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Sunrise: 05:48 Sunset: 20:07 Moon phase: Waning crescent Air pollution: 3

∗ 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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Sunrise: 05:50 Sunset: 20:05 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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Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
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Sunrise: 05:52 Sunset: 20:03 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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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
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Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
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Humidity
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UV index
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Sunrise: 05:53 Sunset: 20:01 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 3

∗ 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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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
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Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
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Humidity
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On or Off Shore Winds
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UV index
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Sunrise: 05:55 Sunset: 19:59 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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Precipitation probability
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
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Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
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Humidity
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On or Off Shore Winds
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Smooth (wavelets)
UV index
0 0 1 4 5 3 1 0
Sunrise: 05:56 Sunset: 19:57 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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Precipitation probability
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% <5% 10%
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
NNE 8 13 N 8 12 N 7 12 N 9 15 NNE 9 18 S 9 18 ENE 10 16 N 9 14
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
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Humidity
90% 91% 90% 77% 67% 70% 77% 85%
On or Off Shore Winds
Offshore Sea State ∗
No Data
UV index
0 0 1 3 4 2 1 0
Sunrise: 05:58 Sunset: 19:54 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 London & South East England

Headline:

Dry and often sunny. Cloud thickening from the southwest later.

Today:

A chilly start for most, with sunny spells. However thickening cloud is likely to spread into the southwest during the afternoon, along with outbreaks of rain Staying drier, and possibly brighter, in the east. Maximum temperature 22 °C.

Tonight:

Cloud and rain will continue spreading east overnight, with some heavy bursts possible. Hill and coastal fog is also likely, especially across the south and west. Minimum temperature 13 °C.

Monday:

A rather dull and murky start, especially across hills and the south coast, with further drizzle possible. Turning drier, with some brighter spells likely developing during the afternoon. Feeling humid. Maximum temperature 21 °C.

Outlook for Tuesday to Thursday:

Warm and humid on Tuesday but mostly cloudy with brighter spells. Feeling muggy overnight, before fresher conditions and sunny spells spread east Wednesday. Sunny spells Thursday, with isolated showers possible.

Updated: 02:27 on Sun 20 Aug 2017 BST

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

Cloudy with rain in the southwest, sunny spells elsewhere.

Today:

A few showers in the north, otherwise dry for many with warm sunny spells. Cloud, rain and drizzle slowly moving into the southwest, turning heavy at times. Feeling cool under cloud and rain at first, but turning more humid later.

Tonight:

Rain continuing to move across the south and west, with hill fog across the southwest and feeling humid. A cool night elsewhere will patchy mist and fog in the north.

Monday:

Skies clouding over for all parts. Heavy bursts of rain in the northwest, with patchy drizzle elsewhere. Some warm and humid bright spells at times in the south.

Outlook for Tuesday to Thursday:

Cloud and rain affecting northern parts Tuesday and Wednesday, turning heavy and thundery at times. Elsewhere, dry with sunny spells and feeling very warm and humid. Fresher Thursday with showers.

Updated: 03:25 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: 03:25 on Sun 20 Aug 2017 BST