Peak District and Yorkshire Dales Forecast

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

Viewing Weather Forecast for Saturday 1st October 2016
Forecast last updated on Saturday 1st October 2016 at 8:08am

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Summary for all mountain areas

Areas of rain and showers associated with a shallow low will cross Wales and may later affect Peak District. Elsewhere isolated showers, almost windless, superb visibility and extensive bright sunshine.

Headline for Peak District and Yorkshire Dales

Widely almost windless. Risk showers. Excellent visibility.

How windy? (On the summits)

Direction will vary 10mph.

Effect of wind on you?


How Wet?

Risk isolated showers

Much of or all the region dry all day. Isolated showers. Small risk during the afternoon areas of rain may develop across Peak District, locally heavy.

Cloud on the hills?

Very little if any

Most or all summits cloud free. A few fragments of cloud may drift across some higher summits from time to time in morning.

Chance of cloud free summits?

Almost certain by late morning

Sunshine and air clarity?

Areas of bright sunshine; most sun Yorkshire Dales NP. Excellent or superb visibility; local fog patches some valleys and higher slopes in morning will soon clear.

Temperature (at 600m)


And in the valleys

13 to 15C.

Planning Outlook

All mountain areas of Britain from Sunday 2nd October 2016

Overall substantially dry through next week, and summits often free of cloud. Intermittently windy, most frequently Scottish Highlands. However, some rain from time to time, mostly NW Highlands, but particularly Wales and Pennines, very little all week. Not cold.

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