UK Today

Rain spreading east through the day.

Showery across the far northwest but largely dry elsewhere through the morning with sunny spells, particularly in the south. Through the afternoon, rain and stronger winds will push eastwards, affecting many central and western areas by evening.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Heavy Rain
Ullapool - Heavy Rain Shower
Scrabster - Thick Cloud
Aberystwyth - Light Cloud
Newcastle upon Tyne - Light Cloud
Norwich - Light Cloud
Braemar - Light Cloud
Northampton - Light Cloud
Oban - Heavy Rain
Plymouth - Sunny
Southampton - Sunny
10°C 50°F Belfast
Cardiff 15°C 59°F
12°C 54°F Edinburgh
15°C 59°F London
Manchester 13°C 55°F
15°C 59°F St Helier
Lerwick 9°C 48°F

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UK Forecast Last updated 08:18, Wednesday 27 May

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UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Aviemore 4°C 39°F
  2. 2 Clwydyfagwyr 7°C 45°F
  3. 3 Dumfries 7°C 45°F
  4. 4 Ballycastle 7°C 45°F
  5. 5 Llay 8°C 46°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Heathrow 20°C 68°F
  2. 2 Dorking 18°C 64°F
  3. 3 Leicester 17°C 63°F
  4. 4 Letchworth Garden City 17°C 63°F
  5. 5 Willington 16°C 61°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

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