UK Overnight

Feeling cold with further wintry showers, and turning icy.

Wintry showers giving hill snow, these mostly across Scotland and Northern Ireland, but some travelling south across England and Wales later. Cold with icy stretches developing. Strong winds in the west with gales in the far northwest, spreading south later.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Heavy Rain
Ullapool - Heavy Rain
Scrabster - Heavy Rain
Aberystwyth - Light Rain Shower
Newcastle upon Tyne - Light Cloud
Norwich - Clear Sky
Braemar - Light Snow
Northampton - Clear Sky
Oban - Light Rain Shower
Plymouth - Heavy Rain Shower
Southampton - Clear Sky
3°C 37°F Belfast
Cardiff 4°C 39°F
3°C 37°F Edinburgh
4°C 39°F London
Manchester 3°C 37°F
6°C 43°F St Helier
Lerwick 5°C 41°F

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UK Forecast Last updated 12:08, Friday 30 Jan

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UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Bishop Auckland -2°C 28°F
  2. 2 South Newington -1°C 30°F
  3. 3 Canterbury 0°C 32°F
  4. 4 Blackburn 1°C 34°F
  5. 5 Stoke-on-Trent 1°C 34°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Isles of Scilly Airport 8°C 46°F
  2. 2 Par 6°C 43°F
  3. 3 Stonehouse 5°C 41°F
  4. 4 Chesterfield 4°C 39°F
  5. 5 Derby 4°C 39°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

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