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Current Channel Weather

Current Channel weather from www.wunderground.com. Data fetched at 21:05 on Monday 4th May.

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Observation time
 
04 May 21:05
01 Jan 01:00
 
04 May 21:05
Weather rain
Light Rain
rain
Light Rain
Temperature 53.6 °F (12.0 °C) 0.0 °F (0.0 °C) 57.0 °F (14.0 °C)
Wind 1 0 13
Wind Speed 1.6 mph (2.6 kph, F1) 0.0 mph (0.0 kph, F0) 13.0 mph (20.0 kph, F4)
Wind Direction WSW (257°) (°) East (100°)
Wind Gust 4.5 mph (7.2 kph) mph ( kph) 0 mph (0 kph)
Pressure 1000 mb mb 997 mb
Humidity 79% 88%
Dewpoint 47.0 °F (8.0 °C) 0.0 °F (0.0 °C) 54.0 °F (12.0 °C)
Visibility 6.2 m (10.0 km) m ( km) 6.2 m (10.0 km)
Today's Precipitation 0.07 in (2.00 mm) 0.00 in (0.00 mm) 0.00 in (0.00 mm)

Sun

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Astronomical twilight (?) - start 2:56 5:42 4:01
Nautical twilight (?) - start 3:57 6:07 5:00
Civil twilight (?) - start 4:47 6:32 5:48
Sunrise 5:25 6:53 6:25
Length of day 14:55
Length of visible light 16:11
Sunset 20:20 19:00 21:16
Civil twilight (?) - end 20:58 19:22 21:54
Nautical twilight (?) - end 21:48 19:47 22:42
Astronomical twilight (?) - end 22:50 20:12 23:42

Moon

MoonDover Observation
Now Full Moon, 100% illuminated
Today's Moonset 05:48
Today's Moonrise 20:43
Last Quarter 11:36, Monday, 11th May
New Moon 05:15, Monday, 18th May
First Quarter 18:20, Monday, 25th May
Full Moon 17:21, Tuesday, 2nd June

Dover Tide Predictions

TideHeightTime
Low 0.93 07:14, Monday, 4th May
High 6.41 12:07, Monday, 4th May
Low 0.99 19:30, Monday, 4th May
Now 1.96 21:05, Monday, 4th May
High 6.48 00:20, Tuesday, 5th May
Low 0.87 07:46, Tuesday, 5th May
High 6.49 12:37, Tuesday, 5th May
Low 0.94 20:02, Tuesday, 5th May
High 6.53 00:52, Wednesday, 6th May