Although it may seem that the kids just went back to school, the October half term is already upon us.
And as parents make plans for the half term, which began today (October 22), they’ll all be praying for good weather to distract them over the long seven days.
Luckily according to BBC Weather and the Met Office, London is set for a dry and calm, if chilly, week ahead.
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The long-range forecast to Tuesday (October 26) reads: “After a chilly start in places, it will be a largely dry and bright day, with some sunny spells.
“A few light showers developing in the afternoon. Light winds. Maximum temperature 15C.
“Largely dry and bright on Sunday, before a band of showery rain moves eastwards overnight. Further scattered showers Monday, perhaps heavy along the south coast. Largely dry and bright on Tuesday.”
The full weekly forecast from BBC London is also positive.
The half term forecast in full
Friday, October 22 – Highs of 14C, lows of 6C, sunny intervals and a moderate breeze
Saturday, October 23 – Highs of 14C, lows of 10C, light cloud and a gentle breeze
Sunday, October 24 – Highs of 15C, lows of 11C, light cloud and a moderate breeze
Monday, October 25 – Highs of 15C, lows of 9C, light cloud and a gentle breeze
Tuesday, October 26 – Highs of 16C, lows of 14C, light cloud and a moderate breeze
Wednesday, October 27 – Highs of 18C, lows of 14C, light cloud and a moderate breeze
Thursday, October 28 – Highs of 17C, lows of 13C, sunny intervals and a moderate breeze
Friday, October 29 – Highs of 17C, lows of 12C, light rain showers and a moderate breeze
Saturday, October 30 -Highs of 16C, lows of 12C, light rain and a gentle breeze
Sunday, October 31 – Highs of 15C, lows of 11C, light rain and a moderate breeze
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