UK Today

Rain clearing from the southeast. Blustery showers in the northwest.

Cloudy with bands of locally heavy rain across much of England and Wales, clearing erratically from the southeast by evening. Clearer conditions following on, but plenty of showers in the far northwest, where also very windy.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Light Cloud
Ullapool - Light Rain Shower
Scrabster - Light Cloud
Aberystwyth - Light Cloud
Newcastle upon Tyne - Light Cloud
Norwich - Light Cloud
Braemar - Light Cloud
Northampton - Light Rain Shower
Oban - Heavy Rain Shower
Plymouth - Light Rain Shower
Southampton - Light Rain
9°C 48°F Belfast
Cardiff 14°C 57°F
11°C 52°F Edinburgh
17°C 63°F London
Manchester 13°C 55°F
16°C 61°F St Helier
Lerwick 10°C 50°F

UK Forecast Video

UK Forecast Last updated 12:25, Friday 24 Oct

Features & Analysis

Mistral wind

As the remnants of Hurricane Gonzalo move across Europe and high pressure builds to the northwest it leaves a classic set-up for a Mistral wind to develop. Helen Willetts explains.

Gonzalo's remnants batter Europe

Helen Willetts has more on ex-Hurricane Gonzalo as it reached Europe

UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Benson 5°C 41°F
  2. 2 Kinloss 6°C 43°F
  3. 3 Merthyr Tydfil 7°C 45°F
  4. 4 Basildon 9°C 48°F
  5. 5 Selsey 9°C 48°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Jersey Airport 17°C 63°F
  2. 2 Eastbourne 16°C 61°F
  3. 3 Bracknell 16°C 61°F
  4. 4 Croydon 16°C 61°F
  5. 5 Boulmer 14°C 57°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

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