Live Weather Conditions in Teignmouth

Weather Data

Current Teignmouth Weather at 8:10 GMT on 22/10/17
Air Temperature* 10.6 C Dewpoint Temperature 7.1 C
Grass Temperature* 10.0 C Relative Humidity 79 %
10cm Depth Soil Temperature 11.7 C 30cm Depth Soil Temp 13.9 C
Rainfall Since 00:00 GMT 0.8 mm Rainfall Rate 0.0 mm/hr
Leaf Wetness (0=dry to 15=wet)* 0 10cm Depth Soil Moisture* 20 cb
Wind Direction* NNW 10 min Average Wind Speed* 0.0 mph
Mean Sea Level Pressure  1017.1 hPa Pressure Trend (past 3 hours) Rising Slowly
UV Index* 0.0 Sunrise / Sunset Times 6:48 / 17:08 GMT
Moon PhaseWaxing Crescent    
Weather Forecast from Console Mostly clear with little temperature change.

September 2017 was very nearly bang on average for temperature with the mean maximum temperature of 18.5C was 0.1C below the long term (1981-2010) average. The mean minimum temperature was 11.7C which was right on the long-term average. The highest air temperature measured during the month was 21.9C on the 4th, and the lowest was 6.4C on the 22nd. There were no air or ground frosts. The month was wetter than normal with 83.8mm recorded in my accurate manual gauge (146% of the average). My less reliable automatic Davis gauge recorded 98.0mm! The wettest day was the 3rd when 15.4mm was recorded in my manual gauge. More than 5mm was recorded on 5 days. Precipitation (>=0.2mm) was recorded on 24 days during the month.

Posted at 22:15 GMT on Monday 16th October 2017.

Today in Teignmouth (since midnight 22/10/17)
Temperature & Humidity
Highest Air Temperature * 10.6 C at 8:12
Lowest Air Temperature* 8.6 C at 5:12
Grass Minimum Temperature* 6.7 C at 4:58
Highest 10cm Soil Depth Temperature 13.3 C at 0:00
Lowest 10cm Soil Depth Temperature 11.7 C at 7:47
Highest Relative Humidity 87 % at 0:00
Lowest Relative Humidity 77 % at 5:36
Rainfall, Leaf/Soil Moisture
Rainfall Since 00:00 GMT 0.8 mm
Highest Rainfall Rate 1.4 mm/hr at 1:56
Highest Leaf Wetness* 15 at 0:00
Lowest Leaf Wetness* 0 at 7:51
Highest 10cm Depth Soil Moisture* 20 at 0:00
Lowest 10cm Depth Soil Moisture* 20 at 0:00
Highest Wind Gust* 9.0 mph at 0:21
Air Pressure
Highest Mean Sea Level Pressure 1017.2 hPa at 7:56
Lowest Mean Sea Level Pressure 1012.0 hPa at 0:00
UV Radiation
Highest UV Index* 0.0 at ----

The tables above show weather conditions recorded by a Davis Vantage Pro 2 automatic weather station sited in Teignmouth, South Devon. They are usually updated every 10 minutes. All times are Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), so add one hour for British Summer Time (BST).

* Air temperature is measured 1.9m above ground level and the anemometer is just 2.2m above ground level in a NNW/SSE oriented valley. The wind direction is therefore heavily biased towards either the up or down valley direction and the anemometer is very sheltered from the prevailing westerly flow by higher ground directly upstream. The thermistor that measures grass tip temperature only has a resolution of 1 degree Fahrenheit and this has been automatically converted into Celcius to the nearest 0.1 degrees. A grass temperature of < 0°C indicates the occurrence of a ground frost (air temperature < 0°C indicates an air frost). The leaf wetness sensor monitors the level of surface moisture on foliage and hence the occurrence of dew, fog, drizzle, rain etc. Soil moisture is measured in centibars (cb) [0-10cb = saturated soil, 10-30cb = ground adequately wet, 30-100cb = ground needs irrigating to maintain maximum production, 100-200 cb = ground dry. ]. The strength of the sun's ultraviolet radiation is expressed as a UV index and was developed by the World Health Organization. As a guide 0-2 = low, 3-5 = medium, 6-7 = high, 8-10 = very high, 11+ = extreme. You can safely stay outside if UV is low, and it is recommended that you wear sunscreen if levels are moderate or higher, and seek shade if levels are high or above. In Teignmouth UV levels reach 7 in mid-summer and may reach 8 on exceptional days.



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