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Stroud Clear night 51.7453 -2.2164
Avonmouth Clear night 51.503 -2.6971
Cheddar Partly cloudy night 51.2797 -2.7754
Frome Clear night 51.2303 -2.3187
Amesbury Clear night 51.1745 -1.7777
Exford Youth Hostel Cloudy 51.1308 -3.6395
Street Partly cloudy night 51.1242 -2.7416
Teffont Magna Clear night 51.0885 -2.014
Wincanton Clear night 51.0552 -2.4147
Romsey Partly cloudy night 50.9884 -1.4951
Appley Partly cloudy night 50.9859 -3.3237
Ringwood Partly cloudy night 50.8477 -1.7834
Wimborne Minster Partly cloudy night 50.8002 -1.9831
New Milton Clear night 50.7568 -1.6665
Wainhouse Corner Partly cloudy night 50.7299 -4.5776
Yarmouth Clear night 50.7048 -1.4975
Wareham Partly cloudy night 50.6891 -2.1096
Exmouth Clear night 50.6195 -3.4125
Newton Abbot Clear night 50.5284 -3.6071
Wadebridge Cloudy 50.5162 -4.8353
Torquay Partly cloudy night 50.4614 -3.5241
Liskeard Overcast 50.455 -4.4636
Ivybridge Cloudy 50.3897 -3.9192
Penzance Partly cloudy night 50.1183 -5.5366
Hugh Town Partly cloudy night 49.9142 -6.3102

Latest forecasts

Stroud Clear night 13 °C
Avonmouth Clear night 15 °C
Cheddar Partly cloudy night 13 °C
Frome Clear night 12 °C
Amesbury Clear night 12 °C
Exford Youth Hostel Cloudy 12 °C
Street Partly cloudy night 13 °C
Teffont Magna Clear night 12 °C
Wincanton Clear night 12 °C
Romsey Partly cloudy night 12 °C
Appley Partly cloudy night 13 °C

Forecast summary

  • Regional
  • UK 5 days
  • UK 6-30 days

Regional forecast for South West England

Some brightness at first but becoming cloudy and damp


Dry with some brighter spells through the morning. However, becoming cloudy during the afternoon with light rain or drizzle, especially over hills, and with a brisk south-westerly breeze. Maximum Temperature 20 °C.


Cloudy and damp through the beginning of the night, and with hill fog over high ground. Towards dawn a band of rain will arrive from the north-west. Minimum Temperature 15 °C.


Cloud and rain clearing during the morning, then a dry and bright day, with sunshine through the afternoon, but feeling cooler and fresher. Maximum Temperature 18 °C.

Outlook for Friday to Sunday:

Breezy with sunshine and showers on Friday and Saturday, the showers perhaps heavy with thunder on Saturday. Sunday looks to be drier, with light winds and some sunny spells.

Updated at: 0207 on Wed 28 Sep 2016

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Fine and dry in the south-east. Windy in the north.


Dry with variable cloud and occasional bright or sunny spells in the south and east, but cloudy with occasional rain and drizzle in the west. Scotland will be cloudy with rain in the west, and gales further north.


A band of rain will move south-east overnight. Cloudy conditions to the south-east of this, and clearer conditions, although with some showers, to the north-west. Very windy in the north.


Cloud and rain will slowly clear through the south-east. Mostly dry with sunny spells elsewhere, although with showers in the north-west. Gales, or severe gales are expected for Scotland.

Outlook for Friday to Sunday:

Sunshine and showers on Friday and Saturday, the showers perhaps heavy and prolonged on Saturday. Winds easing, although still breezy. Sunday should be drier, with light winds and sunny spells.

Updated at: 0207 on Wed 28 Sep 2016

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Sunday 2 Oct 2016 to Tuesday 11 Oct 2016:

Generally a brighter end to the weekend, with sunshine and a few showers on Sunday and lighter winds, though becoming cloudier and windier later as outbreaks of rain spread in from the west during the start of the week. Changeable conditions are then expected to continue through the remainder of the period bringing showers or longer spells of rain interspersed by drier and brighter periods. The heaviest and most persistent rain along with the stronger winds are likely to occur in the west and northwest, whereas eastern and southeastern parts should see more prolonged drier and brighter spells. Temperatures near normal at first, though soon rising to slightly above average and perhaps even warm at times in the southeast.

Updated at: 1219 on Tue 27 Sep 2016

UK Outlook for Wednesday 12 Oct 2016 to Wednesday 26 Oct 2016:

There is currently low confidence for the forecast during the second half of October, however the most likely scenario is a continuation of the more changeable conditions. The north and northwest is likely to see the most unsettled weather, with strong winds and showers or longer spells of rain, intermixed with some drier interludes. Further south and southeast there is a greater likelihood of drier, brighter weather with a low possibility of more prolonged settled spells here. Temperatures will vary through the period, but probably averaging out slight above average for the time of year, with an increasing risk of overnight frost in the more settled spells.

Updated at: 1220 on Tue 27 Sep 2016

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