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Walney Island (nearest observation site to Lancaster)

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Lancaster forecast
Tue 27 Sep 2016
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Light rain Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast
16.0 ° 17.2 ° 17.1 ° 16.3 ° 15.9 ° 15.5 ° 15.3 ° 15.3 ° 15.5 ° 15.9 ° 15.8 ° 15.9 °
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SW 22 30 WSW 18 WSW 15 29 WSW 17 WSW 16 WSW 16 SW 13 SW 13 SW 14 SW 19 SW 22 32 SW 19 31
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99% 90% 79% 76% 78% 76% 83% 82% 83% 81% 85% 85%
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1016 1017 1018 1018 1019 1020 1020 1020 1020 1019 1019 1019
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R R R R R R R R F F F F
Wed 28 Sep 2016
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Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Heavy shower day Overcast Overcast
16.1 ° 15.7 ° 15.2 ° 14.9 ° 14.9 ° 14.8 ° 14.8 ° 14.9 ° 15.2 ° 14.7 ° 14.8 ° 15.7 ° 16.0 °
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WSW 25 37 WSW 18 33 WSW 18 33 WSW 24 36 W 23 36 WSW 16 33 WSW 16 WSW 14 SW 15 SSW 10 SSW 15 SSW 15 SSW 15
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
M M M G M M M M G G P P M
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81% 80% 85% 84% 86% 87% 88% 88% 87% 93% 97% 99% 99%
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1019 1019 1020 1019 1020 1020 1019 1020 1020 1019 1019 1019 1018
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
R R R F R F R F R R F F F
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Issued at: 1200 on Wed 28 Sep 2016

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Extremes

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North West England extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Nantwich 21.3 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Spadeadam 16.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Bridgefoot 6.6 °C
Highest rainfall St Bees Head 7.4 mm
Sunniest Morecambe 2.8 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Gravesend 21.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Loch Glascarnoch 12.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Aboyne 3.1 °C
Highest rainfall Cassley 34.2 mm
Sunniest Leuchars 6.7 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: 0002 on Wed 28 Sep 2016

Weather map

Wed 1200

Weather observation map for Lancaster

Lancaster Lancaster – Overcast 54.0464 -2.7993
Shap Shap – Cloudy 54.501 -2.684
Rostherne No 2 Rostherne No 2 – Overcast 53.3598 -2.3805
Bingley SAMOS Bingley SAMOS – Sunny intervals 53.811 -1.865
Carlisle Carlisle – Overcast 54.933 -2.963
Leeming Leeming – Cloudy 54.296 -1.53
Ronaldsway Ronaldsway – Mist 54.0849 -4.6321
Hawarden Hawarden – Cloudy 53.174 -2.986
Linton on Ouse Linton on Ouse – Cloudy 54.045 -1.25
Watnall Watnall – Cloudy 53.005 -1.25
Leek Leek – Overcast 53.12755 -1.97993
Eskdalemuir Eskdalemuir – Heavy rain 55.311 -3.206
Albemarle Albemarle – Cloudy 55.02 -1.88
Mona Mona – Overcast 53.26 -4.376
Fylingdales Fylingdales – No data 54.362 -0.673
Redesdale Camp (SAMOS) Redesdale Camp (SAMOS) – Overcast 55.285 -2.279
Watnall Watnall – Cloudy 53.005 -1.25
Leconfield Sar Leconfield Sar – Sunny day 53.867 -0.433
West Freugh (ESAWS) West Freugh (ESAWS) – Overcast 54.859 -4.936

Location Details

Lancaster

Location: 54.0464, -2.7993

Altitude: 19.0 m above mean sea level

Walney Island

Location: 54.125, -3.257

Altitude: 15.0 m above mean sea level

Distance from Lancaster: 31.1 km