Kennington Oval Weather Today: During the 4th day of the Final Ashes 2023 Test, the rain intervened and forced the officials to wind up the day earlier than scheduled. But the weather report for the following day seems to be positive.
Through Australia seals their Ashes victory this season, England will look forward to winning the match at the Kennington Oval. At the end of Day 4, Australia were in need of 249 runs for the victory while England needs 10 wickets to seal the victory in the final Ashes 2023 test.
It was an emotional end to the day for English supporters as Stuart Broad announced that he will retire from international cricket after the completion of the series. With many expectations going around on the final day, Rain threatens to halt the game.
Kennington Oval Weather Today
Kennington Oval Weather Today: According to the Met Office, Day 5 will start dry, but then there could be a possibility of rain during the afternoon. Meanwhile, Accuweather has predicted that the first session will be dry, and there could be rain throughout the day.
According to weather.com, rain is expected to begin from 1:00 PM local time, and could continue till 5:00 PM local time. Other than being dry, it is also predicted to be cloudy. Also, the temperature is expected to be between 19 degrees-23 degrees Celsius.
If the weather turns out to be as predicted, a draw could be the likely outcome. Australia leads 2-1 in the ongoing Ashes series after the final day of the 4th Ashes was washed off with rain and scattered England’s Ashes hopes.
For the Ashes fans, we have listed the Kennington Oval Weather Today on an hourly basis with expected temperature, rain percentage along with wind speed.
As far as the match is concerned, Australian opening duo David Warner and Usman Khawaja stand unbeaten with 249 runs needed for Australia’s victory. Both openers surpassed the half-centuries and laid a strong foundation by scoring 135 runs for no wicket loss.