UK Today

Dry and sunny in the south. Unsettled for the north.

Cloudy picture for the Scotland, Northern Ireland and northern parts of England and Wales, with showery outbreaks of rain pushing in from the west. Elsewhere, dry and fine after a chilly start with light winds. Feeling pleasant in the sunshine.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Light Cloud
Ullapool - Light Rain Shower
Scrabster - Heavy Rain Shower
Aberystwyth - Light Cloud
Newcastle upon Tyne - Sunny Intervals
Norwich - Sunny
Braemar - Light Cloud
Northampton - Sunny Intervals
Oban - Light Cloud
Plymouth - Sunny
Southampton - Sunny
12°C 54°F Belfast
Cardiff 9°C 48°F
12°C 54°F Edinburgh
12°C 54°F London
Manchester 9°C 48°F
13°C 55°F St Helier
Lerwick 9°C 48°F

UK Forecast Video

UK Forecast Last updated 22:32, Thursday 30 Jul

Features & Analysis

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Extreme heat in Middle East

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UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Carrbridge 6°C 43°F
  2. 2 Enniskillen 8°C 46°F
  3. 3 High Wycombe 9°C 48°F
  4. 4 Bognor Regis 10°C 50°F
  5. 5 Kilmarnock 10°C 50°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Benson 23°C 73°F
  2. 2 Maidstone 21°C 70°F
  3. 3 High Wycombe 21°C 70°F
  4. 4 Doncaster 19°C 66°F
  5. 5 Guernsey 19°C 66°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

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