UK Today

Largely fine, dry and staying very warm.

Any early mist and fog will burn back to the northeast coastline, leaving a fine, dry and warm day across much of the country. However locally heavy afternoon showers are likely in the southeast, perhaps with thunder.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Light Cloud
Ullapool - Light Cloud
Scrabster - Sunny
Aberystwyth - Sunny
Newcastle upon Tyne - Sunny
Norwich - Sunny Intervals
Braemar - Sunny
Northampton - Sunny
Oban - Sunny
Plymouth - Sunny
Southampton - Sunny
23°C 73°F Belfast
Cardiff 25°C 77°F
19°C 66°F Edinburgh
27°C 81°F London
Manchester 26°C 79°F
24°C 75°F St Helier
Lerwick 16°C 61°F

UK Forecast Video

UK Forecast Last updated 12:39, Friday 25 Jul

Features & Analysis

Friday lunchtime's thunderstorms

A line of thunderstorms which developed across the southeast was captured by the BBC's rooftop camera in central London.

Where's hot in Europe?

Temperatures are already high in Scandinavia and are set to rise even further this weekend.

Typhoon Matmo slams into China

Thousands evacuated the heavily populated Fujian province before the storm, with winds gusting to 137 kilometres an hour, roared ashore

UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Kirkwall 12°C 54°F
  2. 2 Boulmer 13°C 55°F
  3. 3 Merthyr Tydfil 15°C 59°F
  4. 4 York 15°C 59°F
  5. 5 Omagh 16°C 61°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Brize Norton 28°C 82°F
  2. 2 Trawscoed 27°C 81°F
  3. 3 Brecon 25°C 77°F
  4. 4 Bradford 25°C 77°F
  5. 5 Camborne 25°C 77°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