UK Today

Generally dry and settled. Cloudier with showers on Sunday.

Saturday will be dry with sunny spells for most. Windy in the south, especially southwest England and through the English Channel, where it will feel chilly. Feeling pleasantly warm in the sunshine and in shelter from the wind.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Sunny
Ullapool - Sunny
Scrabster - Sunny
Aberystwyth - Sunny
Newcastle upon Tyne - Light Cloud
Norwich - Sunny
Braemar - Sunny Intervals
Northampton - Sunny
Oban - Sunny
Plymouth - Sunny
Southampton - Sunny
12°C 54°F Belfast
Cardiff 14°C 57°F
10°C 50°F Edinburgh
15°C 59°F London
Manchester 13°C 55°F
13°C 55°F St Helier
Lerwick 10°C 50°F

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UK Forecast Last updated 12:09, Saturday 18 Apr

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UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Benson 1°C 34°F
  2. 2 Omagh 2°C 36°F
  3. 3 Rhyl 3°C 37°F
  4. 4 Derby 5°C 41°F
  5. 5 Mickleover 5°C 41°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Trawscoed 16°C 61°F
  2. 2 High Wycombe 15°C 59°F
  3. 3 Aberporth 14°C 57°F
  4. 4 Rhyl 14°C 57°F
  5. 5 Bury St Edmunds 13°C 55°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

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