UK Today

Cloudy with showers in the northwest. Dry and bright elsewhere.

Northern Ireland, much of Scotland, and parts of northern England will be rather cloudy with occasional showers, and more persistent rain in the far northwest. Elsewhere, after a chilly start, fog will slowly clear, leaving plenty of sunny spells.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Light Cloud
Ullapool - Sunny Intervals
Scrabster - Sunny Intervals
Aberystwyth - Light Cloud
Newcastle upon Tyne - Sunny
Norwich - Sunny
Braemar - Sunny Intervals
Northampton - Sunny
Oban - Light Cloud
Plymouth - Sunny
Southampton - Sunny
11°C 52°F Belfast
Cardiff 11°C 52°F
9°C 48°F Edinburgh
10°C 50°F London
Manchester 10°C 50°F
12°C 54°F St Helier
Lerwick 11°C 52°F

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UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 South Newington 4°C 39°F
  2. 2 Keswick 7°C 45°F
  3. 3 Cherry Willingham 8°C 46°F
  4. 4 Aberfeldy 8°C 46°F
  5. 5 Holmer Green 8°C 46°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Bristol 17°C 63°F
  2. 2 Hilton 16°C 61°F
  3. 3 Worcester 16°C 61°F
  4. 4 Newcastle upon Tyne 15°C 59°F
  5. 5 St Albans 15°C 59°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

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