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Wakefield

  • Cloudy 16 °C

    13 °C

  • Cloudy 18 °C

    13 °C

  • Cloudy 18 °C

    13 °C

  • Sunny intervals 17 °C

    10 °C

  • Light rain 15 °C

    9 °C

  • Sunny intervals 16 °C

    10 °C

  • Light rain 15 °C

    9 °C

Monday (Monday 25 September 2017)
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Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
10% 10% <5% 10% 10% <5% 10% <5% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 14 °
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15 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 15 ° 15 ° 14 ° 14 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
E 5 10 ESE 3 6 ENE 4 6 ENE 4 7 NE 4 8 ENE 5 9 ENE 5 9 ENE 5 10 E 4 10 ENE 5 9
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
M M M M M M M M M M
Humidity Expand
88% 81% 79% 82% 86% 89% 88% 89% 91% 92%
UV index Expand
1 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 06:56 Sunset: 18:58 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 6
Tuesday (Tuesday 26 September 2017)
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Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% <5% <5% 10% <5% 10% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% 10% <5%
Temperature (°C)
14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 13 ° 13 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 15 ° 16 ° 16 ° 17 ° 17 ° 17 ° 17 ° 17 ° 16 ° 15 ° 15 ° 14 ° 14 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
E 4 9 E 4 7 E 4 7 E 4 6 ENE 3 5 ENE 3 6 ENE 4 7 ENE 4 7 ENE 4 7 ENE 4 7 E 4 7 E 4 8 ESE 5 9 ESE 5 9 ESE 5 9 ESE 4 9 ESE 4 8 ESE 5 10 ESE 6 12 E 7 14 E 7 14 E 7 14 ESE 6 14 ESE 6 12
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
M M M M M M M M M M M M G G G VG G G G G G G G G
Humidity Expand
93% 94% 94% 95% 95% 95% 95% 95% 93% 92% 90% 84% 75% 72% 68% 67% 66% 69% 73% 79% 84% 88% 91% 91%
UV index Expand
1 1 1 1 2 2 2 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 06:58 Sunset: 18:56 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 2
Wednesday (Wednesday 27 September 2017)
00:00 01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% <5% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
14 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 14 ° 17 ° 18 ° 16 ° 15 °
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13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 12 ° 13 ° 15 ° 16 ° 14 ° 13 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
E 6 11 E 6 11 ESE 6 13 ESE 7 14 ESE 9 18 SE 10 21 SE 11 23 ESE 10 21 SE 12 22
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G G G G VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
92% 93% 95% 94% 85% 70% 64% 78% 82%
UV index Expand
1 2 1
Sunrise: 07:00 Sunset: 18:53 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 3
Thursday (Thursday 28 September 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Light rain Heavy rain Light rain Light shower day Cloudy Sunny day Clear night Cloudy
60% 80% 60% 40% 10% 10% <5% 10%
Temperature (°C)
14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 16 ° 16 ° 14 ° 12 °
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12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 13 ° 15 ° 15 ° 13 ° 12 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SE 10 18 SE 9 16 SSE 9 16 SW 9 17 WSW 9 19 SW 8 16 SW 5 8 S 4 7
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
M M M VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
90% 94% 91% 88% 72% 66% 79% 83%
UV index Expand
1 2 1
Sunrise: 07:02 Sunset: 18:51 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 2
Friday (Friday 29 September 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light rain Light rain Cloudy
<5% 10% 10% 10% 10% 50% 50% 10%
Temperature (°C)
11 ° 10 ° 10 ° 13 ° 15 ° 15 ° 13 ° 12 °
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Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
10 ° 9 ° 9 ° 11 ° 13 ° 13 ° 12 ° 11 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
S 5 9 SSE 6 10 SSE 7 12 SSE 9 18 S 11 21 S 10 19 SSW 7 13 SW 7 12
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG G VG G G VG VG
Humidity Expand
89% 89% 91% 83% 75% 78% 86% 88%
UV index Expand
1 2 1
Sunrise: 07:03 Sunset: 18:48 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 1
Saturday (Saturday 30 September 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Partly cloudy night Clear night Clear night Sunny day Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy
10% 10% 10% <5% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
11 ° 10 ° 9 ° 12 ° 15 ° 15 ° 12 ° 11 °
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9 ° 8 ° 7 ° 11 ° 14 ° 14 ° 11 ° 9 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SW 7 12 SW 7 12 WSW 6 11 WSW 7 15 WSW 9 18 SW 9 17 SW 7 12 S 8 14
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
89% 91% 92% 83% 63% 59% 76% 84%
UV index Expand
2 3 1
Sunrise: 07:05 Sunset: 18:46 Moon phase: First quarter
Sunday (Sunday 1 October 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light shower night
10% 10% 20% 50% 50% 50% 50% 50%
Temperature (°C)
10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 12 ° 14 ° 13 ° 13 ° 12 °
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8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 10 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 10 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
S 9 16 S 10 17 S 11 19 S 12 21 SSW 13 23 SSW 12 22 S 11 19 SSW 11 19
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G G VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
87% 89% 90% 86% 80% 80% 83% 86%
UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:07 Sunset: 18:44 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous
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Met Office 14:00, Mon
Updated 13:00 on Mon 25 Sep 2017 BST
Tiree Sunny intervals 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Heavy shower day 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Light shower day 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Overcast 53.479 -2.247
Brighton Cloudy 50.822 -0.136
Dover Cloudy 51.126 1.318
Exeter Sunny intervals 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Cloudy 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Sunny intervals 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Cloudy 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Overcast 51.556 -1.778
York Heavy rain 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Light rain 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Sunny intervals 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Cloudy 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Cloudy 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Heavy rain 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Sunny day 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Overcast 52.512 -3.312
Fort William Sunny intervals 56.82 -5.104
Belfast Sunny intervals 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Sunny day 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Sunny day 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Heavy shower day 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Sunny intervals 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Cloudy 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Cloudy 60.154 -1.143
London Cloudy 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Cloudy 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry Overcast 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Overcast 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Sunny day 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Overcast 58.439 -3.092
  • Regional
  • UK 5 days
  • UK 6-30 days

Regional Forecast for Yorkshire & Humber

Headline:

Rain dying out , a little brighter in the afternoon.

Today:

A cloudy and wet start, with the odd heavier burst of rain on the hills where it will be misty at times. Rain should slowly ease through the morning, and becoming drier and a little brighter in the afternoon. Maximum temperature 17 °C.

Tonight:

Rather cloudy overnight with patchy drizzle and fog on the hills, and a few mist and fog patches developing at lower levels by morning. Minimum temperature 10 °C.

Tuesday:

Any mist and fog will slowly clear during the morning, with some bright or sunny spells developing, but with the odd shower possible in the afternoon. Maximum temperature 17 °C.

Outlook for Wednesday to Friday:

Bright or sunny intervals after early mist on Wednesday, with the chance of a light shower. Rain on Thursday, clearing east later, and with further rain for a time Friday.

Updated: 02:47 on Mon 25 Sep 2017 BST

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

Northern Ireland foggy at first. Mostly cloudy with rain elsewhere.

Today:

Rain in many places will gradually ease through the day, whilst dense fog across Northern Ireland will be stubborn to lift this morning. It will be driest in the far east and west of Britain with some sunny spells later.

Tonight:

Cloudy for most with patchy drizzle. Driest in the far east and west with clear spells, which could lead to fog or low cloud by dawn.

Tuesday:

A dull start in some places with fog, low cloud and drizzle slowing lifting. Then, most areas will become dry with sunny spells and light winds.

Outlook for Wednesday to Friday:

Murky starts likely on Wednesday and Thursday, with a band of rain moving eastwards through Wednesday night. By day, sunny spells but isolated showers. Further rain on Friday.

Updated: 01:54 on Mon 25 Sep 2017 BST

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Saturday 30 Sep 2017 to Monday 9 Oct 2017:

Saturday will probably be a day of sunshine and showers. Western parts are likely to be dry and bright at first, but rain and strong winds may arrive later in the day, perhaps bringing gales to Northern Ireland and western Scotland. Rain and strong winds may well be more widespread on Sunday. In the following week, it is likely to stay rather unsettled with spells of rain spreading east, and brighter showery weather following along behind. It will be windy with the risk of gales in places, particularly across western coasts. Temperatures will be around average for the time of year, with brief warmer or cooler interludes. The changeable weather means that night frosts are quite unlikely, except in the mountains of Scotland and Northern Ireland.

UK Outlook for Tuesday 10 Oct 2017 to Tuesday 24 Oct 2017:

Changeable weather is likely to continue across the country in the second week in October, with wind and rain at times, especially in the north and west. This will bring an increased likelihood of gales as well as heavier rain across some parts. By mid October, confidence in the forecast reduces, but drier and brighter spells could well become more prolonged, especially in the south, though it may remain changeable. On the whole, temperatures are expected to be close to normal for the time of year, but in any settled spells there could be chilly nights, with an increased risk of mist, fog and frost, especially in the north.

Updated: 01:54 on Mon 25 Sep 2017 BST

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Wakefield

Location
53.683, -1.504
Altitude
39.0 m above mean sea level

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