UK Overnight

Heavy rain spreading into western parts overnight. Drier in east.

Friday's showers across northern parts will ease. However further rain, turning heavy and persistent in places, will spread northeastwards into Wales and western England during the early hours, reaching northern England around dawn. Mostly dry elsewhere, but with isolated showers.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Light Rain Shower
Ullapool - Partly Cloudy
Scrabster - Light Cloud
Aberystwyth - Heavy Rain Shower
Newcastle upon Tyne - Light Rain Shower
Norwich - Heavy Rain
Braemar - Clear Sky
Northampton - Light Rain Shower
Oban - Clear Sky
Plymouth - Light Cloud
Southampton - Light Cloud
14°C 57°F Belfast
Cardiff 16°C 61°F
14°C 57°F Edinburgh
16°C 61°F London
Manchester 16°C 61°F
18°C 64°F St Helier
Lerwick 12°C 54°F

UK Forecast Video

UK Forecast Last updated 23:27, Friday 1 Aug

Features & Analysis

A change to the jet stream

Jay Wynne explains why the changing position of the jet stream will bring unsettled conditions to the UK this weekend.

Tropical storm targets Caribbean

Darren Bett reports on the track of Tropical Storm Bertha.

UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Benson 10°C 50°F
  2. 2 Penrith 12°C 54°F
  3. 3 Abersoch 13°C 55°F
  4. 4 Bishop Auckland 13°C 55°F
  5. 5 Coventry 13°C 55°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Norwich 24°C 75°F
  2. 2 Maidenhead 22°C 72°F
  3. 3 Reading 22°C 72°F
  4. 4 Melton Mowbray 20°C 68°F
  5. 5 Coventry 20°C 68°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

BBC Weather in association with the Met Office

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