UK Today

Mainly fine and very warm. Some rain in far northwest.

Low cloud across eastern parts gradually burning back to the coasts where it may persist. Fairly cloudy across Northern Ireland and far western Scotland, with locally heavy showery rain. Otherwise some sunny spells for many, and warm or very warm.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Light Cloud
Ullapool - Sunny Intervals
Scrabster - Sunny Intervals
Aberystwyth - Sunny Intervals
Newcastle upon Tyne - Sunny
Norwich - Thick Cloud
Braemar - Sunny
Northampton - Sunny Intervals
Oban - Sunny
Plymouth - Sunny
Southampton - Sunny
18°C 64°F Belfast
Cardiff 21°C 70°F
18°C 64°F Edinburgh
22°C 72°F London
Manchester 20°C 68°F
22°C 72°F St Helier
Lerwick 17°C 63°F

UK Forecast Video

UK Forecast Last updated 07:59, Tuesday 22 Jul

Features & Analysis

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UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Kirkwall 11°C 52°F
  2. 2 Rhyl 14°C 57°F
  3. 3 Aylesbury 15°C 59°F
  4. 4 Newbury 15°C 59°F
  5. 5 Middlesbrough 15°C 59°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Portsmouth 28°C 82°F
  2. 2 Benson 27°C 81°F
  3. 3 Dorking 26°C 79°F
  4. 4 Banbury 25°C 77°F
  5. 5 Carlisle 25°C 77°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

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