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

Light Cloud

6°C 43°F 4°C 39°F West North Westerly
19km/h 12mph

Light Rain

6°C 43°F 4°C 39°F Westerly
16km/h 10mph

Heavy Rain

8°C 46°F 1°C 34°F Westerly
39km/h 24mph

Sleet Shower

3°C 37°F 1°C 34°F Westerly
29km/h 18mph

Heavy Rain Shower

4°C 39°F 0°C 32°F West North Westerly
19km/h 12mph



Sunrise 08:05 Sunset 16:40

Last updated 08:08

Weather forecast details for Monday 26 January. Each column contains hourly forecast details for weather conditions, temperature, wind speed, wind direction, humidity, visibility and pressure.
Time 1200 hours1500 hours1800 hours2100 hours0000 hours
0300 hours  
Weather Conditions Sunny Intervals Light Cloud Clear Sky Light Cloud Light Cloud Light Cloud   
Temperature (°C/°F) 6°C 43°F 6°C 43°F 5°C 41°F 5°C 41°F 5°C 41°F 5°C 41°F   
Wind Speed (mph/km/h) 19km/h 12mph West North Westerly 18km/h 11mph West North Westerly 14km/h 9mph West North Westerly 13km/h 8mph West North Westerly 11km/h 7mph West North Westerly 11km/h 7mph West North Westerly   
Wind Direction WNW WNW WNW WNW WNW WNW   
Humidity 76% 75% 82% 84% 90% 90%   
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) VG VG VG VG G VG   
Pressure (Millibars) 1023 1024 1026 1027 1028 1028   

North West England

Forecast Summary

  • Today

    It will be mainly dry with sunny spells, the best of which will be in the south and east. However, there will be scattered showers across Cumbria and parts of Lancashire, the majority of which will be in the morning.

  • Tonight

    Clouding over and becoming breezy in the evening with occasional outbreaks of rain across the north. Dry further south, and becoming chilly in places.

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 early warning of snow

    1500 on Wed 28 January
    2355 on Thu 29 January
    Updated 25 January at 10:08


    A cold and increasingly showery northwesterly flow is expected to develop during Wednesday and last through Thursday. Accumulating snow is likely away from windward coastal districts, especially overnight, with 2-5 cm locally at low levels. Higher ground, above about 150 m, could see in excess of 10 cm. Strong and gusty winds will likely accompany snow showers, and lead to significantly reduced visibility at times.

    The public should be aware of the potential for 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 08:00, Monday 26 January

Heavy Rain

7°C 45°F

24km/h 15mph West South Westerly

Humidity: 94%

Visibility: Poor

Pressure: 1020mb, Falling

Observation station: Crosby

(Lat: 53.5842 | Lon: -2.4272)

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