Peak District and Yorkshire Dales Forecast

The Peak district and Yorkshire Dales National Parks and the area immediately between them.

Viewing Weather Forecast for Thursday 22nd February 2018
Forecast last updated on Thursday 22nd February 2018 at 7:32am

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Summary for all mountain areas

Windy Scottish Highlands. Fog will shroud many higher areas morning, but by afternoon this extensive only westernmost Scotland as far north as Skye. There will be a few snow flurries from this cloud. Most terrain frozen, after a widespread frost.

Headline for Peak District and Yorkshire Dales

Light wind; fog gradually clearing the summits.

How windy? (On the summits)

Southerly, 10 to 15mph.

Effect of wind on you?


How Wet?

Precipitation not expected

Cloud on the hills?

All clearing

Patches of fog from valleys up after dawn. By late morning, patches here and there only above 650m, before all clearing.

Chance of cloud free summits?

30% after dawn; by afternoon greater than 90%

Sunshine and air clarity?

Sunshine 'in and out' mainly afternoon. Hazy, particularly lower slopes.

Temperature (at 600m)


And in the valleys

Terrain widely frozen from valleys up morning after a frost. Gradual thawing as temperature rises to 5 or 6C.

Planning Outlook

All mountain areas of Britain from Friday 23rd February 2018

The hills persistently sub-freezing, and most valleys below freezing point night and into the morning, over the next 7 to 10 days. Some fresh snowfall, mainly eastern mountains from Sunday or Monday, but across the west, precipitation will be negligible - and skies often clear of cloud.

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