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Largely fine and locally very hot. Isolated severe thunderstorms.

Many parts will enjoy a fine day with sunny spells. Despite this, isolated thunderstorms may develop, mainly across central and western parts and perhaps becoming more widespread across northern England and Scotland later. Widely hot but locally very hot.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Light Rain Shower
Ullapool - Sunny Intervals
Scrabster - Heavy Rain Shower
Aberystwyth - Light Rain Shower
Newcastle upon Tyne - Light Cloud
Norwich - Sunny Intervals
Braemar - Sunny Intervals
Northampton - Sunny
Oban - Light Cloud
Plymouth - Sunny Intervals
Southampton - Sunny Intervals
21°C 70°F Belfast
Cardiff 24°C 75°F
24°C 75°F Edinburgh
34°C 93°F London
Manchester 30°C 86°F
21°C 70°F St Helier
Lerwick 15°C 59°F

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UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Tiree 12°C 54°F
  2. 2 Aberfeldy 15°C 59°F
  3. 3 The Isle of Wight 15°C 59°F
  4. 4 Newquay 16°C 61°F
  5. 5 Richhill 16°C 61°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Great Yarmouth 26°C 79°F
  2. 2 Reading University Whiteknights 23°C 73°F
  3. 3 Nottingham 22°C 72°F
  4. 4 Windsor 22°C 72°F
  5. 5 Kingston upon Thames 22°C 72°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

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