UK Today

Sunny spells and showers for many. Breezy in the north.

Breezy with heavy showers across Scotland today. A band of showery rain over northern England and Wales will edge slowly south through the day. The southeast of England will be largely dry and warm with light winds.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Heavy Rain Shower
Ullapool - Heavy Rain Shower
Scrabster - Heavy Rain Shower
Aberystwyth - Light Cloud
Newcastle upon Tyne - Light Cloud
Norwich - Sunny Intervals
Braemar - Heavy Rain Shower
Northampton - Light Cloud
Oban - Sunny Intervals
Plymouth - Light Cloud
Southampton - Sunny
16°C 61°F Belfast
Cardiff 17°C 63°F
16°C 61°F Edinburgh
21°C 70°F London
Manchester 15°C 59°F
18°C 64°F St Helier
Lerwick 12°C 54°F

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UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Braemar 6°C 43°F
  2. 2 Newton Rigg 9°C 48°F
  3. 3 Boulmer 9°C 48°F
  4. 4 Hetton 9°C 48°F
  5. 5 Port Glasgow 10°C 50°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Shoeburyness 24°C 75°F
  2. 2 Felixstowe 21°C 70°F
  3. 3 Pershore 20°C 68°F
  4. 4 Bracknell 20°C 68°F
  5. 5 Docking 20°C 68°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

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