UK Today

Mainly fine. Some rain in the north and west.

Eastern and southern England remaining fine, dry and warm with plenty of sunny spells. Generally cloudier further north and west with some fragmenting patchy rain moving slowly southeastwards through the day. Scattered showers moving into the far northwest later.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Light Cloud
Ullapool - Light Cloud
Scrabster - Light Cloud
Aberystwyth - Light Cloud
Newcastle upon Tyne - Light Cloud
Norwich - Sunny
Braemar - Light Cloud
Northampton - Sunny Intervals
Oban - Light Cloud
Plymouth - Light Cloud
Southampton - Sunny Intervals
19°C 66°F Belfast
Cardiff 22°C 72°F
19°C 66°F Edinburgh
26°C 79°F London
Manchester 18°C 64°F
22°C 72°F St Helier
Lerwick 15°C 59°F

UK Forecast Video

UK Forecast Last updated 12:33, Tuesday 29 Jul

Features & Analysis

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UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Aviemore 10°C 50°F
  2. 2 Welshpool 11°C 52°F
  3. 3 Brecon 12°C 54°F
  4. 4 Barnet 14°C 57°F
  5. 5 Rochdale 14°C 57°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Heathrow 27°C 81°F
  2. 2 Yiewsley 25°C 77°F
  3. 3 Hereford 24°C 75°F
  4. 4 Lincoln 24°C 75°F
  5. 5 Easington 23°C 73°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

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