Weather Forecast Today - Bolton - Sunday 25th June 2017
It will be cloudy today. The maximum temperature is going to be about 15° C (but it will feel like 12° C due to the wind chill factor).
It is fairly likely to rain (roughly a 60% likelihood). Do not forget your brolly if you are going to be in the open. The humidity level today will be roughly 78%.
The UV Index today is 4 (moderate). Sun protection is recommended. You should stay in the shade at midday.
The visibility today will be good. You should be able to see places as far as 10 to 20 km away (6.2 to 12.4 miles). Wind speed (noon) is estimated at 7 mph (light breeze). It will be blowing west north west.
Weather Forecast Tonight - Bolton - Sunday 25th June 2017
It will be partly cloudy in Bolton tonight. The minimum temperature is going to be 11° C (but it is going to feel like 10° C).
There is only a small chance of rain tonight (1 percent to be precise). Humidity will be around 77 %.
The wind speed tonight will be approximately 4 mph (light breeze), blowing west north west.
Weather Forecast Tomorrow - Bolton - Monday 26th June 2017
Cloudy weather is forecast for Bolton tomorrow. The highest temperature in the daytime is forecast to be 16° C (it will feel like 15° C).
The odds on it pouring down tomorrow are on the low side (roughly an 13% chance). The humidity level tomorrow will be roughly 62%.
The UV Index is 5 (moderate). Suncream is necessary. Stay in the shade at midday when the sun is strongest
Visibility tomorrow 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 should be approximately 2 mph (light air), blowing south south west.
5 Day Forecast For Bolton
A 5-day weather forecast for Bolton is shown in the table below.
Day Max Temp (° C)
Night Min Temp (° C)
Chance of Rain (%)
Wind Speed (mph)
Sunday 25th June - Day
Sunday 25th June - Night
Monday 26th June - Day
Monday 26th June - Night
Tuesday 27th June - Day
Tuesday 27th June - Night
Wednesday 28th June - Day
Wednesday 28th June - Night
Thursday 29th June - Day
Thursday 29th June - Night
Forecast - Location Details
The weather forecast for Bolton is based on data provided by the Met Office for the location shown on the map below. The weather in other areas of Bolton may vary slightly.
Things To Do And Places To Visit In Bolton Today
Based on the weather forecast for today, Sunday 25th June 2017, indoor activities will probably be most appropriate.
This is because the Met Office forecasts that at noon today in Bolton it will be cloudy with a 60% chance of rain (more likely to rain than not).
Suitable indoor attractions, things to do, places to visit, and activities in and around Bolton are listed below:
- Octagon Theatre - Producing theatre in Bolton town centre.
- The Valley - Leisure park with cinema, several restaurants, and a health club.
- Vue Cinema Bolton - 12-screen cinema at Middlebrook.
- Cineworld Bolton - Cinema at The Valley leisure park in Astley Bridge, Bolton.
- Bolton Steam Museum - Completely indoors. Combine your visit with a shopping trip to Morrisons. Check opening dates before visiting.
- Macron Stadium - Stadium of Bolton Wanderers FC. Tours available on certain days. Must be booked in advance.
- Bolton Museum, Art Gallery & Aquarium - Home to one of the largest collections of Egyptian artefacts outside London.
- Hollywood Bowl - Modern tenpin bowling centre at Middlebrook.
- Hall i’ th’ Wood - Historic house where Samuel Crompton invented the Spinning Mule
Historical Weather Data
Weather data is provided by the Met Office. Unfortunately, they do not currently have historical data for Bolton. The nearest Met Office climate station to Bolton with a complete set of historical data is Rochdale, approximately 10 miles from Bolton.
In the winter (December to March) the average maximum temperature is 6.7 °C (slightly warmer than the UK average of 6.6 °C but colder than the England average of 7.1 °C). The average minimum temperature is 1.1 °C. February is the coldest month of the year with an average minimum temperature of 1°C.
The warmest month is July with an average maximum temperature of 19.7 °C. In the summer months (June, July and August) the average maximum temperature is 19 °C, colder than the average for England (20.1 °C), but warmer than the UK average (18.6 °C).
The wettest months are October, November, December, and January. Average rainfall in a year is 1,118.6 mm, significantly higher than the average recorded in England (854.8 mm), but slightly lower than the UK average (1,154 mm).
The sunniest part of the year is the period from April to September. December is the darkest month with just 31.5 hours of sunshine.
Bolton (Rochdale) – Weather Averages 1981 – 2010
|Month||Rochdale Average Maximum Temperature (°C)||Rochdale Average Minimum Temperature (°C)||Rochdale Average Sunshine Hours||Rochdale Average Rainfall (mm)|
|Annual Average / Total||12.7||5.8||1,212.4||1,118.6|
England – Weather Averages 1981 – 2010
|Month||England Average Maximum Temperature (°C)||England Average Minimum Temperature (°C)||England Average Sunshine Hours||England Average Rainfall (mm)|
UK – Weather Averages 1981 – 2010
|Month||UK Average Maximum Temperature (°C)||UK Average Minimum Temperature (°C)||UK Average Sunshine Hours||UK Average Rainfall (mm)|