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Many places becoming dry. Cold with long sunny spells.

Dry with long sunny spells for most. Showers continuing in the north and west, most frequently across northern Scotland and with snow on hills here. The showers mostly die out by the afternoon. Cold in brisk northwesterly winds.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Heavy Rain Shower
Ullapool - Light Rain Shower
Scrabster - Heavy Rain Shower
Aberystwyth - Clear Sky
Newcastle upon Tyne - Partly Cloudy
Norwich - Partly Cloudy
Braemar - Partly Cloudy
Northampton - Light Cloud
Oban - Light Rain Shower
Plymouth - Light Cloud
Southampton - Light Cloud
6°C 43°F Belfast
Cardiff 8°C 46°F
5°C 41°F Edinburgh
6°C 43°F London
Manchester 7°C 45°F
8°C 46°F St Helier
Lerwick 4°C 39°F

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UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Braemar 0°C 32°F
  2. 2 Maidstone 3°C 37°F
  3. 3 Yeovilton 3°C 37°F
  4. 4 Houghton Hall 3°C 37°F
  5. 5 Harlow 4°C 39°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 The Isle of Wight 10°C 50°F
  2. 2 Yiewsley 8°C 46°F
  3. 3 Staffin 7°C 45°F
  4. 4 Kingsthorne 7°C 45°F
  5. 5 Kexbrough 7°C 45°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

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