The Lake District weather forecast

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Met Office forecast for Sunday

Issued 21 September at 01:30

Any early mist or fog will clear by the morning, leaving a pleasant and dry day with prolonged periods of sunshine. Some higher cloud may develop for a time in the afternoon but these should quickly disperse. Remaining fine until the end of the day with clear spells.

0600 to 0900

Sunny intervals 0% chance of precipitation

0900 to 1200

Sunny 0% chance of precipitation

1200 to 1500

Sunny intervals 0% chance of precipitation

1500 to 1800

Sunny 0% chance of precipitation

1800 to 2100

Clear sky 0% chance of precipitation 0

2100 to 2400

Partly cloudy 0% chance of precipitation

Visibility

Any early morning mist or fog, soon will clear, leaving another day with excellent panoramic views and with all hills in sight, seen probably with great detail.

Hill fog

Occasional patches around 200m will disperse through the morning.

Wind at 500m

Northerly 15-20mph with gusts up to 30mph, becoming northwesterly 10mph through the evening.

Temperatures

  • Valleys/low level: Plus 7 Celsius rising to plus 17 Celsius before falling back to plus 7 Celsius.
  • At 900m: Around plus 5 Celsius rising Plus 8 Celsius later in the day.
  • Freezing level: Above the summits.

Daylight

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Hazards

Storm force winds

No risk

Gales

No risk

Severe chill effect

No risk

Persistent extensive hill fog

No risk

Thunderstorms

No risk

Heavy persistent rain

No risk

Strong sunlight

Medium risk - It will feel warm and humid with a risk of sunburn and dehydration on long treks.

Blizzards

No risk

Heavy snow

No risk

Forecast for Monday

Another dry day with prolonged bright or sunny spells. Feeling pleasantly warm during the day but chilly in the evening and overnight.

Visibility

A very good day with some fine panoramas to be had with the tops standing out well against the blue of the sky.

Hill fog

Occasional patches down to 700m mainly in northeastern fells of the park, clearing during the early morning.

Wind at 500m

Northwesterly 10-15mph with gusts up to 25mph, becoming southwesterly 20mph gusting around 30mph.

Temperatures

  • Valleys/low level: Plus 7 Celsius rising to plus 18 Celsius before falling to plus 8 Celsius towards the end of the day.
  • At 900m: Plus 8 Celsius dropping around plus 5 Celsius by the morning
  • Freezing level Above the summits.

Outlook for next few days

Tuesday

Dry at first but becoming cloudy as a band of rain will spread from the northwest by Tuesday morning. This will clear later for a time but further outbreaks of rain or showers will follow. Light to moderate southwesterly winds becoming strong northwesterly.

Wednesday

Showers or outbreaks of rain at first will clear by Wednesday morning, leaving dry but cloudy conditions for the rest of the day. Strong northwesterly winds becoming strong southwesterly.

Thursday

Dry at first with some outbreaks of rain affecting the park later for the rest of the period. Strong southwesterly becoming strong westerly later with a risk of gales.

Recent conditions

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