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

Thick Cloud

12°C 54°F 10°C 50°F Westerly
Wind Speed 18 km/h 11 mph

Heavy Rain

13°C 55°F 9°C 48°F Southerly
Wind Speed 34 km/h 21 mph

Heavy Rain

11°C 52°F 9°C 48°F West North Westerly
Wind Speed 29 km/h 18 mph

Thick Cloud

13°C 55°F 12°C 54°F Southerly
Wind Speed 11 km/h 7 mph

Light Cloud

15°C 59°F 11°C 52°F South South Westerly
Wind Speed 16 km/h 10 mph



Sunrise 07:44 Sunset 18:02

Last updated 12:07

Weather forecast details for Friday 20 October. Each column contains hourly forecast details for weather conditions, temperature, wind speed, wind direction, humidity, visibility and pressure.
Time 1300 hours1600 hours1900 hours2200 hours0100 hours
0400 hours  
Weather Conditions Thick Cloud Light Cloud Light Cloud Heavy Rain Heavy Rain Partly Cloudy   
Temperature (°C/°F) 12°C 54°F 12°C 54°F 10°C 50°F 11°C 52°F 12°C 54°F 12°C 54°F   
Wind Speed (mph/km/h) Wind Speed 18 km/h 11 mph Westerly Wind Speed 16 km/h 10 mph South Westerly Wind Speed 14 km/h 9 mph Southerly Wind Speed 24 km/h 15 mph South South Easterly Wind Speed 26 km/h 16 mph South South Easterly Wind Speed 23 km/h 14 mph Southerly   
Wind Direction W SW S SSE SSE S   
Humidity 92% 77% 74% 82% 90% 88%   
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) GVGVGGVGVG  
Pressure (Millibars) 1004 1004 1004 1001 998 996   

North West England

Forecast Summary

  • Today

    A largely cloudy day with the risk of a few outbreaks of rain at times. This afternoon some glimmers of brightness may break through the cloud. Becoming wet and windy from the west this evening.

  • Tonight

    Wet and windy weather will transfer northeast across all parts with blustery showers feeding on behind. Becoming windy everywhere by dawn.

Environmental Summary

UV: 1

UK Range: 1-8

Pollution: Low

UK Range: Low to Very High

Met Office Warnings Issued For: Cheshire East

  1. Yellow warning of wind

    0400 on Sat 21 October
    2359 on Sat 21 October
    Updated 20 October at 08:48


    A spell of strong winds is expected.

    Western and southern coastal transport routes and communities are likely to be affected by large waves and spray, with potential for flooding of properties. Some transport disruption is likely across the whole warning area, with delays to road, rail, air and ferry transport. Short term loss of power and other services is also possible, as well as damage to trees.

A list of all UK Warnings can be found on our More UK Weather page.

Weather Warnings Key

  • Red: Take action
  • Amber: Be prepared
  • Yellow: Be aware

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Heavy Rain

11°C 52°F

Wind Speed 21 km/h 13 mph Westerly

Humidity: 100%

Visibility: Poor

Pressure: 1002mb, Rising

Observation station: Leek, Thorncliffe

(Lat: 53.2584 | Lon: -2.1178)

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