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Forecast summary

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

Regional forecast for London & South East England

Dull in the morning, brighter later. Mild.

Today:

A mild but dull start, with overcast skies for many and some drizzle. This will slowly clear through the morning, along with any lingering fog patches. Breezier in the afternoon, with some bright or sunny spells. especially in the east. Maximum Temperature 13 °C.

Tonight:

Dry overnight with winds easing. Cloudy in the west, with the best of any clearer spells in the east, where some mist patches are also possible. Minimum Temperature 9 °C.

Thursday:

A dry start but cloud thickening from the west. Cloudy for most by the afternoon, with a few spots of drizzle. Light winds. Maximum Temperature 13 °C.

Outlook for Friday to Sunday:

Strengthening winds Friday with outbreaks of rain at first, turning drier later. Rain, possibly heavy for a time Saturday with light winds. Dry and bright on Sunday. Mild throughout.

Updated at: 0358 on Wed 7 Dec 2016

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Rain for some today. Sunny spells in the south later.

Today:

Low cloud, fog and hill fog in the south-east will tend to lift and break, allowing some sunshine here later. Meanwhile, windy but generally cloudy in the north, with a band of rain slowly spreading south-eastwards into central parts.

Tonight:

Occasional rain, heavy at times, across Wales, parts of northern and south-west England overnight. Otherwise, mostly dry with clear spells in the south and east. Very windy in the north.

Thursday:

Rain, sometimes heavy, clearing Wales, central and northern England during the morning, leaving cloudy skies with patchy drizzle in the south. Breezy, but drier and brighter in the north.

Outlook for Friday to Sunday:

Turning cooler with spells of rain for most on Friday and Saturday, though some sunshine too. Windy in the north with showers at times. More settled on Sunday.

Updated at: 0246 on Wed 7 Dec 2016

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Sunday 11 Dec 2016 to Tuesday 20 Dec 2016:

Sunday will start generally dry and bright for most, but it is likely to turn wetter from the north-west later in the day as a frontal band arrives from the Atlantic. Into the following week, further periods of wet and windy weather are expected to move across the UK. The most unsettled conditions are likely across the north and west with drier and brighter weather for southern and eastern areas. By mid December there will probably be some longer, drier spells between the wet weather, perhaps heralding a change to something generally more settled. It will also be fairly mild initially but temperatures are likely to return closer to normal, although passing weather systems may raise them at times.

Updated at: 1516 on Tue 6 Dec 2016

UK Outlook for Wednesday 21 Dec 2016 to Wednesday 4 Jan 2017:

Whilst there is a good deal of uncertainty, it is most likely during this period that more settled conditions may dominate associated with high pressure affecting the UK. If the pressure does build, then we can expect drier than average conditions for most areas with lighter winds. Temperatures are also then likely to be below average with an increased risk of frost and fog, especially where skies remain clear overnight. However, there will probably also be some milder, unsettled interludes too, and as we head into the New Year this may become more of a feature in our weather.

Updated at: 1439 on Tue 6 Dec 2016

Weather map

Wed 0900

Weather forecast map for Wantage

Wantage Wantage – Cloudy 51.5884 -1.425
Reading Reading – Cloudy 51.4523 -0.9724
Banbury Banbury – Cloudy 52.0625 -1.3383
Milton Keynes Milton Keynes – Cloudy 52.0382 -0.7555
Southampton Southampton – Cloudy 50.9093 -1.403
London London – Cloudy 51.5081 -0.1248
Hereford Hereford – Cloudy 52.056 -2.7146
Birmingham Birmingham – Sunny intervals 52.4859 -1.889
Yeovil Yeovil – Sunny intervals 50.9416 -2.632
Cardiff Cardiff – Sunny intervals 51.4812 -3.1778
Brighton Brighton – Sunny intervals 50.822 -0.1356
Cambridge Cambridge – Cloudy 52.2075 0.124
Rochester Rochester – Sunny intervals 51.3875 0.5084
Peterborough Peterborough – Cloudy 52.569 -0.2388
Nottingham Nottingham – Cloudy 52.9545 -1.1565
Newtown (Powys) Newtown (Powys) – Cloudy 52.5118 -3.3118
Stoke-on-Trent Stoke-on-Trent – Sunny intervals 53.0024 -2.178
Swansea Swansea – Cloudy 51.621 -3.9424
Exeter Exeter – Cloudy 50.7179 -3.5327

Location Details

Wantage

Location: 51.5884, -1.425

Altitude: 91.0 m above mean sea level

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