Weather Forecast Today - Blackburn - Wednesday 20th September 2017
Cloudy weather is anticipated. The highest temperature will be around 18° C (but it will feel like 16° C due to the wind chill factor).
There is a good chance of rain today (86% to be precise). If you are planning on spending any time outside make sure you take your umbrella with you. Humidity will be approximately 74%.
The UV Index will be 2 (low). You can safely leave your suncream at home.
Visibility today will be very good. From a good position you should be able to see places as far as 20 to 40 km away (12.4 to 24.9 miles). The wind speed at midday will be around 11 mph (gentle breeze). The wind direction will be south south west.
Weather Forecast Tonight - Blackburn - Wednesday 20th September 2017
There will be light rain showers in Blackburn tonight. The minimum temperature is going to be 13° C (but it is going to feel like 11° C).
There is a good chance it will rain tonight (85 percent to be precise). Humidity will be around 92 %.
The wind speed tonight will be approximately 11 mph (gentle breeze), blowing south.
Weather Forecast Tomorrow - Blackburn - Thursday 21st September 2017
You would never have guessed. It is going to be pouring down in Blackburn tomorrow. The maximum daytime temperature will be around 14° C (it will feel like 12° C).
Odds on it will chuck it down tomorrow (around a 94% chance). Expect humidity of approximately 92%.
The UV Index tomorrow is going to be 1 (low). You can safely leave the suncream at home.
Visibility in Blackburn tomorrow is expected to be moderate. You should be able to see for 4 to 10 km (2.5 to 6.2 miles). Wind speed at noon is forecast to be 11 mph (gentle breeze). It will be blowing south south west.
5 Day Forecast For Blackburn
A 5-day weather forecast for Blackburn is shown in the table below.
Day Max Temp (° C)
Night Min Temp (° C)
Chance of Rain (%)
Wind Speed (mph)
Wednesday 20th September - Day
Wednesday 20th September - Night
Thursday 21st September - Day
Thursday 21st September - Night
Friday 22nd September - Day
Friday 22nd September - Night
Saturday 23rd September - Day
Saturday 23rd September - Night
Sunday 24th September - Day
Sunday 24th September - Night
Forecast - Location Details
The weather forecast for Blackburn is based on data provided by the Met Office for the location shown on the map below. The weather in other areas of Blackburn may vary slightly.
Things To Do And Places To Visit In Blackburn Today
Based on the weather forecast for today, Wednesday 20th September 2017, indoor activities will probably be most appropriate.
This is because the Met Office forecasts that at noon today in Blackburn it will be cloudy with a 86% chance of rain (more likely to rain than not).
Suitable indoor attractions, things to do, places to visit, and activities in and around Blackburn are listed below:
- Haworth Art Gallery - Houses Europe's largest collection of Tiffany glass.
- Vue Cinema Blackburn - 10-screen cinema in Blackburn town centre.
- Vue Cinema Accrington - 4-screen cinema on the outskirts of Accrington town centre.
- Helmshore Mills Textile Museum - Former textile mills (now a museum)
- Hoghton Tower - Fortified manor house
- Blackburn Museum and Art Gallery - Collections include textiles and looms, local history, natural history, religious icons, and rare books and coins.
- Blackburn Ice Arena - Ice skating rink in Blackburn town centre.
- Blackburn Cathedral - Cathedral in Blackburn with interesting collection of modern art.