UK Today

Mostly dry and bright. Showers in the east. Feeling chilly.

Dry with sunny periods after a chilly and frosty start in places. More cloud across central and eastern parts with some showers. Feeling chilly in the brisk northeasterly wind, particularly across southeast England.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Sunny
Ullapool - Sunny
Scrabster - Sunny
Aberystwyth - Sunny Intervals
Newcastle upon Tyne - Light Cloud
Norwich - Light Cloud
Braemar - Light Cloud
Northampton - Sunny Intervals
Oban - Sunny
Plymouth - Sunny Intervals
Southampton - Light Cloud
12°C 54°F Belfast
Cardiff 13°C 55°F
11°C 52°F Edinburgh
14°C 57°F London
Manchester 13°C 55°F
13°C 55°F St Helier
Lerwick 11°C 52°F

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UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Newton Rigg 1°C 34°F
  2. 2 Newtown 4°C 39°F
  3. 3 Melton Mowbray 5°C 41°F
  4. 4 Chalgrove 5°C 41°F
  5. 5 Dumfries 5°C 41°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Bangor 15°C 59°F
  2. 2 Reading 13°C 55°F
  3. 3 Ilfracombe 13°C 55°F
  4. 4 Skegness 12°C 54°F
  5. 5 Easington 12°C 54°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

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