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Accrington weather

  • Heavy rain 10 °C

    5 °C

  • Sunny day 7 °C

    5 °C

  • Heavy rain 7 °C

    5 °C

  • Light rain 9 °C

    7 °C

  • Light shower day 8 °C

    6 °C

  • Heavy rain 9 °C

    6 °C

  • Cloudy 8 °C

    4 °C

Tuesday (Tuesday 18 December 2018)
Now 22:00 23:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night
20% 10% <5%
Temperature (°C)
6 ° 6 ° 6 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
4 ° 3 ° 3 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
S 9 20 S 13 25 S 13 25
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG G
Humidity
95% 93% 93%
UV index
Sunrise: 08:23 Sunset: 15:49 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous Air pollution: 2
Wednesday (Wednesday 19 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
Partly cloudy night Cloudy Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Light shower night Partly cloudy night Sunny intervals Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny intervals Cloudy Heavy rain Heavy shower night Heavy rain Heavy rain Light rain Light rain Light shower night
<5% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 30% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% 10% 90% 70% 90% 90% 50% 60% 30%
Temperature (°C)
6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 5 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
S 13 26 S 13 27 SSW 14 28 SSW 14 26 S 12 24 S 12 23 S 11 22 S 10 21 S 10 21 S 11 22 S 12 23 S 13 24 S 13 25 S 13 25 S 14 27 S 13 26 S 14 28 S 14 28 S 15 30 S 14 28 S 13 26 S 14 26 S 13 25 S 12 24
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
M G G G M G G G G G G G G VG VG VG VG M G G G VG VG VG
Humidity
93% 91% 91% 91% 93% 92% 92% 90% 90% 94% 92% 90% 88% 87% 86% 86% 86% 88% 89% 91% 92% 92% 92% 93%
UV index
1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:24 Sunset: 15:49 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 Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy shower day Light shower night Cloudy
30% 50% 90% 80% 70% 70% 50% 30%
Temperature (°C)
6 ° 5 ° 6 ° 6 ° 7 ° 7 ° 6 ° 6 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
2 ° 2 ° 3 ° 3 ° 4 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
S 12 23 S 11 21 SW 9 18 WSW 10 21 WSW 12 24 WSW 13 26 SW 12 24 SSW 10 19
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG G G G G G G
Humidity
93% 93% 94% 94% 88% 88% 88% 91%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:24 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 Heavy rain Heavy rain Light rain Overcast Light rain Heavy rain Light rain
20% 90% 90% 60% 30% 50% 80% 60%
Temperature (°C)
5 ° 6 ° 7 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 7 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
2 ° 3 ° 5 ° 4 ° 5 ° 5 ° 4 ° 4 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SSE 9 17 SE 9 17 S 10 21 WSW 18 39 WSW 18 39 WSW 18 40 WSW 14 30 WSW 11 22
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G M M VG VG G M G
Humidity
93% 93% 94% 85% 82% 82% 90% 91%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:25 Sunset: 15:50 Moon phase: Full Air pollution: 2
Saturday (Saturday 22 December 2018)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Heavy rain Light rain Light shower night Light shower day Light shower day Light shower day Light shower night Cloudy
80% 50% 40% 40% 40% 30% 30% 10%
Temperature (°C)
7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 8 ° 8 ° 7 ° 7 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
4 ° 4 ° 3 ° 4 ° 5 ° 5 ° 4 ° 4 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
W 12 25 WSW 15 34 W 16 35 W 14 31 WSW 13 29 WSW 12 26 WSW 10 21 SSW 9 17
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
M VG G G VG G G G
Humidity
93% 89% 89% 90% 86% 88% 91% 93%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:25 Sunset: 15:51 Moon phase: Full Air pollution: 2
Sunday (Sunday 23 December 2018)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Light rain Light rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy shower day Light rain Light rain
50% 60% 80% 80% 60% 60% 50% 50%
Temperature (°C)
7 ° 7 ° 8 ° 8 ° 9 ° 9 ° 8 ° 8 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
4 ° 5 ° 5 ° 6 ° 7 ° 6 ° 6 ° 5 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SSW 9 19 S 10 21 S 9 19 S 8 16 SSW 7 16 SSW 9 18 SSW 8 17 SSW 8 16
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G M M P P M M M
Humidity
95% 96% 95% 97% 96% 95% 95% 95%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:26 Sunset: 15:51 Moon phase: Full
Monday (Monday 24 December 2018)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Heavy shower night Heavy rain Light rain Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
60% 70% 50% 20% 10% 10% 20% 10%
Temperature (°C)
7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 6 ° 7 ° 7 ° 6 ° 6 °
Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C)
5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 4 ° 5 ° 5 ° 4 ° 4 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SSW 8 16 SSW 7 15 SSW 7 14 SSW 7 13 SW 7 15 SW 7 15 SSW 7 13 SSW 7 13
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
M M G G G G G G
Humidity
95% 96% 95% 95% 93% 92% 94% 94%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:26 Sunset: 15:52 Moon phase: Full
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Updated:
Tiree Clear night 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Light rain 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Partly cloudy night 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Cloudy 53.479 -2.247
Brighton Overcast 50.822 -0.136
Dover Heavy rain 51.126 1.318
Exeter Clear night 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Heavy rain 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Heavy rain 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Heavy rain 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Partly cloudy night 51.556 -1.778
York Heavy rain 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Cloudy 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Heavy shower night 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Partly cloudy night 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Partly cloudy night 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Cloudy 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Clear night 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Clear night 52.512 -3.312
Fort William Overcast 56.82 -5.104
Belfast Clear night 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Cloudy 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Light shower night 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Clear night 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Cloudy 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Overcast 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Heavy rain 60.154 -1.143
London Light rain 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Overcast 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry Overcast 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Cloudy 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:

Rain clearing east, with clear spells and showers following on.

This Evening and Tonight:

Some rain at first this evening, but this will clear to the east, with clear spells and coastal showers following on. Generally a little colder than last night. Minimum temperature 5 °C.

Wednesday:

Sunny intervals and showers, these mostly affecting coastal areas, where they could be heavy and thundery at times. The best of the sunshine will be further to the east. Breezy. Maximum temperature 8 °C.

Outlook for Thursday to Saturday:

Remaining rather unsettled, with sunshine and showers, but also a longer spell of rain pushing northeast on Friday. Windy at times and generally relatively mild.

Updated: 15:02 on Tue 18 Dec 2018 GMT

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

Rain clearing east, with clear spells and showers following on.

This Evening and Tonight:

Rain and strong winds across central, eastern and southern parts of the UK will slowly clear into the North Sea. Clear spells following, but with locally heavy, thundery showers, accompanied by gusty winds, into parts of the west and south.

Wednesday:

Heavy and at times blustery showers continuing to affect parts of the west and south. The best of the sunshine will be across sheltered parts of the east.

Outlook for Thursday to Saturday:

Remaining rather unsettled, with sunshine and showers, but also a longer spell of rain pushing northeast on Friday. Windy at times and generally relatively mild.

Updated: 15:01 on Tue 18 Dec 2018 GMT

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Sunday 23 Dec 2018 to Tuesday 1 Jan 2019:

Sunday will see a band of cloud and rain move northeastwards, followed by a mixture of sunny spells and further organised bands of rain or heavy showers. It'll be windy too, especially towards the coasts in the south and west. Temperatures will tend to stay mild for the time of year. The north and west is likely to stay rather wet and windy on Christmas Eve, with the rest of the UK looking drier. For Christmas Day itself, it may be drier, brighter and colder for most, followed by some rain later. As we head towards the New Year, dry cold and bright weather becomes more likely, with any weather systems becoming increasingly confined to the north or northeast.

UK Outlook for Wednesday 2 Jan 2019 to Wednesday 16 Jan 2019:

Through the first half of January, there is an increasing likelihood that colder weather may begin to dominate with a greater chance of seeing east or northeasterly winds. Should this occur, then wintry conditions are possible in eastern, southern and central areas with western parts of the UK staying relatively drier. Though should any Atlantic frontal systems try to make inroads western areas could also see some snow. Although signals suggest that a cold spell is the most likely scenario in early January, the extent and longevity of the cold weather is uncertain. Wet, windy and mild weather may still be possible at times.

Updated: 15:01 on Tue 18 Dec 2018 GMT

Location details

Accrington

Location
53.753, -2.371
Altitude
138 m above mean sea level

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