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.... Weather Forecast for Buxton & The Peak District:  ...
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-WARNING!!  Until Friday this week, Surface dressing is taking place at various points along the A537 Cat & Fiddle Road - the road is closed between the Congleton A54 turning, off the A537, right into Macclesfield.  If you can avoid this route, DO SO! (Thank you Gordon Mayer for the latest update on this )
Thursday:
Thursday, breezy - after a dry start, with some bright periods, showers soon arriving - and some of these could be heavy and even thundery. Later in the day, bright periods should reappear, along with showers becoming more scattered. A cooler day. Maximum Temperature 16 C.
Thursday Evening and Night:
Showers will mainly tend to drift away be early evening - to a mainly dry night with some clear periods. Remaining quite breezy. Minimum Temperature 11 C.
Friday:
Friday, cool, breezy - mainly dry daytime, with some sunshine - scattered showers likely arriving, later in the day. Maximum Temperature 16 C.
Friday Evening and Night:
Showers are likely through the evening - some may be heavy - showers tending to mainly clear away, through the night. Remaining quite breezy. Minimum Temperature 12 C.
Outlook for Saturday to Monday:
Saturday, more cloudy, breezy - a mainly dry daytime - scattered showers likely later. Sunday, breezy, sunny periods and showers - some heavy. Monday, sunny periods and showers.-

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-UK, Met Office - Longer Range Forecast, for the entire UK   Met Office.:
-UK Outlook for Sunday 30 Jul 2017 to Tuesday 8 Aug 2017:
A generally unsettled spell of weather is expected on Sunday and Monday with a mixture of sunshine and showers for most, and possibly a spell of more prolonged rain in the southeast. Heavy showers and strong winds are most likely in the north west with a risk of hail and thunder, however winds are likely to be lighter elsewhere. The unsettled regime looks set to continue until early August with further frontal systems affecting the UK, interspersed with clearer or perhaps showery weather and some unseasonably windy conditions across many areas. Temperatures should be around normal to cool, with perhaps only the far south east seeing some warmer conditions at times. There are no signals for any significant change from these unsettled conditions during the period.
UK Outlook for Wednesday 9 Aug 2017 to Wednesday 23 Aug 2017:
Changeable or unsettled conditions are likely at first with periods of rain interspersed with clearer or showery weather. There are some signals for high pressure to build which would allow for more settled conditions and rising temperatures, mostly likely in the south. By the middle of August signals become mixed and confidence is low. However, the preferred solution is for northwestern parts to stay largely changeable, with drier and brighter spells of weather becoming more prevalent in the southeast. That being said, all areas could see showers or longer spells of rain at times.-

 

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Conditions At:
15:50 on 27/7/17

 

Outside, Shade Temperature

17.1

C

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dew Point  10.7C
Humidity  66%
Barometer (corrected to sea level)  1002mB
Rate -0.19mB/hr
 Wind Figures:
Wind Speed  5mph
Wind Direction  WSW
Wind Chill  (How the temperature actually "feels")  17.1 C
Wind Currently Gusting  To  20mph
Peak Wind Gust Today  27mph at 0:41
 Rainfall Figures:
Rainfall Today (Since Midnight)  3.0 mm 
Rainfall in the last hour  0.4 mm 
Total Rainfall in July  65.0 mm 
Total Rainfall in June 135 . 6  mm (5.34 inches)
Total Rainfall in May 53 . 6 mm (2.11 inches)
Total Rainfall in April 33 . 8 mm (1.33 inches)
Total Rainfall in March 136 . 0 mm (5.35 inches)
Total Rainfall in February 111 . 3 mm (4.38 inches)
Total Rainfall in January 84 . 5 mm (3.33 inches)
Total Rainfall in 2016 1055.2 mm (41.54 inches)
Total Rainfall in December'16 42.4 mm (1.67inches)
Total Rainfall in November '16 93.6 mm (3.69inches)
Total Rainfall in October '16 54.8 mm (2.16 inches)
Total Rainfall in September '16 70.2 mm (2.76 inches)
Total Rainfall in August '16 110.8 mm (4.36 inches)
Total Rainfall in July '16 71.2 mm (2.80 inches)
Total Rainfall in 2015  1191.20 mm (46.90 inches)
Total Rainfall in 2014  1245.60 mm (49.04 inches)
Total Rainfall in 2013  1041.00 mm (40.98 inches)
Total Rainfall in 2012  1591.60 mm (62.66 inches) 
Total Rainfall in 2011  1081.00 mm (42.56 inches)
Sunshine Figures: 
Sunshine hours on Tuesday (Sunrise to Sunset) (Updated after Sunset)  2 . 42 Hours
Sun Hours in July  109 . 76 Hours
Sun Hours in June 119 . 92 Hours
Sun Hours in May 183 . 29 Hours
Sun Hours in April 122 . 94 Hours
Sun Hours in March 114 . 47 Hours
Sun Hours in February 29 . 94 Hours
Sun Hours in January 33 . 67 Hours
Sun Hours in 2016 1219 . 59 Hours
Sun Hours in December  39 . 87 Hours
Sun Hours in November  46 . 18 Hours
Sun Hours in October  87 . 41 Hours
Sun Hours in September 126 . 46 Hours
Sun Hours in August 147 . 16 Hours
Sun Hours in July 124 . 38 Hours
Sun Hours in 2015 1239 . 88  Hours
Sun Hours in 2014  1226 . 69  Hours
Sun Hours in 2013 1242 . 01  Hours
Sun Hours in 2012 1080 . 47  Hours
Sun Hours in 2011 1237. 72  Hours
Monthly Average Temperatures:
Average Temp in June 14 . 32 C
Average Temp in May 11 . 71 C
Average Temp in April 7 . 44 C
Average Temp in March  6 . 86 C
Average Temp in February 4 . 45 C
Average Temp in January 3 . 21 C
Average Temp in 2016  8. 95 C
Average Temp in December  5 . 68 C
Average Temp in November 4 . 32 C
Average Temp in October  9. 12 C
Average Temp in September 14. 05 C
Average Temp in August 14. 77 C
Average Temp in July 14. 83 C
Average Temp in June 13 . 63 C
Average Temp in 2015 8. 54 C
Average Temp in 2014  9. 24 C
Average Temp in 2013   7. 95 C
Average Temp in 2012  8. 02 C
Average Temp in 2011  8. 83 C
Today's Temperature Extremes:
High Temperature  17.8C at 15:17
Low Temperature  8.4C at 5:42
Other Extremes (Since March 2003) 
Highest Shade  Temperature  30.7C at 15.51 on 9th August  2003
Low Temperature  -11.0C at 07:35 on 20th December 2010
Highest Daily Rainfall   77 mm (3.03 inches) on 10th August 2004
Highest Monthly Rainfall   287 mm (11.30 inches) in August 2004
Highest Daily Sunshine Hours   16. 19 Hours on 16th June 2010
Highest Monthly Sunshine Hours   281. 87 Hours in  July 2006
Highest Wind Speed Gust   88.08 mph on 21st January 2012
Astronomical Data
Sunrise 5:18
Sunset 21:12

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Moonrise 10:18                                                
Moonset 23:11                                   

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