UK Overnight

Largely dry, cloudy and mild. Rain in the far northwest.

Rain across western Scotland edging south for a time, allowing clearer, colder conditions with a slight across the far north. Elsewhere will remain rather cloudy, generally dry, milder and frost free. Remaining windy in the northwest.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Thick Cloud
Ullapool - Light Cloud
Scrabster - Light Cloud
Aberystwyth - Thick Cloud
Newcastle upon Tyne - Thick Cloud
Norwich - Thick Cloud
Braemar - Light Cloud
Northampton - Thick Cloud
Oban - Heavy Rain
Plymouth - Light Cloud
Southampton - Thick Cloud
8°C 46°F Belfast
Cardiff 7°C 45°F
9°C 48°F Edinburgh
8°C 46°F London
Manchester 7°C 45°F
5°C 41°F St Helier
Lerwick 5°C 41°F

UK Forecast Video

UK Forecast Last updated 23:38, Thursday 5 Mar

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UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Carrbridge 2°C 36°F
  2. 2 Kirkconnel 5°C 41°F
  3. 3 Stansted 5°C 41°F
  4. 4 Nuneaton 5°C 41°F
  5. 5 Gravesend 6°C 43°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Hereford 12°C 54°F
  2. 2 Hertford 11°C 52°F
  3. 3 Penrhyn-Coch 10°C 50°F
  4. 4 Cherry Willingham 9°C 48°F
  5. 5 Lazonby 8°C 46°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

BBC Weather in association with the Met Office

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