Lake District weather forecast for Saturday 19 June
Issued: 19 June at 03:21
Mainly dry and bright.
Lake District Weather
Patchy low cloud early morning will lift and clear during the morning with bright skies and the occasional sunny spell. It will be mostly dry, but the odd shower is possible. Cloud thickening in the evening.
Mostly good or very good, perhaps poor in any early low cloud, patches with base around 600 possible at first, but most cloud above the summits.
Chance of Cloud Free Hill Top
|Time||06:00 - 09:00||09:00 - 12:00||12:00 - 15:00||15:00 - 18:00||18:00 - 21:00||21:00 - 24:00|
|Chance of precipitation||10%||10%||20%||20%||10%||10%|
|Max gusts (mph)||10||13||12||11||11||18|
|Max gusts (mph)||13||16||17||15||14||20|
|Max gusts (mph)||15||18||19||18||16||26|
|Max gusts (mph)||15||16||20||19||18||27|
Lake District Forecast for Sunday
Rather cloudy but some bright spells in the afternoon, clear spells developing around dusk. Dry throughout.
Mainly good or very good, but moderate in any rain. Cloud mainly above the summits, but patches 600 to 900m possible early in the day and in any rain.
Chance of cloud free hill
East or Northeast 10 to 15mph, gusting 25mph.
- Valley: Plus 10 Celsius rising to 16 Celsius
- At 800m: Plus 5 to 10 Celsius
- Freezing level: Above the summits.
Outlook for next few days
Monday 21 June
Plenty of dry and bright weather expected, but still the chance of some showery outbreaks of rain. Moderate northeast winds over the summits.
Tuesday 22 June
Dry and bright with sunny or clear spells. Light or moderate northerly winds over the summits.
Wednesday 23 June
Dry and bright with sunny or clear spells. Light northwesterly winds over the summits.
An overview of weather in the Lake District
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!
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.