It looks like the sun will be fighting to make an appearance this May Bank Holiday weekend.Advertisement
Prestonians finishing work on Friday for the long weekend will have a grey evening to endure first.
Luckily things should soon start to look up. Here’s our day-by-day guide for what to expect from the weather.
Saturday 4 May
Morning – Get up early for the only full-on sunshine this weekend. After 9am the sun is only appearing in intervals.
Afternoon – The temperature climbs from a low of two degrees overnight to 11 degrees by mid-afternoon.
Evening – Sunny intervals remain until sunset at 8.46pm. While there’s a moderate breeze we shouldn’t see any rain during Saturday.
Sunday 5 May
Morning – The sun is playing hide and seek behind the clouds from sunrise at 5.28am. It’s nine degrees by 11am.
Afternoon – More sunny intervals and a maximum two per cent chance of rain. As on Saturday the highest temperature is 11 degrees.
Evening – Dry and partly cloudy, the temperature drops to seven degrees once the sun has set by 9pm.
Monday 6 May
Morning – Starting off with sunny intervals but the sun is behind the clouds by 9am. There’s a seven per cent chance of rain, the highest all weekend.
Afternoon – There’s a gentle breeze and a high temperature of 11 degrees from 2pm to 5pm. The sun reappears intermittently from 4pm.
Evening – Those sunny intervals continue until sunset at 8.50pm. The temperature drops to eight degrees around 9pm.
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