Peak District and Yorkshire Dales Forecast

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

Viewing Weather Forecast for Tuesday 3rd May 2016
Forecast last updated on Monday 2nd May 2016 at 3:54pm

Tomorrow | Wednesday | Thursday

How windy? (On the summits)

Westerly, In morning 25mph although nearer 30mph higher tops Yorkshire Dales NP. Will slowly drop toward 20mph.

Effect of wind on you?

Becoming small.

How Wet?

Risk fo showers

A few showers mainly morning north from Saddleworth Moor.

Cloud on the hills?

Very little

Summits widely free of cloud after patches form higher tops for several hours after dawn.

Chance of cloud free summits?

Almost certain

Sunshine and air clarity?

Patchwork of sunshine. Excellent visibility.

Temperature (at 600m)

3C; rising to 5 to 7C, warmest Peak District late afternoon.

And in the valleys

Slight frost some here and there at dawn. Will rise to 12 to 14 Celsius in afternoon.

Planning Outlook

All mountain areas of Britain from Wednesday 4th May 2016

Increasingly warm most or all mountains in England and Wales. Substantially dry, although risk of low cloud and drizzle near N Irish Sea Thursday and bursts of heavier rain later Friday. In Scotland, windy with rain intermittently, mainly W & NW Highlands. Warm everywhere next weekend. Areas of heavy rain and thunderstorms will move north on Saturday. Drier Sunday before more thunderstorms form western mountains Sunday.

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Mountaineering Council of Scotland sportscotland Association of Mountaineering Instructions