Liam Dutton on Weather

Channel 4 News’ Weather presenter Liam Dutton blogs on the highs and lows of the weather.

June 29, 2016 No Comments

June: how much of a washout has it been?

It’ll probably come as no surprise to you that June has been wetter than normal across much of the UK, according to the Met Office.

Provisional information released today, covering the 1-27 June, shows that some parts of England and Scotland have had more than double the average rainfall.

It’s meant that many of us haven’t gone too far without an umbrella or coat to hand, as well as Glastonbury Festival being one of the muddiest ever. (more…)

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June 23, 2016 No Comments

Thunderstorms: round two later today

Following flooding and travel disruption from overnight thunderstorms across East Anglia and south east England, more are expected later today.

June 21, 2016 No Comments

Glastonbury weather: washout or not?

Glastonbury starts tomorrow, but will the weather be kind this year?

June 13, 2016 2 Comments

Thunderstorms, lightning and flood risk to continue

Whilst the past week has seen some warmth and sunshine across much of the UK, there’s also been plenty of thunderstorms, giving frequent lightning and intense downpours of rain. The slow-moving

June 2, 2016 1 Comment

Europe floods: why has the rain been so intense?

Flash floods have hit parts of Europe in the last few days, leaving at least 10 people dead and more still missing. Germany, France and Austria have been worst affected, with torrents of water

May 31, 2016 1 Comment

It’s June tomorrow. Any signs of summer weather?

With the calendar page about to flip over into June, are there any signs of prolonged warmth and sunshine?

May 26, 2016 No Comments

Bank holiday weather: a bit warmer but no heatwave

Once again we find ourselves with a bank holiday weekend upon us and the weather is no doubt at the forefront of many of our minds. The weather during the last bank holiday was nothing special,

May 23, 2016 3 Comments

Why talk of a sizzling summer is nothing but hot air

It’s natural that we’d all like to know what the weather is doing for the whole summer, but is it possible to predict so far ahead?

May 20, 2016 No Comments

India has hottest day on record as temperature hits 51C

India has its hottest day on record, with 51C (123.8F) in the north west of the country.

May 3, 2016 No Comments

25C summer-like warmth on the way for this weekend

After last week’s wintry spell, summer-like warmth is on the way this week!

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