Hour-by-hour Leeds weather forecast as temperatures set to climb to 28C in UK heatwave

It's set to be a scorcher in Leeds today.

Friday, 7th August 2020, 8:55 am

Weather experts predict temperatures will reach 28C, hotter than the 27C highs expected in Tenerife.

Britons have been warned not to be "caught out" by soaring temperatures this weekend.

The Met Office has warned that after a slightly cooler week, people could underestimate the heat, which could cause dehydration and sunburn, especially among the most vulnerable.

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It's set to be a scorcher in Leeds today

This is the hour-by-hour Met Office forecast for Leeds as temperatures start to climb:

9AM - Sunny - 20C

10AM - Sunny intervals - 23C

11AM - Sunny intervals - 24C

12PM - Sunny intervals - 25C

1PM - Sunny - 26C

2PM - Sunny intervals - 26C

3PM - Sunny - 27C

4PM - Sunny - 27C

5PM - Sunny - 28C

6PM - Sunny intervals - 27C

7PM - Sunny intervals - 27C

8PM - Sunny intervals - 26C

9PM - Partly cloudy - 25C

10PM - Clear night - 23C

11PM - Clear night - 21C

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