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UK weather forecast

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Tiree Cloudy 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Cloudy 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Cloudy 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Light shower day 53.479 -2.247
Brighton Sunny intervals 50.822 -0.136
Dover Sunny day 51.126 1.318
Exeter Cloudy 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Sunny day 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Sunny intervals 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Cloudy 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Cloudy 51.556 -1.778
York Sunny intervals 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Cloudy 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Cloudy 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Heavy rain 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Sunny intervals 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Heavy rain 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Cloudy 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Cloudy 52.512 -3.312
Fort William Light rain 56.82 -5.104
Belfast Sunny intervals 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Cloudy 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Cloudy 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Sunny intervals 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Overcast 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Cloudy 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Light rain 60.154 -1.143
London Sunny day 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Cloudy 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry Cloudy 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Cloudy 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Cloudy 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Sunny intervals 58.439 -3.092
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Newtown (Powys) Cloudy 16 °C
Stornoway Cloudy 15 °C
Swindon Cloudy 17 °C
Aberdeen Cloudy 15 °C
Dumfries Overcast 16 °C
Fort William Light rain 14 °C
Lerwick Light rain 13 °C
Dover Sunny day 21 °C
Glasgow Cloudy 15 °C
Pitlochry Cloudy 15 °C
Kendal Heavy rain 17 °C
  • UK 5 days
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UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

Fresher with sunshine and scattered showers.

Today:

A fresher day for most but still warm with sunny spells and well scattered showers. These will be heaviest across northern England and eastern Scotland where a few thundery downpours could develop. Many places will stay dry.

Tonight:

Showers will steadily fade overnight, although some will continue across northern Scotland. Elsewhere, dry with clear spells, and perhaps a few showers reaching Wales and the far southwest towards dawn.

Wednesday:

Another mainly dry day with sunny spells and a few isolated showers, mainly in the north and west. Light winds and feeling warm, perhaps very warm in the southeast.

Outlook for Thursday to Saturday:

Mainly dry with sunshine across England and Wales. Often cloudier across Scotland and Northern Ireland, with rain mainly in the northwest. Very warm and humid across the south by Friday.

Updated: 03:17 on Tue 17 Jul 2018 BST

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Saturday 21 Jul 2018 to Monday 30 Jul 2018:

On Saturday and Sunday the north of the UK may have cloudier and breezier conditions with some outbreaks of rain or showers, while further south there will be a good deal of dry and fine weather, with a good deal of sunshine in the south. Temperatures will be warm for many, probably very warm in the south and becoming rather humid, especially at night. Through the following week generally fine and very warm weather will predominate in the south and much of the east, perhaps becoming hot, but always with the risk of isolated showers or thunderstorms. Further north and west it may be more changeable and breezy with outbreaks of rain or showers, but with temperatures warm for much of the time.

UK Outlook for Tuesday 31 Jul 2018 to Tuesday 14 Aug 2018:

Throughout this period it seems most likely that there will be a continuing northwest / southeast split in the weather. Southeastern parts are most likely to see periods of dry and warm weather, with brief interludes of more showery conditions. Some very warm or hot spells could develop in the south at times, but these would bring an increased risk of thunderstorms. Meanwhile further northwest, any settled weather will probably be shorter lived, with rain or showers at times, but also some drier and sunnier spells. Temperatures are expected to continue above average, with some warm or very warm spells possible outside of any persistent showers or rain.

Updated: 03:17 on Tue 17 Jul 2018 BST

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