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Cold and windy with further sleet or snow showers.

Wintry showers for many, hail and thunder possible. Some sunny spells in between, though staying largely cloudy towards the southeast. More persistent bands of sleet or snow over Scotland. Cold and windy with gales in the west, locally severe.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Sunny Intervals
Ullapool - Light Rain
Scrabster - Light Cloud
Aberystwyth - Light Cloud
Newcastle upon Tyne - Sunny Intervals
Norwich - Thick Cloud
Braemar - Heavy Snow
Northampton - Light Rain Shower
Oban - Heavy Rain
Plymouth - Light Rain
Southampton - Light Cloud
4°C 39°F Belfast
Cardiff 3°C 37°F
3°C 37°F Edinburgh
3°C 37°F London
Manchester 3°C 37°F
5°C 41°F St Helier
Lerwick 4°C 39°F

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UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Finnart -3°C 27°F
  2. 2 Montrose 1°C 34°F
  3. 3 Leeds 1°C 34°F
  4. 4 Coventry 1°C 34°F
  5. 5 Wimbledon 1°C 34°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Isles of Scilly Airport 8°C 46°F
  2. 2 Abersoch 6°C 43°F
  3. 3 Brize Norton 6°C 43°F
  4. 4 Aberystwyth 6°C 43°F
  5. 5 Aylesbury 4°C 39°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

BBC Weather in association with the Met Office

All times are GMT (Europe/London, GMT+0000) unless otherwise stated