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Lake District Forecast for Saturday

Dry and sunny, some high cloud spoiling the sunshine at times. Feeling very warm.

Visibility

Good with good air clarity

Hill cloud

100% all summits will be clear. Some thin low cloud possible on lower slopes around dawn

Wind

Southerly 25 mph

Temperatures

  • Valley: Plus 13 rising to 25 Celsius
  • At 800m: Plus 15 Celsius
  • Freezing level: Above the summits

Outlook for next few days

Sunday 25 August

Dry with plenty of very warm sunshine. Light winds.

Monday 26 August

Dry and sunny, very warm. Light winds.

Tuesday 27 August

Expected to remain dry and very warm.



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