The Blackpool Tower is 158m high and was opened in 1891. However, due to incorrect painting, the tower started to corrode and was nearly demolished. Instead, it was replaced (1921-24) and consists of 2,500 tonnes of cast iron and almost 100 tonnes of steel.
The tower consists of a number of attractions:
- The viewing platform with a clear glass section of the floor.
- The Tower Ballroom.
- The aquarium.
- The Tower Circus.
Blackpool Tower 7 day weather forecast, weather in Blackpool, Lancashire
Expect a temp in the range 6.5℃ to 7.8℃ with wind speed 13.6 m/sec (NNW)
Expect a temp in the range 5.6℃ to 7℃ with wind speed 13.7 m/sec (NNW)
Expect a temp in the range 4.6℃ to 5.2℃ with wind speed 3.5 m/sec (SSE)
Expect a temp in the range 6.2℃ to 7℃ with wind speed 9.8 m/sec (WNW)
Expect a temp in the range 4.8℃ to 5℃ with wind speed 9.4 m/sec (SSE)
Expect a temp in the range 4.9℃ to 5.7℃ with wind speed 7.2 m/sec (NE)
Expect a temp in the range 4.3℃ to 5.3℃ with wind speed 2.1 m/sec (SSE)
Blackpool weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK
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