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UK 5 day weather forecast


Dry and bright for many, but rain in northern Scotland.


Dry with sunny spells for most today, although the odd light shower is possible. Cloudier skies in northern Scotland with outbreaks of rain, turning heavy in the afternoon. Feeling warm in the sunshine, but cool under the cloud and rain.


Windy in northeast Scotland and rain continuing here overnight. Dry elsewhere but chilly in places with a few mist and fog patches developing.


Another largely dry day with warm bright spells. However, cloudier skies in the far west at first with some patch light drizzle. Rain also continuing in northeast Scotland.

Outlook for Friday to Sunday:

Sunny spells and scattered showers for many on Friday. Cloudier over the weekend with occasional rain or showers, becoming windier on Sunday. Warm in any sunny spells in the south.


UK long range weather forecast

Showers or perhaps longer spells of rain are likely on Sunday and Bank Holiday Monday in some areas, along with some stronger winds at times. However, most areas will see dry and fine weather for part of the weekend. Temperatures are likely to be near the seasonal average for many, but cool in any rain. It is most likely to be driest in the southeast, where it will be locally warm. The changeable and rather cool weather is likely to continue through the half term week. There will be showers or longer spells of rain at times, including the odd heavy or thundery shower. It will be windy in the south, especially at first, with some heavy rain possible. However, there will be some dry and bright spells too.


There are only weak weather signals for the first half of June, so we can expect a mixture of dry settled periods and changeable spells. In general, drier and less windy weather is more likely across northern parts of the UK, though southern areas can expect some of these quieter spells too. These periods of drier and settled weather will be punctuated by cooler, showery spells as Atlantic weather systems arrive from the west. In the absence of any strong signals, temperatures are forecast to be close to normal for the time of year.


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