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Rain clearing southeast, then sunny spells and squally showers. Gales.

Gales with severe gales around exposed coasts. The rain from overnight soon clears southeast, then colder conditions with squally showers and a risk of hail and thunder spread across the UK. Showers become wintry over the hills in the northwest.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Heavy Rain Shower
Ullapool - Heavy Rain Shower
Scrabster - Heavy Rain
Aberystwyth - Heavy Rain Shower
Newcastle upon Tyne - Sunny Intervals
Norwich - Light Rain Shower
Braemar - Heavy Rain
Northampton - Sunny Intervals
Oban - Hail Shower
Plymouth - Light Cloud
Southampton - Heavy Rain Shower
8°C 46°F Belfast
Cardiff 11°C 52°F
9°C 48°F Edinburgh
14°C 57°F London
Manchester 10°C 50°F
15°C 59°F St Helier
Lerwick 11°C 52°F

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UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Aviemore 2°C 36°F
  2. 2 Sanquhar 5°C 41°F
  3. 3 Dunfermline 5°C 41°F
  4. 4 Scarborough 6°C 43°F
  5. 5 High Wycombe 6°C 43°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Shoreham-by-Sea 16°C 61°F
  2. 2 Wittering 14°C 57°F
  3. 3 Thetford 13°C 55°F
  4. 4 Barnstaple 12°C 54°F
  5. 5 Docking 12°C 54°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

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