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Isle of Portland

Nearest observation site to Dorchester

Friday (Friday 20 October 2017)
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
Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Heavy rain Light rain
Temperature (°C)
12.7 ° 12.5 ° 12.5 ° 12.6 ° 12.5 ° 12.5 ° 12.7 ° 13.4 ° 13.8 ° 13.9 ° 14.0 ° 14.6 ° 14.4 ° 14.7 ° 15.0 ° 15.4 ° 15.5 ° 14.2 ° 14.9 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 39 54 W 34 52 W 40 55 W 34 51 W 32 44 W 32 43 W 28 39 W 24 38 WSW 22 34 WSW 22 31 SW 18 SSW 19 SSW 21 S 19 29 S 21 29 S 23 32 S 28 39 S 29 43 S 25 40
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
M G G G G G G VG G G G G G G G G G P P
Humidity Expand
89% 87% 77% 76% 71% 67% 66% 67% 67% 70% 73% 73% 77% 77% 79% 78% 83% 97%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1001 1003 1004 1006 1007 1008 1009 1010 1010 1010 1010 1009 1009 1008 1007 1006 1005 1004 1003
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R R R R R R F F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 07:40 Sunset: 18:08 Moon phase: New
Saturday (Saturday 21 October 2017)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00 04:00
Light rain Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Overcast
Temperature (°C)
14.5 ° 14.0 ° 14.6 ° 14.1 ° 14.5 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SW 28 51 SSW 23 38 SSW 23 32 SSW 26 47 SW 33 44
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
M G M G M
Humidity Expand
93% 88% 87% 84%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1003 1002 1003 1002 1002
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F
Sunrise: 07:42 Sunset: 18:06 Moon phase: New
– = No Data Issued at: Dorchester forecast >
Met Office 04:00, Sat
Updated 05:00 on Sat 21 Oct 2017 BST
Tiree Overcast 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Cloudy 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Heavy shower night 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Partly cloudy night 53.479 -2.247
Brighton No data 50.822 -0.136
Dover No data 51.126 1.318
Exeter Cloudy 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Overcast 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Drizzle 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Overcast 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Cloudy 51.556 -1.778
York Cloudy 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Light shower night 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Partly cloudy night 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Overcast 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Heavy rain 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Overcast 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Partly cloudy night 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Cloudy 52.512 -3.312
Belfast Partly cloudy night 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Cloudy 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Cloudy 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Cloudy 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Cloudy 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Overcast 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Mist 60.154 -1.143
London Overcast 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Overcast 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry No data 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Cloudy 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Light rain 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Light shower night 58.439 -3.092

Extremes

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South West England extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Bournemouth Airport 15.8 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Liscombe 12.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Okehampton 6.4 °C
Highest rainfall Cardinham 19.6 mm
Sunniest Bournemouth Airport 4.6 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Strathallan 17.4 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Pennerley 10.1 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Castlederg 4.7 °C
Highest rainfall Lough Fea SAMOS 23.4 mm
Sunniest Charterhall 5.3 hours

About extremes

Highest maximum temperature - (0900 to 2100 on the date shown)

Lowest maximum temperature - (0900 to 2100 on the date shown)

Lowest minimum temperature - (2100 on the previous day to 0900 on the date shown)

Highest rainfall -(2100 on the previous day to 2100 on the date shown)

Sunniest - (2100 on the previous day to 2100 on the date shown)

The information shown is initial data as it is received; observations are subject to final quality control after publication on this website. This is particularly the case for rainfall totals during snow events.

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Location details

Dorchester

Location
50.714, -2.438
Altitude
71.0 m above mean sea level

Isle of Portland

Location
50.522, -2.454
Altitude
52.0 m above mean sea level
Distance from Dorchester
13.3

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