UK Overnight

Cold with icy patches. Largely dry, but showers in north.

Showers continuing in the north and west with snowfall over hills and rain lower down, but these easing by dawn with icy patches forming on untreated surfaces. Mostly dry elsewhere. Windy, with coastal gales in the north, but easing later.

Map of the United Kingdom


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

UK Forecast Video

UK Forecast Last updated 19:08, Tuesday 3 Mar

Features & Analysis

Weather for the week ahead

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Afghan avalanche rescue ongoing

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UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Benson -1°C 30°F
  2. 2 Armagh 1°C 34°F
  3. 3 Aldershot 2°C 36°F
  4. 4 Seamer 2°C 36°F
  5. 5 Wrentham 2°C 36°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Reading University Whiteknights 10°C 50°F
  2. 2 Wimbledon 9°C 48°F
  3. 3 Syderstone 8°C 46°F
  4. 4 Crawley 8°C 46°F
  5. 5 Mickleover 7°C 45°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

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