UK Today

Wet and breezy in the west, drier and brighter elsewhere.

Turning wet and breezy from the southwest, with some locally heavy rain across western hills. East and southeast England and north and east Scotland will be mostly dry with some sunshine, although isolated showers are possible in northern Scotland later.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Thick Cloud
Ullapool - Sunny Intervals
Scrabster - Sunny
Aberystwyth - Light Rain
Newcastle upon Tyne - Light Cloud
Norwich - Light Cloud
Braemar - Sunny Intervals
Northampton - Light Rain Shower
Oban - Sunny Intervals
Plymouth - Light Cloud
Southampton - Light Cloud
14°C 57°F Belfast
Cardiff 15°C 59°F
19°C 66°F Edinburgh
22°C 72°F London
Manchester 16°C 61°F
20°C 68°F St Helier
Lerwick 12°C 54°F

UK Forecast Video

UK Forecast Last updated 12:14, Monday 6 Jul

Features & Analysis

Weather for the week ahead

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Weather around the world

From storms in the Pacific to a red alert for heat in Europe, here's a look at some of the extreme weather around the globe.

UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Scalloway 9°C 48°F
  2. 2 Lerwick 10°C 50°F
  3. 3 Newtonhill 12°C 54°F
  4. 4 Bishop Auckland 13°C 55°F
  5. 5 St Andrews 13°C 55°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Jersey Airport 24°C 75°F
  2. 2 Boscombe Down 21°C 70°F
  3. 3 Kingston upon Thames 21°C 70°F
  4. 4 Maidstone 21°C 70°F
  5. 5 Peterborough 20°C 68°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

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