Helvellyn
Weather Forecast, United Kingdom

 

Days 0-3 Helvellyn Weather Summary:

Drizzle at first, then turning colder with dusting of snow on Mon morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 6°C on Sat night, min -1°C on Mon afternoon). Winds increasing (strong winds from the SW on Sat morning, severe gales from the SSW by Sun morning).

Days 3-6 Helvellyn Weather Summary:

A dusting of snow. Milder later with heavy rain (total 38mm) on Tue night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 7°C on Thu morning, min -1°C on Tue morning). Winds decreasing (gales from the SW on Wed afternoon, fresh winds from the WSW by Thu morning).

AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
rain showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
cloudy
light snow
heavy rain
light rain
light rain
rain showers
light rain
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
40 SW40
55 SW55
65 SSW65
75 SSW75
60 SSW60
70 SW70
50 SW50
65 SW65
45 W45
35 WSW35
55 SW55
55 SW55
55 SW55
70 SW70
45 WSW45
35 WSW35
40 SW40
35 SSW35
cloudy some clouds some clouds rain shwrs some clouds some clouds light snow snow shwrs snow shwrs cloudy light snow heavy rain light rain light rain rain shwrs light rain some clouds some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- - - 1 - - - - - - 3 26 1 4 1 3 - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - 2 1 1 - 1 - - - - - - -
High °C
2 5 6 6 2 1 1 1 0 0 3 6 4 4 6 7 7 6
Low °C
2 4 6 4 1 1 0 -1 -1 -1 2 4 4 4 2 7 7 5
Chill °C
-5 -2 -1 -1 -6 -8 -7 -7 -8 -8 -5 0 -3 -4 1 2 2 1
Freezing level m
1250 1450 2100 2000 1250 1050 1050 850 950 800 1250 2150 1800 1700 1350 2450 2900 2950
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
256621110036446776991199766667109999109
Sunrise
7:31 - - 7:28 - - 7:26 - - 7:24 - - 7:22 - - 7:20 - -
Sunset
- 5:21 - - 5:22 - - 5:24 - - 5:27 - - 5:29 - - 5:30 -

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.
48 minutes ago
9.6° C
No report.
11
Light winds from the WSW
(11 kph at 240).
45 km
Shap
22 km E
249m alt.
48 minutes ago
6.9° C
-
33
Fresh winds from the SW
(33 kph at 220).
42 km
Kirkland
27 km WSW
202m alt.
1 hour ago
7° C
Dry
18
Light winds from the SSW
(18 kph at 204).
Ellesmere
34 km E
100m alt.
1 hour ago
8° C
Dry
2
Calm
(2 kph at 57).
St. Bees Head (aut)
38 km WSW
124m alt.
48 minutes ago
7.3° C
No report.
22
Moderate winds from the SSW
(22 kph at 200).
30 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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