Forecast for the coming week

Forecast Archives

Forecast from Wednesday 23 Apr 2014 to Monday 28 Apr 2014

Daily consumption peaks (in MW) and hypothetical temperature (in °C)
Days Wednesday
23/04/2014
Thursday
24/04/2014
Friday
25/04/2014
Saturday
26/04/2014
Sunday
27/04/2014
Monday
28/04/2014
Hours 13:00 13:00 13:00 13:00 23:00 13:00
Peaks 57000 55700 53800 48900 47000 55500
Reference temperatures 12.9 13.1 13.2 13.3 13.4 13.6
Forecast deviations 1.4 1.7 2.4 2.6 1.7 0.6
download the data

Date updated : Friday 18 Apr 2014


You may view forecasts for a specific day by selecting the day required,
or view the forecast for the week ahead :



Electricity consumption forecasts are given for information only from D+2 to D+7. These are based on consumption levels and meteorological conditions observed over the previous 7 days, and the meteorological forecasts for the coming 7 days. They may, therefore, vary significantly in terms of both form and level.

These forecasts are updated every working day.

Since the 1st November 2003, RTE has been able to measure total electricity demand in France, by taking into account all generating plants

Auto consumption of generating units (consumption of auxiliary transformer) is not taken into account in the estimated consumption forecasts.


(*) In winter, a higher temperature than reference temperature leads to a drop in consumption, a lower temperature than reference temperature to a rise in consumption (heating effect). In summer, this may be the contrary (air conditioning effect).

(**) Nebulosity, measured in octas, represents the extent of the cloud covering (from 0 for a clear sky to 8 for a completely overcast sky, the normal value being 6). i.e. higher nebulosity than usual leads to a rise in demand.


Download the data in the Excel 7.0 format
Data
Consult the Excel Macro user instruction
Download data and Excel Macro excel

RTE shall not be held liable for the use that might be made of the data made available,
nor for forecasts which might prove to be inaccurate.