Peak District Forecast

The southernmost Pennines, covering the entire Peak District National Park, also extending north to hills accessed from Hebden Bridge, and including the hills immediately north of Manchester.

Viewing Weather Forecast for Monday 24th June 2019
Forecast last updated on Sunday 23rd June 2019 at 3:09pm

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Summary for all mountain areas

A warm and humid day with extensive low cloud affecting many hills and pulses of thundery rain moving north through the morning followed by further clusters of showers or thunderstorms. Becoming largely dry through the afternoon across Wales as winds veer southwesterly. Best of the cloud breaks will be towards the west coast.

Headline for Peak District

Very humid. Risk of thunderstorms. Cloud lowering in rain.

How windy? (On the summits)

Southerly 10-20mph; strongest at dawn

Effect of wind on you?


How Wet? (Precipitation and its impact)

Risk thunderstorms.

Dry over many hours, risk of clusters of showers/scattered thunderstorms developing during the day.

Cloud on the hills?

Lowering widely in rain.

Fog may be extensive after dawn from lower slopes up. Will improve as the cloud lifts and breaks, with summits likely to clear. However, patches will reform at varying heights during rain.

Chance of cloud free summits?

Lifting to 70%

Air clarity (below cloud)

Patches of sunshine developing. Murky, visibility reduced considerably by rain, and a general haze at best.

Temperature (at 600m)

15 to 18C, very humid.

And in the valleys

Rising from 17C to a muggy 24C.

Planning Outlook

All mountain areas of Britain from Tuesday 25th June 2019

A very warm and humid week ahead, will become hot and exceptionally humid for a few days from around the middle of the week with the risk of isolated bursts of rain/thunderstorms; although many areas will miss these and stay dry. Some periods of low cloud across the hills; especially focused across eastern hills. Winds from an east or southeasterly direction and blustery at times. Increasing risk of a thundery breakdown over the weekend with fresher conditions arriving from the west.

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