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Scattered thunderstorms in south. Remaining dull for some northeastern parts.

Another misty start for many, particularly eastern areas, brightening up away from the northeast coast, with warm sunny spells developing. Scattered heavy, thundery showers will affect southern and central parts, though many places dry throughout. Showery rain northeast Scotland later.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Light Rain
Ullapool - Light Cloud
Scrabster - Thick Cloud
Aberystwyth - Light Cloud
Newcastle upon Tyne - Thick Cloud
Norwich - Light Cloud
Braemar - Sunny Intervals
Northampton - Light Cloud
Oban - Light Cloud
Plymouth - Light Cloud
Southampton - Sunny Intervals
18°C 64°F Belfast
Cardiff 18°C 64°F
14°C 57°F Edinburgh
24°C 75°F London
Manchester 19°C 66°F
22°C 72°F St Helier
Lerwick 14°C 57°F

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UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Stornoway 9°C 48°F
  2. 2 Elgin 11°C 52°F
  3. 3 Penrith 12°C 54°F
  4. 4 Sanquhar 13°C 55°F
  5. 5 Hawick 13°C 55°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Jersey Airport 25°C 77°F
  2. 2 Crawley 23°C 73°F
  3. 3 Bognor Regis 23°C 73°F
  4. 4 Canterbury 23°C 73°F
  5. 5 Wembley 23°C 73°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

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