UK Overnight

Heavy rain spreading into western parts overnight. Drier in east.

Friday's showers across northern parts will ease. However further rain, turning heavy and persistent in places, will spread northeastwards into Wales and western England during the early hours, reaching northern England around dawn. Mostly dry elsewhere, but with isolated showers.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Light Cloud
Ullapool - Fog
Scrabster - Light Cloud
Aberystwyth - Heavy Rain
Newcastle upon Tyne - Light Rain Shower
Norwich - Heavy Rain Shower
Braemar - Partly Cloudy
Northampton - Heavy Rain Shower
Oban - Partly Cloudy
Plymouth - Heavy Rain
Southampton - Light Cloud
14°C 57°F Belfast
Cardiff 16°C 61°F
15°C 59°F Edinburgh
17°C 63°F London
Manchester 16°C 61°F
18°C 64°F St Helier
Lerwick 13°C 55°F

UK Forecast Video

UK Forecast Last updated 23:27, Friday 1 Aug

Features & Analysis

A change to the jet stream

Jay Wynne explains why the changing position of the jet stream will bring unsettled conditions to the UK this weekend.

Tropical storm targets Caribbean

Darren Bett reports on the track of Tropical Storm Bertha.

UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Aviemore 8°C 46°F
  2. 2 Aberfeldy 9°C 48°F
  3. 3 Newton Stewart 11°C 52°F
  4. 4 Enniskillen 12°C 54°F
  5. 5 Ballycastle 12°C 54°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Shoeburyness 24°C 75°F
  2. 2 Boscombe Down 22°C 72°F
  3. 3 Gillingham 22°C 72°F
  4. 4 Huntingdon 22°C 72°F
  5. 5 Swindon 20°C 68°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

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