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UK weather forecast

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

London Sunny day 23 °C
Wick (Highland) Cloudy 14 °C
Norwich Sunny day 23 °C
Newcastle Upon Tyne Sunny day 20 °C
Tiree Sunny intervals 11 °C
Pembroke Overcast 12 °C
Exeter Sunny day 19 °C
Aberdeen Sunny day 14 °C
Lerwick Cloudy 12 °C
Caernarfon Cloudy 14 °C
Dumfries Cloudy 14 °C
  • UK 5 days
  • UK 6-30 days

UK forecast for the next 5 days


Sunny for many, and a little warmer than yesterday.


Sunny and warm for many, especially central, southern and eastern England, with any mist/fog in the southwest soon clearing. Cloudier at times in the far north and west; some rain for northwest Scotland and isolated showers in Northern Ireland too.


Mostly dry overnight with largely clear skies at first, but areas of low cloud towards the southwest and some mist and fog patches. Showery rain for northwest Scotland towards dawn.


Most fog patches will disperse, then sunny and warm, especially in the south, though some coastal fog persisting in the south and west. Breezier for Scotland with sunshine and showers.

Outlook for Saturday to Monday:

Plenty of warm sunshine for most on Saturday then for the southeast on Sunday. Thundery showers in the north and west becoming more widespread. Unsettled, cooler and breezy on Monday.

Updated: 03:18 on Thu 19 Apr 2018 BST

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Monday 23 Apr 2018 to Wednesday 2 May 2018:

The start of next week sees a return to more changeable conditions, with a mixture of bright and showery weather and some longer spells of rain at times. The northwest is likely to see the most frequent and heaviest showers, as well as the windiest conditions. The best of any drier and brighter weather will be in the southeast, but with a chance of some rain at times even here. Temperatures overall will be back around average, but it may be rather warm in the south and east at times. By the end of the month, confidence in the forecast becomes low, but there are likely to be periods of unsettled, cooler weather, particularly in the northwest, while the southeast still has some decent dry and bright spells.

UK Outlook for Thursday 3 May 2018 to Thursday 17 May 2018:

At the start of May changeable conditions are probable at first, with the southeast seeing the best of any drier, warmer weather, while the northwest has more frequent spells of rain or showers. The forecast through the rest of this period is currently very uncertain, but through the first half of May it looks as though we could see a mixture of periods of more settled, fine and dry conditions interspersed with spells of showery and more changeable weather. Temperatures are likely to be around average, but with the risk of some cooler northerly winds at times.

Updated: 03:18 on Thu 19 Apr 2018 BST

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