UK Overnight

Largely fine and locally very hot. Isolated severe thunderstorms.

Thunderstorms will continue to move across northern areas into Scotland, clearing most parts by dawn. Largely dry and clear elsewhere before thundery showers push north across some southern areas later. Warm and muggy.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Partly Cloudy
Ullapool - Light Cloud
Scrabster - Light Cloud
Aberystwyth - Light Cloud
Newcastle upon Tyne - Partly Cloudy
Norwich - Light Cloud
Braemar - Light Cloud
Northampton - Clear Sky
Oban - Light Cloud
Plymouth - Partly Cloudy
Southampton - Partly Cloudy
18°C 64°F Belfast
Cardiff 17°C 63°F
18°C 64°F Edinburgh
23°C 73°F London
Manchester 22°C 72°F
17°C 63°F St Helier
Lerwick 14°C 57°F

UK Forecast Video

UK Forecast Last updated 21:02, Wednesday 1 Jul

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UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Tiree 12°C 54°F
  2. 2 Newquay 15°C 59°F
  3. 3 Porthmadog 15°C 59°F
  4. 4 Church Lawford 16°C 61°F
  5. 5 Armagh 16°C 61°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Great Yarmouth 27°C 81°F
  2. 2 Wrentham 26°C 79°F
  3. 3 Shoeburyness 25°C 77°F
  4. 4 Maidstone 24°C 75°F
  5. 5 Margate 24°C 75°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

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All times are BST (Europe/London, GMT+0100) unless otherwise stated