UK Overnight

Cold with snow showers, heaviest in northwest. Frost overnight. Windy.

It will be a windy night with frequent snow showers, locally thundery, across northern and northwestern parts. Scattered wintry showers elsewhere, these mainly in west. Drier and clearer conditions in the southeast, this will allow a frost to develop.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Heavy Snow
Ullapool - Light Cloud
Scrabster - Heavy Snow
Aberystwyth - Light Rain Shower
Newcastle upon Tyne - Heavy Snow
Norwich - Partly Cloudy
Braemar - Light Snow Shower
Northampton - Sleet Shower
Oban - Heavy Snow
Plymouth - Light Cloud
Southampton - Partly Cloudy
1°C 34°F Belfast
Cardiff 4°C 39°F
0°C 32°F Edinburgh
3°C 37°F London
Manchester 2°C 36°F
6°C 43°F St Helier
Lerwick 2°C 36°F

UK Forecast Video

UK Forecast Last updated 20:59, Wednesday 28 Jan

Features & Analysis

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Snow: What you need to know

We ski on it, we play in it, but what do we know about snow? Alex Deakin tells us more.

UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Finnart -3°C 27°F
  2. 2 Sanquhar -1°C 30°F
  3. 3 Paisley 0°C 32°F
  4. 4 Stansted 1°C 34°F
  5. 5 Swindon 1°C 34°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Isles of Scilly Airport 9°C 48°F
  2. 2 Barnstaple 6°C 43°F
  3. 3 Ilfracombe 6°C 43°F
  4. 4 Rhyl 5°C 41°F
  5. 5 Aberaeron 5°C 41°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

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