Follow MountainWeather on Twitter
Follow MWIS on Facebook

Peak District and Yorkshire Dales

Support the free distribution of this forecast by visiting our sponsors website.

Select forecast - Tomorrow / Saturday / Sunday

Viewing forecast for Thursday, 24th April, 2014

Forecast last reviewed on Thursday, 24/04/14 at 15:36

Click here to access the PDF version of the forecast.

Headline, Peak District and Yorkshire Dales

Light wind. Scattered heavy showers; sunshine.

How Windy?

Southerly, 10mph or less.

Effect Of Wind?


How Wet?

Heavy showers; risk lightning

From about midday, scattered heavy showers; small risk thunder.

Cloud on the hills?

Very little if any

Cloud only rarely on the summits near and after showers.

Chance of cloud free Summits?

Almost certain

Sunshine and air clarity?

Patches of bright sun, particularly morning. Visibility excellent - much less haze.

Temperature (at 600m)

6C rising to 10C.

And in the valleys

Will rise to 14 to 16C in the afternoon.

Planning Outlook for all mountain areas from Saturday, 26th April, 2014

Windy on the mountains (particularly Wales and Scottish Highlands) and areas of low cloud and rain on Saturday. Less windy, and generally showery on Sunday, though the low cloud will persist on some eastern mountains. Early next week, over 2 or 3 days turning colder from the north. There will be showers, but by about Thursday substantially dry with the air very clear. Thaw of snow will cease (except where in the sun) for 2 or 3 days, and in valleys, there may well be overnight frost.

Site managed, edited and copyright