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North East England regional forecast

North East England forecast map

Durham Light rain 54.775 -1.583
Sunderland Overcast 54.907 -1.382
Bellingham Overcast 55.146 -2.253
Berwick-upon-Tweed Cloudy 55.77 -2.004
Newcastle Upon Tyne Light rain 54.978 -1.616
Hartlepool Light rain 54.692 -1.211
Hexham Cloudy 54.973 -2.111
Amble Heavy rain 55.331 -1.584
Darlington Light rain 54.523 -1.558
Rochester (Northumberland) Overcast 55.275 -2.263
Wooler Cloudy 55.547 -2.011
Powburn Cloudy 55.44 -1.9
Met Office
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  • Regional
  • UK 5 days
  • UK 6-30 days

Regional Forecast for North East England

Headline:

Long periods of heavy rain this morning. Improving this afternoon.

Today:

Cloudy and misty at first with long periods of locally thundery rain. The rain will slowly move northwards during the morning allowing some drier brighter weather to arrive by the afternoon. Sunny spells developing from mid-afternoon. Mainly light winds. Maximum temperature 21 °C.

Tonight:

Long clear spells at first allowing some mist or fog patches to form. Later in the night cloud will thicken in the west, possibly introducing showers over hills by dawn. Minimum temperature 10 °C.

Thursday:

Cloudy with showery outbreaks of rain over western hills, where it will be windy at times. Drier further east with bright or sunny spells. Maximum temperature 20 °C.

Outlook for Friday to Sunday:

Variable cloud with slow moving showers. Temperatures near normal in light winds. Sunny spells by day but clear spells at night allowing mist patches to form. Mostly dry on Sunday.

Updated: 02:21 on Wed 23 Aug 2017 BST

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

Rain clearing from the north-east. Drier and fresher elsewhere.

Today:

Heavy rain in Scotland as well as northern and eastern England will gradually clear eastwards. Further south, cloud will move to the east during the afternoon. In the west, brighter, fresher weather will follow, with showers, mainly in Northern Ireland.

Tonight:

The last of the rain will clear from northeast Scotland during the evening, leaving much of the UK dry overnight. A few showers will affect western parts.

Thursday:

England and Wales will be mostly dry and breezy with sunny spells. A few showers are likely in parts of Scotland, Northern Ireland and the far west of England.

Outlook for Friday to Sunday:

Friday will be dry and bright for most, though rain will affect the far north and west. Sunny spells are likely over the weekend, with showers, mainly in the northwest.

Updated: 03:01 on Wed 23 Aug 2017 BST

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Monday 28 Aug 2017 to Wednesday 6 Sep 2017:

On Monday, a band of thick cloud some outbreaks of rain and strong winds are likely to spread eastwards across the country. The rain will be heaviest in the NW and it may remain dry and warm in the southeast, although there is a small risk of one or two thundery showers continuing. Into next week, we are likely to see unsettled conditions, with spells of wet and windy weather, particularly in the northwest. It will be drier in general across the southeast, although there is a risk of some thundery showers here at times. There may be a longer spell of more settled weather in early September. Temperatures will probably be near normal, though perhaps warm at times in the south.

UK Outlook for Thursday 7 Sep 2017 to Thursday 21 Sep 2017:

During this period, we are most likely to see changeable weather conditions featuring across the United Kingdom. However, there will be some dry and fine weather at times too. On balance spells of rain and strong winds are likely to dominate in the north and west, with drier and brighter weather more common in the south and east. Temperatures will probably remain close to normal for the time of year in most parts, though they may become warm or very warm at times in the south which may generate some thunderstorms.

Updated: 03:01 on Wed 23 Aug 2017 BST

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