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London & South East England regional forecast

London & South East England forecast map

London Cloudy 51.508 -0.125
Staines Sunny intervals 51.431 -0.514
Basingstoke Cloudy 51.262 -1.092
Reading Sunny intervals 51.452 -0.972
Newbury Cloudy 51.401 -1.322
Wembley Overcast 51.55 -0.303
Canterbury Cloudy 51.28 1.081
Margate Overcast 51.389 1.389
Dover Cloudy 51.126 1.318
Brighton Cloudy 50.822 -0.136
Hastings Cloudy 50.854 0.575
Chichester Cloudy 50.837 -0.773
Reigate Overcast 51.238 -0.203
Crawley Sunny intervals 51.115 -0.191
Oxford Sunny intervals 51.751 -1.254
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Paulton's Park Cloudy 17 °C
Haywards Heath Cloudy 16 °C
Gerrards Cross Cloudy 17 °C
Paddock Wood Cloudy 16 °C
Chilham Castle Overcast 15 °C
Farnham Cloudy 17 °C
Cobham Cloudy 17 °C
Whitway Cloudy 16 °C
Brighton Cloudy 16 °C
Deal Cloudy 16 °C
Dagenham Cloudy 17 °C
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Regional Forecast for London & South East England

Headline:

Mainly dry with some bright or sunny spells.

This Evening and Tonight:

Any lingering patchy rain soon dying out, then a dry evening with clear spells. Turning increasingly cloudy through the early hours with some outbreaks of patchy light rain, but dry again by dawn. Minimum temperature 12 °C.

Thursday:

A dry day, with sunny spells and light winds. Turning cloudier from the west later with some outbreaks of rain possible, some of these heavier in the west. Maximum temperature 20 °C.

Outlook for Friday to Sunday:

Dry with sunny spells on Friday, but increasingly cloudy later. Saturday mainly dry and bright with sunny spells. Bright on Sunday but rain possible later. Feeling warm throughout the weekend.

Updated: 15:06 on Wed 20 Sep 2017 BST

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

Rain for many overnight.

This Evening and Tonight:

Outbreaks of rain will continue over Northern Ireland, Scotland, Wales and western and northern parts of England, and it will be windy around exposed hills and coasts. The rest of England will be staying mostly dry but breezy.

Thursday:

A band of heavy rain and blustery winds will move across from the west, reaching southeast England later in the evening, with brighter conditions across Northern Ireland following in behind.

Outlook for Friday to Sunday:

Staying mostly dry, bright and warm in the south and east with sunny spells. However, bands of rain and strong winds moving across the north and west at times.

Updated: 15:11 on Wed 20 Sep 2017 BST

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Monday 25 Sep 2017 to Wednesday 4 Oct 2017:

Next week there will be plenty of dry weather, but there will be light rain for a time. It will be rather warm during the day time, but it is likely to be chilly at night with some mist or fog patches possible, which may last well into the morning on some days. The second half of the week will be more unsettled with wet and windy weather more likely in the northwest, with a risk of gales or perhaps severe gales. The best of the drier and brighter weather will be in the southeast. Into the start of October there is an increased chance of all parts seeing the unsettled conditions, with rain and stronger winds likely at times.

UK Outlook for Thursday 5 Oct 2017 to Thursday 19 Oct 2017:

Through early October there is considerable uncertainty in the forecast. It will be changeable, with the northwest likely to see more unsettled conditions with strong winds or gales possible, with perhaps more settled interludes in the southeast. Temperatures will be close to or slightly above normal. However, there will be some chilly nights with early morning mist and fog as well as an increased chance of frost, most likely in the north.

Updated: 15:11 on Wed 20 Sep 2017 BST

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