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South West England regional forecast

South West England forecast map

Exeter Heavy rain 50.718 -3.533
Camborne Heavy rain 50.212 -5.294
Lyme Regis Heavy rain 50.725 -2.935
Wadebridge Light rain 50.516 -4.835
Bristol Cloudy 51.454 -2.587
Bath Cloudy 51.375 -2.358
Dartmouth Heavy rain 50.352 -3.578
Plymouth Light rain 50.371 -4.135
Launceston Light rain 50.64 -4.357
Tavistock Heavy rain 50.551 -4.141
Taunton Cloudy 51.015 -3.106
Barnstaple Overcast 51.078 -4.057
Minehead Cloudy 51.204 -3.48
Bude Overcast 50.826 -4.543
Bournemouth Sunny intervals 50.719 -1.879
Chulmleigh Overcast 50.913 -3.868
Devizes Cloudy 51.349 -1.993
Gillingham (Dorset) Cloudy 51.036 -2.276
Dorchester Cloudy 50.714 -2.438
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Regional Forecast for South West England


Outbreaks of rain overnight and into tomorrow.

This Evening and Tonight:

Cloud will thicken across all parts of the region overnight with outbreaks of rain. It will become windy for many, particularly over exposed coasts and hills. Minimum temperature 13 °C.


A wet and windy start for many, with some heavy rain at times. Rain will move east through the morning, and it will turn drier and brighter from the west. Maximum temperature 17 °C.

Outlook for Friday to Sunday:

Dry at first on Friday, but some rain in the afternoon. Largely dry and breezy with sunny spells on Saturday. Variable amounts of cloud on Sunday with rain at times.

Updated: 15:15 on Wed 20 Sep 2017 BST

UK forecast for the next 5 days


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.


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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