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Shap (nearest observation site to Penrith)

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Penrith forecast
Tue 06 Dec 2016
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6.4 ° 6.1 ° 6.0 ° 6.2 ° 6.9 ° 7.0 ° 7.1 ° 6.7 ° 6.9 ° 7.0 ° 7.4 ° 8.1 ° 9.3 °
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Wed 07 Dec 2016
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9.5 ° 9.1 ° 9.6 ° 9.0 ° 9.3 ° 9.5 ° 9.8 ° 9.7 ° 9.6 ° 10.6 ° 10.5 ° 10.6 °
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S 15 NNW 3 SSW 10 SSW 18 S 21 33 SSW 17 SSW 18 30 SSW 24 36 SSW 21 34 SSW 25 37 SSW 28 43 SSW 19 38
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Issued at: 1100 on Wed 7 Dec 2016

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Extremes

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North West England extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Bridgefoot 11.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Levens Hall 6.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Bridgefoot -3.0 °C
Highest rainfall Warcop 4.0 mm
Sunniest Morecambe 0.0 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Magilligan 13.4 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Strathallan 2.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Aviemore -9.2 °C
Highest rainfall Lusa 22.6 mm
Sunniest Manston 2.8 hours

About extremes

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: 2302 on Tue 6 Dec 2016

Weather map

Wed 1100

Weather observation map for Penrith

Penrith Penrith – Overcast 54.664 -2.7513
Shap Shap – Overcast 54.501 -2.684
Eskdalemuir Eskdalemuir – Light rain 55.311 -3.206
Leeming Leeming – Cloudy 54.296 -1.53
Albemarle Albemarle – Cloudy 55.02 -1.88
Redesdale Camp (SAMOS) Redesdale Camp (SAMOS) – Overcast 55.285 -2.279
Crosby Crosby – Overcast 53.497 -3.056
Drumalbin Drumalbin – Overcast 55.627 -3.735
Bingley SAMOS Bingley SAMOS – Sunny intervals 53.811 -1.865
Ronaldsway Ronaldsway – Overcast 54.0849 -4.6321
Prestwick RNAS Prestwick RNAS – Overcast 55.515 -4.585
Charterhall Charterhall – Overcast 55.709 -2.383
Linton on Ouse Linton on Ouse – Cloudy 54.045 -1.25
Fylingdales Fylingdales – No data 54.362 -0.673
Edinburgh/Gogarbank Edinburgh/Gogarbank – Cloudy 55.928 -3.343
West Freugh (ESAWS) West Freugh (ESAWS) – Mist 54.859 -4.936
Glasgow/Bishopton Glasgow/Bishopton – Heavy rain 55.907 -4.533
Watnall Watnall – Overcast 53.005 -1.25

Location Details

Penrith

Location: 54.664, -2.7513

Altitude: 131.0 m above mean sea level

Shap

Location: 54.501, -2.684

Altitude: 255.0 m above mean sea level

Distance from Penrith: 18.6 km