UK Today

Fine and often sunny. Isolated showers. Cold tonight.

A fine, dry and often sunny day for most. However isolated showers are likely, especially across central and eastern areas. These could turn heavy with a risk of thunder during the afternoon. Best of the drier weather in the southwest.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Heavy Rain Shower
Ullapool - Light Rain
Scrabster - Light Rain Shower
Aberystwyth - Light Cloud
Newcastle upon Tyne - Light Rain
Norwich - Sunny
Braemar - Fog
Northampton - Sunny Intervals
Oban - Sunny Intervals
Plymouth - Sunny Intervals
Southampton - Sunny
10°C 50°F Belfast
Cardiff 8°C 46°F
9°C 48°F Edinburgh
11°C 52°F London
Manchester 10°C 50°F
13°C 55°F St Helier
Lerwick 10°C 50°F

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UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Braemar 3°C 37°F
  2. 2 Benson 4°C 39°F
  3. 3 Penrith 6°C 43°F
  4. 4 Livingston 6°C 43°F
  5. 5 Keswick 7°C 45°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Benson 19°C 66°F
  2. 2 Margate 18°C 64°F
  3. 3 Skegness 16°C 61°F
  4. 4 Doncaster 16°C 61°F
  5. 5 Tavistock 16°C 61°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

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