UK Today

Breezy with sunshine and showers today. Rain and gales overnight.

A breezy day across the UK. Fairly cloudy, although there will be some sunny intervals too. Showers feeding into the west, with some reaching eastern parts as well. Wind increases later, with some rain by evening in western Scotland.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Light Rain
Ullapool - Sunny Intervals
Scrabster - Sunny Intervals
Aberystwyth - Heavy Rain Shower
Newcastle upon Tyne - Light Cloud
Norwich - Sunny
Braemar - Thick Cloud
Northampton - Sunny
Oban - Light Rain Shower
Plymouth - Sunny Intervals
Southampton - Sunny
11°C 52°F Belfast
Cardiff 14°C 57°F
11°C 52°F Edinburgh
14°C 57°F London
Manchester 12°C 54°F
15°C 59°F St Helier
Lerwick 10°C 50°F

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UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Aviemore 4°C 39°F
  2. 2 Livingston 7°C 45°F
  3. 3 Kilmarnock 8°C 46°F
  4. 4 Penrith 8°C 46°F
  5. 5 Glasgow 8°C 46°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Jersey Airport 17°C 63°F
  2. 2 Salisbury 16°C 61°F
  3. 3 Brize Norton 15°C 59°F
  4. 4 Southwold 15°C 59°F
  5. 5 Newton Stewart 13°C 55°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

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