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UK weather forecast

UK forecast map

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

Brighton Sunny intervals 16 °C
Kendal Heavy rain 13 °C
Caernarfon Sunny intervals 14 °C
Pitlochry Overcast 11 °C
Southampton Cloudy 15 °C
Dover Sunny intervals 15 °C
Ullapool Cloudy 12 °C
Tiree Cloudy 13 °C
Newcastle Upon Tyne Cloudy 13 °C
Dumfries Heavy rain 13 °C
Manchester Cloudy 13 °C
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UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

Sunshine and showers at first, but rain later.

Today:

A windy day with sunshine and showers at first. More persistent rain edges in from the southwest during the afternoon and evening, spreading across much of England and Wales. Rain turning heavy at times with strong winds in the southwest.

Tonight:

Showers continuing across Northern Ireland and Scotland. Rain moving east elsewhere. Becoming largely dry cross England and Wales by dawn, but cloud and rain lingering in the far southeast.

Saturday:

Sunshine and showers across Northern Ireland and Scotland and staying windy. Mostly dry for England and Wales at first, but outbreaks of rain across the south later in the afternoon.

Outlook for Sunday to Tuesday:

Staying generally unsettled over the next few days. Frequent heavy showers on Sunday with a risk of thunder. Fewer showers on Monday and Tuesday with some dry and bright spells.

Updated: 01:39 on Fri 28 Jul 2017 BST

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Tuesday 1 Aug 2017 to Thursday 10 Aug 2017:

Remaining unsettled with sunny spells and showers through Tuesday. The heaviest and most frequent showers affecting the north and west, with much of the south staying largely dry, with sunny spells. We are likely to see a low pressure system push in from the Atlantic on Wednesday, bringing a spell of wet and windy weather to some western parts of the United Kingdom, spreading to all parts on Thursday. Thereafter, we are likely to see a return to sunshine and showers, most frequent and heaviest in the northwest. Into the weekend and early next week, we may begin to see conditions becoming more settled across the UK, with high pressure building from the southwest, with a predominately north-westerly flow. Temperatures will generally be around normal to rather cool throughout.

UK Outlook for Friday 11 Aug 2017 to Friday 25 Aug 2017:

There are increasing signals for high pressure to build during this period, which would allow for more settled conditions across the United Kingdom, with a predominately west to north-westerly flow becoming established. However, there will still be the risk of spells of rain or showers, mainly in the north, but overall a good deal of dry weather with some sunshine, especially in the south. Temperatures generally near normal by day, but potentially rather cool at night. By the middle of August signals become mixed, with low confidence. On balance though, we are most likely to see a northwest/southeast split in weather conditions across the United Kingdom, with some rain or showers in the northwest and drier conditions with some sunshine in the southeast.

Updated: 01:39 on Fri 28 Jul 2017 BST

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