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Lake District Forecast for Sunday

Dry and sunny. Much less windy than on Saturday but still cold at height.

Visibility

Very good with good air clarity.

Hill cloud

Ridges and summits expected to be clear of cloud.

Wind

Northerly 15 mph

Temperatures

  • Valley: Plus 2 rising to 13 Celsius
  • At 800m: Plus 1 rising to 6 Celsius
  • Freezing level: 1000 to 1300 metres.

Outlook for next few days

Monday 28 September

Low cloud and rain spreading from the west through the morning, turning mostly dry and brighter through the afternoon.

Tuesday 29 September

Mainly dry and sunny.

Wednesday 30 September

Cloudy at times with the chance of some showery rain, drier later.

An overview of weather in the Lake District

Summer:

The summer season in the Lake District actually runs from March to October. The driest period runs between March and June.

The weather is renowned for changing rapidly and rainfall is a predominant feature. The wettest area in the Lake District is known as Sprinkling Tarn which receives approximately 5000mm of rainfall every year!

Make the most of the summer on a guided walk or navigation course

Winter:

The wettest months run from October to January.

Snowfall typically falls from November to March. The valleys of the Lake District receive around 20 days of snow and 200 days of rain per year.

Enjoy the fells safely on a winter skills course