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UK weather forecast

UK forecast map

Tiree Sunny day 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Heavy rain 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Cloudy 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Cloudy 53.479 -2.247
Brighton Heavy rain 50.822 -0.136
Dover Cloudy 51.126 1.318
Exeter Sunny intervals 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Heavy shower day 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Cloudy 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Sunny intervals 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Cloudy 51.556 -1.778
York Cloudy 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Cloudy 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Sunny intervals 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Sunny intervals 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Sunny intervals 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Heavy rain 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Sunny day 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Sunny intervals 52.512 -3.312
Fort William Sunny intervals 56.82 -5.104
Belfast Sunny intervals 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Sunny intervals 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Sunny intervals 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Sunny intervals 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Overcast 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Cloudy 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Overcast 60.154 -1.143
London Cloudy 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Heavy rain 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry Cloudy 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Heavy rain 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Sunny day 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Overcast 58.439 -3.092
Met Office
17:00, Sun

Latest forecasts

Lincoln Cloudy 18 °C
Pembroke Cloudy 18 °C
Brighton Heavy rain 16 °C
Birmingham Heavy rain 19 °C
Pitlochry Cloudy 19 °C
Belfast Sunny intervals 22 °C
Edinburgh Cloudy 16 °C
Cardiff Sunny intervals 17 °C
Southampton Heavy rain 16 °C
Caernarfon Sunny intervals 17 °C
Camborne Cloudy 16 °C

Forecast Summary

  • UK 5 days
  • UK 6-30 days

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

Dry for many but rain in northern England spreading south.

This Evening and Tonight:

Daytime showers will fade this evening leaving many areas cool and dry. A band of thicker cloud and rain in northern England will sink southwards overnight, with some strong winds along the east coast.

Monday:

Cooler with rain in eastern England, turning showery through the afternoon with some brighter spells perhaps. Warm in the west with some good spells of sunshine through the day.

Outlook for Tuesday to Thursday:

Tuesday will be mainly dry with sunny spells and isolated showers. Persistent rain will arrive on Wednesday, spreading slowly eastwards. Remaining showery and unsettled through Thursday with some sunshine.

Updated: 14:03 on Sun 23 Jul 2017 BST

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Friday 28 Jul 2017 to Sunday 6 Aug 2017:

After a dry start on Friday, rain will arrive from the west later heralding a rather unsettled spell of weather. Rain will slowly clear on Saturday, turning showery. Heavy showers and strong winds are most likely in the north west, with gales possible in exposed areas. The unsettled regime looks set to continue until early August with further frontal systems affecting the UK, interspersed with clearer or perhaps showery weather and some unseasonably windy conditions across many areas. Temperatures should be around normal to cool, with perhaps only the far south east seeing some warmer conditions at times, although there is low confidence on this. There are no signals for any significant change from these changeable conditions during the period.

UK Outlook for Sunday 6 Aug 2017 to Sunday 20 Aug 2017:

Changeable or unsettled conditions are likely at first with periods of rain interspersed with clearer or showery weather. There are some signals for high pressure to build which would allow for more settled conditions and rising temperatures. By the middle of August signals become mixed and confidence is low, however the preferred solution is for an Atlantic driven setup with the most unsettled conditions in the north west but drier in the south east.

Updated: 14:03 on Sun 23 Jul 2017 BST

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