Archived articles which have appeared on our homepage since May 7th 2014.
[Updated 07:00 19/05/2020]
Southern and central regions will be dry and very warm today. In the north it remains more unsettled. The fine conditions spread northwards tomorrow and it is expected to be the warmest day of the year so far. During Thursday thundery showers push eastwards. It then turns more changeable through the rest of the week, especially in the north and west....READ IN FULL
Sunrise. Posted by glynnadams68 View the full size picture.
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
Tuesday starts with outbreaks of rain in much of northern Britain. Elsewhere it is dry. Through the day southern and central regions stay dry and there will be sunny periods. In the north rain becomes patchier and some bright spells could develop.
Temperatures range from 12C (54F) in the north west to a very warm 26C (78F) in the south. See the rain radar for the latest view.
Meteo France Arpege, temperatures, 16:00 BST Tue 19th May
Tonight the risk of rain remains in the far north. Other areas will be dry and mild.
Summer 2020 forecast pointers
Tomorrow the fine weather spreads northwards across the whole of the country. It will be very warm and in the south temperatures could reach 28C (82F) for the first time this year.
Meteo France Arpege, temperatures, 16:00 BST Wed 20th May
During Thursday morning a band of showery rain spreads northeastwards and thunderstorms are possible in places. Drier and brighter conditions follow it. In the south east it remains very warm.
Friday is looking dry across England and Wales with variable amounts of cloud. Temperatures won't be as high as they have been recently but it will still feel warm in the sun. Scotland and Northern Ireland have rain and strong winds.
Through the weekend a changeable theme is expected. Outbreaks of rain are likely in the north and west on Saturday. They could push into southern and eastern counties at times. By Sunday high pressure should be building back across the south so the risk of rain becomes increasingly restricted to the north.
GFS, surface pressure and 500hPa heights, 16:00 BST Sat 23rd May
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.
Winter 2022-23 UK weather update
Winter 2022-23 second update
Medium range weather forecasting
Guy Fawkes Night
Daily weather by email
14 day 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.