TEMPERATURES in Redditch are set to reach 22C today as it enjoys a balmy Sunday.

The Met Office has forecast that the temperature will rise to 22C from 2pm till 5pm, on a par with the Mediterranean.

The good weather has sent people flocking to parks and attractions today (Sunday May 19). 

Meanwhile the Met Office has warned that UV levels are high today so people are advised to get the sun cream on.

The rest of the week will stay warm, but will be slightly cooler than today as it's forecast to reach a high of 19C tomorrow, 19C on Tuesday, 18C on Wednesday and 16C on Thursday.