Blencathra
Weather Forecast, United Kingdom

 

Days 0-3 Blencathra Weather Summary:

Light rain (total 4mm), mostly falling on Sun morning. Very mild (max 11°C on Sat night, min 1°C on Sun night). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the WSW on Sat night, gales from the WNW by Mon night).

Days 3-6 Blencathra Weather Summary:

Light rain (total 3mm) at first, then becoming colder with a dusting of snow on Thu night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 11°C on Tue night, min -3°C on Fri night). Mainly strong winds.

night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM
rain showers
light rain
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
light snow
clear
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
25 WSW25
40 WSW40
35 WNW35
35 NW35
30 NW30
40 WNW40
60 WNW60
60 WNW60
55 NW55
40 NW40
35 NW35
30 WNW30
30 WNW30
35 WNW35
35 W35
35 W35
35 NNW35
35 N35
rain shwrs light rain some clouds clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds cloudy cloudy clear clear clear clear some clouds light snow clear some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
1 3 - - - - - - - - - - - - - 3 - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 1 - -
High °C
11 11 6 3 5 7 9 11 11 11 11 10 9 8 5 4 1 1
Low °C
11 9 5 1 3 6 7 9 10 10 11 10 8 7 4 1 0 -1
Chill °C
8 7 1 -3 0 2 4 7 7 7 8 7 5 4 0 -2 -6 -6
Freezing level m
3750 3050 2600 1100 1250 2300 3100 3600 3550 3700 3600 3550 3400 3150 2150 1500 850 950
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
- 7:52 - - 7:54 - - 7:56 - - 7:58 - - 7:58 - - 8:00 -
Sunset
- - 6:00 - - 5:58 - - 5:55 - - 5:53 - - 5:51 - - 5:49

Issued local time.

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
14.1° C
light rain
Continuous light rain.
2
Calm
(2 kph at 350).
44 km
Kirkland
27 km SW
202m alt.
58 minutes ago
12° C
Dry
14
Light winds from the SSE
(14 kph at 163).
Shap
29 km ESE
249m alt.
56 minutes ago
15.9° C
No report.
24
Moderate winds from the SW
(24 kph at 230).
1000 km
Carlisle (aut)
33 km N
28m alt.
2 hours ago
16.5° C
No report.
1500 km
St.BeesHead (aut)
38 km SW
124m alt.
56 minutes ago
15.9° C
light rain
No report.
20
Moderate winds from the SW
(20 kph at 220).
12 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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