UK Today

Mostly dry and bright. Showers in the east. Feeling chilly.

Dry with sunny periods after a chilly and frosty start in places. More cloud across central and eastern parts with some showers. Feeling chilly in the brisk northeasterly wind, particularly across southeast England.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Sunny
Ullapool - Sunny
Scrabster - Sunny
Aberystwyth - Sunny
Newcastle upon Tyne - Sunny Intervals
Norwich - Light Cloud
Braemar - Light Cloud
Northampton - Sunny Intervals
Oban - Sunny
Plymouth - Sunny
Southampton - Sunny
8°C 46°F Belfast
Cardiff 9°C 48°F
8°C 46°F Edinburgh
11°C 52°F London
Manchester 9°C 48°F
11°C 52°F St Helier
Lerwick 10°C 50°F

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UK Forecast Last updated 07:23, Tuesday 13 Oct

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UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Newton Rigg 1°C 34°F
  2. 2 Hawick 3°C 37°F
  3. 3 Lhanbryde 4°C 39°F
  4. 4 Herstmonceux 5°C 41°F
  5. 5 Crewe 5°C 41°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Rhyl 14°C 57°F
  2. 2 Tynemouth 12°C 54°F
  3. 3 Canterbury 12°C 54°F
  4. 4 Felixstowe 12°C 54°F
  5. 5 Brailsford 11°C 52°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

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