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

Light Cloud

3°C 37°F -2°C 28°F West North Westerly
2km/h 1mph


1°C 34°F -2°C 28°F Westerly
3km/h 2mph


1°C 34°F -2°C 28°F South South Westerly
3km/h 2mph

Light Cloud

3°C 37°F 0°C 32°F South South Westerly
10km/h 6mph

Light Cloud

4°C 39°F 3°C 37°F Southerly
16km/h 10mph



Sunrise 08:24 Sunset 15:55

Last updated 15:04

Weather forecast details for Saturday 27 December. Each column contains hourly forecast details for weather conditions, temperature, wind speed, wind direction, humidity, visibility and pressure.
Time 1800 hours2100 hours0000 hours
0300 hours    
Weather Conditions Light Cloud Light Cloud Partly Cloudy Partly Cloudy     
Temperature (°C/°F) 1°C 34°F 1°C 34°F 1°C 34°F 0°C 32°F     
Wind Speed (mph/km/h) 5km/h 3mph North North Westerly 6km/h 4mph North North Westerly 8km/h 5mph North North Easterly 8km/h 5mph North North Easterly     
Wind Direction NNW NNW NNE NNE     
Humidity 95% 87% 94% 94%     
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) M M M M     
Pressure (Millibars) 1012 1016 1020 1024     

North West England

Forecast Summary

  • Today

    It will be a cold start with some icy patches possible. Showers, with snow mainly over hills, will move southeastwards, these perhaps prolonged and heavy at times. Through the afternoon, it will gradually become drier and brighter.

  • Tonight

    Any remaining showers dying away through the first part of the night. With clear spells and light winds, a widespread frost is likely, and perhaps a few freezing fog patches.

Environmental Summary

UV: 1

UK Range: 1-7

Pollution: Low

UK Range: Low to Very High

Met Office Warnings Issued For: Greater Manchester

  1. Yellow warning of ice

    1600 on Sat 27 December
    1200 on Sun 28 December
    Updated 27 December at 10:18


    Widespread icy patches are expected to readily form on untreated surfaces this evening and during Saturday night, especially where snow cover exists or where wintry showers occur.

    The public should take extra care and be aware of the possibility of some disruption to travel.

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

Issued by the Met Office

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Observed at 14:00, Saturday 27 December


1°C 34°F

3km/h 2mph Northerly

Humidity: 100%

Visibility: Very Poor

Pressure: 1009mb, Falling

Observation station: Leek, Thorncliffe

(Lat: 53.3799 | Lon: -2.1917)

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