TODAY is set be a glorious day, with temperatures expected to reach 19°C.
This morning we will see any patches of fog soon lift, with plenty of sunshine around.
In the evening it is expected to be cloudy, but temperatures will stay warm until around 10pm, with a few light rain showers.
It is expected to still remain sunny on Friday and Saturday,
Temperatures will slightly lower over the weekend, with highs of 17°C in Bolton.
The weather is rather fitting for the weekend, as millions of people across the nation are expected to celebrate the Platinum Jubilee at patriotic street parties.
Some events will include live music, light projections and life-size cut outs of the Queen to herald the historic occasion over the next four days.
11am – Sunny intervals. <2% chance of rain. 16°C
12pm – Sunny intervals. 2% chance of rain. 17 °C
1pm – Sunny intervals. 3% chance of rain. 18°C
2pm – Sunny intervals. 4% chance of rain. 18°C
3pm – Sunny intervals. 5% chance of rain. 18°C
4pm – Sunny intervals. 7% chance of rain. 18°C
5pm – Sunny intervals. 8% chance of rain. 18°C
6pm – Sunny intervals. 9% chance of rain. 18°C
7pm – Light cloud. 10% chance of rain. 17°C
8pm – Light cloud. 12% chance of rain. 16°C
9pm – Light cloud. 14% chance of rain. 15°C
10pm – Light rain. 18% chance of rain. 14°C
11pm – Light shower. 30% chance of rain. 13°C
Events will range from family picnics to a record-breaking 5,000-strong street party in the North West, in what the Met Office has said will be a quintessentially British summer bank holiday of drizzle and patchy sunshine.
Many official events will also be collecting money for charities throughout the bank holiday.
Across the Commonwealth and the rest of the world, more than 600 Big Jubilee Lunches are planned in around 80 countries – from Greenland to New Zealand.