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

    Regional forecast for Wales

    Rain, locally heavy, but turning drier and brighter later.


    Some early brightness is possible in the east, but outbreaks of rain, possibly heavy in places, will move east across all parts. Brighter conditions with isolated heavy, possibly thundery, showers will then develop later. Maximum Temperature 19 °C.


    Showers easing through the evening with clear spells for many. Cloud then builds through the early hours with outbreaks of rain arriving in the north and west later. Minimum Temperature 12 °C.


    Cloud and patchy rain slowly clears south through the day. Fresher, drier and brighter conditions will then follow from the north with the odd shower possible. Maximum Temperature 21 °C.

    Outlook for Saturday to Monday:

    Sunny spells and scattered showers are likely throughout. It will gradually turn fresher with nights becoming cooler.

    Updated at: 0241 on Thu 28 Jul 2016

    UK forecast for the next 5 days

    Rain moving east, brighter with showers later for some.


    Rain in the west will move eastwards, this persistent and locally heavy over Northern Ireland, northern England and southern Scotland. Brighter with showers over northern Scotland. Turning brighter across Wales and southern England later with a risk of heavy showers.


    Rain over central areas slowly moves south. To the north, cooler, clearer conditions with some showers. To the south, mild, rather cloudy with some showery outbreaks, mainly in the west.


    Cloud and patchy rain over central areas slowly clears south through the day. Fresher, drier and brighter conditions following from the north with sunny spells and some showers.

    Outlook for Saturday to Monday:

    Sunshine and scattered showers throughout, the showers most frequent across the north. Feeling fresher in the north, with these conditions gradually spreading south.

    Updated at: 0241 on Thu 28 Jul 2016

    Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

    UK Outlook for Monday 1 Aug 2016 to Wednesday 10 Aug 2016:

    A good deal of bright weather is likely on Monday, but with showers affecting some parts, particularly in the north and east. Temperatures will be near or slightly below average, with a chilly night following, especially in the north. From Tuesday it is expected to turn more unsettled generally, with a mixture of brighter but showery spells interspersed by cloudier conditions with outbreaks of rain. Northwestern parts will see the heaviest rain and strongest winds, whereas the southeast will get the best of the dry and bright weather. Temperatures generally around average, but sometimes cooler in the northwest. The weather may turn more settled for the first weekend in August, with temperatures trending upwards, but how long this lasts, if it occurs at all, is very uncertain.

    Updated at: 1217 on Wed 27 Jul 2016

    UK Outlook for Thursday 11 Aug 2016 to Thursday 25 Aug 2016:

    Any early brief settled and warmer spell is unlikely to last, with the weather most probably returning to a changeable regime. Outbreaks of rain, along with sunshine and showers are likely to affect the country at times, but there is also expected to be some warmer and settled periods. Northern and northwestern parts will generally see the wettest weather, with the south and southeast seeing the most lengthy dry and fine spells. Temperatures will probably average out around normal, with some warmer and cooler days likely.

    Updated at: 1217 on Wed 27 Jul 2016

    Location Details


    Location: 51.6845, -3.2284

    Altitude: 199.0 m above mean sea level

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