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Keswick (nearest observation site to Blencathra)

Thursday (Thursday 14 December 2017)
07:00 08:00 09:00 10:00 11:00 12:00 13:00 14:00 15:00 16:00 17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Light shower night Light shower night Cloudy Heavy rain Heavy rain Light rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Light shower night Heavy rain Light shower night Overcast Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
4.4 ° 4.8 ° 4.8 ° 4.9 ° 4.4 ° 4.7 ° 5.4 ° 3.0 ° 4.1 ° 4.0 ° 3.7 ° 2.6 ° 2.8 ° 2.9 ° 2.8 ° 2.7 ° 3.1 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 11 23 WSW 15 26 W 10 WSW 11 24 WSW 9 W 14 31 WSW 11 30 WNW 5 30 WNW 8 WNW 9 WNW 7 NNW 5 W 2 WNW 2 N 0 SSE 2 WSW 1
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E E VG G G G M P VG E E E VG M VG G E
Humidity Expand
82% 80% 81% 81% 87% 86% 84% 93% 93% 89% 85% 89% 90% 94% 95% 97% 97%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
984 984 983 983 983 982 981 981 982 982 983 984 984 985 985 985 986
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F F F F F R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 08:27 Sunset: 15:46 Moon phase: Waning crescent
Friday (Friday 15 December 2017)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00 04:00 05:00 06:00
Overcast Cloudy Clear night Clear night Cloudy Cloudy Overcast
Temperature (°C)
3.2 ° 2.8 ° 3.5 ° 2.5 ° 0.9 ° 1.6 ° 1.5 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
NE 2 ENE 5 16 N 14 29 NNW 9 31 NW 6 NW 8 NW 6
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E E E E VG E E
Humidity Expand
87% 83% 79% 82% 90% 88% 87%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
987 989 991 993 995 996 997
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 08:28 Sunset: 15:46 Moon phase: Waning crescent

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Extremes

North West England extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Nantwich Reaseheath Hall 6.7 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Spadeadam 1.9 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Warcop -1.4 °C
Highest rainfall Rochdale 17.2 mm
Sunniest Rostherne No 2 3.8 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Scilly St Marys 9.3 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fyvie Castle -1.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Loch Glascarnoch SAWS -8.5 °C
Highest rainfall Lough Fea SAMOS 20.4 mm

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)

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