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St. Bees Head

Nearest observation site to Whitehaven

Wednesday (Wednesday 20 September 2017)
17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast
Temperature (°C)
14.2 ° 14.3 ° 14.2 ° 14.2 ° 14.4 ° 14.7 ° 13.8 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SSE 22 31 SSE 23 34 SSE 24 33 SSE 22 36 S 22 30 S 22 34 SW 15 33
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VP G P M VP P VP
Humidity Expand
98% 100% 100%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1010 1009 1009 1009 1009 1009 1009
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 06:55 Sunset: 19:19 Moon phase: Waning crescent
Thursday (Thursday 21 September 2017)
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
Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Overcast Overcast Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Sunny intervals
Temperature (°C)
12.7 ° 12.4 ° 12.4 ° 13.1 ° 13.8 ° 13.7 ° 13.7 ° 11.8 ° 11.3 ° 11.0 ° 10.7 ° 11.5 ° 12.4 ° 12.5 ° 12.8 ° 13.4 ° 13.1 ° 13.4 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 8 WSW 2 SW 2 SSW 6 S 18 29 SSE 25 36 SSE 31 43 WNW 15 43 NW 15 NW 14 NW 10 WNW 13 WNW 15 W 16 W 15 W 16 W 16 W 15
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
P P P M P M M G VP M E E E E E E E E
Humidity Expand
100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 98% 100% 96% 88% 86% 85% 83% 77% 72%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1009 1009 1009 1008 1007 1006 1005 1007 1007 1008 1009 1010 1010 1011 1012 1012 1013 1013
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F R F F F F F F R R R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 06:57 Sunset: 19:17 Moon phase: New
– = No Data Issued at: Whitehaven forecast >
Met Office 16:00, Thu
Updated 18:00 on Thu 21 Sep 2017 BST
Tiree Sunny intervals 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Cloudy 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Sunny day 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Cloudy 53.479 -2.247
Brighton No data 50.822 -0.136
Dover No data 51.126 1.318
Exeter Sunny day 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Light rain 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Sunny intervals 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Light rain 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Overcast 51.556 -1.778
York Overcast 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Overcast 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Sunny day 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Sunny day 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Light rain 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Sunny intervals 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) No data 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Sunny intervals 52.512 -3.312
Fort William No data 56.82 -5.104
Belfast Sunny day 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Sunny day 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Sunny intervals 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Sunny day 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Cloudy 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Sunny day 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Light rain 60.154 -1.143
London Light rain 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Sunny intervals 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry No data 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Cloudy 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Sunny intervals 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Overcast 58.439 -3.092

Extremes

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North West England extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Blackpoolsquires Gate 19.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Blencathra 14.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Rochdale 6.7 °C
Highest rainfall St. Bees Head 7.4 mm
Sunniest Rostherne No 2 2.1 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Cardiff Bute Park 19.7 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Castlederg 12.4 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Santon Downham 3.0 °C
Highest rainfall Logan Botanic Garden 25.6 mm
Sunniest Shoeburyness 3.7 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

Whitehaven

Location
54.55, -3.588
Altitude
3.0 m above mean sea level

St. Bees Head

Location
54.518, -3.615
Altitude
124.0 m above mean sea level
Distance from Whitehaven
2.4

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