York Weather Forecast & Climate
Nestled in the The Vale of York, the city enjoys warm summers and relatively mild winters. The City's latitude means that it is influenced by predominantly westerly winds with depressions and their associated fronts, bringing with them unsettled and windy weather, particularly in winter.
For its latitude this area is mild in winter and cooler in summer due to the influence of the Gulf Stream from the North Atlantic. Air temperature varies on a daily and seasonal basis. The temperature is usually lower at night and January is the coldest time of the year. The vale is in the rain shadow of the Pennines so has a lower rainfall total than areas to the west. For the current 5-day forecast, please see the details below.
York 5-day weather forecast