Sunderland weather forecast: Early sunshine set to give way to cloud

The weather in Sunderland is set to start out bright but will soon cloud over on Wednesday, February 19.

Tuesday, 18th February 2020, 7:38 pm
Updated Tuesday, 18th February 2020, 7:47 pm
Sunderland is set for a cloudy day

What will the weather be like in Sunderland this morning?

This morning will start with sunny intervals, but these will soon give way to cloud cover. The temperature will reach 6C by noon.

What about the afternoon?

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The afternoon will then see much of the same, with cloud cover lingering throughout the day. The temperature will remain steady.

What will the weather be like in the evening and overnight in Sunderland?

Early evening will see the cloud cover thicken, becoming overcast, though things should get less gloomy after an hour or so. It should remain dry overnight, with the cloud cover keeping temperatures as high as 9C.

What will the weather be like tomorrow?

Tomorrow is set to start off wet, with heavy rain first thing gradually easing through the morning, giving way to sunny intervals in the afternoon and clear skies by evening. Maximum temperature of 7C.

What is the long-term forecast for the North East?

The Met Office UK outlook for Friday, February 21 to Tuesday, March 3, says: “Occasionally heavy rain is forecast on Friday, then more showery on Saturday. Windy at times.

“Unsettled and often windy conditions are expected to continue with areas of rain moving east across the UK interspersed with brighter, showery interludes.

“Hail and thunder are also possible in the showery interludes with snow at times over northern hills. Temperatures will generally be around average.”