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London & South East England regional forecast

London & South East England forecast map

London Clear night 51.508 -0.125
Staines Partly cloudy night 51.431 -0.514
Basingstoke Partly cloudy night 51.262 -1.092
Reading Partly cloudy night 51.452 -0.972
Newbury Partly cloudy night 51.401 -1.322
Wembley Partly cloudy night 51.55 -0.303
Canterbury Partly cloudy night 51.28 1.081
Margate Partly cloudy night 51.389 1.389
Dover Cloudy 51.126 1.318
Brighton Partly cloudy night 50.822 -0.136
Hastings Cloudy 50.854 0.575
Chichester Partly cloudy night 50.837 -0.773
Reigate Partly cloudy night 51.238 -0.203
Crawley Cloudy 51.115 -0.191
Oxford Cloudy 51.751 -1.254
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London Olympic Park North Partly cloudy night 18 °C
Midhurst Partly cloudy night 17 °C
Biggin Hill Cloudy 17 °C
Port Lympne Cloudy 18 °C
Chesham (Buckinghamshire) Partly cloudy night 16 °C
Hartley Cloudy 17 °C
Worthing Partly cloudy night 17 °C
Wandsworth Clear night 18 °C
Westerham Cloudy 17 °C
Chatham Ski Centre Cloudy 17 °C
Lingfield Park Racecourse Cloudy 17 °C
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Regional Forecast for London & South East England


Clear spells overnight. Sunny spells on Thursday with showers.

This Evening and Tonight:

Cloud and any lingering rain still affecting Kent will soon clear eastwards to leave a dry and rather cool night. with some long clear spells. Southwesterly winds will slowly ease. Minimum temperature 12 °C.


Sunny spells with showers, affecting some western areas, developing more widely with heavy showers breaking out by early afternoon, giving a chance of thunder. Turning much drier by evening. Maximum temperature 21 °C.

Outlook for Friday to Sunday:

Dry, bright start on Friday, before cloud and rain spreads eastwards, clearing overnight. The weekend then breezy with sunshine and showers, these probably heaviest during Sunday afternoon.

Updated: 15:35 on Wed 26 Jul 2017 BST

UK forecast for the next 5 days


Sunny spells and showers tomorrow. Feeling cooler and fresher.

This Evening and Tonight:

Daytime cloud and rain over southeast England and Northern Isles soon clearing. Otherwise, clear spells and scattered showers, mainly in the west, with the most frequent and heaviest of the showers in the northwest, where windy too. Breezy for most.


Thursday will see a mixture of sunshine and showers, heavy and possibly thundery at times. Showers merging into longer spells of rain in the northwest. Windy and feeling cool.

Outlook for Friday to Sunday:

Staying unsettled throughout this period, with a mixture of sunshine and showers or longer spells of rain at times, particularly on Friday in the south. Mainly rather cool throughout.

Updated: 15:29 on Wed 26 Jul 2017 BST

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Monday 31 Jul 2017 to Wednesday 9 Aug 2017:

A generally unsettled spell of weather is expected on Monday and Tuesday with a mixture of sunshine and showers for most, and possibly a spell of more prolonged rain in the southeast. Heavy showers and strong winds are most likely in the north and west with a risk of hail and thunder, with lighter winds elsewhere. The unsettled pattern looks most likely set to continue until early August with further frontal systems affecting the United Kingdom, interspersed with clearer or perhaps showery weather and some unseasonably windy conditions at times, mainly in the north and west. Temperatures should be around normal to cool, with perhaps only the far south east seeing some warmer and humid conditions at times.

UK Outlook for Thursday 10 Aug 2017 to Thursday 24 Aug 2017:

Changeable or unsettled conditions are likely at first with periods of rain interspersed with clearer or showery weather. There are increasing signals for high pressure to build which would allow for more settled conditions and rising temperatures, mostly likely in the south. By the middle of August signals become mixed and confidence is low. However, the preferred solution is for north-western parts to stay largely changeable, with drier and brighter spells of weather becoming more prevalent in the southeast. However, most areas could see showers or longer spells of rain at times.

Updated: 15:29 on Wed 26 Jul 2017 BST

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