The Isle of Wight has a very dynamic climate with frequently changing weather patterns. There can also be a significant “Micro-climate” effect with some parts of the island experiencing completely different weather than other parts.
Here we will try to explain about different aspects of our local climate and weather, and also to show you why having a local service like IW Met is so important.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Local
Orographic + Microclimes inc wind, temp, mist Sbreeze lndbreeze, Convzones
Föhn, solent accelwind, Brighstone accelwind and/or föhn, Rainshadows, Elevaroutes for hillfog+snow
Cloud
Wind

Generic
Cloud
Rain
Wind
Cyclonic/anti