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New Year's Eve 2018 weather forecast

What will your New Year's resolution be?

Mon 31 Dec 2018

How will you be celebrating the New Year?

If there's an event taking place in your area, make sure you check your local weather forecast before welcoming 2018.

There are a number of public events taking place across the UK on New Year's Eve which include:

London Eye New Year's Eve fireworks

Over 110,000 people came together in London last year to view the world famous fireworks display, while millions of others watched in the comfort of their living rooms. The 135 metre high London Eye plays host to the fireworks, which light London's skyline in an array of colours.

Will the skies be clear to see this spectacular event? Check the London weather forecast.

  • Sunny intervals 26 °C

    19 °C

  • Cloudy 26 °C

    17 °C

  • Sunny intervals 25 °C

    17 °C

  • Sunny intervals 27 °C

    19 °C

  • Sunny day 28 °C

    19 °C

  • Sunny intervals 27 °C

    18 °C

  • Sunny day 28 °C

    17 °C

Thursday (Thursday 19 July 2018)
Now 05:00 06:00 07:00 08:00 09:00 10:00 11:00 12:00 13:00 14:00 15:00 16:00 17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Warnings
Clear night Clear night Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny day Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
16 ° 17 ° 17 ° 18 ° 19 ° 20 ° 22 ° 23 ° 24 ° 24 ° 25 ° 26 ° 26 ° 26 ° 26 ° 25 ° 24 ° 23 ° 22 ° 22 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
17 ° 17 ° 17 ° 18 ° 19 ° 20 ° 21 ° 22 ° 22 ° 23 ° 25 ° 25 ° 26 ° 25 ° 24 ° 23 ° 22 ° 22 ° 21 ° 21 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SSW 3 3 SSW 2 4 SSE 2 5 SSE 2 4 SE 3 5 SSE 2 4 SSE 3 5 SSE 4 7 SSE 6 10 SSE 4 9 S 3 8 SSE 3 8 S 3 8 ESE 5 11 ESE 8 16 ESE 9 17 ESE 9 18 ESE 8 15 ESE 6 12 ESE 6 10
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G M M G G G VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
71% 67% 63% 56% 47% 44% 41% 37% 35% 35% 35% 35% 35% 36% 38% 39% 40% 42% 45% 46%
UV index
1 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 6 5 4 3 2 1 1 1
Sunrise: 05:05 Sunset: 21:08 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 3 Pollen: L
Friday (Friday 20 July 2018)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00 04:00 05:00 06:00 07:00 08:00 09:00 10:00 11:00 12:00 13:00 14:00 15:00 16:00 17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Warnings
Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny day Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light shower day Cloudy Cloudy Light shower day Cloudy Light shower night
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% 10% 10% 10% 10% 30% 10% 10% 30% 20% 50%
Temperature (°C)
21 ° 21 ° 20 ° 20 ° 20 ° 20 ° 19 ° 20 ° 20 ° 21 ° 22 ° 23 ° 24 ° 25 ° 26 ° 25 ° 25 ° 25 ° 24 ° 23 ° 22 ° 21 ° 21 ° 20 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
20 ° 20 ° 20 ° 19 ° 19 ° 19 ° 19 ° 19 ° 20 ° 21 ° 22 ° 23 ° 24 ° 25 ° 25 ° 25 ° 25 ° 25 ° 23 ° 22 ° 21 ° 20 ° 20 ° 19 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SE 5 9 SE 4 8 SE 3 6 SE 3 6 SSE 2 5 SE 2 5 SE 3 5 SE 3 5 SSE 2 5 S 2 4 SSW 2 5 WSW 3 7 W 3 7 SW 3 8 SW 4 9 SW 5 12 SW 5 12 WSW 6 13 WNW 9 18 WNW 8 16 NW 7 16 NNW 6 14 NNW 6 12 NNW 5 11
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG G G G G G G G G G VG VG VG VG G VG G VG G VG VG VG
Humidity
47% 49% 51% 52% 52% 53% 53% 53% 51% 50% 47% 46% 44% 41% 41% 43% 44% 44% 49% 51% 52% 55% 58% 60%
UV index
1 1 2 3 4 5 5 6 5 4 3 2 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 05:07 Sunset: 21:06 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 4 Pollen: L
Saturday (Saturday 21 July 2018)
00:00 01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Light shower night Light shower night Partly cloudy night Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Partly cloudy night
40% 40% 10% 10% 10% <5% <5% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
19 ° 19 ° 18 ° 18 ° 20 ° 23 ° 24 ° 24 ° 22 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
19 ° 19 ° 18 ° 18 ° 20 ° 22 ° 24 ° 24 ° 22 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
NNW 5 10 NNW 4 9 N 3 7 N 4 8 NNW 5 12 NNW 5 13 NNW 5 14 N 6 15 ENE 5 10
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G VG VG G VG VG G VG VG
Humidity
65% 66% 73% 76% 65% 54% 47% 47% 58%
UV index
1 4 6 4 1
Sunrise: 05:08 Sunset: 21:05 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 5 Pollen: L
Sunday (Sunday 22 July 2018)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Partly cloudy night Clear night Sunny day Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Sunny day Clear night
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
20 ° 18 ° 17 ° 20 ° 23 ° 26 ° 26 ° 24 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
20 ° 17 ° 17 ° 19 ° 23 ° 25 ° 25 ° 24 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
N 5 10 NNW 5 10 NNW 5 11 NW 5 12 WNW 6 16 WNW 7 18 WNW 7 16 WNW 5 11
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
64% 70% 71% 60% 46% 39% 44% 54%
UV index
1 4 7 4 1
Sunrise: 05:09 Sunset: 21:04 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 3 Pollen: L
Monday (Monday 23 July 2018)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Clear night Partly cloudy night Sunny intervals Sunny day Sunny intervals Sunny day Sunny day Clear night
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
22 ° 20 ° 20 ° 23 ° 26 ° 28 ° 27 ° 24 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
22 ° 20 ° 20 ° 23 ° 26 ° 27 ° 26 ° 23 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
WNW 5 11 W 4 9 W 4 10 WSW 5 14 WSW 7 18 WSW 8 19 WSW 9 20 WSW 7 16
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
65% 76% 77% 65% 51% 44% 46% 57%
UV index
1 4 7 4 1
Sunrise: 05:11 Sunset: 21:03 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous Air pollution: 3
Tuesday (Tuesday 24 July 2018)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Clear night Clear night Sunny intervals Sunny day Sunny intervals Sunny day Light shower day Clear night
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% 10% 30% 10%
Temperature (°C)
21 ° 19 ° 19 ° 21 ° 25 ° 26 ° 25 ° 23 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
21 ° 19 ° 19 ° 21 ° 24 ° 25 ° 25 ° 23 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
WSW 6 12 WSW 5 10 WSW 5 10 WSW 5 13 SW 7 17 SW 7 18 W 7 16 W 5 12
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
68% 77% 78% 66% 51% 47% 49% 56%
UV index
1 4 6 4 1
Sunrise: 05:12 Sunset: 21:01 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous
Wednesday (Wednesday 25 July 2018)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Clear night Partly cloudy night Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Clear night
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
21 ° 19 ° 19 ° 21 ° 25 ° 27 ° 27 ° 23 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
21 ° 20 ° 19 ° 21 ° 25 ° 27 ° 26 ° 23 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
W 5 10 W 4 9 NNW 3 8 WNW 4 11 SW 5 15 SSW 6 15 SE 7 15 SSE 6 11
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
65% 70% 73% 62% 46% 42% 43% 60%
UV index
1 4 6 4 1
Sunrise: 05:13 Sunset: 21:00 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous
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31 December - What will the weather be doing as you celebrate the arrival of the New Year?

New Year's Eve winter carnival and fireworks - Newcastle

The streets of Newcastle will be lined with hundreds of revelers cheering on the mysterious legends and mythical creatures from Norse folklore, as they dance their way through the streets.

The festivities start at 5.15pm with the winter carnival parade, which arrives at the Civic Centre at 5.45pm for the start of the Parade Finale which will include performance, dance, music and fire, ending with a spectacular firework display.

Will you need to wrap up against the winter's chill? Check the Newcastle weather forecast.

Edinburgh's Hogmanay Celebrations

Edinburgh will host a Street Party as well as a spectacular fireworks display to welcome 2018. Visit our Hogmanay event page for details on the event.

Check the Edinburgh weather forecast before deciding your New Year's outfit.

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