UK weather forecast – Britain set for 25C heatwave weekend with September sunshine bringing above average temperatures

UK weather forecast – Britain set for 25C heatwave weekend with September sunshine bringing above average temperatures

- in Uk News

BRITAIN is set for a sweltering weekend as temperatures soar way above average.

According to the Met Office, high pressures will force temps to build with the mercury hitting the mid-twenties by the time we get to Sunday.

The weekend will be nice and warm

Friday will be sunny, particularly in England and Wales with the weekend bringing bright sunshine and temperatures as high as 25C as Brits bask in one last weekend of sunshine.

Met Office forecaster Becky Mitchell said: “The warm weather is being brought in by a band of high pressure.

“That’ll continue into the weekend and looks like it’s going to stay well into next week too.”

The bright and sunny weekend will be enjoyed by revellers across the UK, with a few remaining showers in Scotland easing off by lunchtime on Sunday and above average temperatures all round.

Ex-BBC and Met Office forecaster John Hammond of weathertrending said: “Temperatures well into the 20s are quite feasible after September 16.

The weekend is set to be warm and dry
PA:Press Association

SPONSORED CONTENT: How to save £219 a year off your energy bills

BEAT energy price rises year after year with Switchcraft. It’s free and it could save you an average of £219 a year.

  • Sign up, easily compare tariffs and switch
  • Once you sign up, Switchcraft will automatically find you a cheaper deal when a better tariff comes up, saving you time, hassle and money.
  • It takes just 3 minutes. That’s it!
  • Get £5 cashback and never worry about switching again
  • Click here to get saving!

News UK has a brand partnership with Switchcraft. The £5 will be paid into your bank account within four months of completing the switch. Prepayment meter customer customers will receive a £5 Amazon voucher. Open to those 18 and over. UK residents only. Click here for full T&Cs.

“It could well become quite warm. There are indications high pressure will build.

And Met Office forecaster Marco Petagna said: “It turns warmer and humid as the remnants of Dorian and Gabrielle feed tropical air to the UK.

“It turns warmer still at the weekend and early next week with high pressure, with 25C possible in the South.”

The good news comes after it was revealed that the UK was in for an Indian summer in the coming weeks.

The mercury is soaring back up as a plume of Saharan air follows the fallout from Hurricane Dorian.

High pressure bringing heat from north Africa to the UK will see brilliant autumn heat for at least the next week.

Above average temps are predicted over the weekend
MET Office
High pressure is driving up temps

We pay for your stories! Do you have a story for The Sun Online news team? Email us at [email protected] or call 0207 782 4368 . You can WhatsApp us on 07810 791 502. We pay for videos too. Click here to upload yours.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

You may also like

Christmas post chaos feared as Royal Mail staff vote to strike over festive season

POSTIES have voted to bring havoc to Christmas