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Tiree Cloudy 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Sunny intervals 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Overcast 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Sunny intervals 53.479 -2.247
Brighton Cloudy 50.822 -0.136
Dover Sunny intervals 51.126 1.318
Exeter Cloudy 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Sunny intervals 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Sunny intervals 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Sunny intervals 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Cloudy 51.556 -1.778
York Cloudy 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Cloudy 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Cloudy 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Heavy rain 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Light rain 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Cloudy 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Cloudy 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Cloudy 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 intervals 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Sunny intervals 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Cloudy 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Light shower day 60.154 -1.143
London Cloudy 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Sunny intervals 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry Overcast 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Cloudy 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Heavy rain 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Heavy rain 58.439 -3.092
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Kendal Cloudy 16 °C
Dumfries Sunny intervals 16 °C
Newtown (Powys) Cloudy 19 °C
Tiree Cloudy 14 °C
Glasgow Overcast 15 °C
Belfast Cloudy 18 °C
Southampton Cloudy 20 °C
Pembroke Cloudy 18 °C
Peterborough Sunny intervals 22 °C
Cardiff Sunny intervals 20 °C
Birmingham Sunny intervals 19 °C
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UK forecast for the next 5 days


Brighter with some showers in the northwest. Staying windy.


Early cloud and rain over northern and central parts clearing northeast to allow sunny spells to develop. Dry with sunny spells in the south, but cloud and some showery rain will arrive into western parts later. Staying windy.


A band of showery rain in the north and west will move southeastwards, weakening as it does so. Blustery showers in the northwest, with gales or severe gales. Staying mild.


A spell of stormy weather in northern parts, with gales or severe gales and blustery showers. Elsewhere, sunny spells either side of a band of showery rain moving eastwards.

Outlook for Thursday to Saturday:

Unsettled with a spell of wet and windy weather across central parts on Thursday. A mixture of sunshine and showers on Friday. A fine day Saturday, before rain arrives later.

Updated: 01:07 on Tue 18 Sep 2018 BST

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Sunday 23 Sep 2018 to Tuesday 2 Oct 2018:

A fine, but cool start to the weekend is likely in most parts of the UK, with the best of the sunshine on Saturday expected in eastern areas. However, through Saturday wet weather is expected to arrive across the west, perhaps pushing across the UK on Sunday, potentially also bringing strong winds. Atlantic weather systems are then likely to continue to arrive from the west through the rest of the period bringing generally wetter conditions in the northwest, and drier conditions persisting for longest in the southeast. Strong winds are likely at times, particularly in the northwest with a low risk of gales. Inbetween spells of rain there will be some pleasant sunshine and these more settled spells may become more dominant with time.

UK Outlook for Wednesday 3 Oct 2018 to Wednesday 17 Oct 2018:

October will see periods of dry and fine weather at times, especially in the south and southeast where there may be some warm days. Occasional spells of more unsettled weather are likely, mainly in the northwest where there is a risk of gales and heavy rain at times. These conditions will perhaps occasionally extend across other areas too. Overall daytime temperatures are likely to be close to or slightly above average in the southeast with a cooler feel under cloud and rain in the northwest. However the lengthening nights means that there will be some cool overnight temperatures, with an accompanying risk of patchy morning fog in prone spots.

Updated: 01:07 on Tue 18 Sep 2018 BST

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