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St. Bees Head (nearest observation site to Distington)

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Distington forecast
Sat 29 Aug 2015
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Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast
15.2 14.9 16.0 15.0 16.0 15.6 15.2 14.7 14.9 14.4 14.2 14.0 13.9 13.6
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SSW 18 SSW 19 SW 18 SSW 18 SSW 16 SSW 18 SSW 14 SSW 15 SSW 16 SSW 16 SSW 15 SSW 15 SW 15 SW 13
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G G G G G G G G G G G G G G
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87% 88% 90% 87% 87% 89% 90% 91% 89% 92% 96% 98% 97% 97%
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1016 1016 1016 1016 1016 1017 1017 1016 1017 1017 1017 1017 1018 1018
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Sun 30 Aug 2015
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Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy
13.7 13.6 13.3 13.4 12.5 13.1 12.8 13.3 13.7 14.1 14.6
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SSW 8 SSW 8 SSW 9 SSW 7 S 5 S 5 SW 6 WSW 6 W 5 W 5 W 6
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G G G M P M VG VG VG VG VG
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100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 98% 98% 92% 89%
Pressure (hPa) arrow down
1018 1018 1018 1018 1018 1018 1018 1018 1019 1019 1019
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R R R S F S R R R R R
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Issued at: 1000 on Sun 30 Aug 2015

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Extremes

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North West England extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Preston Moor Park 21.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Warcop 15.5 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Blencathra 11.4 °C
Highest rainfall Blencathra 22.0 mm
Sunniest Morecambe 8.8 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Gravesend 23.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 13.4 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Shobdon 8.3 °C
Highest rainfall Blencathra 22.0 mm
Sunniest Valley 10.2 hours

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Highest maximum temperature - (0900 to 2100 on the date shown)

Lowest maximum temperature - (0900 to 2100 on the date shown)

Lowest minimum temperature - (2100 on the previous day to 0900 on the date shown)

Highest rainfall -(2100 on the previous day to 2100 on the date shown)

Sunniest - (2100 on the previous day to 2100 on the date shown)

The information shown is initial data as it is received; observations are subject to final quality control after publication on this website. This is particularly the case for rainfall totals during snow events.

Issued at: 0002 on Sun 30 Aug 2015

Weather map

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Weather observation map for Distington

Distington Distington – Cloudy 54.59903 -3.53465
Carlisle Carlisle – Overcast 54.933 -2.963
Eskdalemuir Eskdalemuir – Cloudy 55.311 -3.206
Shap Shap – Sunny day 54.501 -2.684
Ronaldsway Ronaldsway – Cloudy 54.0849 -4.6321
West Freugh (ESAWS) West Freugh (ESAWS) – Sunny intervals 54.859 -4.936
Prestwick RNAS Prestwick RNAS – Cloudy 55.515 -4.585
Crosby Crosby – Overcast 53.497 -3.056
Drumalbin Drumalbin – Cloudy 55.627 -3.735
Redesdale Camp (SAMOS) Redesdale Camp (SAMOS) – Cloudy 55.285 -2.279
Leeming Leeming – Overcast 54.296 -1.53
Albemarle Albemarle – Sunny day 55.02 -1.88
Glasgow/Bishopton Glasgow/Bishopton – Overcast 55.907 -4.533
Rostherne No 2 Rostherne No 2 – Overcast 53.3598 -2.38053
Edinburgh/Gogarbank Edinburgh/Gogarbank – Sunny day 55.928 -3.343
Belfast International Airport Belfast International Airport – Overcast 54.664 -6.224
Bingley SAMOS Bingley SAMOS – Sunny day 53.811 -1.865
Charterhall Charterhall – Sunny intervals 55.709 -2.383
Valley Valley – Cloudy 53.252 -4.537
Linton on Ouse Linton on Ouse – Overcast 54.045 -1.25

Location Details

Distington

Location: 54.59903, -3.53465

Altitude: 62m above mean sea level

St. Bees Head

Location: 54.5181, -3.615

Altitude: 124 m above mean sea level

Distance from Distington: 10.4 km