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New Year's Eve

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What will your New Year's resolution be?

Sat 31 Dec 2016

How will you be celebrating the New Year?

If there's an event taking place in your area, make sure you check your local weather forecast before welcoming 2017.

There are a number of public events taking place across the UK on New Year's Eve which include:

London Eye New Year's Eve fireworks

Nearly 700,000 people lined the streets of London last year to view the world famous fireworks display, while millions of others watched in the comfort of their living rooms. The 135 metre high London Eye plays host to the fireworks, which light London's skyline in an array of colours.

Will the skies be clear to see this spectacular event? Check the London weather forecast.

  • 9 °C

    6 °C

    Sunny intervals
  • 10 °C

    8 °C

    Overcast
  • 11 °C

    7 °C

    Overcast
  • 9 °C

    3 °C

    Light shower day
  • 8 °C

    4 °C

    Light shower day
  • 10 °C

    4 °C

    Light rain
  • 10 °C

    3 °C

    Cloudy
Friday (24 February 2017)
13 00 14 00 15 00 16 00 17 00 18 00 19 00 20 00 21 00 22 00 23 00
Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny day Clear night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy
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8  ° 9  ° 9  ° 9  ° 8  ° 8  ° 8  ° 7  ° 7  ° 7  ° 7  °
Warnings
Weather warnings may have been issued
Feels like temperature (°C) arrow down
6  ° 6  ° 6  ° 7  ° 7  ° 7  ° 6  ° 6  ° 5  ° 4  ° 4  °
Precipitation probability arrow down
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5%
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NW 11 15 NW 9 15 WNW 10 17 NW 8 15 WNW 6 12 W 4 9 WSW 5 10 SW 5 12 SW 6 14 SW 7 16 SW 7 15
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
VG VG VG VG VG VG G G G VG VG
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53% 49% 45% 45% 46% 49% 52% 56% 59% 63% 67%
UV index arrow down
1 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sunrise: 06:57 Sunset: 17:31 Moon phase: Waning crescent Air pollution: 3
Saturday (25 February 2017)
00 00 01 00 02 00 03 00 04 00 05 00 06 00 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
Cloudy Cloudy Light rain Light rain Cloudy Light rain Light shower night Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Light rain Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast
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7  ° 7  ° 7  ° 7  ° 7  ° 7  ° 8  ° 8  ° 8  ° 8  ° 8  ° 9  ° 9  ° 9  ° 10  ° 10  ° 9  ° 9  ° 9  ° 9  ° 9  ° 9  ° 9  ° 9  °
Warnings
Weather warnings may have been issued
Feels like temperature (°C) arrow down
4  ° 4  ° 5  ° 4  ° 5  ° 5  ° 5  ° 5  ° 5  ° 5  ° 5  ° 6  ° 6  ° 6  ° 7  ° 7  ° 6  ° 6  ° 6  ° 6  ° 6  ° 6  ° 6  ° 6  °
Precipitation probability arrow down
10% 10% 40% 40% 10% 60% 30% 10% 10% 10% 10% 20% 20% 10% 10% 20% 20% 50% 20% 20% 20% 10% 10% 20%
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) arrow down
SSW 7 16 SSW 8 18 SW 8 19 SW 9 21 SSW 9 21 SSW 10 24 SSW 11 25 SSW 12 27 SSW 13 28 SW 13 29 SW 14 29 SW 15 31 SW 14 29 SW 15 31 SW 15 31 SW 15 32 SW 15 32 SW 15 31 SW 14 30 SW 14 31 SW 14 30 SW 14 31 SW 13 28 SW 13 28
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG G G G VG G G G G G VG VG VG VG VG
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65% 65% 69% 77% 82% 82% 83% 81% 80% 79% 79% 79% 79% 79% 77% 77% 81% 81% 82% 83% 85% 87% 89% 90%
UV index arrow down
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sunrise: 06:55 Sunset: 17:33 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 3
Sunday (26 February 2017)
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Light rain Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast
Temperature (°C) arrow down
9  ° 10  ° 9  ° 9  ° 11  ° 11  ° 10  ° 10  °
Warnings
Weather warnings may have been issued
Feels like temperature (°C) arrow down
7  ° 8  ° 6  ° 6  ° 8  ° 8  ° 7  ° 6  °
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60% 20% 10% <5% 10% 10% 10% 20%
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SW 12 27 WSW 9 21 WSW 9 19 SW 9 19 SW 14 29 SW 17 35 SSW 15 33 SSW 17 35
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
G VG G G VG VG VG VG
Humidity arrow down
91% 89% 84% 77% 68% 68% 77% 79%
UV index arrow down
0 0 0 1 2 1 0 0
Sunrise: 06:53 Sunset: 17:35 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 3
Monday (27 February 2017)
00 00 03 00 06 00 09 00 12 00 15 00 18 00 21 00
Overcast Heavy rain Light rain Light shower day Light shower day Light shower day Light shower night Cloudy
Temperature (°C) arrow down
10  ° 8  ° 7  ° 7  ° 8  ° 7  ° 6  ° 4  °
Warnings
Weather warnings may have been issued
Feels like temperature (°C) arrow down
6  ° 5  ° 4  ° 4  ° 4  ° 3  ° 2  ° 1  °
Precipitation probability arrow down
30% 90% 60% 30% 40% 40% 50% <5%
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SSW 17 34 SW 13 25 SSW 10 20 SSW 12 23 SSW 16 32 SW 16 31 SW 13 27 SW 12 23
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
G M M VG G VG VG VG
Humidity arrow down
81% 88% 86% 84% 73% 73% 74% 76%
UV index arrow down
0 0 0 1 2 1 0 0
Sunrise: 06:51 Sunset: 17:37 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 3
Tuesday (28 February 2017)
00 00 03 00 06 00 09 00 12 00 15 00 18 00 21 00
Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Light shower day Light shower night Partly cloudy night
Temperature (°C) arrow down
4  ° 4  ° 3  ° 4  ° 7  ° 8  ° 6  ° 5  °
Warnings
Weather warnings may have been issued
Feels like temperature (°C) arrow down
0  ° 0  ° 0  ° 1  ° 3  ° 4  ° 3  ° 2  °
Precipitation probability arrow down
<5% 10% 20% 10% 10% 40% 40% 10%
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) arrow down
SW 11 22 SW 11 21 SW 11 20 WSW 12 23 W 15 30 W 16 32 W 13 26 WSW 13 24
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity arrow down
78% 81% 82% 78% 62% 57% 66% 72%
UV index arrow down
0 0 0 1 2 1 0 0
Sunrise: 06:49 Sunset: 17:38 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 3
Wednesday (1 March 2017)
00 00 03 00 06 00 09 00 12 00 15 00 18 00 21 00
Partly cloudy night Clear night Cloudy Light rain Light rain Sunny intervals Clear night Clear night
Temperature (°C) arrow down
4  ° 4  ° 4  ° 6  ° 8  ° 10  ° 8  ° 7  °
Warnings
Weather warnings may have been issued
Feels like temperature (°C) arrow down
1  ° 1  ° 1  ° 3  ° 5  ° 6  ° 5  ° 3  °
Precipitation probability arrow down
10% <5% 10% 40% 40% 20% 10% 10%
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) arrow down
W 12 24 WSW 11 21 WSW 10 18 SW 11 21 SW 13 25 WSW 16 31 WSW 14 27 WSW 13 25
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
VG VG VG G G VG VG VG
Humidity arrow down
79% 82% 84% 81% 74% 67% 68% 73%
UV index arrow down
0 0 0 1 2 1 0 0
Sunrise: 06:47 Sunset: 17:40 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
Thursday (2 March 2017)
00 00 03 00 06 00 09 00 12 00 15 00 18 00 21 00
Clear night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light shower day Light shower night Clear night
Temperature (°C) arrow down
6  ° 5  ° 4  ° 7  ° 9  ° 9  ° 8  ° 7  °
Warnings
Weather warnings may have been issued
Feels like temperature (°C) arrow down
2  ° 2  ° 1  ° 3  ° 6  ° 6  ° 5  ° 4  °
Precipitation probability arrow down
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 30% 30% 30%
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) arrow down
WSW 13 23 WSW 11 21 SW 9 17 SW 11 21 SW 14 27 SW 14 26 SW 13 23 SW 12 22
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
VG VG VG VG VG G G VG
Humidity arrow down
76% 80% 84% 76% 66% 71% 77% 81%
UV index arrow down
0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0
Sunrise: 06:45 Sunset: 17:42 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
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31 December - What will the weather be doing as you celebrate the arrival of the New Year?

New Year's Eve winter carnival and fireworks - Newcastle

The streets of Newcastle will be lined with hundreds of revelers cheering on the mysterious legends and mythical creatures from Norse folklore, as they dance their way through the streets.

The festivities start at 17.15 with the winter carnival, and continue into the evening at the Civic Centre with a spectacular fireworks display from 18.00.

 


Will you need to wrap up against the winter's chill? Check the Newcastle weather forecast.

Edinburgh's Hogmanay Celebrations

Edinburgh will host a Street Party as well as a spectacular fireworks display to welcome 2017. Visit our Hogmanay event page for details on the event.

Check the Edinburgh weather forecast before deciding your New Year's outfit.

New Year’s Eve weather forecast (29 December 2016)