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Blustery showers for many. Driest and brightest in the southeast.

Windy in places with showers or more prolonged rain in the north and west, locally heavy. Breezy elsewhere with isolated showers, but the best of the dry and bright weather towards the southeast, with some warm sunny spells.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Light Rain Shower
Ullapool - Sunny Intervals
Scrabster - Light Cloud
Aberystwyth - Light Cloud
Newcastle upon Tyne - Sunny Intervals
Norwich - Light Cloud
Braemar - Light Rain Shower
Northampton - Light Cloud
Oban - Light Cloud
Plymouth - Light Cloud
Southampton - Light Cloud
19°C 66°F Belfast
Cardiff 17°C 63°F
16°C 61°F Edinburgh
19°C 66°F London
Manchester 17°C 63°F
18°C 64°F St Helier
Lerwick 15°C 59°F

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UK Forecast Last updated 08:27, Friday 29 Aug

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UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Aviemore 10°C 50°F
  2. 2 Boscombe Down 12°C 54°F
  3. 3 Bottesford 13°C 55°F
  4. 4 Stafford 13°C 55°F
  5. 5 Yiewsley 14°C 57°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Great Yarmouth 21°C 70°F
  2. 2 Bury St Edmunds 20°C 68°F
  3. 3 Huntingdon 20°C 68°F
  4. 4 Isles of Scilly Airport 19°C 66°F
  5. 5 Chester 18°C 64°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

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