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Dumfries, Galloway, Lothian & Borders regional forecast

Dumfries, Galloway, Lothian & Borders forecast map

Drummore Cloudy 54.69 -4.894
Edinburgh Cloudy 55.953 -3.187
Dumfries Light shower day 55.071 -3.604
Eskdalemuir Heavy shower day 55.311 -3.206
Wigtown Cloudy 54.867 -4.443
Peebles Heavy shower day 55.653 -3.192
Kelso Sunny intervals 55.6 -2.431
North Berwick Sunny intervals 56.058 -2.718
Thornhill (Dumfries & Galloway) Heavy rain 55.246 -3.768
New Luce Cloudy 54.943 -4.849
Linlithgow Light shower day 55.974 -3.601
Paxton Sunny intervals 55.771 -2.104
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  • UK 5 days
  • UK 6-30 days

Regional Forecast for Dumfries, Galloway, Lothian & Borders


A bright start on Monday. Cloud, patchy rain arrives later.

This Evening and Tonight:

A mixture of clear intervals and occasional showers is expected this evening and night, some of these quite heavy. Westerly winds will freshen up as the night goes on. Minimum temperature 6 °C.


A bright and mainly dry day with broken cloud and some sunny intervals. One or two showers are possible, then clouding over with some rain spreading east in the evening. Maximum temperature 14 °C.

Outlook for Tuesday to Thursday:

A bright few days with some sunshine at times, along with some showers which could be heavy especially on Wednesday.

Updated: 13:52 on Sun 22 Apr 2018 BST

UK forecast for the next 5 days


Turning cooler and more unsettled over the next few days.

This Evening and Tonight:

Southern England and south Wales will be mostly dry with clear spells. Elsewhere showery outbreaks of rain will ease and become confined to the high ground. It will be generally breezy for all, and feel notably fresher in the southeast.


Mostly dry with a little rain over high ground in the north at first. There will be some sunny spells, especially in the southeast. Rain arriving from the west later.

Outlook for Tuesday to Thursday:

Rain crossing many central and southern areas on Tuesday. Otherwise the period will be dominated by a mix of sunshine and showers. Sometimes breezy and noticeably cooler than of late.

Updated: 15:00 on Sun 22 Apr 2018 BST

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Friday 27 Apr 2018 to Sunday 6 May 2018:

Sunny spells and showers are likely on Friday with some showers heavy with a risk of hail and thunder, especially in the north. Similar conditions are likely on Saturday, but there is a chance of some longer spells of rain developing from the west or northwest. There is also a risk of some snow over Scottish Mountains. It will be generally rather cold with some overnight frost possible in the north. Into the start of May conditions will be generally changeable and windy at times. There will be some drier, sunnier spells, these most likely in the north and northwest. Temperatures will be near or just below average, with only a small chance of warmer conditions.

UK Outlook for Monday 7 May 2018 to Monday 21 May 2018:

There will be generally mixed conditions through May, with some dry spells as well as more changeable periods with rain or showers occurring more widely. There is low confidence in detail, but a more settled spell may develop for a time in early May, especially in the northwest and there are some signs of a generally drier, settled period in the second half of the month. Temperatures are likely to be around average, but with the risk of some cooler northerly winds at times, although there is a greater chance of above average temperatures into the second half of the month.

Updated: 15:00 on Sun 22 Apr 2018 BST

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