 10 22 SE 11 23 SE 11 24 SE 12 24
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
M M G VG VG VG VG G G G G G G G G
Humidity
91% 84% 70% 60% 60% 61% 64% 69% 73% 76% 78% 80% 83% 86% 87%
UV index
1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:59 Sunset: 15:51 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 2
Thursday (Thursday 13 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 Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Sunny day Sunny day Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny day Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 1 ° 1 ° 1 ° 1 ° 2 ° 2 ° 3 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 1 ° 1 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
-3 ° -3 ° -3 ° -3 ° -3 ° -3 ° -3 ° -3 ° -3 ° -3 ° -2 ° -1 ° -1 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 ° -1 ° -1 ° -2 ° -2 ° -2 ° -2 ° -2 ° -2 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SE 12 23 ESE 11 23 ESE 11 24 ESE 11 24 ESE 11 24 ESE 11 23 ESE 11 23 ESE 10 23 ESE 11 24 ESE 11 24 ESE 12 24 ESE 13 24 ESE 14 25 ESE 13 25 ESE 12 22 E 10 20 E 9 19 E 9 19 ENE 9 19 ENE 9 19 E 8 19 E 8 18 E 7 15 E 5 12
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G G G G G G VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
87% 87% 87% 86% 86% 86% 86% 85% 84% 83% 79% 76% 72% 68% 68% 71% 74% 77% 79% 79% 81% 82% 83% 84%
UV index
1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:00 Sunset: 15:51 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 2
Friday (Friday 14 December 2018)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
<5% <5% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
1 ° 0 ° 0 ° 1 ° 3 ° 3 ° 1 ° 0 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
-1 ° -2 ° -2 ° -1 ° 1 ° 1 ° -1 ° -2 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
E 4 10 NNE 3 7 NE 5 8 ENE 3 7 SE 4 9 SSE 4 8 ESE 4 8 SE 6 11
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
84% 89% 84% 85% 78% 77% 85% 85%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:01 Sunset: 15:51 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 2
Saturday (Saturday 15 December 2018)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Overcast Light rain Heavy rain
10% <5% 10% 10% 10% 10% 50% 90%
Temperature (°C)
0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 1 ° 2 ° 3 ° 3 ° 4 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
-4 ° -5 ° -5 ° -4 ° -3 ° -3 ° -2 ° -1 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SE 7 14 SE 9 18 SE 10 20 SE 12 24 SE 14 28 SE 16 30 SE 17 33 SSE 17 33
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG VG G M P
Humidity
83% 83% 86% 84% 78% 79% 88% 95%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:02 Sunset: 15:51 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 1
Sunday (Sunday 16 December 2018)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Heavy rain Partly cloudy night Cloudy Sunny day Sunny day Sunny intervals Cloudy Overcast
70% 10% 10% <5% <5% <5% 10% 20%
Temperature (°C)
7 ° 8 ° 6 ° 5 ° 7 ° 7 ° 6 ° 5 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
3 ° 5 ° 2 ° 2 ° 4 ° 4 ° 3 ° 3 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
S 13 25 SW 14 27 SW 14 28 SW 11 21 SW 11 21 SSW 9 16 SSW 8 15 S 7 12
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
M M G VG VG VG G G
Humidity
96% 93% 90% 90% 86% 86% 92% 95%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:03 Sunset: 15:51 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 2
Monday (Monday 17 December 2018)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Cloudy Light rain Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny day Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy
20% 50% 20% 10% <5% <5% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 4 ° 7 ° 6 ° 5 ° 5 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
2 ° 2 ° 1 ° 1 ° 4 ° 4 ° 2 ° 2 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SSW 7 12 WSW 8 15 WSW 8 16 WSW 8 15 WSW 8 16 SSW 7 13 SSW 8 15 SSW 10 18
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
97% 95% 94% 94% 89% 91% 94% 93%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:04 Sunset: 15:51 Moon phase: First quarter
Tuesday (Tuesday 18 December 2018)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light rain Light rain Cloudy
10% 20% 20% 20% 50% 50% 50% 50%
Temperature (°C)
6 ° 7 ° 8 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 8 ° 8 °
Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C)
3 ° 4 ° 4 ° 5 ° 6 ° 5 ° 5 ° 4 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
S 12 22 S 14 26 S 15 29 S 17 33 S 18 35 S 18 34 S 17 32 S 15 28
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G M M M M M M G
Humidity
93% 93% 93% 91% 88% 88% 90% 91%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:04 Sunset: 15:51 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous
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Updated:
Tiree Heavy rain 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Cloudy 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Cloudy 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Cloudy 53.479 -2.247
Brighton Cloudy 50.822 -0.136
Dover Sunny intervals 51.126 1.318
Exeter Overcast 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Sunny intervals 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Cloudy 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Sunny intervals 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Cloudy 51.556 -1.778
York Cloudy 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Overcast 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Sunny intervals 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Sunny intervals 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Sunny intervals 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Cloudy 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Cloudy 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Overcast 52.512 -3.312
Fort William Cloudy 56.82 -5.104
Belfast Heavy rain 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Cloudy 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Sunny intervals 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Overcast 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Cloudy 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Sunny intervals 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Overcast 60.154 -1.143
London Cloudy 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Overcast 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry Cloudy 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Cloudy 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Overcast 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Cloudy 58.439 -3.092
  • Regional
  • UK 5 days
  • UK 6-30 days

Regional Forecast for East of England

Headline:

Sunny spells and the odd shower after some early frost.

Today:

After a frosty start in the east, most parts will see a dry day with some sunny spells, but the odd shower is likely across East Anglia. Maximum temperature 7 °C.

Tonight:

Some clear spells overnight, but with isolated showers still possible, mainly in the east. Cold with a touch of frost in the west. Minimum temperature -1 °C.

Thursday:

Some bright or sunny spells, but with a continuing risk of a few showers across East Anglia. Feeling cold in the southeasterly breeze, and becoming frosty overnight. Maximum temperature 6 °C.

Outlook for Friday to Sunday:

Friday cold but mainly dry with bright or sunny spells. Saturday starting dry and bright after widespread frost, then wind and rain spreading east. Sunday becoming drier and brighter.

Updated: 02:08 on Wed 12 Dec 2018 GMT

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

Damp and windy in the west. Increasingly sunny elsewhere.

Today:

Wednesday will be rather cloudy and increasingly windy, with patchy rain, across Northern Ireland, central and western Scotland, along with Wales and southwest England. Elsewhere it will be mostly dry and increasingly sunny, after a locally frosty and foggy start.

Tonight:

Cloudy and windy overnight across Northern Ireland, and the southwest corner of Britain, with occasional rain. A few showers in the east and northeast. Elsewhere, clear spells and a frost.

Thursday:

Patchy rain and strong winds will ease across Northern Ireland, west Devon and Cornwall. Plenty of sunshine elsewhere after a frosty start, although cold. Some showers near North Sea coasts.

Outlook for Friday to Sunday:

Mostly fine Friday, although cold with early frost. Some showers northeast. Wet and windy weather moves east Saturday, with snow in north and east. Brighter, showery and less cold Sunday.

Updated: 01:00 on Wed 12 Dec 2018 GMT

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Sunday 16 Dec 2018 to Tuesday 25 Dec 2018:

The middle of the month is likely to remain changeable with a mix of blustery showers and longer spells of rain, and a risk of severe gales at times. Temperatures however will return to near normal for the time of year, with the south and west becoming rather mild at times, although some colder air may move into the north at times to give the risk of some hill snow. Heading into the Christmas week and the most likely scenario is for a continuation of the changeable theme, with some further spells of wind and rain, but interspersed by some brighter but showery weather. Temperatures on the whole look likely to remain around normal, although turning briefly mild in any wet and windy spells, but cooler in any drier interludes.

UK Outlook for Wednesday 26 Dec 2018 to Wednesday 9 Jan 2019:

The end of 2018 is likely to remain fairly changeable with showers or longer spells of rain, possibly wintry over higher ground. Temperatures look likely to be around normal for the time of year. However, as we head into the New Year, there is the chance of high pressure becoming established close to the UK. This would bring drier and colder weather, but also an increasing chance of some snow showers and nighttime frosts.

Updated: 01:00 on Wed 12 Dec 2018 GMT

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Harpenden

Location
51.818, -0.357
Altitude
106 m above mean sea level

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