UK Overnight

Cold with snow showers, heaviest in northwest. Frost overnight. Windy.

It will be a windy night with frequent snow showers, locally thundery, across northern and northwestern parts. Scattered wintry showers elsewhere, these mainly in west. Drier and clearer conditions in the southeast, this will allow a frost to develop.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Heavy Snow
Ullapool - Light Cloud
Scrabster - Light Cloud
Aberystwyth - Light Cloud
Newcastle upon Tyne - Light Snow
Norwich - Clear Sky
Braemar - Partly Cloudy
Northampton - Sleet Shower
Oban - Sleet Shower
Plymouth - Heavy Rain Shower
Southampton - Partly Cloudy
1°C 34°F Belfast
Cardiff 3°C 37°F
1°C 34°F Edinburgh
3°C 37°F London
Manchester 3°C 37°F
6°C 43°F St Helier
Lerwick 2°C 36°F

UK Forecast Video

UK Forecast Last updated 00:13, Thursday 29 Jan

Features & Analysis

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UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Finnart -3°C 27°F
  2. 2 Ballycastle 0°C 32°F
  3. 3 Burton Upon Stather 0°C 32°F
  4. 4 Welshpool 1°C 34°F
  5. 5 Canterbury 1°C 34°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Isles of Scilly Airport 9°C 48°F
  2. 2 Portreath 6°C 43°F
  3. 3 Par 6°C 43°F
  4. 4 Reading University Whiteknights 5°C 41°F
  5. 5 Salisbury 5°C 41°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

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