Wellow Public Car Park

Station Road, Wellow, BA2 8QB, South West

Location description

Car park in the village of Wellow within easy driving distance of Bath and frequented by members of the Bath Astronomers who hold frequent public stargazing events here (weather permitting).


Location event organiser

Bath Astronomers organises stargazing events at this location.


Public venue

Public location used for stargazing events.


Tonight's weather forecast

22/05/19
19:00
16°
0%
22/05/19
22:00
12°
0%
23/05/19
01:00
10°
0%
23/05/19
04:00
0%
Weather forecast for Prior Park Bath (3.28 miles away) updated 22/05/19 at 04:00.

Location light pollution

This location is estimated to have light pollution levels similar to a semi-rural setting based on satellite data from CPRE.

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Suburban
Semi-rural
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Dark site
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.

When to stargaze at Wellow Public Car Park

This location's semi-rural setting means it benefits from dark skies depending on the time of the year and lunar cycle. In the calendar below where you can see stars indicates when the skies will be dark and the best time to stargaze. Yellow areas show the adverse effects of daylight (bold) and moonlight (faded). Hover over a day to see darkness times or click on a date for more information.

Forthcoming events at this location

Stargazing at Wellow with Bath Astronomers

Saturday 1st June 2019 from 22:00pm to Sunday 2nd June 2019 01:00am
Observing (if clear)

Stargazing at Wellow with Bath Astronomers

Saturday 8th June 2019 from 22:00pm to Sunday 9th June 2019 01:00am
Observing (if clear)

Location

When to visit

The best time to visit Wellow Public Car Park can be found on this dark skies calendar.

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