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Crosby (nearest observation site to Newtown (nr Wigan))

Tuesday (Tuesday 12 December 2017)
04:00 05:00 06:00 07:00 08:00 09:00 10:00 11:00 12:00 13:00 14:00 15:00 16:00 17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Clear night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Clear night Clear night Sunny day Sunny day Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Light rain Heavy rain Light rain Light rain Overcast Overcast
Temperature (°C)
-1.9 ° -0.2 ° 0.1 ° -1.0 ° 0.4 ° 0.0 ° 1.5 ° 2.0 ° 2.7 ° 3.9 ° 3.4 ° 3.4 ° 3.5 ° 3.2 ° 3.0 ° 3.3 ° 3.4 ° 3.6 ° 4.3 ° 4.4 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
NE 3 SE 7 SSE 7 S 5 SSE 7 SE 8 SSE 8 SSE 7 S 10 S 9 SSE 9 SSE 9 SSE 11 SSE 10 SSE 11 SSE 14 SSE 15 SSE 13 S 15 SSW 6
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG G G G G VG VG VG VG VG VG G VG G M G M VG VG
Humidity Expand
92% 94% 94% 93% 97% 96% 93% 89% 88% 84% 85% 84% 87% 90% 91% 92% 92% 93% 95% 95%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1004 1004 1005 1005 1006 1006 1006 1006 1006 1006 1005 1005 1004 1004 1003 1002 1001 1000 1000 1000
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R R R R R F F F F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 08:17 Sunset: 15:51 Moon phase: Third quarter
Wednesday (Wednesday 13 December 2017)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00 04:00
Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Overcast Overcast
Temperature (°C)
6.6 ° 6.4 ° 6.7 ° 6.9 ° 6.8 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 16 WSW 18 WSW 17 W 17 WSW 17
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G G G G
Humidity Expand
89% 93% 91% 90% 88%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1000 1000 999 999 998
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F
Sunrise: 08:19 Sunset: 15:51 Moon phase: Third quarter

– = No Data

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Extremes

North West England extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Walney Island 7.6 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Spadeadam 1.4 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Nantwich Reaseheath Hall -8.8 °C
Highest rainfall Walney Island 10.0 mm
Sunniest Rostherne No 2 1.7 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Scilly St Marys 10.7 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fylingdales 0.2 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Shawbury -13.0 °C
Highest rainfall Capel Curig 23.2 mm
Sunniest Shoeburyness 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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