UK Today

Blustery showers for many. Driest and brightest in the southeast.

Windy in places with showers or more prolonged rain in the north and west, locally heavy. Breezy elsewhere with isolated showers, but the best of the dry and bright weather towards the southeast, with some warm sunny spells.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Sunny
Ullapool - Light Rain Shower
Scrabster - Sunny
Aberystwyth - Light Cloud
Newcastle upon Tyne - Light Cloud
Norwich - Sunny
Braemar - Sunny Intervals
Northampton - Light Cloud
Oban - Light Rain Shower
Plymouth - Light Rain Shower
Southampton - Sunny Intervals
19°C 66°F Belfast
Cardiff 17°C 63°F
15°C 59°F Edinburgh
20°C 68°F London
Manchester 17°C 63°F
18°C 64°F St Helier
Lerwick 15°C 59°F

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UK Forecast Last updated 13:21, Friday 29 Aug

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UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Aviemore 10°C 50°F
  2. 2 Merthyr Tydfil 12°C 54°F
  3. 3 Burton Upon Trent 13°C 55°F
  4. 4 Boscombe Down 13°C 55°F
  5. 5 Hemel Hempstead 14°C 57°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Manston 21°C 70°F
  2. 2 Bournemouth 19°C 66°F
  3. 3 Cheltenham 18°C 64°F
  4. 4 Gloucester 18°C 64°F
  5. 5 Dorchester 18°C 64°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

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