The Met Office has predicted a week of continuous rain in Liverpool.

It comes as high temperatures were recorded over the last week, with highs of 22C in Liverpool

But the weather took a turn on Monday, with spells of rain as the Met Office predicted the start of autumnal weather.

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A spokesperson from the Met Office said: "A low pressure system to the north of the UK will dominate during the start of this period, bringing heavy rain and isolated thunderstorms for all.

"Thereafter, further low pressure systems will affect the UK, particularly northwestern areas.

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"This will bring organised bands of rain, heavy at times, interspersed with cooler and showery periods but some sunny spells too.

"The temperatures are most likely to be slightly below average for this time of the year during the start of the period, but will gradually return to near average later."

Here is Liverpool's day-by-day forecast for this week.

Monday:

Showers continuing into the evening and night along with some cloud, the south of the region drier with longer clear spells.

Breezy around the coast, especially in the early hours. Feeling markedly cooler than of late. Minimum temperature 8 °C.

Tuesday:

Cloudy and wet from mid-morning and continuing through the day, particularly in the north of the region.

Breezy with some gusts along the coast, feeling cool. Maximum temperature 14 °C.

Outlook for Wednesday to Friday:

Sunny spells and showers on Wednesday. Further showers on Thursday and Friday, some potentially heavy and thundery.

Windy and feeling cooler through the period.