Tamworth weather

 Latitude N 52° 38' 52"    Longitude W 01° 41' 23"    Elevation 84 m

Dawn: 5:37 am Sunrise: 6:13 am Moonrise: 3:00 am Moon
Dusk: 8:37 pm Sunset:  8:01 pm Moonset: 6:21 pm
Daylight: 15:00 Day length: 13:48 Moon Phase: Waning Crescent

Welcome to Tamworth the ancient capital of Mercia. Mercia's exact evolution from the Anglo-Saxon invasions is obscure. The earliest king of Mercia of whom any details are known is Creoda, said to have been the great-grandson of Icel. Coming to power around 584AD, he built a fortress at Tamworth which became the seat of Mercia's kings.

The weather station in use is the Davis 6162C Vantage Pro2 Plus with daytime FARS connected to a dedicated HP Mini 110-4116sa netbook computer. The computer has been running continuously from 12th August 2012 and uses the Cumulus v1.9.4.1099 software. These pages are updated every 10 minutes and the meteorological day used at this station ends at 10 am.

Forecast: Mostly clear with little temperature change.

Conditions at local time 9:50 am on 29 August 2016
Temperature and Humidity
Temperature 16.8 °C Temperature Rising at +0.9 °C per hr
Average Temperature 17.8 °C Dew Point 13.3 °C
Windchill 16.7 °C Humidity 80%
Heat Index 16.8 °C Apparent Temperature 15.8 °C
THW Index 16.9  THSW Index 0.0 
Solar and UV
UV Index 0.5 Evapotranspiration Today 2.24 mm
Solar Radiation 123 W/m² Hours of Sunshine 0.7
Rainfall Since Midnight 0.0 mm Rainfall Rate 0.0 mm/hr
Rainfall This Month 23.0 mm Rainfall This Year 333.8 mm
Rainfall Last Hour 0.0 mm Last rainfall 6:59 pm on 27 August 2016
Current Wet Spell 5 days Current Dry Spell 0 days
Wind Speed (gust) 12 mph Wind Speed (avg) 7 mph
Wind Bearing 305° NW Beaufort F2 Light breeze
Barometer  1021.41 mb Rising 0.68 mb/hr
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