Brecon Beacons Forecast

Also includes all higher summits in southern half of Wales.

Viewing Weather Forecast for Thursday 29th June 2017
Forecast last updated on Wednesday 28th June 2017 at 10:48pm

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Summary for all mountain areas

Low pressure will bring an unseasonably windy day across Scotland with severe upland gales, significant wind chill and rain, which will be incessant across the east Highlands. Across England and Wales, rain and drizzle on and off with extensive low cloud, but winds easing during afternoon.

Headline for Brecon Beacons

Drizzly rain, cloud fairly extensive on hills

How windy? (On the summits)

North to northwesterly, 15 to 25mph, highest western most hills.

Effect of wind on you?

Mostly small

How Wet?

Drizzly rain occasionally

Rain and drizzle now and again through much of the day, but rarely heavy. Some areas, most likely eastern Brecon Beacons and Black Mountains, may see very little all day.

Cloud on the hills?

Fairly extensive

Many hills will be shrouded in cloud for much of the day, especially hills east of the A470. Further east, especially The Black Mountains, may well see breaks to near or above tops during the afternoon.

Chance of cloud free summits?

40%

Sunshine and air clarity?

Little or no sun. Visibility occasionally good, but reduced in drizzly rain.

How Cold? (at 750m)

8 to 9C

Freezing Level

Above tops

Planning Outlook

All mountain areas of Britain from Friday 30th June 2017

Further low pressure systems over the Atlantic will extend across northern Britain during this weekend. Rain or showers frequent, at times persistent, often accompanied by blustery winds - gale force on higher tops some days. Temperatures rather cool, particularly in Scotland. Next week is expected to remain changeable, with occasional rain, but some drier and brighter days, and temperatures should become warmer.

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