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Current Channel Weather

Current Channel weather from www.wunderground.com. Data fetched at 16:26 on Saturday 24th February.

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Observation time
 
24 Feb 16:26 24 Feb 16:26
 
24 Feb 16:26
Weather clear
Clear
clear
Clear
clear
Clear
Temperature 37.6 °F (3.1 °C) 39.2 °F (4.0 °C) 38.3 °F (3.5 °C)
Wind 3 1 0
Wind Speed 3.1 mph (5.0 kph, F2) 1.2 mph (1.9 kph, F1) 0.9 mph (1.4 kph, F0)
Wind Direction NNE (30°) NNW (344°) West (267°)
Wind Gust 11.8 mph (19.0 kph) 5.6 mph (9.0 kph) 2.5 mph (4.0 kph)
Pressure 1022 mb 1020 mb 1020 mb
Humidity 64% 52% 23%
Dewpoint 26.0 °F (-3.0 °C) 23.0 °F (-5.0 °C) 4.0 °F (-16.0 °C)
Visibility N/A m (N/A km) N/A m (N/A km) N/A m (N/A km)
Today's Precipitation 0.00 in (0.00 mm) 0.00 in (0.00 mm) 0.00 in (0.00 mm)

Sun

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Astronomical twilight (?) - start 5:02 5:01 6:01
Nautical twilight (?) - start 5:41 5:39 6:39
Civil twilight (?) - start 6:19 6:17 7:17
Sunrise 6:53 6:51 7:50
Length of day 10:31
Length of visible light 11:39
Sunset 17:24 17:23 18:23
Civil twilight (?) - end 17:58 17:56 18:56
Nautical twilight (?) - end 18:36 18:35 19:34
Astronomical twilight (?) - end 19:15 19:13 20:12

Moon

MoonDover Observation
Now Waxing Gibbous, 65% illuminated
Today's Moonset 02:11
Today's Moonrise 11:18
Full Moon 00:52, Friday, 2nd March
Last Quarter 11:22, Friday, 9th March
New Moon 13:14, Saturday, 17th March
First Quarter 15:35, Saturday, 24th March

Dover Tide Predictions

TideHeightTime
High 5.91 04:34, Saturday, 24th February
Low 1.78 11:57, Saturday, 24th February
Now 5.38 16:26, Saturday, 24th February
High 5.61 17:20, Saturday, 24th February
Low 1.95 00:33, Sunday, 25th February
High 5.68 06:04, Sunday, 25th February
Low 1.85 13:19, Sunday, 25th February
High 5.56 18:50, Sunday, 25th February
Low 1.88 01:58, Monday, 26th February