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  • Cloudy 3 °C

    -2 °C

  • Cloudy 5 °C

    2 °C

  • Overcast 9 °C

    6 °C

  • Cloudy 10 °C

    4 °C

  • Light shower day 6 °C

    0 °C

  • Cloudy 5 °C

    0 °C

  • Cloudy 5 °C

    1 °C

Wednesday (Wednesday 23 January 2019)
Now 23:00
Warnings
Cloudy Clear night
<5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
0 ° 0 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
-1 ° -2 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
W 2 8 WNW 2 10
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
M M
Humidity
87% 89%
UV index
Sunrise: 07:52 Sunset: 16:34 Moon phase: Waning gibbous Air pollution: 3
Thursday (Thursday 24 January 2019)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00 04:00 05:00 06:00 07:00 08:00 09:00 10:00 11:00 12:00 13:00 14:00 15:00 16:00 17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Warnings
Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Partly cloudy night Clear night Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% <5% <5% <5% <5% 10% <5% <5% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
-1 ° -2 ° -2 ° -2 ° -2 ° -2 ° -2 ° -2 ° -2 ° -1 ° 0 ° 1 ° 2 ° 3 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 2 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
-3 ° -3 ° -3 ° -4 ° -4 ° -4 ° -4 ° -4 ° -4 ° -3 ° -2 ° -1 ° 0 ° 1 ° 2 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 2 ° 2 ° 1 ° 1 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
WNW 2 8 WSW 2 5 WSW 3 5 WSW 3 5 WSW 3 7 WSW 3 8 WSW 3 8 WSW 3 8 WSW 3 9 WSW 4 11 WSW 4 11 WSW 4 10 WSW 4 10 WSW 4 9 W 4 9 W 4 8 W 3 8 W 3 9 WNW 3 8 NW 2 7 NW 3 7 NW 2 6 WNW 2 5 WSW 2 4
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
M M M M M M M M M M M M M M M M M M M M M M M M
Humidity
91% 93% 93% 96% 96% 96% 97% 96% 95% 91% 87% 84% 84% 83% 82% 82% 84% 85% 88% 89% 91% 90% 92% 93%
UV index
1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:51 Sunset: 16:35 Moon phase: Waning gibbous Air pollution: 3
Friday (Friday 25 January 2019)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy
10% 20% 20% 40% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
2 ° 2 ° 3 ° 5 ° 7 ° 9 ° 8 ° 8 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
1 ° 1 ° 1 ° 2 ° 5 ° 7 ° 6 ° 5 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SW 3 5 SW 4 8 SW 5 12 SW 6 14 WSW 7 15 W 8 17 WSW 8 16 WSW 8 17
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
M M M M M G G G
Humidity
95% 95% 93% 96% 94% 90% 91% 91%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:49 Sunset: 16:37 Moon phase: Waning gibbous Air pollution: 2
Saturday (Saturday 26 January 2019)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light rain Heavy rain Light shower night
10% 10% 10% 10% 20% 50% 80% 40%
Temperature (°C)
7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 9 ° 9 ° 8 ° 7 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
5 ° 4 ° 5 ° 5 ° 6 ° 6 ° 5 ° 3 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
WSW 8 17 WSW 9 19 WSW 10 19 SW 11 21 SW 13 26 SW 14 28 WSW 13 27 WSW 15 30
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G VG G VG G G G M
Humidity
92% 92% 90% 87% 83% 81% 83% 83%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:48 Sunset: 16:39 Moon phase: Third quarter Air pollution: 2
Sunday (Sunday 27 January 2019)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Cloudy Light shower night Light shower night Light shower day Light shower day Sunny intervals Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night
20% 40% 40% 40% 30% 10% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
6 ° 5 ° 5 ° 4 ° 5 ° 5 ° 4 ° 3 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
2 ° 1 ° 1 ° -2 ° 0 ° 1 ° 0 ° -1 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
WSW 13 26 W 13 27 WNW 13 26 NW 17 35 NW 17 35 NW 17 34 NW 15 30 WNW 12 24
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G VG M M VG VG VG VG
Humidity
83% 83% 83% 80% 70% 56% 56% 61%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:47 Sunset: 16:41 Moon phase: Third quarter Air pollution: 2
Monday (Monday 28 January 2019)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Clear night Clear night Clear night Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Light shower night Cloudy
<5% <5% 10% 10% 20% 20% 30% 10%
Temperature (°C)
2 ° 1 ° 0 ° 1 ° 3 ° 5 ° 3 ° 1 °
Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C)
-2 ° -3 ° -3 ° -3 ° -1 ° 1 ° 0 ° -2 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
WNW 11 21 WNW 8 16 W 8 15 W 8 15 W 9 19 WNW 10 19 WNW 8 15 W 7 14
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG M VG VG VG
Humidity
72% 78% 83% 82% 76% 67% 74% 82%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:45 Sunset: 16:42 Moon phase: Third quarter
Tuesday (Tuesday 29 January 2019)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light shower day Cloudy Cloudy
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 40% 20% 10%
Temperature (°C)
0 ° 1 ° 2 ° 2 ° 4 ° 4 ° 3 ° 2 °
Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C)
-3 ° -2 ° -2 ° -1 ° 1 ° 1 ° 0 ° -1 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
WSW 7 13 WSW 7 13 SW 7 14 SW 8 15 SW 9 17 SW 8 16 SSW 7 14 SSW 7 12
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG G M M M M
Humidity
85% 83% 81% 82% 83% 79% 82% 87%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:44 Sunset: 16:44 Moon phase: Third quarter
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Updated:
Tiree Cloudy 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Partly cloudy night 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Overcast 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Light snow 53.479 -2.247
Brighton Cloudy 50.822 -0.136
Dover Cloudy 51.126 1.318
Exeter Cloudy 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Partly cloudy night 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Clear night 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Partly cloudy night 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Partly cloudy night 51.556 -1.778
York Partly cloudy night 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Clear night 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Cloudy 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Overcast 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Partly cloudy night 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Light snow 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Cloudy 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Partly cloudy night 52.512 -3.312
Fort William Sleet shower 56.82 -5.104
Belfast Overcast 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Heavy shower night 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Cloudy 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Partly cloudy night 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Heavy rain 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Cloudy 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Cloudy 60.154 -1.143
London Clear night 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 Partly cloudy night 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Cloudy 58.439 -3.092
  • Regional
  • UK 5 days
  • UK 6-30 days

Regional Forecast for London & South East England

Headline:

Frosty with ice forming overnight. Wintry showers later.

This Evening and Tonight:

Any wintry showers in east Kent quickly clearing. Then clear and frosty, with possible freezing fog patches. Cloud will increase later with wintry showers arriving in northern counties by dawn. Ice may locally form on untreated surfaces. Light, variable winds. Minimum temperature -4 °C.

Thursday:

A few morning wintry showers, with possible ice on untreated surfaces. Then dry and cold with afternoon sunny intervals. A frosty evening in east, then occasional rain late in night. Maximum temperature 5 °C.

Outlook for Friday to Sunday:

Rather cloudy, less cold on Friday and Saturday with intermittent rain or drizzle, sometimes bright. Becoming windy. Rain, clearing Saturday night, then cold northerly winds on Sunday with wintry showers.

Updated: 13:45 on Wed 23 Jan 2019 GMT

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

Sleet, hill snow and ice for the north and east.

This Evening and Tonight:

Central and eastern areas will be frosty with a few mist patches. A band of patchy rain, sleet and hill snow will move southwards from Scotland to central England and Wales. Patchy ice may form where wet surfaces freeze.

Thursday:

After patchy rain and sleet clear from the south, eastern parts will have another bright cold day. It will become cloudier in the west with some rain here later.

Outlook for Friday to Sunday:

Friday: breezy, often cloudy but milder, with patchy rain and hill fog. Saturday: strong winds and heavy rain followed by showers. Sunday: colder, brighter and windy with wintry showers.

Updated: 13:28 on Wed 23 Jan 2019 GMT

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Monday 28 Jan 2019 to Wednesday 6 Feb 2019:

Cold and showery conditions are likely at first on Monday, ahead of thicker cloud and rain, perhaps preceded by snow, which is expected to move eastwards later in the day. Cold and showery weather will probably make a return on Tuesday. Beyond there, the broad signal is for the unsettled period of the weather to continue, with further bands of rain and hill snow moving east or southeast across the UK, interspersed with brighter showery interludes. Snow remains a risk, mostly in the north, but perhaps further south too, and frosts could be quite widespread. There is still a chance that even colder conditions may develop later in the period with winds swinging round to the east or northeast, bringing an increased possibility of snow.

UK Outlook for Thursday 7 Feb 2019 to Thursday 21 Feb 2019:

This period will most likely start changeable and cold, with spells of rain and hill snow, occasional stronger winds, and brighter showery interludes. As we head further through February there is an increased chance of seeing very cold conditions developing with a greater probability of northeasterly or easterly winds. This will bring an increased risk of widespread, perhaps severe frosts as well as snow, especially in eastern areas. In this scenario the driest conditions will be across the west and northwest, whilst the south could see wetter and occasionally milder spells, bringing the risk of some significant snow, but only if very cold air becomes established across much of the UK.

Updated: 13:28 on Wed 23 Jan 2019 GMT

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Location
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Altitude
11 m above mean sea level

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