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UK weather forecast

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

Latest forecasts

Lincoln Cloudy 12 °C
Peterborough Overcast 12 °C
Stornoway Clear night 8 °C
Norwich Cloudy 13 °C
Dumfries Cloudy 10 °C
Swindon Cloudy 12 °C
Birmingham Cloudy 12 °C
Lerwick Cloudy 11 °C
Ullapool Partly cloudy night 10 °C
London Cloudy 13 °C
Manchester Cloudy 12 °C
  • UK 5 days
  • UK 6-30 days

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

A quiet spell of autumnal weather to come.

Today:

A narrow band of patchy, mostly light rain, accompanied by some low cloud will slowly edge across the West Country, central-southern England, towards East Anglia and southeast England. Elsewhere, plenty of sunshine, but a few showers in the northwest.

Tonight:

Staying cloudy with the odd spot of rain in southeast England. Central and northern areas will see lengthy clear periods with frost and a few fog patches.

Thursday:

After a chilly start for most, the bulk of the country will see a fine day with sunny spells. Cloudier and breezier in the far southeast and far northwest.

Outlook for Friday to Sunday:

Breezy and wet at times in the north on Friday and Saturday, but potentially warm in eastern Scotland. Dry further south, before rain and colder weather sweep southeast on Sunday.

Updated: 03:17 on Wed 17 Oct 2018 BST

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Sunday 21 Oct 2018 to Tuesday 30 Oct 2018:

On Sunday, southern and central areas should start dry with bright spells. Northern parts of the UK will be cloudier with outbreaks of rain, heavy in places. This rain will slowly move southeast, probably reach central areas in the afternoon, although southern Britain should stay dry. On Monday, rain will gradually spread across the south, followed by brighter conditions with blustery showers, and it will feel cooler. Thereafter, it is likely to stay changeable with periods of wet and windy weather interspersed with brighter and showery spells. The heaviest rain is likely in the north, where there's a risk of gales. Generally drier and brighter in the south, particularly in central and southwestern areas. Temperatures varying around average, but becoming rather cold later with an increasing risk of frosts.

UK Outlook for Wednesday 31 Oct 2018 to Wednesday 14 Nov 2018:

For the end of October, unsettled conditions are likely. Bands of rain could move across the country, separated by brighter and more showery conditions, especially in more northern and eastern areas. However, the southwest will probably stay more settled. Into early November, the weather pattern is likely to become slower moving. Longer spells of wet weather are likely at the start of the month, but prolonged drier spells are possible towards mid-month. During the more settled weather, fog and frost with become more likely, particularly in the north. On the whole temperatures are likely to be rather cold, but some brief milder spells are also possible.

Updated: 03:17 on Wed 17 Oct 2018 BST

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