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UK weather forecast

UK forecast map

Tiree Cloudy 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Heavy rain 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Clear night 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Heavy rain 53.479 -2.247
Brighton Overcast 50.822 -0.136
Dover Partly cloudy night 51.126 1.318
Exeter Heavy rain 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Heavy rain 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Clear night 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Cloudy 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Heavy rain 51.556 -1.778
York Heavy shower night 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Partly cloudy night 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Cloudy 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Light shower night 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Partly cloudy night 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Overcast 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Partly cloudy night 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Heavy rain 52.512 -3.312
Fort William Heavy rain 56.82 -5.104
Belfast Partly cloudy night 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Light shower night 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Heavy rain 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Heavy rain 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Partly cloudy night 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Partly cloudy night 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Clear night 60.154 -1.143
London Cloudy 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Cloudy 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry Partly cloudy night 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Overcast 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Light shower night 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Clear night 58.439 -3.092
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Latest forecasts

Ullapool Light shower night 12 °C
Edinburgh Partly cloudy night 13 °C
Fort William Heavy rain 12 °C
Norwich Clear night 17 °C
Caernarfon Light shower night 14 °C
Belfast Partly cloudy night 12 °C
Cardiff Heavy rain 17 °C
Newcastle Upon Tyne Cloudy 16 °C
Stornoway Light shower night 12 °C
Glasgow Clear night 12 °C
Lincoln Heavy rain 18 °C
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UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

Rain clearing southeastwards. Turning brighter and fresher with scattered showers.

Today:

Wet and windy across southeast Wales and central England, with heavy rain slowly moving southeastwards, clearing the far southeast by evening. Turning brighter and fresher for most with sunny spells and scattered blustery showers, mainly in the north and west.

Tonight:

Largely clear skies across England, Wales and eastern Scotland, although scattered blustery showers in the north and locally in the west. Turning cloudier in Northern Ireland by dawn with rain.

Friday:

Generally dry in the south on Friday, although warm, humid and often rather cloudy. Windy across northern parts with spells of rain, mainly in the west.

Outlook for Saturday to Monday:

Often cloudy and windy, with rain at times particularly in the north and west and especially on Sunday. Some brighter spells in the south and east. Feeling warm and humid.

Updated: 02:06 on Thu 16 Aug 2018 BST

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Monday 20 Aug 2018 to Wednesday 29 Aug 2018:

Next week is expected to stay breezy across northern and western areas with occasional light rain or drizzle. Bright or sunny spells are more likely across central, southern and eastern areas and it will feel increasingly warm and humid across England and Wales. It may be very warm where there is prolonged sunshine. There will probably be a good deal of dry and bright weather in the south and east over the coming days, with only brief interludes of thicker cloud and rain. As a result, this part of the country may well stay very warm and humid. This pattern is quite likely to continue into the following week, with warm dry weather predominating, especially in the south, and longer spells of rain and wind more likely in the north.

UK Outlook for Thursday 30 Aug 2018 to Thursday 13 Sep 2018:

During this period it looks likely that the weather pattern will only change slowly. High pressure will tend to dominate with southern areas probably seeing the driest and brightest weather. Further outbreaks of rain and strong winds may move across the north, and perhaps sink southeastwards at times. Into September, confidence in the forecast decreases. However, we will probably see longer dry and settled spells at times, these perhaps becoming more dominant in the north and northwest. Temperatures by day are likely to be generally warmer than average, but there will an increasing chance of chillier nights.

Updated: 02:06 on Thu 16 Aug 2018 BST

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