Blackpool Weather Forecast

The seaside town of Blackpool is a popular destination for tourists. Situated on the coast of Lancashire in England, it is known for its sandy beaches, seaside attractions, and lively nightlife.

The weather in Blackpool is typical of the UK climate, with mild summers and cool winters. However, the town is also prone to rainfall and strong winds, so it’s important to check the forecast before heading out.

We’ve got all the latest forecast information right here. Whether you’re looking for today’s weather or planning for the week, we’ve got you covered. Check out the maximum temperature, the chance of rain, and wind speed for today and tomorrow, plus the 5-day forecast. We also offer sunrise and sunset times.

Weather Forecast Today - Blackpool - Saturday 2nd March 2024

The rain will be bucketing down in Blackpool today. The temperature is expected to peak at around 5°C (but it will feel like 1°C due to the wind chill factor).

The odds of it pouring down today are high (around a 91% chance). If you are going outdoors it would be a good idea to take an umbrella. Humidity will be approximately 91%.

The UV Index should be around 1 (low). No sunscreen is needed.

Moderate visibility is anticipated. You should be able to see for 4 to 10 km (2.5 to 6.2 miles). The wind speed today (noon) will be approximately 9 mph (gentle breeze), blowing east north east.

Blackpool South Pier on a sunny day
Blackpool South Pier on a sunny day

Weather Forecast Tonight - Blackpool - Saturday 2nd March 2024

It will be cloudy in Blackpool tonight. The minimum temperature at night is going to be 2°C (but it is going to feel like -1°C).

There is a good chance it will rain tonight (88% to be precise). Humidity will be around 95%.

The wind speed this evening will be approximately 11 mph (gentle breeze), blowing south.

Summer day at Stanley Park, Blackpool
Summer day at Stanley Park

Weather Forecast Tomorrow - Blackpool - Sunday 3rd March 2024

It will be partly cloudy in Blackpool tomorrow. Peak daytime temperature should be approximately 8°C (it will feel like 6 °C).

The odds of it pouring down tomorrow are on the low side (roughly an 12% chance). The humidity level tomorrow will be roughly 75%.

The UV Index tomorrow is going to be 2 (low). You can safely leave the sunscreen at home.

Visibility tomorrow should be very good.

The wind speed at midday should be approximately 7 mph (light breeze), blowing south.

5-Day Forecast For Blackpool

A 5-day weather forecast for Blackpool is shown in the table below.

DateWeather TypeDay Max Temp (°C)Night Min Temp (°C)Chance of Rain (%)Wind Speed (mph)Max UV
Saturday 2nd March - DayHeavy Rain5 - 9191
Saturday 2nd March - NightCloudy - 28811 -
Sunday 3rd March - DayPartly Cloudy8 - 1272
Sunday 3rd March - NightPartly Cloudy - 247 -
Monday 4th March - DayCloudy9 - 12162
Monday 4th March - NightLight Rain - 54813 -
Tuesday 5th March - DayCloudy10 - 1092
Tuesday 5th March - NightClear Night - 337 -
Wednesday 6th March - DayCloudy10 - 14162
Wednesday 6th March - NightCloudy - 61413 -
Great Promenade Show Blackpool
Great Promenade Show

Forecast - Location Details

The weather forecast for Blackpool is based on data provided by the Met Office for the location shown on the map below. The weather in other areas of Blackpool may vary slightly.

Map showing location of Met Office weather station in Blackpool

Sunrise and Sunset

Sunrise time today (Saturday, March 2, 2024) in Blackpool is 6:56 am. Sunset is at 5:51 pm.

The day length today is 10 hours and 55 minutes.

Sunrise time tomorrow (Sunday, March 3, 2024) in Blackpool is 6:54 am. Sunset time is 5:53 pm.

The day length tomorrow is 10 hours and 59 minutes.

Sunrise and sunset times throughout the year can be found here.

Weather in Other Areas of Lancashire

We also offer weather forecasts for other areas of Lancashire.

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