UK Today

Cold and bright for many, becoming unsettled into the weekend.

A frosty start, particularly in the north where there is an ice risk too, then largely sunny and cold. Showers move south across Northern Ireland, northern England and Wales, wintry over hills, although becoming lighter and scattered by the afternoon.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Heavy Rain Shower
Ullapool - Sunny Intervals
Scrabster - Light Snow Shower
Aberystwyth - Sunny Intervals
Newcastle upon Tyne - Sunny Intervals
Norwich - Sunny
Braemar - Sunny
Northampton - Sunny
Oban - Sunny Intervals
Plymouth - Sunny Intervals
Southampton - Sunny
4°C 39°F Belfast
Cardiff 5°C 41°F
4°C 39°F Edinburgh
6°C 43°F London
Manchester 6°C 43°F
9°C 48°F St Helier
Lerwick 3°C 37°F

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UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Carrbridge -3°C 27°F
  2. 2 Staffin 0°C 32°F
  3. 3 Winterbourne Gunner 1°C 34°F
  4. 4 Dorking 1°C 34°F
  5. 5 Carmarthen 1°C 34°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 St Ives 10°C 50°F
  2. 2 Par 9°C 48°F
  3. 3 Cheltenham 7°C 45°F
  4. 4 Crawley 7°C 45°F
  5. 5 Spalding 7°C 45°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

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