UK Today

Mainly fine and very warm. Some rain in far northwest.

Low cloud across eastern parts gradually burning back to the coasts where it may persist. Fairly cloudy across Northern Ireland and far western Scotland, with locally heavy showery rain. Otherwise some sunny spells for many, and warm or very warm.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Light Cloud
Ullapool - Light Cloud
Scrabster - Sunny
Aberystwyth - Sunny Intervals
Newcastle upon Tyne - Sunny
Norwich - Thick Cloud
Braemar - Sunny
Northampton - Sunny Intervals
Oban - Sunny
Plymouth - Sunny
Southampton - Sunny
17°C 63°F Belfast
Cardiff 20°C 68°F
17°C 63°F Edinburgh
20°C 68°F London
Manchester 19°C 66°F
21°C 70°F St Helier
Lerwick 16°C 61°F

UK Forecast Video

UK Forecast Last updated 07:59, Tuesday 22 Jul

Features & Analysis

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Queen's Baton Relay forecast

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UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Kirkwall 11°C 52°F
  2. 2 Aviemore 13°C 55°F
  3. 3 Leicester 15°C 59°F
  4. 4 Camborne 15°C 59°F
  5. 5 Hemel Hempstead 15°C 59°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Bournemouth 28°C 82°F
  2. 2 Benson 27°C 81°F
  3. 3 Salisbury 27°C 81°F
  4. 4 Keswick 25°C 77°F
  5. 5 Hertford 25°C 77°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

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