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Rain in the west, slowly moving northeastwards. Otherwise mostly dry.

Outbreaks of rain in the west, heavy at times, will move slowly and erratically northeastwards. Drier and brighter in the east, with warm sunny spells, although one or two showers developing. However staying cold and murky in the far northeast.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Sunny Intervals
Ullapool - Sunny
Scrabster - Light Cloud
Aberystwyth - Light Rain
Newcastle upon Tyne - Light Cloud
Norwich - Sunny Intervals
Braemar - Light Cloud
Northampton - Light Cloud
Oban - Light Cloud
Plymouth - Light Rain
Southampton - Light Cloud
11°C 52°F Belfast
Cardiff 11°C 52°F
11°C 52°F Edinburgh
16°C 61°F London
Manchester 14°C 57°F
11°C 52°F St Helier
Lerwick 9°C 48°F

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UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Yeovilton 5°C 41°F
  2. 2 Ballycastle 7°C 45°F
  3. 3 Andover 7°C 45°F
  4. 4 Blackburn 8°C 46°F
  5. 5 Bishop Auckland 9°C 48°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Lossiemouth 18°C 64°F
  2. 2 Hemel Hempstead 16°C 61°F
  3. 3 Yiewsley 16°C 61°F
  4. 4 Canterbury 16°C 61°F
  5. 5 Mallaig 15°C 59°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

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