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UK weather forecast

UK forecast map

Tiree Light shower day 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Cloudy 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Cloudy 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Sunny intervals 53.479 -2.247
Brighton Cloudy 50.822 -0.136
Dover Light shower day 51.126 1.318
Exeter Light shower day 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Heavy rain 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Overcast 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Cloudy 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Cloudy 51.556 -1.778
York Light rain 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Cloudy 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Cloudy 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Cloudy 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Cloudy 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Sunny intervals 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Light shower day 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Cloudy 52.512 -3.312
Fort William Cloudy 56.82 -5.104
Belfast Cloudy 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Cloudy 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Cloudy 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Cloudy 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Light shower day 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Sunny intervals 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Sunny intervals 60.154 -1.143
London Light shower day 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Cloudy 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry Sunny intervals 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Heavy rain 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Light rain 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Sunny intervals 58.439 -3.092
Met Office
19:00, Thu

Latest forecasts

Tiree Cloudy 8 °C
Lerwick Sunny intervals 6 °C
Fort William Cloudy 9 °C
Belfast Sunny intervals 9 °C
Swindon Cloudy 8 °C
Manchester Cloudy 10 °C
Southampton Heavy rain 10 °C
Aberdeen Cloudy 7 °C
Pitlochry Sunny intervals 9 °C
Edinburgh Cloudy 10 °C
London Light shower day 9 °C

Forecast Summary

  • UK 5 days
  • UK 6-30 days

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

Rain clearing southwards tonight.

This Evening and Tonight:

Today's patchy rain will clear southwards tonight and will mostly ease. Clear spells will develop for many eastern areas, and we could see a few showers along the east coast. A patchy frost is likely in the north and east.

Friday:

Friday will be largely dry, with some bright or sunny spells. A few showers will continue along eastern coasts though, and some showers may develop inland by midday too.

Outlook for Saturday to Monday:

Saturday mostly dry and bright, however becoming windy in the west. Rain arriving from the southwest Sunday, with some heavy outbreaks, moving erratically north-eastwards into Scotland and northeast England Monday.

Updated: 14:32 on Thu 27 Apr 2017 BST

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Tuesday 2 May 2017 to Thursday 11 May 2017:

Any showers on Tuesday should become lighter for many, but some may linger in the south east. Elsewhere it will be largely dry and bright, with some sunshine. Wednesday is likely to be dry with some sunshine for many, and temperatures next week are expected to be around average for early May, meaning we will lose the risk of overnight frosts. Then from Thursday onwards we are likely to see high pressure dominate. Easterly winds will develop, with largely dry and settled weather prevailing, and increasing amounts of sunshine. The settled weather is also likely to bring temperatures slightly above average, especially during the sunnier interludes, but it will feel cooler along eastern coasts, and there will be the risk of sea fog at times here too.

UK Outlook for Friday 12 May 2017 to Friday 26 May 2017:

Heading into the middle of May, continued dry and settled weather remains most probable. There may however be some occasional wetter interludes though, with the south most likely to see these. Temperatures are likely to remain above average for the time of year, and they will possibly become very warm at times. It will also continue to be drier than average.

Updated: 14:32 on Thu 27 Apr 2017 BST

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