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South West England regional forecast

South West England forecast map

Exeter Light shower day 50.718 -3.533
Camborne Cloudy 50.212 -5.294
Lyme Regis Cloudy 50.725 -2.935
Wadebridge Sunny day 50.516 -4.835
Bristol Cloudy 51.454 -2.587
Bath Cloudy 51.375 -2.358
Dartmouth Sunny intervals 50.352 -3.578
Plymouth Sunny intervals 50.371 -4.135
Launceston Sunny intervals 50.64 -4.357
Tavistock Sunny intervals 50.551 -4.141
Taunton Sunny intervals 51.015 -3.106
Barnstaple Cloudy 51.078 -4.057
Minehead Cloudy 51.204 -3.48
Bude Sunny intervals 50.826 -4.543
Bournemouth Cloudy 50.719 -1.879
Chulmleigh Sunny intervals 50.913 -3.868
Devizes Cloudy 51.349 -1.993
Gillingham (Dorset) Cloudy 51.036 -2.276
Dorchester Cloudy 50.714 -2.438
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Killerton Sunny intervals 18 °C
Bishopsworth Cloudy 18 °C
Lyme Regis Cloudy 19 °C
Portland Cloudy 17 °C
Pewsey Cloudy 19 °C
Winchcombe Sunny intervals 20 °C
Ansty Cloudy 18 °C
Berkeley Castle Grounds Sunny intervals 19 °C
Colebrooke Sunny intervals 18 °C
Jersey Cloudy 18 °C
Wallisdown Cloudy 20 °C
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  • UK 5 days
  • UK 6-30 days

Regional Forecast for South West England

Headline:

Brighter and fresher

Today:

Early cloud and drizzle in the east of the region will soon clear. The rest of the day will be brighter and fresher than yesterday. A few showers may pop up during the afternoon, most likely near Bristol Channel coasts. Maximum temperature 20 °C.

Tonight:

Sunny spells are expected in the evening and the night will stay mostly dry, and fresher than last night. Showers are possible but most places will miss them. Minimum temperature 13 °C.

Thursday:

Any showers will soon disperse to leave long sunny spells for all of us for the rest of the day. There will be a brisk westerly breeze. Maximum temperature 20 °C.

Outlook for Friday to Sunday:

After early cloud and drizzle clears, Friday will be mostly dry and bright. Sunny spells are likely over the weekend too, interrupted by a few showers.

Updated: 03:01 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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