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    16 °C

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    16 °C

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    12 °C

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    15 °C

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    15 °C

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    16 °C

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    14 °C

Tuesday (Tuesday 14 August 2018)
Now 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
Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
19 ° 20 ° 20 ° 21 ° 21 ° 21 ° 21 ° 20 ° 20 ° 19 ° 19 ° 18 ° 18 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
17 ° 18 ° 18 ° 19 ° 20 ° 19 ° 19 ° 19 ° 19 ° 18 ° 18 ° 18 ° 18 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
W 11 16 W 11 17 W 11 17 W 10 15 W 9 15 W 11 18 W 12 20 W 10 17 W 8 14 W 8 16 WSW 7 14 WSW 6 12 WSW 6 13
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG G VG
Humidity
63% 60% 61% 61% 58% 61% 64% 68% 69% 73% 78% 81% 83%
UV index
4 4 4 4 3 3 2 1 1 1
Sunrise: 05:41 Sunset: 20:35 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 2 Pollen: L
Wednesday (Wednesday 15 August 2018)
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
Cloudy Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light shower night
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% 10% 30%
Temperature (°C)
18 ° 17 ° 17 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 17 ° 18 ° 19 ° 20 ° 21 ° 22 ° 22 ° 22 ° 22 ° 22 ° 22 ° 22 ° 21 ° 20 ° 19 ° 19 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
17 ° 17 ° 16 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 16 ° 17 ° 18 ° 18 ° 19 ° 19 ° 19 ° 20 ° 20 ° 20 ° 19 ° 18 ° 18 ° 17 ° 17 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SW 7 14 SW 7 15 SW 8 16 SW 8 17 SW 9 18 SW 9 19 SW 9 18 SW 10 18 SW 11 19 SW 12 20 SW 13 22 SW 13 23 SW 15 25 SW 15 26 SW 15 26 SW 16 27 SW 15 26 SW 14 26 SW 14 25 SW 14 25 SW 14 25 SW 13 25 SW 14 27 SSW 14 26
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
83% 83% 84% 85% 86% 87% 87% 86% 82% 76% 71% 66% 64% 62% 62% 64% 65% 63% 64% 66% 69% 72% 73% 76%
UV index
1 1 2 2 3 4 4 5 4 3 2 2 1 1 1
Sunrise: 05:43 Sunset: 20:33 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 2 Pollen: L
Thursday (Thursday 16 August 2018)
00:00 01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny day Clear night
50% 50% 60% 60% 10% 10% <5% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
18 ° 18 ° 17 ° 16 ° 16 ° 19 ° 19 ° 18 ° 15 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 15 ° 14 ° 15 ° 16 ° 16 ° 14 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SSW 13 25 SSW 13 25 SW 10 20 SW 8 16 WSW 10 20 W 13 24 W 13 24 W 10 19 WSW 7 14
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG G VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
80% 82% 88% 86% 72% 51% 46% 54% 69%
UV index
1 3 4 3 1
Sunrise: 05:45 Sunset: 20:30 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 2 Pollen: L
Friday (Friday 17 August 2018)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Clear night Clear night Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
13 ° 12 ° 12 ° 17 ° 19 ° 19 ° 18 ° 17 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
12 ° 11 ° 11 ° 14 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 14 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
WSW 7 13 WSW 7 12 SW 7 14 SW 12 24 SW 15 30 SW 16 31 SW 15 28 SW 14 26
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
79% 86% 84% 63% 55% 57% 64% 73%
UV index
1 3 4 2 1
Sunrise: 05:47 Sunset: 20:28 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 2 Pollen: L
Saturday (Saturday 18 August 2018)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 18 ° 20 ° 21 ° 20 ° 17 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 16 ° 18 ° 19 ° 19 ° 17 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SW 14 26 SW 12 22 WSW 11 20 WSW 13 26 WSW 13 26 W 12 24 W 8 15 WSW 6 11
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
80% 85% 82% 68% 62% 57% 60% 77%
UV index
1 3 4 3 1
Sunrise: 05:48 Sunset: 20:26 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 2 Pollen: L
Sunday (Sunday 19 August 2018)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Clear night
10% 10% 10% 20% 20% 10% 10% <5%
Temperature (°C)
16 ° 16 ° 17 ° 19 ° 21 ° 22 ° 21 ° 19 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
15 ° 14 ° 15 ° 16 ° 19 ° 20 ° 20 ° 17 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SSW 7 13 SW 10 19 SW 12 21 SW 16 29 WSW 15 28 WSW 15 28 WSW 12 22 WSW 11 19
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG G M VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
85% 90% 89% 79% 71% 67% 72% 85%
UV index
1 2 4 2 1
Sunrise: 05:50 Sunset: 20:24 Moon phase: First quarter
Monday (Monday 20 August 2018)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
<5% <5% <5% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
17 ° 17 ° 17 ° 19 ° 22 ° 22 ° 20 ° 18 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 18 ° 20 ° 20 ° 19 ° 17 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
WSW 10 17 SW 10 17 SW 9 17 WSW 12 22 WSW 13 26 W 12 23 W 10 18 W 8 14
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG G G VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
90% 90% 89% 76% 64% 64% 68% 76%
UV index
1 3 4 2 1
Sunrise: 05:52 Sunset: 20:22 Moon phase: First quarter
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Updated:
Tiree Light rain 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Cloudy 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Heavy rain 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Overcast 53.479 -2.247
Brighton Overcast 50.822 -0.136
Dover Sunny intervals 51.126 1.318
Exeter Cloudy 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Cloudy 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Sunny intervals 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Cloudy 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Cloudy 51.556 -1.778
York Cloudy 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Cloudy 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Overcast 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Cloudy 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Heavy rain 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Light shower day 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Overcast 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Cloudy 52.512 -3.312
Fort William Light rain 56.82 -5.104
Belfast Cloudy 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Overcast 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Overcast 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Light rain 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Heavy shower day 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Heavy shower day 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Overcast 60.154 -1.143
London Cloudy 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Overcast 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry Heavy rain 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Cloudy 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Light rain 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Heavy shower day 58.439 -3.092
  • Regional
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Regional Forecast for East Midlands

Headline:

Tuesday mainly dry and fine with light winds.

Today:

Most places dry with some bright or sunny spells, and feeling rather warm by afternoon. Cloudier across the Peak District and this may thicken enough to give some light rain later in the day. Winds westerly, mainly light. Maximum temperature 23 °C.

Tonight:

Rather cloudy with a few clear spells developing at times overnight. Some patchy light rain or drizzle may affect the Derbyshire hills. Winds southwesterly freshening a little. Minimum temperature 14 °C.

Wednesday:

Wednesday mainly dry and bright with some warm sunshine at times. Cloud increasing through the afternoon with a freshening, rather gusty wind. Chance of rain late in the day. Maximum temperature 26 °C.

Outlook for Thursday to Saturday:

Rain overnight and probably into Thursday morning, then brighter with showers. Dry, bright morning on Friday then cloud and patchy rain later. Saturday brightening up then mainly dry and breezy.

Updated: 03:52 on Tue 14 Aug 2018 BST

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

Dry but cloudy for many. Rain in the northwest.

Today:

There will be some bright spells this morning, however it will become mostly cloudy today. Some patchy rain will move across Northern Ireland and Scotland, with the heaviest outbreaks during the morning.

Tonight:

A few clear intervals are likely in eastern areas, but mostly cloudy in the west. There will be occasional rain for Northern Ireland, southern Scotland and parts of northwest England.

Wednesday:

Outbreaks of rain in the northwest will slowly move southeastwards, with some heavier bursts. Ahead of the rain there will be some sunshine, and it will feel warm.

Outlook for Thursday to Saturday:

Showers or bands of rain are most likely in the north and west, accompanied by strong winds. The driest and brightest weather will be in the south and east.

Updated: 03:06 on Tue 14 Aug 2018 BST

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Saturday 18 Aug 2018 to Monday 27 Aug 2018:

On Saturday bright and possibly showery conditions are likely prevail across the north, whilst southern and central areas are cloudier with some rain. Some heavier and more persistent rain may affect central and northern areas by Sunday, with the southeast staying largely dry. Windy at times, especially in the north. Into the following week it may be windy at times, with bands of rain moving southeast, but also brighter and drier interludes. The heaviest rain probably confined to the northwest, with the driest conditions in the southeast. It is likely to become generally drier, brighter and more settled later in the period, especially for southern parts of the UK. Temperatures close to or a little below average in the northwest, and generally warm in the southeast.

UK Outlook for Tuesday 28 Aug 2018 to Tuesday 11 Sep 2018:

During this period it looks likely that the weather pattern will only change very slowly. High pressure is likely to be dominating at the start of this period, with southern areas perhaps seeing the driest and brightest weather. Further outbreaks of rain and strong winds may move across the north, and perhaps sink southeastwards at times. Into September, confidence in the forecast decreases. However, we will probably see some longer dry and settled spells at times, these perhaps becoming more dominant in the north and northwest. Temperatures are likely to be generally warmer than average, but as we go into September there will an increasing chance of some chillier nights.

Updated: 03:06 on Tue 14 Aug 2018 BST

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Location
53.321, -0.944
Altitude
12 m above mean sea level

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