Helvellyn
Weather Forecast, United Kingdom

 

Days 0-3 Helvellyn Weather Summary:

A dusting of snow turning to light rain (total 3mm) on Sat afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Sat afternoon, min -3°C on Thu night). Winds increasing (fresh winds from the SSE on Fri morning, severe gales from the SSE by Sat morning).

Days 3-6 Helvellyn Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Sat night. Becoming milder with heavy rain (total 22mm) on Tue morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Mon night, min -1°C on Sat night). Winds increasing (light winds from the NW on Sat night, stormy winds from the SSE by Tue morning).

night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
snow showers
light snow
heavy snow
cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
clear
partially cloudy
light rain
heavy rain
moderate snow
Wind km/h
65 SSE65
65 SSE65
55 SSE55
30 SSE30
30 SSE30
35 SSE35
40 SSE40
70 SSE70
65 SSE65
20 NW20
70 WNW70
40 WSW40
30 SW30
25 SSW25
40 SSW40
70 S70
95 SSE95
80 SSE80
some clouds clear clear clear clear clear some clouds snow shwrs light snow heavy snow cloudy some clouds snow shwrs clear some clouds light rain heavy rain mod. snow
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - 3 - - - - - - 5 17 -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - 1 1 18 - - 1 - - - - 10
High °C
0 -1 -1 -2 -2 -2 -1 0 3 2 -1 -1 -1 0 2 4 3 2
Low °C
-2 -1 -1 -3 -3 -2 -3 0 2 -1 -1 -1 -1 -1 1 3 3 1
Chill °C
-8 -10 -10 -10 -10 -10 -10 -9 -3 -5 -11 -9 -8 -7 -5 -4 -6 -4
Freezing level m
650 600 800 350 0 500 400 800 1750 1050 850 850 800 800 1150 1650 1550 1150
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
0-1-1-2-2-2-1032-1-1-102432333132124555454986
Sunrise
- 8:25 - - 8:26 - - 8:26 - - 8:27 - - 8:29 - - 8:30 -
Sunset
- - 3:45 - - 3:45 - - 3:45 - - 3:45 - - 3:45 - - 3:45

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Helvellyn at the specific elevation of 950 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Helvellyn. 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)
13 km WNW
81m alt.
1 hour ago
4.0° C
No report.
20
Moderate winds from the SSE
(20 kph at 130).
45 km
Shap
22 km E
249m alt.
1 hour ago
2.1° C
No report.
37
Fresh winds from the SE
(37 kph at 160).
40 km
Kirkland
27 km WSW
202m alt.
59 minutes ago
3° C
Dry
19
Light winds from the SE
(19 kph at 128).
Ellesmere
34 km E
100m alt.
56 minutes ago
2° C
-
13
Light winds from the E
(13 kph at 100).
St. Bees Head (aut)
38 km WSW
124m alt.
1 hour ago
3.0° C
No report.
59
Near gales from the SSE
(59 kph at 140).
50 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 Helvellyn and within an acceptable time window.

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