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Weather Report from Portinscale, near Keswick, Cumbria

"LIVE" WEATHER from our Davis Vantage Pro2 weather station. (5 minute update)

Weather summary for the week Monday 30th July to Sunday 5th August 2018

Another 5 days of welcome rain though again of no great intensity - just what the garden needs - amounting to 19.2 mm in total and so slightly less than the previous week. Only on Monday did the rain arrive during daylight hours and it also become dry for the weekend. Temperatures have been a touch lower, both in absolute maximum at 24.10C and mean minimum+maximum at 17.30C, the week's minimum a couple of degrees higher at 11.90C. Daylight is becoming noticeably shorter now with sunset soon after 9 pm, sunshine hours markedly reduced, limiting solar photovoltaic output to 53.7 kWh for this week though they still managed 3 days, Thursday, Satuday and Sunday, in double figures. We're also having more cloudy days. But the warm and mainly sunny weather isn't over yet with next week predicted to be generally fine and dry and becoming warmer again towards the end of the week but we still need more rain though preferably overnight! (Links to forecasting sites at bottom of the page)

For a graphical display of data during the last 24 hours from our Davis Vantage Pro2 weather station click here .

Temperature and wind-chill for the last 7 days

Wind speed for the last 7 days

Wind direction for the last 7 days

Rainfall and rate for the last 7 days

Barometric pressure for the last 7 days

External humidity for the last 7 days

Solar radiation for the last 7 days

Solar PV output for the last 7 days

53.7 kWh

Means, minima and maxima for the last 7 days

Our Weather Records for previous months and years.

Weather Forecast from the Lake District National Park Weatherline available online. The Fell Conditions report has now stopped until Winter.

Mountain Weather Information Service with 3 day forecasts for Lake District. Those for Scotland, Snowdonia and The Peak District are also available from the Home page

Metcheck short and long term forecasts for Keswick and Portinscale

Design and Barry Colam

Monday 6th Auguat 2018