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Wet and windy in north. Drier, but increasingly cloudy elsewhere.

A dry, bright and chilly start for many southern and eastern areas, though it will turn cloudier through the day. Rain and strengthening winds will return to Northern Ireland, Scotland and northern England, turning heavy at times over western hills.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Light Cloud
Ullapool - Heavy Rain
Scrabster - Heavy Rain Shower
Aberystwyth - Light Cloud
Newcastle upon Tyne - Light Cloud
Norwich - Sunny Intervals
Braemar - Mist
Northampton - Sunny Intervals
Oban - Heavy Rain
Plymouth - Sunny Intervals
Southampton - Sunny Intervals
11°C 52°F Belfast
Cardiff 13°C 55°F
11°C 52°F Edinburgh
14°C 57°F London
Manchester 12°C 54°F
14°C 57°F St Helier
Lerwick 9°C 48°F

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UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Benson 7°C 45°F
  2. 2 Carlisle 10°C 50°F
  3. 3 Wembley 10°C 50°F
  4. 4 Selsey 11°C 52°F
  5. 5 Camborne 11°C 52°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Tenby 15°C 59°F
  2. 2 Canterbury 13°C 55°F
  3. 3 Andover 13°C 55°F
  4. 4 Nuneaton 12°C 54°F
  5. 5 Silverstone Circuit 11°C 52°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

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