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UK weather: Britain basks in hottest late August Bank Holiday Monday ever as temperatures pass 28C – The Telegraph

“The south east of England will hold on to the sun for an extra day, and we could see temperatures in the low 30s.”

Temperatures hit an August Bank Holiday high of 33.3C (92F) at Heathrow on Sunday, while hundreds of thousands of people enjoyed what is thought to be the hottest Notting Hill Carnival ever in west London.

The previous best late August Bank Holiday temperatures before this weekend were 31.5C (88.7F) at Heathrow in 2001, 27.3C in Velindre, Powys, in Wales and 27C (80.6F) in Knockareven, Co Fermanagh, both in 2003, plus the 26.7C (80.06F) that was recorded in Aviemore, Inverness-shire, in Scotland in 1984.

UK weather: Britain basks in hottest late August Bank Holiday Monday ever as temperatures pass 28C – The Telegraph

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