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 2nd August 2015
Forecast last updated on Sunday 2nd August 2015 at 9:16am

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Summary for all mountain areas

A weak warm front will move north, bringing a deterioration over a few hours to rain and low cloud. However, this will only reach N Scotland late in the day, but clearing Wales, N England and into the afternoon S Scotland, to give warm sun. Quickly becoming windy late in day west.

Headline for Peak District and Yorkshire Dales

Soon sunshine; increasingly windy evening. Warm.

How windy? (On the summits)

Soon southerly, 15mph or less, but by evening 20 or toward dusk 30mph.

Effect of wind on you?

Small until almost dusk.

How Wet?

Rain soon clearing; small risk thundery evening

Light rain after dawn. Risk bursts heavy rain and thunder evening northernmost Yorkshire.

Cloud on the hills?

Very little if any by late morning

Patchy cloud will cover higher areas until late morning, and then will all clear.

Chance of cloud free summits?

Soon almost certain

Sunshine and air clarity?

Sunshine will become extensive from south later morning. Very good visibility.

Temperature (at 600m)

10C rising to 17C.

And in the valleys

Rising to 21 to 23C later in the afternoon.

Planning Outlook

All mountain areas of Britain from Monday 3rd August 2015

Monday to Wednesday. Upland gales or near gales; frequent rain western mountains, particularly the W & NW Highlands. Showers elsewhere, least rain S & central Pennines and Wales. A band of persistent rain will come in from the west late Wednesday. Less windy later in the week, but further rain, mostly falling as showers. Less cold through the week.

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