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Walney Island (nearest observation site to Lancaster)

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Lancaster forecast
Wed 22 Feb 2017
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8.1 ° 8.0 ° 7.3 ° 7.0 ° 7.0 ° 7.1 ° 7.3 ° 6.9 ° 6.6 °
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W 19 WSW 14 WNW 15 W 9 WSW 7 SW 7 SW 7 WSW 5 S 5
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Thu 23 Feb 2017
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6.0 ° 6.1 ° 6.2 ° 7.9 ° 8.5 ° 8.5 ° 8.0 ° 8.1 ° 5.7 ° 6.2 ° 5.9 ° 6.6 ° 5.0 ° 5.2 ° 5.8 ° 5.7 °
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SSE 10 SSE 10 ESE 14 S 10 SSW 21 32 S 19 31 SSW 24 38 SSW 21 33 SSW 26 39 WSW 22 34 WNW 30 44 WNW 21 40 WNW 45 64 NW 41 63 NW 41 59 NW 33 52
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F F F F F F F F F F F R R R R R
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Issued at: 1500 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 1500

Weather observation map for Lancaster

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