UK Today

Breezy with sunshine and showers today. Rain and gales overnight.

A breezy day across the UK. Fairly cloudy, although there will be some sunny intervals too. Showers feeding into the west, with some reaching eastern parts as well. Wind increases later, with some rain by evening in western Scotland.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Light Cloud
Ullapool - Sunny Intervals
Scrabster - Light Rain Shower
Aberystwyth - Light Cloud
Newcastle upon Tyne - Light Rain
Norwich - Sunny Intervals
Braemar - Light Cloud
Northampton - Light Rain Shower
Oban - Light Rain Shower
Plymouth - Light Cloud
Southampton - Light Cloud
12°C 54°F Belfast
Cardiff 15°C 59°F
12°C 54°F Edinburgh
16°C 61°F London
Manchester 13°C 55°F
15°C 59°F St Helier
Lerwick 10°C 50°F

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UK Forecast Last updated 07:59, Monday 20 Oct

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UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Aviemore 4°C 39°F
  2. 2 Durness 7°C 45°F
  3. 3 Glasgow 8°C 46°F
  4. 4 Sedbergh 8°C 46°F
  5. 5 Paisley 8°C 46°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Heathrow 17°C 63°F
  2. 2 Stonehouse 15°C 59°F
  3. 3 Porthmadog 14°C 57°F
  4. 4 Tiree 14°C 57°F
  5. 5 Aberporth 14°C 57°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

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