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Crosby (nearest observation site to Preston)

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Preston forecast
Wed 22 Feb 2017
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Light rain Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Light shower day Light rain Light rain Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light shower day Light shower night Light rain Drizzle Overcast Overcast Light shower night
7.9 ° 7.9 ° 7.5 ° 7.8 ° 8.2 ° 8.4 ° 8.6 ° 8.4 ° 8.9 ° 8.7 ° 8.8 ° 8.5 ° 8.2 ° 7.8 ° 7.9 ° 7.5 ° 7.2 ° 7.3 °
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W 24 31 W 18 29 SW 17 WSW 16 WSW 16 W 17 W 22 29 W 22 29 W 21 W 10 WSW 13 W 15 WSW 14 W 10 W 10 W 8 SE 3 SE 6
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
M G G G G G VG VG VG VG VG VG VG G G G VG M
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93% 87% 93% 89% 87% 88% 83% 80% 78% 88% 85% 88% 86% 90% 92% 91% 92% 93%
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1006 1005 1006 1006 1006 1007 1006 1006 1006 1005 1005 1005 1004 1004 1004 1003 1001 1000
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
R S R R R R R R F F F F F F F F F F
Thu 23 Feb 2017
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Heavy rain Light rain Partly cloudy night Cloudy Overcast Overcast Heavy shower night
6.9 ° 7.6 ° 9.4 ° 9.8 ° 9.8 ° 10.1 ° 9.3 °
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ESE 6 SSE 9 SW 24 34 SSW 23 29 SSW 23 29 SSW 25 33 SSW 26 38
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
M M E E E E M
Humidity arrow down
93% 95% 84% 85% 83% 81% 85%
Pressure (hPa) arrow down
998 996 994 992 990 987 984
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
F F F F F F F
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Issued at: 0600 on Thu 23 Feb 2017

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Extremes

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North West England extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Rostherne 10.4 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Spadeadam 5.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Spadeadam 2.9 °C
Highest rainfall Newton Rigg 9.6 mm
Sunniest Rostherne 0.4 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature St James Park 14.8 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 4.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Loch Glascarnoch 1.3 °C
Highest rainfall Capel Curig 34.2 mm
Sunniest Dyce 8.4 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 Wed 22 Feb 2017

Weather map

Thu 0600

Weather observation map for Preston

Preston Preston – Heavy shower night 53.763 -2.7017
Rostherne No 2 Rostherne No 2 – Light shower night 53.3598 -2.3805
Shap Shap – Cloudy 54.501 -2.684
Bingley SAMOS Bingley SAMOS – Light rain 53.811 -1.865
Hawarden Hawarden – Heavy shower night 53.174 -2.986
Leek Leek – Overcast 53.12755 -1.97993
Watnall Watnall – Overcast 53.005 -1.25
Linton on Ouse Linton on Ouse – Overcast 54.045 -1.25
Leeming Leeming – Drizzle 54.296 -1.53
Ronaldsway Ronaldsway – Light rain 54.0849 -4.6321
Mona Mona – Overcast 53.26 -4.376
Carlisle Carlisle – Cloudy 54.933 -2.963
Watnall Watnall – Overcast 53.005 -1.25
Lake Vyrnwy SAWS Lake Vyrnwy SAWS – Overcast 52.757 -3.464
Coleshill Coleshill – Cloudy 52.48 -1.689
Albemarle Albemarle – Light rain 55.02 -1.88
Leconfield Sar Leconfield Sar – Overcast 53.867 -0.433
Waddington Waddington – Cloudy 53.175 -0.521
Eskdalemuir Eskdalemuir – Sleet 55.311 -3.206
Fylingdales Fylingdales – No data 54.362 -0.673

Location Details

Preston

Location: 53.763, -2.7017

Altitude: 30.0 m above mean sea level

Crosby

Location: 53.497, -3.056

Altitude: 9.0 m above mean sea level

Distance from Preston: 37.7 km