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Bolton weather

  • Overcast 2 °C

    -2 °C

  • Cloudy 5 °C

    3 °C

  • Light rain 9 °C

    7 °C

  • Heavy rain 8 °C

    2 °C

  • Sunny day 4 °C

    -1 °C

  • Light shower day 4 °C

    1 °C

  • Light snow 3 °C

    -1 °C

Wednesday (Wednesday 23 January 2019)
Now 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Warnings
Fog Fog Fog Overcast Cloudy
20% 20% 20% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
-2 ° -2 ° -1 ° -1 ° -1 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
-3 ° -3 ° -3 ° -2 ° -2 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
ESE 1 2 ENE 1 3 ENE 1 4 ESE 1 4 ESE 1 4
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VP VP VP M M
Humidity
100% 99% 98% 95% 94%
UV index
Sunrise: 08:10 Sunset: 16:34 Moon phase: Waning gibbous Air pollution: 3
Thursday (Thursday 24 January 2019)
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 13:00 14:00 15:00 16:00 17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Warnings
Cloudy Light snow Light snow Heavy snow Sleet shower Light rain Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain
10% 50% 60% 80% 50% 50% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% 10% 10% 10% 10% 40% 40% 50% 50%
Temperature (°C)
0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 1 ° 1 ° 1 ° 1 ° 2 ° 2 ° 3 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 4 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
-2 ° -2 ° -2 ° -2 ° -1 ° -1 ° -1 ° -1 ° -1 ° 0 ° 0 ° 1 ° 2 ° 2 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
E 2 5 ESE 1 4 ESE 1 4 ESE 1 4 ESE 1 4 E 1 4 E 1 4 NE 1 4 NE 2 5 WNW 2 5 NE 2 5 WNW 2 5 WNW 2 6 W 2 6 W 2 6 WSW 2 5 W 2 5 WSW 2 5 ENE 2 4 SE 2 5 SE 2 5 ESE 2 5 ESE 2 6 SE 2 7
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
M P P P P P M M M M M M M M M M M M M M P P P P
Humidity
93% 93% 94% 97% 97% 98% 98% 97% 97% 97% 96% 94% 92% 90% 88% 87% 90% 92% 93% 94% 94% 96% 96% 96%
UV index
1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:08 Sunset: 16:36 Moon phase: Waning gibbous Air pollution: 3
Friday (Friday 25 January 2019)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain
60% 60% 50% 60% 60% 50% 50% 60%
Temperature (°C)
4 ° 4 ° 7 ° 7 ° 8 ° 9 ° 8 ° 8 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
2 ° 3 ° 4 ° 5 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 5 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SE 3 8 S 3 10 SW 8 19 W 10 21 W 10 22 W 11 23 W 10 22 WSW 13 26
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
M P M M M G M G
Humidity
95% 97% 97% 96% 95% 94% 95% 94%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:07 Sunset: 16:38 Moon phase: Waning gibbous Air pollution: 2
Saturday (Saturday 26 January 2019)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Heavy rain Heavy shower day Light shower night Light shower night
60% 60% 60% 60% 80% 60% 40% 40%
Temperature (°C)
8 ° 8 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 6 ° 4 ° 3 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
5 ° 5 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 2 ° 0 ° -1 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
WSW 14 28 WSW 13 26 WSW 12 25 WSW 12 25 WSW 15 31 W 13 26 W 13 25 WNW 14 26
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
M M M M M G G G
Humidity
93% 92% 92% 89% 87% 84% 83% 82%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:05 Sunset: 16:40 Moon phase: Third quarter Air pollution: 2
Sunday (Sunday 27 January 2019)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Light shower night Light shower night Partly cloudy night Sunny intervals Sunny day Sunny day Clear night Clear night
40% 30% 10% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
3 ° 3 ° 2 ° 2 ° 4 ° 4 ° 2 ° 1 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
-2 ° -2 ° -3 ° -3 ° -1 ° -1 ° -2 ° -3 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
NW 14 28 N 16 31 NNW 17 34 NNW 16 32 NW 18 35 NW 15 30 NW 12 23 NW 9 18
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
83% 81% 76% 71% 62% 61% 68% 74%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:04 Sunset: 16:42 Moon phase: Third quarter Air pollution: 2
Monday (Monday 28 January 2019)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Clear night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Sunny intervals Light shower day Light shower day Light shower night Light shower night
10% 10% 10% 20% 40% 50% 40% 40%
Temperature (°C)
0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 3 ° 4 ° 2 ° 2 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
-3 ° -4 ° -4 ° -3 ° -1 ° 0 ° -1 ° -2 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
NNW 8 14 W 7 12 SSW 7 12 SSW 7 12 W 9 18 W 11 21 W 9 18 SW 9 17
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG G G G VG VG
Humidity
82% 87% 87% 88% 80% 77% 84% 85%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:02 Sunset: 16:44 Moon phase: Third quarter
Tuesday (Tuesday 29 January 2019)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Light shower night Sleet shower night Sleet shower night Light snow Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
40% 40% 40% 50% 20% 20% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
2 ° 1 ° 1 ° 2 ° 3 ° 2 ° 1 ° 1 °
Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C)
-2 ° -2 ° -3 ° -2 ° -1 ° -1 ° -2 ° -3 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
WNW 10 19 WNW 10 18 WNW 9 17 WSW 9 18 WNW 10 20 W 9 18 WSW 8 15 WSW 8 15
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G G VG VG VG VG
Humidity
86% 86% 87% 86% 82% 83% 87% 89%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:01 Sunset: 16:46 Moon phase: Third quarter
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Updated:
Tiree Overcast 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Partly cloudy night 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Cloudy 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Cloudy 53.479 -2.247
Brighton Clear night 50.822 -0.136
Dover Cloudy 51.126 1.318
Exeter Cloudy 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Clear night 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Partly cloudy night 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Clear night 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Partly cloudy night 51.556 -1.778
York Clear night 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Cloudy 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Partly cloudy night 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Cloudy 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Partly cloudy night 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Cloudy 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Heavy shower night 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Partly cloudy night 52.512 -3.312
Fort William Cloudy 56.82 -5.104
Belfast Cloudy 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Cloudy 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Heavy shower night 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Partly cloudy night 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Overcast 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Cloudy 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Partly cloudy night 60.154 -1.143
London Clear night 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Partly cloudy night 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry Partly cloudy night 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Partly cloudy night 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Cloudy 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Cloudy 58.439 -3.092
  • Regional
  • UK 5 days
  • UK 6-30 days

Regional Forecast for North West England

Headline:

Sleet, hill snow and ice tonight

This Evening and Tonight:

Under clear skies, frost will soon re-form during the evening. Patchy rain, sleet and hill snow will move southwards through the region during the night. Where this falls onto frozen pavements and untreated roads, ice will form. Minimum temperature -2 °C.

Thursday:

There will be icy patches in some places on Thursday morning. Most of the day will be bright but rather cold but it will cloud over late in the afternoon. Maximum temperature 5 °C.

Outlook for Friday to Sunday:

Friday will be breezy, cloudy but milder, with patchy rain and hill-fog. Strong winds and rain on Saturday will be followed by wintry showers. Sunday will be colder and brighter.

Updated: 13:35 on Wed 23 Jan 2019 GMT

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

Sleet, hill snow and ice for the north and east.

This Evening and Tonight:

Central and eastern areas will be frosty with a few mist patches. A band of patchy rain, sleet and hill snow will move southwards from Scotland to central England and Wales. Patchy ice may form where wet surfaces freeze.

Thursday:

After patchy rain and sleet clear from the south, eastern parts will have another bright cold day. It will become cloudier in the west with some rain here later.

Outlook for Friday to Sunday:

Friday: breezy, often cloudy but milder, with patchy rain and hill fog. Saturday: strong winds and heavy rain followed by showers. Sunday: colder, brighter and windy with wintry showers.

Updated: 13:28 on Wed 23 Jan 2019 GMT

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Monday 28 Jan 2019 to Wednesday 6 Feb 2019:

Cold and showery conditions are likely at first on Monday, ahead of thicker cloud and rain, perhaps preceded by snow, which is expected to move eastwards later in the day. Cold and showery weather will probably make a return on Tuesday. Beyond there, the broad signal is for the unsettled period of the weather to continue, with further bands of rain and hill snow moving east or southeast across the UK, interspersed with brighter showery interludes. Snow remains a risk, mostly in the north, but perhaps further south too, and frosts could be quite widespread. There is still a chance that even colder conditions may develop later in the period with winds swinging round to the east or northeast, bringing an increased possibility of snow.

UK Outlook for Thursday 7 Feb 2019 to Thursday 21 Feb 2019:

This period will most likely start changeable and cold, with spells of rain and hill snow, occasional stronger winds, and brighter showery interludes. As we head further through February there is an increased chance of seeing very cold conditions developing with a greater probability of northeasterly or easterly winds. This will bring an increased risk of widespread, perhaps severe frosts as well as snow, especially in eastern areas. In this scenario the driest conditions will be across the west and northwest, whilst the south could see wetter and occasionally milder spells, bringing the risk of some significant snow, but only if very cold air becomes established across much of the UK.

Updated: 13:28 on Wed 23 Jan 2019 GMT

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Bolton

Location
53.584, -2.427
Altitude
99 m above mean sea level

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