Peak District Forecast

Viewing Weather Forecast for Tuesday 16th July 2019

The southernmost Pennines, covering the entire Peak District National Park, also extending north to hills accessed from Hebden Bridge, and including the hills immediately north of Manchester.

Forecast last updated on Monday 15th July 2019 at 2:47pm

Summary for all mountain areas

Many places often dry, but there will be a few bursts of rain around, these concentrated toward E/NE Scotland in the afternoon/evening, chance of a rumble of thunder. Cloud often above many hills. Wind fairly light. Feeling warm and quite humid again.

Headline for Peak District

Isolated showers. Hills clear. Light winds.

How windy? (On the summits)

Southwesterly or variable, 10 to 15mph or less.

Effect of wind on you?


How Wet? (Precipitation and its impact)

Chance an isolated shower

Most or all day dry. Chance of local patches of rain western hills in morning. By middle of day into afternoon, scattered brief bursts of rain possible.

Cloud on the hills?

Hills generally clear

Local fragments possible around western slopes in morning.

Chance of cloud free summits?

Soon above 90%

Air clarity (below cloud)

Patches of sunshine. Visibility generally very good; distant slight haze.

Temperature (at 600m)

13 rising to 16C.

And in the valleys

Starting around 14C, rising to 21 to 23C in the afternoon, feeling humid.

Planning Outlook

All mountain areas of Britain from Wednesday 17th July 2019

Pressure will be fairly low, and a southwesterly airflow will prevail later this week and into the weekend. Rain frequent, with some heavy falls at times, with local variations - likely concentrated on Wales/northern England on Friday into Saturday. Cloud often covering hills, although there will be breaks. Wind typically fairly light, but strengthening intermittently. Some days feeling warm and humid, but overall temperatures close to average.