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

Gales

High Likelihood risk

Storm Force Winds

Medium Likelihood risk

Poor Visibility

Medium Likelihood risk

Strong Sunlight

Medium Likelihood risk

Severe Chill Effect

Low Likelihood risk

Heavy Persistent Rain

Low Likelihood risk

Blizzards

No weather warnings in effect

Heavy Snow

No weather warnings in effect

Thunderstorms

No weather warnings in effect

Today: Saturday 04 April

Mainly dry with high cloud. Severe gale to storm force summit winds.

Dry, clear skies in the early though. High cloud through the day, severe gales across the felltops. Cloud thickening in the evening with patchy rain towards midnight.

High.

Visibility

Good then lowering to fair to poor by late evening.

Cloud Free Hill Top

90%, cloud bases well above the summits by day. Broken cloud above 600m by late evening.

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Winds may be 5-10 mph stronger than 900m winds in table across higher summits.

Ground conditions

No recent ground conditions report available.

00:00 - 03:00

Precipitation probability:

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03:00 - 06:00

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06:00 - 09:00

Precipitation probability:

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09:00 - 12:00

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12:00 - 15:00

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15:00 - 18:00

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18:00 - 21:00

Precipitation probability:

10%

21:00 - 24:00

Precipitation probability:

30%

Tomorrow: Sunday

Overnight rain clearing to fresher conditions with sunny spells. Largely clear skies overnight.

Visibility

Poor at first but gradually improving to good or very good by mid-morning.

Hill Fog

40% at first, broken cloud above 500-600m, mainly across southern fells, but increasing to 80-90% by mid-morning.

Max wind

Southwest 40 gusting 50 mph easing to 20-25 mph by early morning.

Temperature

Valleys - 9°C

800m - 5°C

Freezing level - Above summits.

Monday

Dry and bright. Cloud increasing later in the day. Moderate to fresh southwest winds. Freezing level above summits.

Tuesday

Dry and bright with mainly high cloud. Light winds. Freezing levels above summits.

Wednesday

Generally fine and mild with some high cloud. Staying dry. Freezing levels above summits.

Issued: Saturday 4th of April 2020 05:19:15 PM