Historic indicators of drought and suffering have emerged from low European rivers.
Temperatures are forecast to dip below average relative to the 30-year mean.
It's a public holiday in England, Wales and Ireland today (Monday) but not in Scotland and Ireland.
So, whether your at work or home, what does the weather this week ahead have in store?
Here are your 5 Weather Week Things to Know ...
1. Bright and fresher today (Monday), dry for most.