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Rain in the south, cloud in the east, brighter elsewhere.

Rain, heavy at times, extending westwards and slowly north across southern areas, with a brisk, cold northeasterly wind. Dry, sunny and warm with lighter winds for northwest England, Scotland and Northern Ireland. However, cooler and cloudier for eastern coastal areas.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Sunny
Ullapool - Sunny
Scrabster - Sunny
Aberystwyth - Sunny Intervals
Newcastle upon Tyne - Light Cloud
Norwich - Light Cloud
Braemar - Sunny
Northampton - Thick Cloud
Oban - Sunny
Plymouth - Sunny Intervals
Southampton - Light Rain Shower
6°C 43°F Belfast
Cardiff 7°C 45°F
6°C 43°F Edinburgh
10°C 50°F London
Manchester 7°C 45°F
10°C 50°F St Helier
Lerwick 7°C 45°F

UK Forecast Video

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UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Aviemore 3°C 37°F
  2. 2 Durness 6°C 43°F
  3. 3 Stansted 7°C 45°F
  4. 4 Port Glasgow 7°C 45°F
  5. 5 Harlow 7°C 45°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Bedford 17°C 63°F
  2. 2 Thirsk 15°C 59°F
  3. 3 Letchworth Garden City 15°C 59°F
  4. 4 Stafford 14°C 57°F
  5. 5 Hetton 14°C 57°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

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