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    Forecast summary

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

    Regional forecast for East of England

    Cool overnight with rain this evening and by dawn tomorrow.

    This Evening and Tonight:

    Cloud and rain will slowly clear away eastwards to leave a drier second half of the night with clear spells developing. Heavy showery rain arriving in the west by dawn on Thursday. Much cooler night than of late. Minimum Temperature 7 °C.


    The band of rain, locally heavy, will quickly move northeastwards across all parts. Brighter with heavy showers during the afternoon. Freshening winds and feeling much cooler. Maximum Temperature 17 °C.

    Outlook for Friday to Sunday:

    Unsettled, with blustery showers on Friday and gales possible along North Sea coasts. Mostly fine and dry on Saturday and Sunday, but feeling much colder in the strong northerly wind.

    Updated at: 1445 on Wed 23 Sep 2020

    UK forecast for the next 5 days

    Cooler and more unsettled for most.

    This Evening and Tonight:

    Scotland and Northern Ireland mostly fine with a touch of frost possible. Rain in east England clearing with easing winds and the odd fog patch. Stronger, blustery winds and heavy rain moving across Wales, southwest and south England later.


    Rain becoming slow moving across northern England and southeast Scotland. Further north, mostly dry. Southern areas windy with heavy, blustery showers, mainly for coastal areas and coastal gales.

    Outlook for Friday to Sunday:

    Rain affecting the east at times, accompanied by strong to gale force winds, particularly on Friday. Cloud and rain also clipping the southwest on Saturday. Elsewhere, largely dry but cool.

    Updated at: 1443 on Wed 23 Sep 2020

    Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

    UK Outlook for Monday 28 Sep 2020 to Wednesday 7 Oct 2020:

    Cloud and outbreaks of drizzle affecting the east and west at first with dry weather in between on Monday. Initially many places dry Tuesday before cloud and rain arrive later. Into the middle of next week, it is set to return to unsettled conditions. There will be generally windy weather coupled with showers and occasional longer spells of rain at times. The heaviest rain most likely in the west and northwest, which may also see gales, low likelihood of severe, at times. Although in the east and southeast, there may still be brief interludes of drier and sunnier weather. Temperatures will generally be rather cool, potentially cooler in more persistent rainfall, and overnight frost may be seen in prone parts of the north during any brief interludes of calmer weather.

    Updated at: 1402 on Wed 23 Sep 2020

    UK Outlook for Thursday 8 Oct 2020 to Thursday 22 Oct 2020:

    Further into October, conditions are likely to remain unsettled for most. The most unsettled conditions being in southern areas. Generally windy with a chance of gales however the risk of gales reduces later in the period. Feeling cool throughout with a risk of overnight frost. Lighter winds means that morning fog patches may also become more prevalent towards mid-month.

    Updated at: 1403 on Wed 23 Sep 2020

    Location Details


    Location: 52.0563, 1.1499

    Altitude: 6.0 m above mean sea level

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