Wigan monthly weather averages

Average daytime temperature

The bar chart below shows the average monthly peak daytime temperatures at Wigan

Wigan average temperature chart (Celsius) Wigan average temperature chart (Fahrenheit)
Average monthly temperatures in Wigan (degrees centigrade and fahrenheit)
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
°C 5.7 5.8 8.1 10.8 14.6 17.3 18.6 18.4 16.2 12.9 8.6 6.4
°F 42.2 42.4 46.5 51.5 58.3 63.2 65.4 65.2 61.2 55.2 47.4 43.6

Please note: these are the average peak daytime temperatures (usually around mid-afternoon) so do not show daytime / night highs and lows. To see the daily range of temperatures have a look at the temperature max / min chart below.

Average rainfall & rainy days

The graph below shows the average rainfall and number of rainy days per month.

Wigan monthly rainfall chart (mm) Wigan monthly rainfall chart (inches)
Average monthly rainfall in Wigan (mm and inches)
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
mm 103 70 86 70 75 84 80 105 105 118 113 110
inches 4.1 2.8 3.4 2.8 3 3.3 3.2 4.1 4.1 4.6 4.5 4.3
Rainy days 20 15 17 15 16 15 14 17 17 18 19 20

Average daily sunshine

The bar chart below shows the average daily sunshine hours in Wigan

Wigan average daily sunshine chart
Average daily sunshine Wigan
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Hrs sunshine 1.6 2.5 3.4 5 6.3 6.6 5.9 5.6 4.3 3.1 2.1 1.5

Day / night temperatures

The graph below shows the daily range of temperatures for each month.

Wigan average minimum / maximum temperatures (Celsius) Wigan average minimum / maximum temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Maximum and minimum daily temperatures in Wigan (degrees centigrade and fahrenheit)
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C 0.8 0.7 2 3.6 6.6 9.5 11.3 11.2 9.4 7 3.3 1.7
Max °C 5.8 5.9 8.2 11 14.8 17.5 18.8 18.6 16.4 13.1 8.7 6.6
Min °F 33.4 33.3 35.6 38.5 43.9 49.1 52.3 52.2 48.9 44.5 37.9 35
Max °F 37.9 37.9 41.2 45.1 51.3 56.3 59 58.8 55.2 50 42.8 39.4

Sea temperature

The graph below shows the average sea temperature.

Wigan average sea temperature chart (Celsius) Wigan average sea temperature chart (Fahrenheit)
Average sea temperature around Wigan in degrees centigrade and fahrenheit
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
°C 8.3 7.3 7.2 8 10 12.3 14.4 15.3 14.7 13.4 11.7 9.9
°F 46.9 45.1 44.9 46.5 49.9 54.2 57.9 59.5 58.4 56 53 49.8

Wind speed

The graph below shows the average wind speed.

Wigan average winspeed by month (km/h) Wigan average winspeed by month (mph)
Average wind speed in Wigan (mph and kmh)
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
km/h 19 19 19 18 17 16 15 16 16 17 18 18
mph 12 12 12 11 11 10 9 10 10 10 11 11

A monthly average windspeed of over 16km/h or 10mph suggests a location is fairly windy.

Relative humidity

The graph below shows the average relative humidity.

Wigan relative humidity averages
Average relative humidity in Wigan
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
89% 88% 83% 80% 76% 79% 80% 82% 84% 87% 88% 91%

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Wigan weather stats

Wigan weather statistics
Hottest month: July 18.6°C 65.5°F
Driest month: February 70mm 2.8ins
Sunniest month: May 6.3hrs
Coldest month: January 5.7°C 42.3°F
Wettest month: October 118mm 4.6ins
Warmest sea: August 15.3°C 59.5°F
Map showing location of Wigan (53.53333, -2.61667)

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