UK Today

Cloudier generally, with some rain, but dry, warm in south.

Mostly dry and warm with some sunshine across southernmost parts, but becoming increasingly cloudy later. Cloud and some rain across central and northern parts breaking up through the day, with brighter, colder conditions moving southwards. Further showers in far north.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Light Cloud
Ullapool - Sunny Intervals
Scrabster - Heavy Rain Shower
Aberystwyth - Light Cloud
Newcastle upon Tyne - Light Cloud
Norwich - Sunny Intervals
Braemar - Heavy Rain Shower
Northampton - Sunny Intervals
Oban - Heavy Rain Shower
Plymouth - Sunny
Southampton - Sunny
9°C 48°F Belfast
Cardiff 10°C 50°F
9°C 48°F Edinburgh
10°C 50°F London
Manchester 9°C 48°F
11°C 52°F St Helier
Lerwick 6°C 43°F

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UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Aviemore -1°C 30°F
  2. 2 Kinloss 1°C 34°F
  3. 3 Omagh 1°C 34°F
  4. 4 Builth Wells 3°C 37°F
  5. 5 Rochdale 3°C 37°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Manston 19°C 66°F
  2. 2 Hertford 17°C 63°F
  3. 3 Jersey Airport 15°C 59°F
  4. 4 Southwold 15°C 59°F
  5. 5 Cheltenham 15°C 59°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

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