Is this like the view from your window?
The BBC website reports "You will need a brolly on holiday in the UK in August - the Met Office is issuing a revised forecast for more unsettled weather well into the month. It is a far cry from the "barbecue summer" it predicted back in April."
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By the way, it does rain in southern Europe in the summer too. The picture on this blog was taken in the south pof France in the middle of summer about four years ago.
The weather forecasters could still be wrong and northern Europe an ideal location to stay at.