UK Today

Mainly fine and very warm. Some rain in far northwest.

Low cloud across eastern parts gradually burning back to the coasts where it may persist. Fairly cloudy across Northern Ireland and far western Scotland, with locally heavy showery rain. Otherwise some sunny spells for many, and warm or very warm.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Light Cloud
Ullapool - Sunny Intervals
Scrabster - Sunny
Aberystwyth - Sunny
Newcastle upon Tyne - Sunny
Norwich - Sunny Intervals
Braemar - Sunny Intervals
Northampton - Sunny
Oban - Sunny Intervals
Plymouth - Sunny Intervals
Southampton - Sunny
22°C 72°F Belfast
Cardiff 25°C 77°F
21°C 70°F Edinburgh
27°C 81°F London
Manchester 26°C 79°F
24°C 75°F St Helier
Lerwick 17°C 63°F

UK Forecast Video

UK Forecast Last updated 12:22, Tuesday 22 Jul

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UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Kirkwall 11°C 52°F
  2. 2 Skipton 14°C 57°F
  3. 3 Oxford 15°C 59°F
  4. 4 Newbury 15°C 59°F
  5. 5 Leeds 15°C 59°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Bournemouth 28°C 82°F
  2. 2 Maidenhead 26°C 79°F
  3. 3 Pershore 26°C 79°F
  4. 4 The Isle of Wight 25°C 77°F
  5. 5 Cambridge 24°C 75°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

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