UK Today

The weather will remain very changeable today.

There will be bright spells and showers today. Showers will be heavy and possibly thundery, merging to give more prolonged spells of rain, especially in the west at first, and east later. Very windy and gusty in the south again.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Light Rain Shower
Ullapool - Heavy Rain
Scrabster - Light Rain
Aberystwyth - Thick Cloud
Newcastle upon Tyne - Light Rain Shower
Norwich - Heavy Rain Shower
Braemar - Light Rain Shower
Northampton - Light Rain Shower
Oban - Sunny Intervals
Plymouth - Light Cloud
Southampton - Light Cloud
10°C 50°F Belfast
Cardiff 12°C 54°F
12°C 54°F Edinburgh
14°C 57°F London
Manchester 10°C 50°F
12°C 54°F St Helier
Lerwick 7°C 45°F

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UK Forecast Last updated 13:21, Wednesday 6 May

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UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Aviemore 1°C 34°F
  2. 2 Charlestown 3°C 37°F
  3. 3 Kirknewton 3°C 37°F
  4. 4 Shawbury 4°C 39°F
  5. 5 Kilmarnock 4°C 39°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Heathrow 17°C 63°F
  2. 2 Newbury 14°C 57°F
  3. 3 Berinsfield 14°C 57°F
  4. 4 Stafford 13°C 55°F
  5. 5 Bottesford 13°C 55°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

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