• Hourly
  • 7 day
  • 16 day
  •  Hourly
  •  16 day
  • 10 day
  • More

Frozen In Time

Archived articles which have appeared on our homepage since May 7th 2014.


Dry and sunny in much of the UK

[Updated 06:50 13/05/2020]

Cirrus. Posted by DAllison

High pressure will bring a lot of dry weather during the next few days. Nights remain chilly and there is still a risk of frost. By the weekend it becomes warmer in the southern half of the UK but in the north there is an increasing risk of rain....READ IN FULL

Today's photo

Cirrus. Posted by DAllison View the full size picture.

Send your photos

If you'd like your weather photo featured on the homepage, upload it to our gallery using our weather camera and image uploader which now allows you to rotate the picture. Remember to add the descriptive tags if possible. We will try to crop it automatically to the correct size.

View all published user photos in the Sky Eye Gallery

Wednesday starts with a few showers but it is mostly dry. There is a lot of cloud in southern and central regions but through the morning it brightens up. All regions then have sunny periods but scattered showers are likely in the north and east.  

It will be chilly. Temperatures range from 8C (46F) in the far north to 14C (57F) in the south. See the rain radar for the latest view.

Arpege forecast chart 1

Meteo France Arpege, cloud cover, 16:00 BST Wed 13th May

Tonight showers affect the northern half of Scotland and some of them could be wintry. Elsewhere it will be dry. Clear periods lead to a cold night with a widespread frost. Even in the south temperatures could dip below 0C (32F).

Quick links

Monthly forecast


Summer 2020 forecast pointers

Tomorrow showery rain affects the far north. The rest of the country should be dry and bright. Temperatures will be higher than recently, especially in eastern areas. Despite that a chilly night follows and patchy frost returns.

Arpege forecast chart 2

Meteo France Arpege, temperatures, 16:00 BST Thu 14th May

More mixed this weekend

During Friday cloudier conditions bring some rain to the north west of the UK. Other areas have a fine day and it will feel pleasantly warm in the afternoon despite a chilly start.

The weekend should be warm and dry in the southern half of the UK. Temperatures could exceed 21C (70F) in the south on Sunday. In the north there is a risk of cloud and outbreaks of rain.

GFS chart 1

GFS, surface pressure and 500hPa heights, 16:00 BST Sun 17th May

Get weather notifications

If you're on a Android, Windows or Mac device scroll down a little and you will see a "Want weather notifications?" heading. If you select Notify Me! you will be asked to allow www.theweatheroutlook.com to send notifications. Select allow and you're registered. You can unsubscribe at any time. At the moment iPhone and iPad don't support the technology.



14 day outlook

Monthly outlook

Seasonal outlook


A huge range of charts and data is freely available.

Models include UK Met Office UKV and MOGREPS-G, ECMWF, NCEP GFS, Meteo France Arpege and Arome.