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    Forecast summary

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

    Regional forecast for London & South East England

    Dry, fine and pleasantly warm. Fog patches possible overnight.

    Today:

    A cold start and a little misty along the coast, but becoming dry and bright with sunny spells and light winds. Sunshine then turning increasingly hazy through the afternoon, but still feeling pleasantly warm. Maximum Temperature 18 °C.

    Tonight:

    Dry with clear spells developing overnight and a patchy frost possible. A few mist patches may also form through the early hours along with some coastal fog and low cloud. Minimum Temperature -1 °C.

    Tuesday:

    A chilly start, but any mist fog and low cloud soon clearing toward the coast. Spells of often hazy sunshine expected, but feeling warm Cloud and some rain overnight. Maximum Temperature 18 °C.

    Outlook for Wednesday to Friday:

    Cloudy with scattered showers Wednesday, drier and brighter later but frosty overnight. Fine and dry through Thursday and Friday with long spells of warm sunshine. Overnight frosts persisting.

    Updated at: 0239 on Mon 19 Apr 2021

    UK forecast for the next 5 days

    Some rain in the northwest, mostly dry elsewhere.

    Today:

    Fog and low cloud over eastern England will clear through the morning, although some cloud may persist along the coast. Cloudy in the northwest with some rain. Elsewhere, sunny spells, just a small chance of a shower in south-east England.

    Tonight:

    Cloud and outbreaks of rain moving south-east across much of Northern Ireland and Scotland. Dry with clear periods elsewhere, but mist, fog and low cloud affecting some eastern areas.

    Tuesday:

    Low cloud and fog clearing, then dry with sunny spells across central and southern UK. Warm by afternoon. Rain in north edging south and easing, sunny spells and showers following.

    Outlook for Wednesday to Friday:

    Mostly fine and dry with sunny or clear spells and mainly light winds. Temperatures a little below average with overnight frosts. Becoming breezy in the southwest.

    Updated at: 0248 on Mon 19 Apr 2021

    Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

    UK Outlook for Friday 23 Apr 2021 to Sunday 2 May 2021:

    Generally fine and dry on Friday, with sunny spells and patchy fair-weather cloud. Some showers possible for the far northeast, accompanied by gusty winds; these winds are also expected for the far southwest where gale force gusts could be seen in exposed areas. For most of April, high pressure is expected to dominate, meaning most places will be dry and bright, with some morning fog patches in places where winds are light. After a dip in daytime temperatures at the start of the period, it will probably warm slightly by day, although overnight frosts remain probable in rural areas. The greatest potential for rain and stronger winds across the south and southwest, although confidence decreases into the beginning of May.

    Updated at: 1106 on Sun 18 Apr 2021

    UK Outlook for Monday 3 May 2021 to Monday 17 May 2021:

    Mixed weather patterns, typical of spring are most likely through the first half of May. Overall, fine and dry weather is expected to be most dominant, with fair-weather cloud and plenty of sunny spells. However, all areas are likely to see some showers or perhaps some longer spells of rain at times, with these unsettled periods more likely than they were in April. Temperatures are likely to be close to the average for the time of year, with the possibility of some warmer spells.

    Updated at: 1106 on Sun 18 Apr 2021

    Location Details

    London

    Location: 51.5081, -0.1248

    Altitude: 11.0 m above mean sea level

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