Weather Skelmersdale

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

Light Rain

13°C 55°F 6°C 43°F South Westerly
31km/h 19mph

Light Cloud

7°C 45°F 6°C 43°F Westerly
34km/h 21mph

Light Cloud

8°C 46°F 7°C 45°F West North Westerly
35km/h 22mph

Thick Cloud

11°C 52°F 10°C 50°F West South Westerly
31km/h 19mph

Light Rain

11°C 52°F 8°C 46°F West South Westerly
37km/h 23mph



Sunrise 08:23 Sunset 15:52

Last updated 08:06

Weather forecast details for Thursday 18 December. Each column contains hourly forecast details for weather conditions, temperature, wind speed, wind direction, humidity, visibility and pressure.
Time 0900 hours1200 hours1500 hours1800 hours2100 hours0000 hours
0300 hours 
Weather Conditions Light Cloud Heavy Rain Thick Cloud Heavy Rain Light Rain Light Cloud Light Rain Shower  
Temperature (°C/°F) 12°C 54°F 12°C 54°F 12°C 54°F 11°C 52°F 9°C 48°F 8°C 46°F 7°C 45°F  
Wind Speed (mph/km/h) 26km/h 16mph South Westerly 31km/h 19mph South Westerly 37km/h 23mph West South Westerly 29km/h 18mph Westerly 21km/h 13mph Westerly 23km/h 14mph Westerly 26km/h 16mph West North Westerly  
Wind Direction SW SW WSW W W W WNW  
Humidity 88% 86% 87% 91% 89% 86% 75%  
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) G G VG M G VG VG  
Pressure (Millibars) 1002 1001 1001 1003 1005 1006 1008  

North West England

Forecast Summary

  • Today

    A wet and windy day with some heavy and persistent rain likely across some western slopes, especially the Pennines. The rain may be more intermittent elsewhere, but it will remain cloudy for all. Strong and gusty westerly winds.

  • Tonight

    During the evening and night, cloud and rain will clear southwards, with clearer, colder, showery weather spreading from the north. Remaining windy.

Environmental Summary

UV: 1

UK Range: 1-7

Pollution: Low

UK Range: Low to Very High

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Observed at 07:00, Thursday 18 December

Thick Cloud

11°C 52°F

31km/h 19mph West South Westerly

Humidity: 83%

Visibility: Good

Pressure: 1003mb, Falling

Observation station: Crosby

(Lat: 53.497 | Lon: -3.056)

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