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Heywood weather

  • Sunny intervals 6 °C

    3 °C

  • Sunny intervals 7 °C

    6 °C

  • Heavy rain 10 °C

    5 °C

  • Cloudy 7 °C

    5 °C

  • Light shower day 7 °C

    5 °C

  • Light rain 8 °C

    6 °C

  • Light shower day 8 °C

    4 °C

Sunday (Sunday 16 December 2018)
Now 13:00 14:00 15:00 16:00 17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Warnings
Sunny day Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Light rain Overcast
<5% <5% <5% 10% 10% 10% 80% 90% 90% 80% 60% 20%
Temperature (°C)
4 ° 5 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
3 ° 4 ° 4 ° 5 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
S 3 10 S 4 10 SSE 5 12 SE 3 11 SE 5 14 SE 5 14 SE 5 15 SE 4 13 ESE 4 11 SE 4 10 SW 3 7 SW 3 7
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
M M G M M M M M M M M G
Humidity
93% 89% 87% 87% 88% 85% 89% 93% 92% 93% 94% 93%
UV index
1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:20 Sunset: 15:49 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 2
Monday (Monday 17 December 2018)
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 Overcast Cloudy Light shower night Cloudy Partly cloudy night Cloudy Overcast Partly cloudy night Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Light rain Overcast Cloudy Cloudy
10% 10% 10% 30% 20% <5% 10% 10% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% 10% 80% 90% 90% 90% 60% 10% 10% <5%
Temperature (°C)
5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 3 ° 4 ° 4 ° 5 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 9 ° 9 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
4 ° 4 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 3 ° 4 ° 4 ° 5 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 6 ° 6 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SW 4 8 SW 4 9 SW 5 10 SW 4 10 SW 5 11 SW 4 11 SSW 5 10 SSW 5 10 SSW 4 9 S 3 8 S 3 9 S 3 8 SSW 3 9 SSE 3 10 S 5 13 SSE 6 16 S 8 18 SSE 9 20 SSE 10 23 SSE 11 23 S 12 25 S 12 26 S 13 27 SSE 13 27
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G G G G G M M M M M G G G G G M M M G VG VG VG
Humidity
94% 95% 95% 96% 96% 95% 95% 96% 95% 95% 93% 92% 91% 90% 88% 87% 88% 91% 92% 92% 92% 92% 92% 91%
UV index
1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:21 Sunset: 15:49 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 2
Tuesday (Tuesday 18 December 2018)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Light shower night
10% 10% 10% 50% 90% ≥95% 80% 40%
Temperature (°C)
9 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 9 ° 8 ° 8 ° 7 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
S 14 29 S 16 32 SSE 19 37 SSE 20 39 SSE 20 40 S 14 29 S 9 17 S 9 17
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG M M M M
Humidity
90% 87% 85% 80% 81% 89% 93% 91%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:21 Sunset: 15:49 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous Air pollution: 3
Wednesday (Wednesday 19 December 2018)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Light shower night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
10% 10% 40% 10% 10% 10% 10% 20%
Temperature (°C)
6 ° 6 ° 5 ° 5 ° 7 ° 7 ° 6 ° 6 °
Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C)
4 ° 3 ° 3 ° 2 ° 4 ° 4 ° 3 ° 2 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
S 8 17 S 8 17 S 7 15 S 7 13 S 9 17 S 10 20 S 10 20 S 11 21
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG G G VG VG G VG
Humidity
92% 94% 95% 94% 89% 87% 88% 89%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:22 Sunset: 15:50 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous Air pollution: 2
Thursday (Thursday 20 December 2018)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Cloudy Light rain Cloudy Cloudy Light shower day Light shower day Light shower night Cloudy
10% 50% 20% 20% 40% 40% 30% 10%
Temperature (°C)
6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 5 ° 6 ° 7 ° 6 ° 5 °
Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C)
2 ° 2 ° 3 ° 3 ° 4 ° 5 ° 4 ° 3 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
S 10 20 S 9 18 S 8 15 S 7 13 SW 7 15 SW 7 14 SW 6 13 SW 5 10
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG G G M M G M
Humidity
90% 91% 92% 94% 92% 91% 93% 95%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:23 Sunset: 15:50 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous Air pollution: 2
Friday (Friday 21 December 2018)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Cloudy Overcast Light rain Light rain Cloudy Heavy rain Light rain Heavy rain
10% 20% 50% 60% 30% 80% 50% 70%
Temperature (°C)
5 ° 5 ° 6 ° 6 ° 7 ° 7 ° 8 ° 7 °
Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C)
3 ° 3 ° 4 ° 3 ° 4 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SSW 6 11 SSW 7 13 S 7 14 SSE 8 16 SSE 9 18 S 10 20 SSW 10 20 SW 9 18
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G G G M M G
Humidity
95% 95% 95% 94% 90% 89% 92% 93%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:23 Sunset: 15:50 Moon phase: Full
Saturday (Saturday 22 December 2018)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Light shower night Light shower night Light shower night Light shower day Light shower day Light shower day Light shower night Light shower night
40% 40% 40% 40% 40% 40% 40% 30%
Temperature (°C)
7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 8 ° 8 ° 7 ° 6 °
Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C)
4 ° 4 ° 5 ° 5 ° 6 ° 5 ° 4 ° 4 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SW 9 17 SW 8 15 WSW 7 14 WSW 8 16 SW 9 18 SW 8 17 SW 8 15 SSW 8 16
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G M M G G VG VG M
Humidity
93% 93% 94% 93% 90% 91% 93% 92%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:24 Sunset: 15:51 Moon phase: Full
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Updated:
Tiree Hail shower day 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Cloudy 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Sunny intervals 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Sunny day 53.479 -2.247
Brighton Cloudy 50.822 -0.136
Dover Sunny day 51.126 1.318
Exeter Heavy rain 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Sunny intervals 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Sunny day 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Sunny day 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Cloudy 51.556 -1.778
York Cloudy 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Sunny day 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Heavy rain 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Cloudy 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Light shower day 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Cloudy 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Sunny intervals 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Cloudy 52.512 -3.312
Fort William Cloudy 56.82 -5.104
Belfast Cloudy 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Heavy shower day 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Heavy rain 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Heavy rain 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Cloudy 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Sunny day 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Light rain 60.154 -1.143
London Cloudy 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Sunny intervals 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry Cloudy 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Heavy shower day 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Sunny intervals 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Sunny day 58.439 -3.092
  • Regional
  • UK 5 days
  • UK 6-30 days

Regional Forecast for North West England

Headline:

Less cold, less windy with sunshine and showers.

Today:

It will be a drier and less cold day with lighter winds for all. There will be sunny spells and some showers, but turning cloudier with a more coherent band of showery rain arriving from the west later. Maximum temperature 7 °C.

Tonight:

Showery rain clearing east this evening with drier and clearer conditions following. Turning chilly under the clear skies with a local frost possible. Minimum temperature 1 °C.

Monday:

A chilly start on Monday with bright or sunny spells. Wind and cloud will then steadily increase from the west with rain possible later. Maximum temperature 9 °C.

Outlook for Tuesday to Thursday:

Wet and windy on Tuesday, with coastal gales likely. Sunny spells and blustery showers thereafter with hail and thunder possible. Temperatures will be near normal.

Updated: 02:07 on Sun 16 Dec 2018 GMT

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

Less cold with sunshine and showers.

Today:

Early fog across central areas maybe slow to clear, otherwise less cold with sunshine and showers. Showers mainly in the west with a risk of hail and thunder. A more coherent band of showery rain crossing England and Wales later.

Tonight:

Band of showery rain clears to leave a mainly dry night with clear spells. A local frost will form with some icy patches possible. Wind strengthening in the west later.

Monday:

A chilly, dry and bright start. Then mostly dry with some sunny spells, especially in the east. Turning increasingly windy from the west with rain in the northwest later.

Outlook for Tuesday to Thursday:

Wet and windy on Tuesday, especially in the west. Sunny spells and blustery showers on thereafter, showers most frequent in the west with hail and thunder possible. Temperatures near normal.

Updated: 02:07 on Sun 16 Dec 2018 GMT

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Thursday 20 Dec 2018 to Saturday 29 Dec 2018:

Thursday should start showery, especially in the north and west, but the showers should die out through the day, and the brisk breeze in the south should ease too. Temperatures will be around normal, so some overnight frosts are likely. Further wet and windy weather is then expected to arrive from the west on Friday. It is then likely to remain mostly unsettled through the rest of the period with spells of rain and strong winds. The heaviest rain will be in the west with eastern parts staying generally drier. With the unsettled weather temperatures are likely to be around average, or a little above in the south. However, there is a small chance of a colder and showery spell developing during Christmas week.

UK Outlook for Monday 31 Dec 2018 to Monday 14 Jan 2019:

Going into the New Year there is an increasing likelihood of the weather pattern becoming slow-moving or even "blocked", with Atlantic frontal systems held at bay by slow-moving areas of high pressure. This may result in more generally settled and cold weather conditions becoming established. This brings and increased risk of winter hazards, especially frost, and fog or freezing fog which may be slow to clear. When any frontal systems do push across the UK there will be an increased risk of snow. Temperatures are likely to be below normal, and often cold.

Updated: 02:07 on Sun 16 Dec 2018 GMT

Location details

Heywood

Location
53.592, -2.224
Altitude
120 m above mean sea level

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