Lake District Mountain Weather Forecast

Get the latest Lake District mountain forecast right here – updated automatically everyday straight from the MET Office. Here you can browse current mountain weather conditions and then a detailed forecast for the week ahead. The weather can change pretty rapidly in the Lake District and especially once you gain some altitude – bookmark this page so you don’t get caught out by the weather!

Todays Weather warnings

Strong Sunlight

High Likelihood risk

Blizzards

No weather warnings in effect

Heavy Persistent Snow

No weather warnings in effect

Storm Force Winds

No weather warnings in effect

Gales

No weather warnings in effect

Severe Chill Effect

No weather warnings in effect

Poor Visibility

No weather warnings in effect

Thunderstorms

No weather warnings in effect

Heavy Persistent Rain

No weather warnings in effect

Today: Tuesday 09 August

Dry with sunny periods.

Early cloud will clear during the day with long sunny periods developing.

High confidence for a settled and increasingly warm period ahead.

Visibility

Very good visibility throughout the day and only the odd patch of low cloud around 800m in the early morning.

Cloud Free Hill Top

95%, the odd patch of low cloud is possible in the morning.

View

Nothing to add.

Ground conditions

No recent ground conditions report available.

06:00 - 09:00

Precipitation probability:

<05%

09:00 - 12:00

Precipitation probability:

<05%

12:00 - 15:00

Precipitation probability:

<05%

15:00 - 18:00

Precipitation probability:

<05%

18:00 - 21:00

Precipitation probability:

<05%

21:00 - 24:00

Precipitation probability:

<05%

Tomorrow: Wednesday

A bright and sunny day with very little cloud, becoming increasingly warm.

Visibility

Very little cloud cover and very good visibility expected.

Hill Fog

100%

Max wind

Variable direction 5-10mph

Temperature

Valleys - Plus 14 rising to 22 Celsius.

800m - Plus 11 rising to 18 Celsius.

Freezing level - Above all summits.

Thursday

Another very settled day with lots of sunshine and feeling warm in the light winds. Strong sunlight likely to be a hazard.

Friday

Sunny and becoming very warm on the fells. Light winds and very good visibility.

Saturday

The settled conditions expected to continue into the weekend and feeling very warm with a lot of sunshine and light winds.

Issued: Tuesday 9th of August 2022 01:20:00 AM