UK Today

Mostly dry with some sunshine, but rain in the northwest.

Overnight fog patches will clear to leave a dry day with hazy sunshine for most. There will be further rain in the northwest, whilst parts of the southeast may be rather cloudy at times with a few light showers possible.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Light Cloud
Ullapool - Light Cloud
Scrabster - Light Cloud
Aberystwyth - Light Cloud
Newcastle upon Tyne - Sunny Intervals
Norwich - Sunny Intervals
Braemar - Light Cloud
Northampton - Light Cloud
Oban - Light Cloud
Plymouth - Light Cloud
Southampton - Sunny Intervals
14°C 57°F Belfast
Cardiff 15°C 59°F
13°C 55°F Edinburgh
16°C 61°F London
Manchester 14°C 57°F
15°C 59°F St Helier
Lerwick 12°C 54°F

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UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Houghton Hall 6°C 43°F
  2. 2 Mickleover 10°C 50°F
  3. 3 Lincoln 10°C 50°F
  4. 4 Charlestown 10°C 50°F
  5. 5 Durness 10°C 50°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Heathrow 18°C 64°F
  2. 2 Windsor 16°C 61°F
  3. 3 Porthmadog 14°C 57°F
  4. 4 Richhill 14°C 57°F
  5. 5 Hilton 14°C 57°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

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