Preston predicted to be in top 10 wettest locations this autumn

Posted on - 19th October, 2022 - 12:00pm | Author - | Posted in - Preston News, Preston weather
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Preston is predicted to be in the top ten wettest UK locations this autumn according to new analysis.


Lottery Critic looked at monthly weather data for the past 10 years.

The results placed Preston in seventh place, with 121mm of rainfall predicted.

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Preston is joined in the top ten by various other north west places including Bolton and Blackburn.


The full top ten is as follows:

1 Inverness – 168mm
2 Morecambe – 135mm
3 Bolton – 132
4 Bury 129
5 Abertawe – 128mm
6 Rochdale – 127mm
7 Preston – 121 mm
8 Paisley – 119mm
9= Blackburn- 118mm
9= Oldham – 118mm

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