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Wind, waves & weather forecast Wigan

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  • Sunrise: 08:00
  • Sunset: 16:46
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Last update: 22:48 local time
Local date Thursday, Jan 29 Friday, Jan 30
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 26
24
22
20
21
19
20
13
4
10
17
21
18
17
14
13
Wind gusts (kts)
39
39
36
33
33
33
36
23
5
14
37
39
33
30
27
25
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
2.2
2.2
2.1
2.1
2.1
2.1
2.0
1.9
1.8
1.6
1.6
1.6
1.6
1.6
1.4
1.3
Wave period (s)
7
7
7
7
7
7
7
7
7
7
7
7
7
7
6
6
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
7
3
6
4
7
2
5
2
2
0
3
0
0
0
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 986 983 979 975 973 970 969 967 966 969 967 968 968 968 969 970
Air temperature (°C)
2
2
2
2
2
2
3
2
0
0
4
4
4
4
3
2
Local date Saturday, Jan 31 Sunday, Feb 01
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 13
13
14
16
18
23
26
27
20
20
21
20
17
14
18
17
Wind gusts (kts)
26
25
28
31
31
38
42
43
36
37
37
36
27
27
31
30
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
1.3
1.3
1.3
1.4
1.7
1.9
2.1
2.1
2.1
2.1
2.0
2.0
1.9
1.7
1.4
1.2
Wave period (s)
6
6
6
6
6
7
7
7
7
7
7
7
7
7
6
6
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 972 973 976 978 979 982 984 987 990 992 994 996 998 998 997 997
Air temperature (°C)
2
2
1
2
3
3
2
2
1
0
0
0
2
2
3
3
Local date Monday, Feb 02 Tuesday, Feb 03
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 13
10
9
5
7
8
8
8
7
7
17
9
12
12
12
12
Wind gusts (kts)
25
19
17
7
11
15
10
10
9
9
27
13
22
23
24
22
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
1.1
1.0
1.0
0.9
0.9
0.9
1.1
1.1
1.0
1.1
1.1
1.0
1.0
1.1
1.0
1.0
Wave period (s)
6
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
0
1
2
2
2
0
0
0
0
1
8
0
0
0
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 996 995 995 996 996 996 1000 1001 1000 998 996 999 1001 1002 1004 1006
Air temperature (°C)
3
2
3
2
2
2
-1
-1
-2
0
1
-2
-1
-1
-3
-2
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Local date Wednesday, Feb 04 Thursday, Feb 05
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 12
13
13
12
12
10
8
7
5
3
2
5
6
7
8
11
Wind gusts (kts)
23
24
24
23
23
18
10
9
7
4
2
6
8
9
10
19
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
1.0
1.1
1.1
1.2
1.2
1.2
1.1
1.0
1.0
1.0
1.0
1.0
1.0
0.9
0.9
Wave period (s)
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 1008 1009 1011 1014 1015 1016 1018 1020 1021 1021 1021 1021 1021 1019 1018 1017
Air temperature (°C)
-2
-1
0
0
1
1
-2
-3
-4
-7
-7
1
2
3
2
2
Local date Friday, Feb 06 Saturday, Feb 07
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 13
16
11
15
12
9
6
10
14
20
11
9
16
18
21
Wind gusts (kts)
22
29
19
28
19
14
8
15
26
37
22
12
35
42
43
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
0
1
6
1
1
0
0
0
0
5
10
1
1
1
3
Air pressure (hPa) 1014 1010 1008 1011 1014 1014 1013 1012 1008 1005 1005 1004 1001 996 995
Air temperature (°C)
2
4
5
4
4
4
1
0
2
5
4
4
7
8
8

Description

This is the wind, wave and weather forecast for Wigan in England, United Kingdom. Windfinder specializes in wind, waves, tides and weather reports & forecasts for wind related sports like kitesurfing, windsurfing, surfing, sailing or paragliding.

The Forecast is based on the GFS model. Forecasts are available worldwide. The horizontal resolution is about 13 km. Forecasts are computed 4 times a day, at about 5am, 11am, 5pm and 11pm UTC. Predictions are available in time steps of 3 hours for up to 7 days into the future. The arrows point in the direction that the wind is blowing.

Check the wind forecast for Wigan when you want to find the best last minute travel destination for your kiteboarding, windsurfing or sailing vacation in United Kingdom.

Units Our default units are knots and degrees Celsius. These are often used by sailors, kiters, surfers, windsurfers or paragliders. You can change units on our settings page.

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