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Rain in the southeast clearing. Sunny spells for many.

A rather cloudy start across southern and some eastern parts with outbreaks of rain, these mostly clearing through the morning. Otherwise sunny spells and a few well scattered showers, the showers mainly in the southeast by the afternoon.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Partly Cloudy
Ullapool - Light Rain Shower
Scrabster - Partly Cloudy
Aberystwyth - Light Cloud
Newcastle upon Tyne - Light Cloud
Norwich - Light Cloud
Braemar - Light Cloud
Northampton - Light Cloud
Oban - Partly Cloudy
Plymouth - Partly Cloudy
Southampton - Light Cloud
12°C 54°F Belfast
Cardiff 13°C 55°F
10°C 50°F Edinburgh
12°C 54°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 23:23, Tuesday 23 Sep

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UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Benson 5°C 41°F
  2. 2 Leeming 7°C 45°F
  3. 3 Alnwick 9°C 48°F
  4. 4 Corby 9°C 48°F
  5. 5 Aldershot 9°C 48°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Bognor Regis 19°C 66°F
  2. 2 Wembley 18°C 64°F
  3. 3 Maidstone 18°C 64°F
  4. 4 Leicester 17°C 63°F
  5. 5 Silverstone Circuit 16°C 61°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

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