Weather Skelmersdale

Daily forecast
Day Weather Maximum Day Temperature Minimum Night Temperature Wind Direction and Speed

Heavy Rain

10°C 50°F 6°C 43°F South Westerly
Wind Speed 27 km/h 17 mph


10°C 50°F 5°C 41°F West North Westerly
Wind Speed 18 km/h 11 mph

Light Cloud

13°C 55°F 8°C 46°F East South Easterly
Wind Speed 14 km/h 9 mph

Light Rain

13°C 55°F 8°C 46°F South South Westerly
Wind Speed 26 km/h 16 mph

Light Cloud

15°C 59°F 11°C 52°F South South Westerly
Wind Speed 24 km/h 15 mph



Sunrise 05:27 Sunset 20:49

Last updated 08:29

Weather forecast details for Wednesday 6 May. Each column contains hourly forecast details for weather conditions, temperature, wind speed, wind direction, humidity, visibility and pressure.
Time 1000 hours1300 hours1600 hours1900 hours2200 hours0100 hours
0400 hours 
Weather Conditions Heavy Rain Heavy Rain Light Rain Shower Light Cloud Partly Cloudy Clear Sky Partly Cloudy  
Temperature (°C/°F) 8°C 46°F 8°C 46°F 10°C 50°F 9°C 48°F 8°C 46°F 7°C 45°F 7°C 45°F  
Wind Speed (mph/km/h) Wind Speed 26 km/h 16 mph Southerly Wind Speed 27 km/h 17 mph South Westerly Wind Speed 34 km/h 21 mph Westerly Wind Speed 31 km/h 19 mph West North Westerly Wind Speed 26 km/h 16 mph West North Westerly Wind Speed 21 km/h 13 mph West North Westerly Wind Speed 14 km/h 9 mph West North Westerly  
Wind Direction S SW W WNW WNW WNW WNW  
Humidity 87% 89% 80% 79% 81% 80% 79%  
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) M M VG VG VG VG VG  
Pressure (Millibars) 990 991 996 1001 1006 1010 1012  

North West England

Forecast Summary

  • Today

    A band of locally heavy showery rain will feed across the region from the west today. The showers will become more scattered this afternoon, with brighter spells later. It will be cool and the wind will be gusty at times.

  • Tonight

    The showers and gusty wind will gradually ease overnight. Some clear spells will develop and it will turn rather chilly in rural areas by the morning.

Environmental Summary

UV: 2

UK Range: 1-7

Pollution: Low

UK Range: Low to Very High

Pollen: Moderate

UK Range: Low to Very High

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Observed at 08:00, Wednesday 6 May

Light Cloud

9°C 48°F

Wind Speed 45 km/h 28 mph South South Westerly

Humidity: 76%

Visibility: Very Good

Pressure: 992mb, Falling

Observation station: Crosby

(Lat: 53.497 | Lon: -3.056)

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