Sunderland weather forecast: It’s going to be a cold day for the city

The weather for Wednesday, February 12 is set to see a chilly start with some showers and while the afternoon may bring sunshine, temperatures will drop to a cold 1C by late evening.

Tuesday, 11th February 2020, 7:34 pm
Walkers brave the cold easterly winds as they walk along Seaburn Promenade.

What will the weather be like in Sunderland this morning?

This morning will see further winds alongside some wintry showers.

It will be a cold start with temperatures of 3C.

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What about this afternoon?

Conditions are likely to ease through the day, and the afternoon will see sunshine and lighter winds.

Maximum temperatures will reach 5C and wind gusts will reach a maximum of 37mph.

What will the weather be like this evening and tonight in Sunderland?

Despite, sunnier weather temperatures it will remain cold.

Wind speeds will ease off off to 16mph and temperatures will drop to a cold 1C.

What will the weather be like tomorrow?

Thursday, February 13 will turn wet and windy with heavy rain which will be preceded by hill snow.

Maximum temperatures will reach 5C and wind gusts could reach 36mph.

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

The Met Office UK outlook for Sunday, February 16 to Tuesday, February 25 said: “At the beginning of this period, unsettled conditions are expected to dominate, often giving strong winds with spells of rain at times, interspersed with brighter, showery interludes.

“In particular a very windy, wet spell of weather looks increasingly likely to continue this Sunday, giving widespread gales.

“Temperatures will mostly stay above normal, with colder interludes remaining brief.”