Tuesday expected to be the hottest day of the year

Temperatures will soar to 31C in Milton Keynes by tomorrow as we hit the hottest week of the year so far.

Monday, 18th July 2016, 5:20 pm
Updated Thursday, 25th August 2016, 8:46 pm
Weather forecast

The majority of the country enjoyed a hot and sunny weekend with temperatures set to rise even further over the next few days.

MK will reach peak heat from 4-6pm, and will only cool to an easier 26C when cloud arrives at around 9pm.

Temperatures will ease throughout the week from then on, peaking at a humid 27C on Wednesday with a chance of intense thunderstorms, and then 21C on Thursday.

Friday will still be a warm 22C although showers will be more likely.