Blencathra weather

Blencathra
Weather Forecast, United Kingdom

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Blencathra Weather (Days 0-3):

Moderate rain (total 14mm), heaviest on Tue morning giving way to a moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Tue afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 8°C on Tue afternoon, min -2°C on Wed morning). Winds increasing (light winds from the WSW on Mon night, extremely windy from the SW by Tue afternoon).

(Days 3-6):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Fri night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Thu night, min -4°C on Sat afternoon). Mainly gales.

night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM
partially cloudy
moderate rain
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
light snow
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
clear
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
30 SW30
90 SSW90
115 SW115
60 W60
55 WSW55
40 W40
45 W45
40 SSW40
65 SSE65
10 WSW10
45 NNW45
60 WNW60
45 W45
70 W70
65 W65
30 SW30
15 W15
35 SSW35
some clouds mod. rain light snow snow shwrs snow shwrs some clouds some clouds snow shwrs light snow some clouds cloudy some clouds snow shwrs some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs clear some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- 9 5 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - 4 1 1 - - 1 5 - - - 3 - 1 1 - -
High °C
3 7 8 0 -2 -2 -2 0 1 1 1 1 -1 -2 -3 -3 -2 -1
Low °C
1 5 0 -1 -2 -2 -2 -1 1 0 1 0 -2 -3 -4 -4 -2 -1
Chill °C
-4 0 1 -9 -11 -10 -10 -9 -8 -7 -7 -7 -8 -12 -13 -10 -6 -8
Freezing level m
1250 2150 2150 750 650 600 550 600 1050 900 1050 950 650 550 500 350 200 650
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
- 8:22 - - 8:23 - - 8:25 - - 8:26 - - 8:26 - - 8:27 -
Sunset
- - 3:45 - - 3:45 - - 3:45 - - 3:45 - - 3:45 - - 3:45

Blencathra Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Blencathra is: Moderate rain (total 14mm), heaviest on Tue morning giving way to a moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Tue afternoonFreeze-thaw conditions (max 8°C on Tue afternoon, min -2°C on Wed morning)Winds increasing (light winds from the WSW on Mon night, extremely windy from the SW by Tue afternoon).

Blencathra Weather (Days 3-6):

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Fri nightFreeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Thu night, min -4°C on Sat afternoon)Mainly gales.

This table gives the weather forecast for Blencathra at the specific elevation of 868 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Blencathra. To see the weather forecasts for the other elevations, use the tab navigation above the table. For a wider overview of the weather, consult the Weather Map of United Kingdom.

Live conditions reported by 5 closest weather stations

Weather StationTemp.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Keswick(aut)
7 km SW
81m alt.
56 minutes ago
7.5° C
-
19
Light winds from the SE
(19 kph at 160).
48 km
Kirkland
27 km SW
202m alt.
2 hours ago
6° C
Dry
31
Fresh winds from the S
(31 kph at 188).
Shap
29 km ESE
249m alt.
56 minutes ago
4.0° C
-
33
Fresh winds from the S
(33 kph at 190).
46 km
Egremont
35 km SSW
58m alt.
2 hours ago
7° C
Dry
Wind obs. (5 kph from 135 degs) was rejected
.
St.BeesHead (aut)
38 km SW
124m alt.
56 minutes ago
5.8° C
-
43
Strong winds from the SE
(43 kph at 160).
36 km

* NOTE: not all weather observatories update at the same frequency which is the reason why some locations may show data from stations that are further away than known closer ones. We also include passing Ship data if it is recorded close to Blencathra and within an acceptable time window.

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