UK Today

Sunny spells and showers, locally heavy. Drier towards the southeast.

Sunny spells and showers or rain for many, turning heavy and perhaps thundery at times, especially over Scotland. Largely dry in the southeast with warm sunny spells, but isolated showers possible towards the end of the day.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Light Cloud
Ullapool - Light Cloud
Scrabster - Light Cloud
Aberystwyth - Sunny Intervals
Newcastle upon Tyne - Light Cloud
Norwich - Sunny Intervals
Braemar - Sunny Intervals
Northampton - Light Rain Shower
Oban - Sunny Intervals
Plymouth - Light Cloud
Southampton - Sunny Intervals
19°C 66°F Belfast
Cardiff 19°C 66°F
19°C 66°F Edinburgh
24°C 75°F London
Manchester 20°C 68°F
20°C 68°F St Helier
Lerwick 14°C 57°F

UK Forecast Video

UK Forecast Last updated 08:09, Thursday 31 Jul

Features & Analysis

A change to the jet stream

Jay Wynne explains why the changing position of the jet stream will bring unsettled conditions to the UK this weekend.

Monsoon brings landslide in India

At least 10 dead after landslide in India brought on by monsoon rains

Devastating floods in eastern Europe

Three people have died and several hundred have been forced to evacuate as surging floodwaters submerged villages in Eastern Europe on Tuesday. BBC Weather's Darren Bett has the details.

UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Kirkwall 10°C 50°F
  2. 2 Lerwick 11°C 52°F
  3. 3 Durness 11°C 52°F
  4. 4 Barnsley 14°C 57°F
  5. 5 Scarborough 14°C 57°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Colchester 25°C 77°F
  2. 2 Bury St Edmunds 24°C 75°F
  3. 3 Harlow 23°C 73°F
  4. 4 Banbury 22°C 72°F
  5. 5 Newbury 22°C 72°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

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