Peak District and Yorkshire Dales Forecast

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

Viewing Weather Forecast for Sunday 26th March 2017
Forecast last updated on Saturday 25th March 2017 at 12:01pm

Tomorrow | Monday | Tuesday

How windy? (On the summits)

Easterly; 20 to 25mph, although 30mph locally Peak District.

Effect of wind on you?

Will impede ease of walking some higher areas

How Wet?

No rain

Cloud on the hills?

Little if any

Fragments of cloud may rarely shroud tops above 500m temporarily after dawn and also toward evening.

Chance of cloud free summits?

Greater than 90%

Sunshine and air clarity?

Bright sunshine although it may cloud over toward dusk. Excellent visibility.

Temperature (at 600m)

4 rising to 5 to 8C, warmest western summits. Frost until after dawn some valleys.

And in the valleys

Slight frost some valleys at dawn. Will rise to 12 to 15 Celsius in afternoon, warmest western valleys.

Planning Outlook

All mountain areas of Britain from Monday 27th March 2017

Extensive cloud across the mountains next week, and from Tuesday rain from time to time. The low cloud will only reach the NW Highlands north of about Skye and Knoydart and perhaps the Cairngorms after Wednesday or Thursday. Temperatures on the mountains persistently above freezing point almost all week although there may be one or two brief periods of freeze late in the week on the Scottish Munros.

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