THERE’S a bank holiday just around the corner and all eyes will be on the all important weather forecast.

Fortunately, things are set to pick up after weeks of cool temperatures, rain, hail and very little sunshine.

Lots of us will be planning barbecues, visits to see friends and family and maybe even a trip to the beach.

Bournemouth-based forecaster DorsetSun said temperatures are set to reach 21c on Monday and it will be settled with lots of sunshine and light winds over the weekend.

And here’s what the weather currently has in store according to the Met Office forecast but obviously this may be subject to change.

Saturday, May 29

7am – cloudy, 12c

10am – cloudy, 16c

1pm – cloudy, 18c

4pm – cloudy, 19c

7pm – sunny intervals, 18c

10pm – partly cloudy, 14c

Sunday, May 30

7am – sunny, 10c

10am – sunny, 17c

1pm – sunny, 19c

4pm – sunny, 19c

7pm – sunny, 18c

Monday, May 31

7am – sunny, 10c

10am – sunny, 18c

1pm – sunny, 20c

4pm – sunny, 20c

7pm – sunny, 19c

10pm – clear night, 15c

Looking ahead into next week, it looks settled and warm with highs of 23c predicted for Tuesday and Wednesday.