Warm in the south east

[Updated 08:50 09/05/2021]

Carpet of bluebells. Ashridge near to Berkhamsted. Posted by brian gaze

Temperatures in central and eastern England will be higher than they have been for a good while, with 21C (70F) possible in one or two places this afternoon. However, the rather unsettled conditions continue with much of the UK having showers or longer spells of rain. The mixed theme continues through the coming week and it turns cooler again.


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Sunday begins with showery rain in parts of southern and central Britain. There are showers in the north west too, but elsewhere it is mainly dry.

In the south east and East Anglia sunny spells develop and it feels much warmer than it has done recently. However, some heavy and thundery showers are likely in the south east and East Anglia for a time. Through the day showers continue in the north west and central England has patchy spells of rain. This evening they become heavier and push southeastwards.

Temperatures range from 7C (45F) in the north to 21C (70F) in the south east. See the rain radar for the latest view.

Arpege chart 1
Meteo France Arpege, temperatures, 16:00 Sunday, 9th May

Tonight heavy showery rain in the south east and East Anglia moves away. Much of the country has clear periods, but there will be further showers in the north and west, some of which could be heavy.


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Tomorrow all regions have sunny spells but showers bubble up and some of them will be heavy, especially in the north. Southern England has the driest and brightest conditions. In the south east temperatures should be close to the average, but in other areas it will be quite cool. Windy.

Arpege chart 2
Meteo France Arpege, rain, 16:00 Monday, 10th May

Changeable outlook

Tuesday sees showers in much of the UK. The heaviest one probably affect northern England, with drier conditions in the northern half of Scotland and the south eastern corner.

Wednesday brings sunny spells and showers to central and northern areas. In the south there could be longer spells of rain.

Through the rest of the week there is an ongoing risk of showers or longer spells of rain. However, there should be a reasonable amount of dry weather too.

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GFS, surface pressure and precipitation, 16:00 Thursday, 13th May

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