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Preston Weather Forecast

Temperature, wind, rain and more for Preston

Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom

DayLocal TimeDirSpeed/
Gust
Temp/
Feels Like
HumidityPressureCloud AmountPrecip AmountWeather
Sun 19
Sep
06:00

SE
SE

3 / 6 mph 55 / 56°F 91% 1013 mb
Low level cloud: 40%
Mid level cloud: 45%
High level cloud: 10%
Most Significant Cloud Type: low
56%
Expect 0.01 In of precipitation over the past 3 hours.
0.01 In
09:00

W
W

2 / 5 mph 59 / 58°F 84% 1014 mb
Low level cloud: 44%
Mid level cloud: 48%
High level cloud: 16%
Most Significant Cloud Type: low
62%
Expect 0.02 In of precipitation over the past 3 hours.
0.02 In
12:00

WNW
WNW

7 / 13 mph 62 / 61°F 81% 1014 mb
Low level cloud: 37%
Mid level cloud: 68%
High level cloud: 40%
Most Significant Cloud Type: low
65%
Expect 0.00 In of precipitation over the past 3 hours.
0.00 In
15:00

WNW
WNW

11 / 17 mph 63 / 63°F 82% 1015 mb
Low level cloud: 85%
Mid level cloud: 68%
High level cloud: 92%
Most Significant Cloud Type: low
100%
Expect 0.01 In of precipitation over the past 3 hours.
0.01 In
18:00

WNW
WNW

6 / 9 mph 62 / 62°F 89% 1015 mb
Low level cloud: 8%
Mid level cloud: 71%
High level cloud: 32%
Most Significant Cloud Type: medium
96%
Expect 0.01 In of precipitation over the past 3 hours.
0.01 In
21:00

NW
NW

6 / 11 mph 59 / 59°F 85% 1017 mb
Low level cloud: 66%
Mid level cloud: 44%
High level cloud: 32%
Most Significant Cloud Type: low
85%
Expect 0.00 In of precipitation over the past 3 hours.
0.00 In
Mon 20
Sep
00:00

N
N

6 / 11 mph 57 / 56°F 90% 1017 mb
Low level cloud: 22%
Mid level cloud: 33%
High level cloud: 32%
Most Significant Cloud Type: low
37%
Expect 0.00 In of precipitation over the past 3 hours.
0.00 In
03:00

NNW
NNW

9 / 16 mph 56 / 53°F 94% 1018 mb
Low level cloud: 33%
Mid level cloud: 28%
High level cloud: 3%
Most Significant Cloud Type: low
43%
Expect 0.00 In of precipitation over the past 3 hours.
0.00 In
06:00

NNW
NNW

13 / 20 mph 57 / 54°F 90% 1020 mb
Low level cloud: 95%
Mid level cloud: 31%
High level cloud: 16%
Most Significant Cloud Type: low
100%
Expect 0.00 In of precipitation over the past 3 hours.
0.00 In
09:00

N
N

13 / 19 mph 58 / 55°F 89% 1022 mb
Low level cloud: 72%
Mid level cloud: 45%
High level cloud: 7%
Most Significant Cloud Type: low
88%
Expect 0.00 In of precipitation over the past 3 hours.
0.00 In
12:00

NNE
NNE

9 / 18 mph 61 / 59°F 73% 1022 mb
Low level cloud: 30%
Mid level cloud: 26%
High level cloud: 15%
Most Significant Cloud Type: low
40%
Expect 0.00 In of precipitation over the past 3 hours.
0.00 In
15:00

NNE
NNE

8 / 17 mph 60 / 60°F 68% 1023 mb
Low level cloud: 97%
Mid level cloud: 27%
High level cloud: 2%
Most Significant Cloud Type: low
100%
Expect 0.00 In of precipitation over the past 3 hours.
0.00 In
18:00

ENE
ENE

7 / 15 mph 58 / 56°F 75% 1025 mb
Low level cloud: 45%
Mid level cloud: 10%
High level cloud: 0%
Most Significant Cloud Type: low
48%
Expect 0.00 In of precipitation over the past 3 hours.
0.00 In
21:00

NE
NE

8 / 14 mph 56 / 54°F 76% 1027 mb
Low level cloud: 6%
Mid level cloud: 11%
High level cloud: 0%
Most Significant Cloud Type: low
10%
Expect 0.00 In of precipitation over the past 3 hours.
0.00 In
The 7 day weather forecast summary for Preston:

The forecast for Preston in the coming week is predicting the average daytime maximum temperature will be around 18°C, with a high for the week of 19°C expected on the afternoon of Friday 24th. The mean minimum temperature will be 11°C, dipping to its lowest on the morning of Friday 24th at 8°C. The week will have mostly dry days although Sunday is likely to see a little rain. Predictions are Sunday 24th will have the most precipitation with an accumulation of around 1.0mm. On the whole winds are likely to be moderate.

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Day

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Dir

This refers to the sustained average wind speed, normally averaged over a period of 10 minutes for up to 3 hrs.
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Speed/
Gust

Temperature from our forecast perspective are fairly well defined, they are what we would expect to measure in a standard meteorological screen (in other words, shaded and well ventilated) at 2 metres above ground level.
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Temp/
Feels Like

The relative humidity is the percent of saturation humidity, generally calculated in relation to saturated vapour density.
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Humidity

The value given is a total predicted for the previous 3 hrs and includes the time of the forecast being looked at.
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Precip Amount

The total amount of cloud as a percentage is derived from looking at cloud cover throughout the atmosphere and estimating how these combine when looked at from the ground.
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Cloud Amount

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Weather

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Pressure