UK Overnight

Largely fine and locally very hot. Isolated severe thunderstorms.

Thunderstorms will continue to move across northern areas into Scotland, clearing most parts by dawn. Largely dry and clear elsewhere before thundery showers push north across some southern areas later. Warm and muggy.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Light Cloud
Ullapool - Sunny Intervals
Scrabster - Heavy Rain
Aberystwyth - Thick Cloud
Newcastle upon Tyne - Sunny
Norwich - Sunny
Braemar - Sunny Intervals
Northampton - Sunny Intervals
Oban - Light Cloud
Plymouth - Thick Cloud
Southampton - Partly Cloudy
17°C 63°F Belfast
Cardiff 16°C 61°F
16°C 61°F Edinburgh
18°C 64°F London
Manchester 18°C 64°F
17°C 63°F St Helier
Lerwick 13°C 55°F

UK Forecast Video

UK Forecast Last updated 23:45, Wednesday 1 Jul

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UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Llysdinam 8°C 46°F
  2. 2 Clwydyfagwyr 9°C 48°F
  3. 3 Shrewsbury 11°C 52°F
  4. 4 Great Malvern 12°C 54°F
  5. 5 Crewe 12°C 54°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Great Yarmouth 27°C 81°F
  2. 2 Basildon 24°C 75°F
  3. 3 Aberdeen 24°C 75°F
  4. 4 Aviemore 24°C 75°F
  5. 5 Cambridge 23°C 73°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

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All times are BST (Europe/London, GMT+0100) unless otherwise stated