UK Today

Mostly dry with some sunny spells. Wintry outbreaks in places.

Cloudy and rather windy in the south with outbreaks of rain turning to sleet or snow over high ground. In northern Scotland and northeastern England; rain, sleet and snow will slowly move southwards. Dry with sunny spells elsewhere.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Light Rain
Ullapool - Sunny Intervals
Scrabster - Sunny
Aberystwyth - Light Cloud
Newcastle upon Tyne - Heavy Rain Shower
Norwich - Thick Cloud
Braemar - Sunny
Northampton - Heavy Rain
Oban - Light Cloud
Plymouth - Light Rain
Southampton - Thick Cloud
4°C 39°F Belfast
Cardiff 4°C 39°F
4°C 39°F Edinburgh
5°C 41°F London
Manchester 6°C 43°F
9°C 48°F St Helier
Lerwick 3°C 37°F

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UK Forecast Video

UK Forecast Last updated 12:03, Saturday 13 Feb

UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Braemar -8°C 18°F
  2. 2 Kilmarnock -2°C 28°F
  3. 3 Hawick -2°C 28°F
  4. 4 Lhanbryde -2°C 28°F
  5. 5 Glasgow -1°C 30°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Guernsey 10°C 50°F
  2. 2 Tenby 6°C 43°F
  3. 3 Gilberdyke 6°C 43°F
  4. 4 Heathrow 6°C 43°F
  5. 5 Shawbury 6°C 43°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

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