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When on earth is this weather going to get better?

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SantanaLopez Mon 01-Jun-15 18:13:25

DH remarked today that if it was November, we'd be saying it wasn't too bad- but it's June FFS!

AnyFucker Mon 01-Jun-15 18:15:45

dunno.... but I am fucked off with it

yesterday, heatwaves for later in the week were predicted but they appear to be changing their mind again angry

Elliptic5 Mon 01-Jun-15 18:15:48

Don't think it's just us though, the rest of the uk seem to be suffering as well.
Have given up trying to plant out my veg as my beans I put out last week have had nearly all their leaves blown off angry.

SantanaLopez Mon 01-Jun-15 18:16:48

I saw somewhere down South on the news and it looked lovely. I think the north of England is gloomy as well though!

InkleWinkle Mon 01-Jun-15 18:17:57

It is chucking it down & freezing here. I have had enough.

SaskiaRembrandtWasFramed Mon 01-Jun-15 18:19:05

I'm in the north of England, it is gloomy here too. And chilly.

OatcakeCravings Mon 01-Jun-15 18:20:35

We had the summer in April. And the most depressing thing is it's the longest day in 3 weeks time.

HirplesWithHaggis Mon 01-Jun-15 18:23:32

Windy Wilson says it'll change Wednesday, with high pressure/better weather due Thursday. In the meantime, keep the winter woolies on!

AnyFucker Mon 01-Jun-15 18:24:31

I am pretty sure that May used to be better than this last one (and the few before too), even taking account of sun goggles.

SantanaLopez Mon 01-Jun-15 18:25:35

It was always nice in May during exam season.

DevaDiva Mon 01-Jun-15 18:26:29

I have been assured it gets better on Wednesday and it will be 30 degrees which would do nicely thank you.

DevaDiva Mon 01-Jun-15 18:27:09

Ah sorry speaking for Manchester/North West just seen you're in Scotland smile

Elliptic5 Mon 01-Jun-15 18:27:20

I'm going to light my wood burner in a minute.

readyforno2 Mon 01-Jun-15 18:28:06

Haha hirples. I came on to quote Windy Wilson too grin

Orangeanddemons Mon 01-Jun-15 18:29:19

Heating on here. Went to pick dd up in winter coat and gloves. It was eight degrees. We're in Sheffield. Winds breaking all my plants

SantanaLopez Mon 01-Jun-15 18:30:11

Cripes, sympathies to Sheffield.

Pissing down here. I had wanted to take the kids out a run before bed time too. Boh.

HirplesWithHaggis Mon 01-Jun-15 18:30:16 grin

AnyFucker Mon 01-Jun-15 18:31:08

I didn't realise this was Scotsnet either

No matter, us Northeners are all this together smile

anythingforaquietnight Mon 01-Jun-15 18:32:17

Far south west of Cornwall here. We have a proper full on winter-style gale blowing. Dog refusing to go outside. Got lights on and about to fire up the central heating.

Rinkydinkypink Mon 01-Jun-15 18:33:34

Its freezing! 8oc here all day (north). Heating still on and winter clothes still needed. Very fed up hmm

SantanaLopez Mon 01-Jun-15 18:33:47

All the way down to Cornwall grin

Well, if we're all suffering together I feel better!

Shenanagins Mon 01-Jun-15 20:44:39

The highlight for me was a loose paving stone schooshing water up my trouser leg as I trudged home whilst wrestling with my umbrella.

BlueThursday Mon 01-Jun-15 21:56:19

Did anyone else get the thunder sad

HirplesWithHaggis Mon 01-Jun-15 22:23:24

Had thunder, lightning and hailstones in the small hours, not during daylight hours. Much calmer now.

prettybird Mon 01-Jun-15 22:23:56

May did used to be a reliably good month: our wedding anniversary is 16 May for exactly that reason and 17 years ago was a fabulous day grin

The thing that gets me is how cold it still is: unless the sun is out, the air is still cold hmm.

We've still got our winter duvet on the bed! shock

Got soaked this evening walking to a Parent Council meeting - had to sit through it with cold wet legs sad

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