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Pulses of heavy rain in the south. Showers further north.

Sunshine and showers in the north; the latter mainly across Scotland and Northern Ireland. Cloudier further south with showery outbreaks of rain, but perhaps drier and warm across southeast England for a time, before pulses of heavy rain arrive later.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Light Cloud
Ullapool - Light Rain Shower
Scrabster - Sunny Intervals
Aberystwyth - Light Cloud
Newcastle upon Tyne - Sunny Intervals
Norwich - Light Rain
Braemar - Light Rain Shower
Northampton - Light Rain
Oban - Light Cloud
Plymouth - Light Cloud
Southampton - Light Cloud
16°C 61°F Belfast
Cardiff 15°C 59°F
17°C 63°F Edinburgh
19°C 66°F London
Manchester 17°C 63°F
22°C 72°F St Helier
Lerwick 14°C 57°F

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UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Aberfeldy 8°C 46°F
  2. 2 Trawscoed 11°C 52°F
  3. 3 Paisley 11°C 52°F
  4. 4 Church Lawford 12°C 54°F
  5. 5 Newtown 12°C 54°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Herstmonceux 25°C 77°F
  2. 2 Eastbourne 23°C 73°F
  3. 3 Ashford 22°C 72°F
  4. 4 The Isle of Wight 21°C 70°F
  5. 5 Horsham 21°C 70°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

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