Temperatures to hit nearly 20C in Portsmouth this week

The UK could have its warmest October day in years this week with temperatures set to climb to more than 20C.

Sunny spells are expected for most of the week in Portsmouth as the country enjoys some unseasonal warm weather.

Temperatures could reach close to 20C in Portsmouth this week

Temperatures could reach close to 20C in Portsmouth this week

Temperatures will reach a maximum of 19C on Thursday and Saturday, although daily highs of 16C at least are expected throughout the week.

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However it could turn chillier with wind speeds above 30mph.

Here’s the full Portsmouth forecast for this week:

Monday – Cloudy. Maximum temperatures of 16C, sunny spells at lunchtime.

Tuesday – Sunny. Maximum temperatures of 17C. Low-speed winds expected all day.

Wednesday – Sunny. Maximum temperatures of 19C. Likely to be a warm evening with a high of 18C.

Thursday – Mixed weather. Maximum temperatures of 18C. Some sunny spells in the afternoon but also a chance of rain.

Friday – Cloudy. Maximum temperatures of 19C. Will seem several degrees lower with wind speeds of more than 30mph expected.