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    Forecast summary

    • Regional
    • UK 5 days
    • UK 6-30 days

    Regional forecast for Wales

    Dry, with plenty of hot sunshine across the country.

    Today:

    A dry day, with plenty of sunshine. The sunshine may turn hazy at times later on this afternoon and evening, with some low cloud developing towards the Pembrokeshire coast later. Feeling very warm or hot with light winds. Maximum Temperature 28 °C.

    Tonight:

    Low cloud tending to increase across southern and western parts, with perhaps a little drizzle. Dry elsewhere, with clear spells. A warmer night than of late. Minimum Temperature 13 °C.

    Sunday:

    A cloudy start in the south and west, though most places warm and sunny by the afternoon. Perhaps some low cloud remaining towards the coasts. Hot sunshine in the east. Maximum Temperature 28 °C.

    Outlook for Monday to Wednesday:

    A cloudier start on Monday, though most places becoming warm and sunny. Generally more cloud around on Tuesday and not as hot. Fresher by Wednesday, with some showery rain.

    Updated at: 0259 on Sat 24 Aug 2019

    UK forecast for the next 5 days

    Dry, very warm and sunny for much of the UK.

    Today:

    Most places will be dry with plenty of sunshine, particularly across England and Wales today. Cloudiest skies, with some patchy rain across western areas of Scotland and Northern Ireland. Widely warm or very warm and hot in the southeast.

    Tonight:

    Dry for many overnight, with clear spells. Again, perhaps some rain or showers across western areas, particularly the northwest of the UK. A warmer night than of late.

    Sunday:

    Dry and sunny for many once again, particularly in the east. Fresher in the far west, but staying hot in the east. Some low cloud developing in the west overnight.

    Outlook for Monday to Wednesday:

    Mostly dry Monday, the best of the sunshine in the east. Rain in the far northwest Tuesday, then slowly spreading southwards on Wednesday. Staying hot and sunny in the southeast.

    Updated at: 0334 on Sat 24 Aug 2019

    Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

    UK Outlook for Wednesday 28 Aug 2019 to Friday 6 Sep 2019:

    The end of August should see a split in the weather across the UK, with warm, dry, sunny conditions prevailing across many areas, but in particular the southeast. In the northwest conditions will be cloudier with rain followed by periods with sunny spells and showers. The wind may be strong at times too, with temperatures here closer to average. During early September there may be a transition to more unsettled conditions nationwide. However, any rain will be heaviest and most frequent in the northwest, with southeastern parts receiving the longest dry and sunny spells. There is a risk of thundery showers breaking out across the southeast at times. As we head through early September we should see weather patterns become slow evolving again with temperatures near to or above average.

    Updated at: 1419 on Fri 23 Aug 2019

    UK Outlook for Saturday 7 Sep 2019 to Saturday 21 Sep 2019:

    From early through to the middle of September there is a trend for the weather patterns across the UK to become slow moving with a 'blocked pattern' becoming dominant. At present it is considered most probably that this will cause a tendency for conditions to be most often unsettled, leading to an increase in the chance for above average rainfall through September. However, more settled conditions are also probable at times, especially around the middle of September, with temperatures likely to be near to or slightly above normal for the time of year.

    Updated at: 1419 on Fri 23 Aug 2019

    Location Details

    Cardiff

    Location: 51.4812, -3.1778

    Altitude: 11.0 m above mean sea level

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