Weather and climate change
UK video forecast
UK 5 day weather forecast
Turning wet and windy for some. Bright in the south.
Heavy rain developing across Northern Ireland this morning, spreading to northwest Wales, northern England and much of Scotland this afternoon. Largely fine in northeast Scotland and bright and warm in southern Britain. Windy in the west with coastal gales possible.
Rain clearing Scotland but lingering across northern England and Wales, heavy at times. Showers following to northwestern areas. Staying dry in the south and east. Milder than last night. Breezy.
A band of occasional rain and drizzle slowly edging southeast across England and Wales. Dry, cloudy and rather warm ahead of this with sunny spells and blustery showers elsewhere.
Outlook for Monday to Wednesday:
Staying changeable with spells of rain or showers, most frequent and heaviest in the north. Often windy, especially in the north and west. Mild and feeling warm in any sunshine.
UK long range weather forecast
A largely settled start to the period with dry, widely cloudy conditions, but with a possibility of some frequent showers in the northwest. Winds generally light to start, but possibility of stronger winds in the far northwest. More changeable and unsettled weather is likely to continue into the weekend with the wettest conditions in the northwest, drier in the southeast. There is a high chance that these unsettled conditions will spread further south with stronger winds becoming widespread. Confidence surrounding the timing and location of the most unsettled weather is low. Temperatures likely to be above average overall, perhaps very warm at times in the south, though some cool nights and chance of early fog.
A slowly evolving weather pattern is considered more likely through this period, though with a typical mix of settled and unsettled spells of weather. Settled, drier spells are more likely towards northern parts, whereas the south may possibly receive above average rainfall. Temperatures are more likely to be above average than below average overall, but with chilly nights in settled conditions.