Sunny and warm at first. Some thundery showers on Wednesday.
A fine and dry day with long periods of sunshine. Becoming very warm inland by the afternoon, with light winds, but onshore breezes could make coastal parts feel a little cooler. Maximum temperature 24 °C.
Winds easing to give a fine evening followed by a clear night. Localised mist or fog patches may form as temperatures fall into single figures in inland rural spots. Minimum temperature 3 °C.
Dry with good spells of sunshine on Easter Monday, the sky becoming gradually hazy during the afternoon. Another warm day, though breezy and feeling cooler along coastal areas. Maximum temperature 24 °C.
Outlook for Tuesday to Thursday:
Dry with long spells of hazy sunshine on Tuesday, warm inland but cooler, breezier near coasts. Increasingly cloudy Wednesday, with thundery showers later. Cooler with further heavy showers on Thursday.
UK long range weather forecast
A band of showery rain is likely to reach the southwest on Friday, pushing eastwards with strong winds though the day. The weekend could be very unsettled, with often heavy rain and the risk of gales, especially in the west and southwest. Thunder and hail are also likely at times. Thereafter, for the remainder of April and early May, unsettled conditions are likely to dominate, with a chance of showers or longer spells of rain and some periods of stronger winds, especially in the west and southwest. Whilst some rain is expected at times, there could be a shift towards more settled conditions later. Temperatures will most likely be near normal in the west, and warmer than average in the south and southeast.
For the start of May, some rain and unsettled conditions are likely, but a shift towards more settled conditions is probable. Whilst some rain is possible at times, a good deal of fine and dry weather is most likely, with temperatures above the seasonal average. Any warmer conditions are most likely in the south and southeast.