Rain across north of UK but dry and sunny in south

Rain across north of UK but dry and sunny in the south Credit: Met Office

Rain will slip southeast across Wales and the north and west of England today, some of which could be quite heavy.

Brighter, more showery weather will develop across Scotland and Northern Ireland, although it will be a breezy day here.

Meanwhile, the southeast of the British Isles will have a dry day with plenty of hot sunshine.

Top temperature 27 Celsius (81F).