The Evening Standard

UK weather forecast: Temperatures to hit sizzling highs of 35C on what could be hottest day of year so far

July 31, 2020

Temperatures are set to soar to sizzling highs of 35C today on what is expected to be the hottest day of the year so far in the UK.


Forecasters predict that parts of the UK will be hotter than popular tourist spots on the continent including Ibiza, Lisbon and Berlin.


The hot weather will be widespread across south eastern areas in Kent and Cambridgeshire, where temperatures will stay around 33-34C.


The mercury will soar to 35C in Greater London, Manchester is expected to peak at 32C and parts of Wales will reach 30C.

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