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Walney Island (nearest observation site to Thornton (Lancashire))

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Thornton (Lancashire) forecast
Thu 08 Dec 2016
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10.6 ° 10.3 ° 10.6 ° 10.7 ° 10.8 ° 10.6 ° 10.7 ° 11.1 ° 11.4 ° 11.4 ° 11.3 ° 10.7 ° 10.2 ° 10.1 ° 9.6 ° 9.2 ° 9.5 ° 8.6 ° 8.1 ° 7.0 ° 6.7 ° 8.1 ° 7.8 °
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Fri 09 Dec 2016
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Cloudy Overcast
8.0 ° 8.1 °
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ESE 9 SE 7
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Issued at: 0100 on Fri 9 Dec 2016

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Extremes

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North West England extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Nantwich 13.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Spadeadam 9.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Spadeadam 9.2 °C
Highest rainfall Blackpool 20.0 mm
Sunniest Morecambe 0.7 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Exeter Airport 15.8 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Altnahinch Filters 9.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Fyvie Castle 3.6 °C
Highest rainfall Capel Curig 26.6 mm
Sunniest Aberporth 5.4 hours

About extremes

Highest maximum temperature - (0900 to 2100 on the date shown)

Lowest maximum temperature - (0900 to 2100 on the date shown)

Lowest minimum temperature - (2100 on the previous day to 0900 on the date shown)

Highest rainfall -(2100 on the previous day to 2100 on the date shown)

Sunniest - (2100 on the previous day to 2100 on the date shown)

The information shown is initial data as it is received; observations are subject to final quality control after publication on this website. This is particularly the case for rainfall totals during snow events.

Issued at: 2302 on Thu 8 Dec 2016

Weather map

Fri 0100

Weather observation map for Thornton (Lancashire)

Thornton (Lancashire) Thornton (Lancashire) – Overcast 53.8703 -3.0018
Shap Shap – Overcast 54.501 -2.684
Hawarden Hawarden – Cloudy 53.174 -2.986
Bingley SAMOS Bingley SAMOS – Mist 53.811 -1.865
Ronaldsway Ronaldsway – Overcast 54.0849 -4.6321
Leek Leek – Mist 53.12755 -1.97993
Carlisle Carlisle – Cloudy 54.933 -2.963
Watnall Watnall – Mist 53.005 -1.25
Mona Mona – Overcast 53.26 -4.376
Leeming Leeming – Mist 54.296 -1.53
Linton on Ouse Linton on Ouse – Clear night 54.045 -1.25
Eskdalemuir Eskdalemuir – Drizzle 55.311 -3.206
Albemarle Albemarle – Fog 55.02 -1.88
Lake Vyrnwy SAWS Lake Vyrnwy SAWS – Overcast 52.757 -3.464
Watnall Watnall – Mist 53.005 -1.25
Fylingdales Fylingdales – No data 54.362 -0.673
Coleshill Coleshill – Mist 52.48 -1.689
West Freugh (ESAWS) West Freugh (ESAWS) – Overcast 54.859 -4.936

Location Details

Thornton (Lancashire)

Location: 53.8703, -3.0018

Altitude: 6.0 m above mean sea level

Walney Island

Location: 54.125, -3.257

Altitude: 15.0 m above mean sea level

Distance from Thornton (Lancashire): 32.9 km