UK Today

Plenty of sunny spells and only isolated showers. Less windy.

Cool and windy in the far north with showers at times, wintry over hills during the morning. Mostly dry, bright, and feeling warmer elsewhere with light winds and only a few sharp showers possible across Southern parts of the UK.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Sunny
Ullapool - Heavy Rain
Scrabster - Light Rain
Aberystwyth - Heavy Rain Shower
Newcastle upon Tyne - Sunny
Norwich - Sunny
Braemar - Light Rain Shower
Northampton - Light Cloud
Oban - Light Rain
Plymouth - Sunny
Southampton - Sunny Intervals
7°C 45°F Belfast
Cardiff 11°C 52°F
7°C 45°F Edinburgh
12°C 54°F London
Manchester 8°C 46°F
11°C 52°F St Helier
Lerwick 6°C 43°F

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UK Forecast Last updated 08:10, Thursday 7 May

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UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Braemar -2°C 28°F
  2. 2 Kirkconnel 1°C 34°F
  3. 3 Charlestown 1°C 34°F
  4. 4 Boulmer 2°C 36°F
  5. 5 Motherwell 2°C 36°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Heathrow 17°C 63°F
  2. 2 Reading 16°C 61°F
  3. 3 Felixstowe 14°C 57°F
  4. 4 Eastbourne 13°C 55°F
  5. 5 Leeds 13°C 55°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

BBC Weather in association with the Met Office

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