Kielder Cottage

Kielder, Hexham, NE48 1ER

Location description

Experience the breathtaking dark skies above Kielder with a stargazing break at this comfortable cottage (available from April 2021).


Stay & gaze

This location benefits from dark skies, relatively low levels of light pollution, is astronomy friendly and suitable for stargazing breaks.


Tonight's weather forecast

31/10/20
18:00
58%
31/10/20
21:00
7%
01/11/20
00:00
6%
01/11/20
03:00
92%
Weather forecast for Kielder (0.64 miles away) updated 31/10/20 at 04:00.

Location light pollution

This location is estimated to have light pollution levels similar to a dark site setting based on satellite data from CPRE.

Urban
Suburban
Semi-rural
Rural
Dark site
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.

When to stargaze at Kielder Cottage

This location's dark site setting means it benefits from dark skies depending on the time of the year and lunar cycle. In the calendar below where you can see stars indicates when the skies will be dark and the best time to stargaze. Yellow areas show the adverse effects of daylight (bold) and moonlight (faded). Hover over a day to see darkness times or click on a date for more information.

Location

When to visit

The best time to visit Kielder Cottage can be found on this dark skies calendar.

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