Under the dominance of the anticyclone aloft over southeastern China, the weather will be generally fine over the region in the next couple of days. A surge of the northeast monsoon is expected to reach the south China coast on Sunday, bringing cooler and dry weather to the region in the following few days.
31 Oct (FRI)
01 Nov (SAT)
02 Nov (SUN)
03 Nov (MON)
04 Nov (TUE)
05 Nov (WED)
06 Nov (THU)
07 Nov (FRI)
08 Nov (SAT)
Cloudy periods at first. Mainly fine during the day.
Mainly fine apart from some haze.
Sunny periods and some haze.
Mainly cloudy. Dry with sunny intervals.
Dry with sunny periods.
Forecast: maximum temperature
50% of the days have maximum temperatures falling within this range (based on 30-year climate data)[note 1]
50% of the days have minimum temperatures falling within this range (based on 30-year climate data)[note 1]
Forecast: maximum relative humidity
minimum relative humidity
50% of the days have maximum relative humidity falling within this range (based on 30-year climate data)[note 1]
50% of the days have minimum relative humidity falling within this range (based on 30-year climate data)[note 1]
Sea surface temperature 2 p.m. on 30 Oct 2014 at North Point :
Soil temperatures 7 a.m. on 30 Oct 2014 at the Hong Kong Observatory:
This middle 50% range (between 25th and 75th percentiles) is calculated based on the maximum/minimum temperature and relative humidity data within a 5-day period centred on that day in the 30 years from 1981 to 2010.
"9-day Weather Forecast" provides general indications of the trends in weather for the coming 9 days.
For detailed description of today's weather forecast, please refer to "Local Weather Forecast".
The accuracy of forecast generally decreases with forecast period. The average accuracy of weather forecast for the next one to three days, four to seven days, and eight to nine days are about 90%, 85% and 80% respectively.
The accuracy of forecast also varies for different weather systems in different seasons. Generally speaking, weather in spring and summer such as fog, tropical cyclone and severe convective weather is more changeable, resulting in higher uncertainty of forecast.