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Unsettled at times and feeling cool for most by Wednesday.

Showery rain, heavy at times, affecting much of northern Scotland and Northern Ireland. Elsewhere some warm sunny periods and showers, these also locally heavy and thundery, especially across east and southeast England and northeast Scotland. Becoming breezy for most.

Map of the United Kingdom

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Londonderry - Light Cloud
Ullapool - Heavy Rain
Scrabster - Light Rain
Aberystwyth - Light Cloud
Newcastle upon Tyne - Light Cloud
Norwich - Light Cloud
Braemar - Light Cloud
Northampton - Light Cloud
Oban - Light Rain Shower
Plymouth - Heavy Rain Shower
Southampton - Light Cloud
16°C 61°F Belfast
Cardiff 17°C 63°F
17°C 63°F Edinburgh
19°C 66°F London
Manchester 17°C 63°F
17°C 63°F St Helier
Lerwick 11°C 52°F

UK Forecast Video

UK Forecast Last updated 07:59, Tuesday 7 Jul

Features & Analysis

Weather for the week ahead

A mixed picture as we head towards the middle of July with rain for some and sunshine for others. Matt Taylor explains.

'More hot summers' for parts of UK

Scorching summers such as the one in 2003 look set to become more common in England and Wales, a study suggests.

Europe heat and thunderstorms

The mercury levels have been rising in Europe as an extreme heatwave continues across the continent.

UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Aviemore 8°C 46°F
  2. 2 Charlestown 11°C 52°F
  3. 3 Bedford 12°C 54°F
  4. 4 Alnwick 12°C 54°F
  5. 5 Kirkconnel 12°C 54°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Heathrow 24°C 75°F
  2. 2 Hertford 22°C 72°F
  3. 3 Stansted 22°C 72°F
  4. 4 Maidenhead 22°C 72°F
  5. 5 Cheltenham 20°C 68°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

BBC Weather in association with the Met Office

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