Wigton (Cumbria) weather

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North West England weather forecast


Unsettled conditions with heavy showers. Feeling cooler from tonight.


A dry start with some bright spells. One or two showers breaking out during the morning, but these becoming more widespread and turning heavy during the afternoon. Hail and thunder possible. Maximum temperature 23 °C.


Afternoon thunderstorms and showers clear into the evening ahead, leaving a dry but cloudy start to the night. Further showers during the early hours. Feeling cooler with a breeze. Minimum temperature 12 °C.


Rather cloudy with scattered showers to start the day. Showers breaking out more widely again from late morning, with hail and thunder. Feeling cooler, and breezy near the coast. Maximum temperature 20 °C.

Outlook for Thursday to Saturday:

Unsettled conditions throughout, bringing a mix of clear or sunny spells and scattered showers, some of the showers heavy with thunder. Windy in coastal areas at first.


UK long range weather forecast

Changeable conditions continuing to dominate for the start of August, with a mixture of sunny and dry periods, showery periods and the chance of longer spells of rain. At first the south is likely to see the most showers, with the north remaining the driest, but by the end of the period the south and southeast will possibly be the driest and the west and northwest the wettest. There remains a chance for any showers or rain to produce thunderstorms. Temperatures are most likely cooler than average for this time of year, trending to slightly cooler than average or average through the period, with the south and southwest having the best chance of seeing average temperatures.


Changeable conditions look likely to continue through the start of this period, with sunny spells mixed in with some showers at times or longer spells of rain, these more prevalent in the northwest. Although confidence in the detail is low, there are tentative signals suggesting that high pressure may become more dominant during the middle of August, bringing more settled, drier and warmer conditions for many. There would still be a risk of showers or thunderstorms at times. Temperatures are most likely to be above average.


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