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Issued at: 1700 on Thu 02 Oct 2014

* Daily index representing the background and regional air quality for a chosen location. Air pollution levels close to roads in urban areas may be higher. For more information please visit our Daily Air Quality Index page.

Forecast Summary

  • Regional
  • UK 5 days
  • UK 6-30 days

Regional forecast for North West England

Dry and clear overnight. Turning wet and windy tomorrow.

This Evening and Tonight:

It will remain fine during this evening with plenty of warm sunshine. It should then stay mostly dry overnight, with clear spells likely, especially across the south. Turning windy by dawn. ` Minimum Temperature 8C.

Friday:

After a dry start, outbreaks of rain will spread southeastwards, persistent and heavy at times across Cumbria. However staying dry and bright further south. Windy, with gales in exposure. Maximum Temperature 19C.

Outlook for Saturday to Monday:

Rain spreads to all parts Saturday morning, before clearing during the afternoon, with cooler conditions following. Mostly fine Sunday, with isolated showers in the west. Very unsettled again on Monday.

Issued at: 1700 on Thu 02 Oct 2014

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Band of rain and strong winds moving into the northwest.

This Evening and Tonight:

Turning wet and very windy overnight across Northern Ireland and Scotland, as a band of persistent and occasionally heavy rain gradually moves southeastwards. Staying dry elsewhere with clear spells, and isolated patches of mist and fog developing in the south.

Friday:

Persistent, sometimes heavy rain will affect Northern Ireland and southern Scotland before spreading into northwest England and northwest Wales. Largely dry with warm sunny spells elsewhere. Breezy.

Outlook for Saturday to Monday:

Rain and strong winds clear southeastwards during Saturday, with brighter but cooler conditions following. Mostly fine on Sunday, with isolated showers in the west. Turning very unsettled again on Monday.

Issued at: 1700 on Thu 02 Oct 2014

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Tuesday 7 Oct 2014 to Thursday 16 Oct 2014:

Spells of rain will affect some southeastern and eastern parts during Tuesday and Wednesday, whilst northwestern areas are likely to see frequent showers. There will be more in the way of drier intervals across central regions, however it will remain breezy, especially in the northwest and through the English Channel, perhaps with gales. Temperatures will be near average, or a little below, but feeling cold at times in the wind and rain. Whilst the wind will gradually ease into the weekend, further showers are likely, especially across the northwest, with spells of more persistent rain continuing across southern areas at times. The unsettled conditions are then likely to continue during the following week, although southeastern and eastern parts are more likely to see prolonged drier periods.

UK Outlook for Friday 17 Oct 2014 to Friday 31 Oct 2014:

Current indications suggest that generally unsettled conditions are likely to affect many areas of the UK during this period, with spells of wet and windy weather. However these are likely to be interspersed with drier and clearer interludes, which will also bring an increasing risk of overnight frosts and fog patches, especially across northern parts. Daytime temperatures generally close to the seasonal average.

Issued at: 1700 on Thu 02 Oct 2014

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Macclesfield Cloudy 53.2584 -2.1178
Sheffield Cloudy 53.3809 -1.4686
Wrexham Sunny day 53.0428 -2.9911
Preston Cloudy 53.763 -2.7017
Leeds Cloudy 53.8011 -1.547
Nottingham Cloudy 52.9545 -1.1565
Birmingham Sunny intervals 52.4859 -1.889
York Sunny intervals 53.9621 -1.0789
Lincoln Sunny intervals 53.2304 -0.539
Newtown (Powys) Sunny intervals 52.5118 -3.3118
Kendal Sunny day 54.3279 -2.7449
Hull Sunny intervals 53.7492 -0.3471
Hereford Sunny day 52.056 -2.7146
Banbury Sunny intervals 52.0625 -1.3383
Boston Cloudy 52.9786 -0.0249
Caernarfon Sunny day 53.1393 -4.2727
Darlington Sunny day 54.5235 -1.5579
Peterborough Sunny day 52.569 -0.2388
Aberystwyth Sunny intervals 52.415 -4.0817
Milton Keynes Sunny intervals 52.0382 -0.7555

Location Details

Macclesfield

Location: 53.2584, -2.1178

Altitude: 144m above mean sea level

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