UK Today

Mainly fine and very warm. Some rain in far northwest.

Low cloud across eastern parts gradually burning back to the coasts where it may persist. Fairly cloudy across Northern Ireland and far western Scotland, with locally heavy showery rain. Otherwise some sunny spells for many, and warm or very warm.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Light Cloud
Ullapool - Light Cloud
Scrabster - Sunny
Aberystwyth - Sunny
Newcastle upon Tyne - Sunny
Norwich - Light Cloud
Braemar - Sunny
Northampton - Sunny
Oban - Sunny Intervals
Plymouth - Sunny
Southampton - Sunny
21°C 70°F Belfast
Cardiff 23°C 73°F
20°C 68°F Edinburgh
25°C 77°F London
Manchester 23°C 73°F
24°C 75°F St Helier
Lerwick 19°C 66°F

UK Forecast Video

UK Forecast Last updated 12:22, Tuesday 22 Jul

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UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Kirkwall 11°C 52°F
  2. 2 Nottingham 15°C 59°F
  3. 3 Aberystwyth 15°C 59°F
  4. 4 Motherwell 15°C 59°F
  5. 5 Bury St Edmunds 15°C 59°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Portsmouth 28°C 82°F
  2. 2 Oxford 26°C 79°F
  3. 3 Yiewsley 25°C 77°F
  4. 4 Leeming 25°C 77°F
  5. 5 Melton Mowbray 24°C 75°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

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