Issued: 0530hrs Sunday 1st August 2021
Duty forecaster: Simon Keeling
Heavy showers in central Europe, lots of warm sunshine in the Mediterranean
Thunderstorms developing over eastern coasts of Spain today. Most of the rest of Iberia should be dry with lots of sunshine. More sunshine in Majorca and Ibiza as well as Menorca, Italy should be fine and warm with lots of sunshine. More sunshine to come across Greece and Turkey.
Fair in southern France. Northern France will have showery periods of rain and will feel much cooler. More showers and cooler conditions over northern Germany, with heavier showers in central and southern areas. Poland will have some showers too, Hungary should be bright with occasional showers, although these heavier and more frequent in Switzerland.
Sunshine and a few showers for Denmark. Rain and cloud affecting the Baltic States with some rain in western Finland. Much of Sweden should be dry and bright. Dry in the south of Sweden but some rain and colder conditions to the north.
Fair across Spain and Portugal with plenty of sunshine. Staying fair too in the Balearics, Corsica and Sardinia. Italy will be dry with lots of sunshine. Staying very warm in Greece and Turkey with more sunshine to come.
Fair in the far south of France with sunny spells. Rain in central and northern areas, some of it heavy. The Low Countries will be chilly with periods of rain here. Some thundery rain in northern Germany with showers in central and southern Germany. Further heavy showers for Switzerland and western Austria. Hungary will be bright with sunny spells.
A scattering of showers in Denmark, sunny spells too. Further scattered showers in the south of Sweden and southern Norway. Fair in central and northern Norway with some sunshine. Finland and the Baltic States will be bright with sunny spells.