Hot Temperatures Set To Peak Today As Britain Bathes In Glorious Sunshine

The hot weather continues throughout today with temperatures climbing into the low 30s in places.deckchBritain is enjoying a glorious spell of warm Autumn weather that is forecast to continue across parts of the UK until Friday.

The UK’s hottest day of the year so far – and the warmest September day since 1911 – has been recorded in Gravesend, Kent, where it reached 34.4C (93.9F).

However, rain and thunderstorms are forecast for the end of the week. As much as 30mm (one inch) of thundery, torrential rain could cause flash flooding and travel disruption, the Met Office said.