Harpford Weather

Welcome to Harpford Weather. This site contains the latest and past weather data from my Davis Vantage Pro 2 weather station located in the village of Harpford within the Otter Valley, East Devon. This site has decent exposure, although with slight sheltering of the anemometer from certain directions (see station details). Being a valley floor location, the site experiences cooler minima than nearby hillsides and coastal locations.

Weather data spans from the station installation date in October 2007 to the present. There is also a Photo Gallery and a ‘Links & Other’ page with various info that doesn’t fit anywhere else.


I run this site as part of my interest in the weather/climate and recording it, and share the data incase it is of use or interest to people, local or further afield. I try to make sure the weather data is as accurate as reasonably possible but it is not ‘official’ data. The station is currently set up with a tablet PC to reduce power usage while keeping the data updating day and night. Data is also uploaded to Weather Underground and ‘WOW

 

Notable Events: The 30th October saw a very sharp frost for October with minimum of -4.9°C, easily beating my previous record of -2.9°C set on the 29th October 2008.
The 30th also marks 10 years since the ‘Ottery Hailstorm’.

Welcome

Air temperature over the last 24 hours

Latest Radar:

Highest temp

Lowest temp

Highest gust

Wettest Day

Driest Month

Wettest Month

Total rainfall

30.1°C (2nd Jul)

-5.3°C (28th Feb)

54 mph (3rd Jan)

27.0mm (22nd Sep)

June: 0.8mm

March: 189.3mm

~650mm

Updated: 31st October

Short term forecast:

Larger Radar View

Brief ‘2018 so far’ summary…

Time is in GMT