UK Overnight

Mild with rain in clearing south, then colder with showers.

Cloudy across the south with rain continuing, mainly affecting western parts. This clearing southeastwards, allowing clearer, colder conditions in the north to spread to all but the far southeast of England by morning. Blustery showers giving snow on northern hills.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Heavy Rain Shower
Ullapool - Heavy Rain Shower
Scrabster - Heavy Rain Shower
Aberystwyth - Light Cloud
Newcastle upon Tyne - Clear Sky
Norwich - Light Cloud
Braemar - Heavy Snow Shower
Northampton - Heavy Rain
Oban - Heavy Rain
Plymouth - Heavy Rain
Southampton - Heavy Rain
5°C 41°F Belfast
Cardiff 11°C 52°F
5°C 41°F Edinburgh
12°C 54°F London
Manchester 9°C 48°F
12°C 54°F St Helier
Lerwick 3°C 37°F

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UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Braemar 0°C 32°F
  2. 2 Cunningsburgh 1°C 34°F
  3. 3 Newton Rigg 3°C 37°F
  4. 4 St Andrews 3°C 37°F
  5. 5 Armagh 4°C 39°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 St Helier 12°C 54°F
  2. 2 Ashford 11°C 52°F
  3. 3 Yiewsley 10°C 50°F
  4. 4 Andover 10°C 50°F
  5. 5 The Lizard 9°C 48°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

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