UK Today

Blustery showers for many. Driest and brightest in the southeast.

Windy in places with showers or more prolonged rain in the north and west, locally heavy. Breezy elsewhere with isolated showers, but the best of the dry and bright weather towards the southeast, with some warm sunny spells.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Light Rain
Ullapool - Light Rain Shower
Scrabster - Sunny Intervals
Aberystwyth - Light Cloud
Newcastle upon Tyne - Light Cloud
Norwich - Sunny
Braemar - Light Rain
Northampton - Sunny
Oban - Heavy Rain Shower
Plymouth - Light Rain
Southampton - Light Rain Shower
14°C 57°F Belfast
Cardiff 15°C 59°F
15°C 59°F Edinburgh
15°C 59°F London
Manchester 15°C 59°F
16°C 61°F St Helier
Lerwick 14°C 57°F

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UK Forecast Last updated 23:52, Thursday 28 Aug

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UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Aviemore 10°C 50°F
  2. 2 Newtown 12°C 54°F
  3. 3 St Andrews 13°C 55°F
  4. 4 Dunfermline 13°C 55°F
  5. 5 Stoke-on-Trent 13°C 55°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Heathrow 21°C 70°F
  2. 2 Peterborough 20°C 68°F
  3. 3 York 19°C 66°F
  4. 4 Taunton 18°C 64°F
  5. 5 Hawick 17°C 63°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

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