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Great Dun Fell 2 (nearest observation site to Alston)

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Alston forecast
Tue 21 Feb 2017
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Wed 22 Feb 2017
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5.1 ° 4.6 ° 2.2 ° 1.5 ° 1.2 °
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W 54 64 W 57 72 W 48 69 W 45 55 W 44 59
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Issued at: 0400 on Wed 22 Feb 2017

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Extremes

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North West England extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Nantwich 12.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature St Bees Head 9.1 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Warcop 1.5 °C
Highest rainfall Blencathra 11.8 mm
Sunniest Rostherne 0.7 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Hereford 14.7 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 7.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Katesbridge 0.1 °C
Highest rainfall Cassley 43.2 mm
Sunniest Leconfield 4.1 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 21 Feb 2017

Weather map

Wed 0400

Weather observation map for Alston

Alston Alston – No data 54.8121 -2.4372
Carlisle Carlisle – Cloudy 54.933 -2.963
Albemarle Albemarle – Clear night 55.02 -1.88
Shap Shap – Cloudy 54.501 -2.684
Leeming Leeming – Light shower night 54.296 -1.53
Redesdale Camp (SAMOS) Redesdale Camp (SAMOS) – Clear night 55.285 -2.279
Eskdalemuir Eskdalemuir – Cloudy 55.311 -3.206
Charterhall Charterhall – Clear night 55.709 -2.383
Drumalbin Drumalbin – Clear night 55.627 -3.735
Crosby Crosby – Overcast 53.497 -3.056
Fylingdales Fylingdales – No data 54.362 -0.673
Bingley SAMOS Bingley SAMOS – Heavy shower night 53.811 -1.865
Linton on Ouse Linton on Ouse – Partly cloudy night 54.045 -1.25
Edinburgh/Gogarbank Edinburgh/Gogarbank – Clear night 55.928 -3.343
Prestwick RNAS Prestwick RNAS – Cloudy 55.515 -4.585
Rostherne No 2 Rostherne No 2 – Overcast 53.3598 -2.3805
Ronaldsway Ronaldsway – Cloudy 54.0849 -4.6321
Glasgow/Bishopton Glasgow/Bishopton – Clear night 55.907 -4.533
West Freugh (ESAWS) West Freugh (ESAWS) – Clear night 54.859 -4.936
Watnall Watnall – Overcast 53.005 -1.25

Location Details

Alston

Location: 54.8121, -2.4372

Altitude: 299.0 m above mean sea level

Great Dun Fell 2

Location: 54.684, -2.45

Altitude: 847.0 m above mean sea level

Distance from Alston: 14.3 km