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Overcast Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
17 ° 17 °
Feels like temperature (°C)
15 ° 15 °
Precipitation probability
10% 10%
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
WSW 14 22 WSW 12 19
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
M M
Humidity
97% 99%
On or Off Shore Winds
Offshore Sea State ∗
Slight
UV index
0 0
Sunrise: 06:17 Sunset: 20:31 Moon phase: Waning crescent Air pollution: 2

∗ Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

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Temperature (°C)
17 ° 17 ° 17 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 17 ° 17 ° 18 ° 18 ° 18 ° 18 ° 18 ° 19 ° 19 ° 18 ° 18 ° 17 ° 17 ° 17 ° 16 °
Feels like temperature (°C)
15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 16 ° 17 ° 17 ° 17 ° 18 ° 18 ° 18 ° 19 ° 19 ° 18 ° 18 ° 18 ° 18 ° 17 ° 16 °
Precipitation probability
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5%
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
WSW 11 18 WSW 11 18 WSW 11 18 WSW 10 16 WSW 10 16 WSW 11 16 WSW 10 15 WSW 9 13 WSW 8 11 WSW 8 11 WSW 7 10 W 6 9 W 7 10 W 7 10 WNW 6 10 WNW 6 10 WNW 7 11 WNW 7 10 WNW 6 9 NW 4 6 NNE 3 6 E 3 5 E 4 6 ESE 5 8
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
M M M M M M M M M G G G VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG G G
Humidity
99% 99% 99% 99% 96% 97% 97% 96% 96% 93% 91% 89% 87% 87% 86% 85% 81% 83% 86% 89% 89% 90% 92% 94%
On or Off Shore Winds
Offshore Sea State ∗
Slight
UV index
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 3 4 5 6 5 4 3 2 2 1 1 0 0 0
Sunrise: 06:18 Sunset: 20:29 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 2

∗ Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

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Temperature (°C)
16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 18 ° 20 ° 21 ° 19 ° 17 °
Feels like temperature (°C)
16 ° 15 ° 14 ° 13 ° 15 ° 17 ° 18 ° 17 ° 16 °
Precipitation probability
<5% <5% <5% 10% 10% <5% <5% 10% 10%
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
ESE 6 11 SE 9 16 SE 14 24 ESE 18 30 ESE 19 30 SE 20 31 SE 18 29 SSE 13 21 SW 10 16
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G M G VG VG G G
Humidity
95% 96% 97% 98% 95% 82% 78% 85% 95%
On or Off Shore Winds
Offshore Sea State ∗
Slight
UV index
0 0 0 1 3 6 4 1 0
Sunrise: 06:20 Sunset: 20:27 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 2

∗ Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

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Cloudy Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
16 ° 16 ° 15 ° 17 ° 18 ° 18 ° 17 ° 16 °
Feels like temperature (°C)
15 ° 14 ° 14 ° 15 ° 16 ° 16 ° 15 ° 14 °
Precipitation probability
10% <5% <5% <5% 10% 10% <5% <5%
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
WSW 11 18 WSW 10 16 WSW 9 15 WSW 12 21 WSW 13 23 WSW 14 25 WSW 12 21 WSW 10 16
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
95% 93% 91% 82% 78% 77% 82% 88%
On or Off Shore Winds
Offshore Sea State ∗
Slight Moderate
UV index
0 0 1 3 6 3 1 0
Sunrise: 06:21 Sunset: 20:25 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 2

∗ Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

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Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 17 ° 18 ° 18 ° 17 ° 15 °
Feels like temperature (°C)
14 ° 13 ° 13 ° 14 ° 15 ° 15 ° 14 ° 14 °
Precipitation probability
10% <5% <5% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SW 9 15 SW 10 16 WSW 11 17 WSW 14 25 WSW 16 29 WSW 16 29 WSW 15 25 WSW 12 19
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
91% 90% 90% 82% 77% 79% 83% 89%
On or Off Shore Winds
Offshore Sea State ∗
Moderate
UV index
0 0 1 3 5 3 1 0
Sunrise: 06:23 Sunset: 20:23 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 2

∗ Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

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Cloudy Light shower night Light rain Overcast Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 16 ° 17 ° 18 ° 17 ° 15 °
Feels like temperature (°C)
14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 15 °
Precipitation probability
10% 30% 40% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
WSW 11 17 SW 9 13 W 8 11 WSW 8 13 WSW 8 15 WSW 10 18 W 8 14 WNW 7 10
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG G VG VG VG VG VG G
Humidity
91% 93% 93% 85% 81% 78% 84% 92%
On or Off Shore Winds
Offshore Sea State ∗
Moderate Slight
UV index
0 0 1 2 5 3 1 0
Sunrise: 06:24 Sunset: 20:21 Moon phase: Waxing crescent

∗ Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

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Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Clear night
Temperature (°C)
15 ° 14 ° 14 ° 17 ° 18 ° 18 ° 17 ° 15 °
Feels like temperature (°C)
14 ° 13 ° 13 ° 16 ° 17 ° 17 ° 16 ° 14 °
Precipitation probability
<5% 10% <5% <5% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
WNW 7 11 WNW 7 11 WNW 7 10 WNW 8 14 WNW 9 17 WNW 10 18 NW 9 15 NW 9 13
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G VG G G VG G
Humidity
94% 94% 95% 84% 79% 79% 82% 91%
On or Off Shore Winds
Offshore Sea State ∗
No Data
UV index
0 0 1 3 5 3 1 0
Sunrise: 06:26 Sunset: 20:19 Moon phase: Waxing crescent

∗ Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

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Forecast Summary

Regional Forecast for South West England

Headline:

Rain easing later.

This Evening and Tonight:

Rain will continue this evening including some heavy bursts over northern and eastern areas of the region. The rain will ease during the night, but it will stay cloudy, with widespread mist and fog on high ground. Minimum temperature 15 °C.

Monday:

Monday will stay mostly cloudy and dry. Some very warm brighter spells are likely in the afternoon, mainly in the east of the region. Maximum temperature 24 °C.

Outlook for Tuesday to Thursday:

Tuesday and Wednesday will be dry, bright, humid and very warm. It will be fresher on Thursday, perhaps with a few showers.

Updated: 15:46 on Sun 20 Aug 2017 BST

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

The south cloudy and damp, the north dry and cool.

This Evening and Tonight:

Rain will continue in the south and west tonight including some heavy bursts. It will feel rather humid here with mist and fog over hills. Northern and eastern parts will stay dry and become rather cool.

Monday:

Rain in Northern Ireland, western Scotland and northwest England will be heavy at times. It will stay mainly cloudy elsewhere but warm bright spells are likely in some southern parts.

Outlook for Tuesday to Thursday:

Cloud and rain will affect the north on Tuesday and Wednesday, sometimes turning heavy. Southern parts will be dry, bright, humid and very warm. Thursday will be fresher with showers.

Updated: 15:25 on Sun 20 Aug 2017 BST

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Friday 25 Aug 2017 to Sunday 3 Sep 2017:

Friday and the subsequent bank holiday weekend will stay changeable, with heavy showers or longer spells of rain, particularly in the north and west. However, parts of the south and east may stay mainly dry with some sunny spells. Temperatures will be around normal in most parts, but probably above average in the southeast, bringing a chance of a few thundery showers. It will be windy at times, especially in the north, with a risk of gales here. Into the following week, there remains a lot of uncertainty, although we may continue to see spells of wet and windy weather, particularly in the northwest, with drier spells, mainly in the south. Temperatures will probably be near normal, though perhaps rather warm at times in the south.

UK Outlook for Monday 4 Sep 2017 to Monday 18 Sep 2017:

In the first half of September, 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.

Updated: 15:25 on Sun 20 Aug 2017 BST