Mixed bag of weather this week

[Updated 07:10 27/07/2020]

Rainy skies in Berkhamsted. Posted by brian gaze

Wet weather affects much of the UK today and the coming week is looking mixed. Tomorrow and Wednesday bring drier and brighter conditions. During Thursday and Friday it turns much warmer. There is a chance 30C (86F) could be hit for the first time this July on the last day of the month.


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Rainy skies in Berkhamsted. Posted by brian gaze View the full size picture.

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Monday starts wet in most of the UK. Through the day outbreaks of rain push eastwards and brighter skies return to  Wales, England and Northern Ireland. Showers develop and in places they could be heavy and thundery. Persistent rain continues in much of Scotland, but in the far north it could stay mostly dry. It will be windy for late July.

Temperatures range from 12C (54F) in Scotland to 21C (70F) in brighter parts of the south. See the rain and lightning radar for the latest view.

Arpege forecast chart 1

Meteo France Arpege, rain, 16:00 BST Mon 27th July

Tonight showers continue in the north west and outbreaks of rain may linger in the far north east. In other areas clear spells develop and it becomes dry. 


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Tomorrow brings sunny spells but there will be showers in central and northern areas. Temperatures remain on the low side for late July.

Arpege forecast chart 2

Meteo France Arpege, rain, 16:00 BST Tue 28th July

Turning much warmer

Wednesday is looking mainly dry and bright. Temperatures will be higher than in recent days and in the south it should feel quite warm.

During Thursday and Friday outbreaks of rain are possible in the north west. Other areas have a lot of dry and sunny weather. It is set to turn much warmer and the last day of the month could see 30C (86F) being exceeded in the south.

Through the weekend cooler air returns southeastwards and there is a risk of heavy showers or thunderstorms for a time. By Sunday showers could become restricted to central and eastern counties as a ridge of high pressure builds in from the west.

GFS chart 1

GFS, surface pressure and precipitation, 16:00 BST Fri 31st July

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