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Sat 0800
Thornbury Light shower day 51.6079 -2.5238
Yate Cloudy 51.5412 -2.413
Patchway Heavy shower day 51.5357 -2.5593
Chippenham Cloudy 51.4576 -2.1147
Clevedon Sunny intervals 51.4417 -2.8549
Trowbridge Cloudy 51.3192 -2.2075
Burnham-on-Sea Sunny intervals 51.2397 -2.9926
Watchet Sunny intervals 51.1813 -3.3279
Crowcombe Heathfield Cloudy 51.0964 -3.2378
Romsey Cloudy 50.9884 -1.4951
Appley Cloudy 50.9859 -3.3237
Elmscott Youth Hostel Overcast 50.968 -4.5229
Stalbridge Sunny intervals 50.9581 -2.3773
Ringwood Sunny intervals 50.8477 -1.7834
Beaminster Cloudy 50.8101 -2.7446
Wimborne Minster Cloudy 50.8002 -1.9831
Dorchester Cloudy 50.7138 -2.4381
Wareham Cloudy 50.6891 -2.1096
Sidmouth Cloudy 50.6782 -3.2363
Bellever Youth Hostel Drizzle 50.5768 -3.903
Portland Cloudy 50.55 -2.44
Callington Drizzle 50.5018 -4.3146
Liskeard Light rain 50.455 -4.4636
Ivybridge Overcast 50.3897 -3.9192
Penzance Light rain 50.1183 -5.5366

Latest forecasts

Thornbury Light shower day 17 °C
Yate Cloudy 17 °C
Patchway Heavy shower day 17 °C
Chippenham Cloudy 17 °C
Clevedon Sunny intervals 18 °C
Trowbridge Cloudy 17 °C
Burnham-on-Sea Sunny intervals 17 °C
Watchet Sunny intervals 17 °C
Crowcombe Heathfield Cloudy 16 °C
Romsey Cloudy 17 °C
Appley Cloudy 16 °C

Forecast summary

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

Regional forecast for South West England

Showers easing, becoming fine and warm with sunny spells.


It will be a cloudier start with a scattering of showers. However, these will clear to leave a largely dry afternoon with sunny spells. It will feel very warm for many, although cooler around the coasts. Maximum Temperature 23 °C.


After a fine end to the day, overnight with remain dry with light winds and clear spells. As a result, it will feel a little cooler than recent nights. Minimum Temperature 12 °C.


Sunday will see a fine start with sunny spells, however torrential, thundery showers will arrive from the southwest with the risk of hail and surface water flooding. Becoming humid later. Maximum Temperature 22 °C.

Outlook for Monday to Wednesday:

Showers possible at first on Monday, however turning drier and brighter later. Thereafter, generally dry with some warm sunny spells, especially on Wednesday.

Updated at: 0414 on Sat 27 May 2017

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Scattered thunderstorms moving northeast during Saturday.


Thundery showers will move northeast through Saturday, turning heavier across northern England and southern Scotland during the afternoon. Heavy and persistent rain too for Northern Ireland and western Scotland. Becoming drier across the south and west and still feeling hot.


Outbreaks of occasionally thundery rain will slowly ease northwards overnight, but persisting throughout in the far north. Elsewhere it will be dry with clear spells, feeling cooler than of late.


Rain will continue to slowly clear the Northern Isles through Sunday, elsewhere dry and bright with a fresher feel but further thundery showers arriving from the south in the afternoon.

Outlook for Monday to Wednesday:

On Monday thundery showers will push north with brighter conditions following. Fresher again on Tuesday and Wednesday with light rain in the northwest and drier and brighter conditions further southeast.

Updated at: 0403 on Sat 27 May 2017

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Wednesday 31 May 2017 to Friday 9 Jun 2017:

Mainly dry with some sunny spells in the south and east on Wednesday. Becoming more unsettled in the north and west into Thursday with bands of cloud and rain pushing in from the west, weakening as they move eastwards. The south and southeast still at risk of further humid conditions and thundery outbreaks. Temperatures remaining rather warm. Turning more generally changeable from the end of the week and through the remainder of the period. The northwest tending to see spells of rain or showers with some drier, brighter interludes. Generally drier and brighter further southeast, but some rain at times here too. Windy at times, especially in the northwest. Temperatures generally near normal in the northwest and warm at times in the south and east.

Updated at: 1209 on Fri 26 May 2017

UK Outlook for Saturday 10 Jun 2017 to Saturday 24 Jun 2017:

Confidence is currently low through this period, though we are more likely to see changeable conditions continue through the early part of June. More settled weather may begin to dominate for a time towards the middle of the month, mainly in the south, bringing some drier and brighter weather. Temperatures are likely to be close to normal at first, but may become generally warm, perhaps locally very warm for a time during mid June. By the latter part of the month, there is a possibility of more unsettled conditions developing once more, with spells of rain at times, and temperatures returning closer to average.

Updated at: 1209 on Fri 26 May 2017

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