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

Thursday (Thursday 23 November 2017)
12:00 13:00 14:00 15:00 16:00 17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night Cloudy Partly cloudy night
Temperature (°C)
8.3 ° 7.7 ° 7.7 ° 7.7 ° 7.7 ° 6.9 ° 6.3 ° 5.9 ° 5.6 ° 6.4 ° 5.5 ° 6.2 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 31 41 W 29 46 - 29 - 29 - 29 - 29 WNW 18 33 NW 13 NW 8 W 16 WNW 7 WNW 16
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G VG VG G VG VG E VG E E E
Humidity Expand
79% 80% 99% 99% 99% 76% 79% 86% 85% 71% 82% 70%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
988 991 999 1000 1001 1002 1003 1003 1003
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 07:53 Sunset: 16:03 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
Friday (Friday 24 November 2017)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00 04:00 05:00 06:00 07:00 08:00 09:00 10:00 11:00 12:00
Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Clear night Clear night Cloudy Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day
Temperature (°C)
6.0 ° 6.2 ° 6.2 ° 6.2 ° 3.3 ° 5.6 ° 5.4 ° 5.8 ° 4.9 ° 5.3 ° 6.6 ° 7.2 ° 7.0 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 13 W 15 W 14 WNW 15 WNW 8 30 WNW 17 W 15 W 16 NW 9 WNW 9 W 11 W 13 W 11
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E E E VG VG E E E E E E VG VG
Humidity Expand
70% 67% 69% 76% 90% 74% 75% 68% 84% 85% 72% 67% 69%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1004 1004 1004 1005 1006 1006 1006 1007 1008 1008 1009 1009 1009
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 07:55 Sunset: 16:02 Moon phase: Waxing crescent

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Extremes

North West England extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Nantwich Reaseheath Hall 10.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Spadeadam 3.5 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Spadeadam 1.3 °C
Highest rainfall Spadeadam 24.8 mm
Sunniest Rostherne No 2 2.0 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Manston 13.8 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Balmoral 1.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Loch Glascarnoch SAWS -2.8 °C
Highest rainfall Spadeadam 24.8 mm
Sunniest Yeovilton 6.6 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.

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