UK Today

Sunshine and showers, brightest in the southeast.

There will be a good deal of dry and bright weather across the country today, particularly in southeastern parts. Showers in the north and west could be heavy at times, these may progress eastwards through the day.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Sunny Intervals
Ullapool - Sunny Intervals
Scrabster - Light Cloud
Aberystwyth - Sunny Intervals
Newcastle upon Tyne - Sunny Intervals
Norwich - Sunny Intervals
Braemar - Light Cloud
Northampton - Light Cloud
Oban - Light Rain
Plymouth - Sunny
Southampton - Sunny
16°C 61°F Belfast
Cardiff 19°C 66°F
17°C 63°F Edinburgh
20°C 68°F London
Manchester 19°C 66°F
18°C 64°F St Helier
Lerwick 14°C 57°F

UK Forecast Video

UK Forecast Last updated 12:18, Friday 28 Aug

Features & Analysis

Hurricane Katrina - 10 years on

It's 10 years since Hurricane Katrina hit the USA. Here's how the NASA satellite imagery looked at the time.

Weather for the week ahead

As we step into the meteorological start of autumn, what will the forecast bring? Sarah Keith-Lucas has the details.

Tropical storm Erika

Tropical Storm Erika has brought heavy rain and flooding to the eastern Caribbean and there's more to come.

UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Hereford 10°C 50°F
  2. 2 Stansted 13°C 55°F
  3. 3 Felixstowe 13°C 55°F
  4. 4 Bath 13°C 55°F
  5. 5 Carmarthen 14°C 57°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Heathrow 22°C 72°F
  2. 2 Berinsfield 20°C 68°F
  3. 3 Bishop Auckland 18°C 64°F
  4. 4 Blackburn 18°C 64°F
  5. 5 Carmarthen 18°C 64°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

BBC Weather in association with the Met Office

All times are BST (Europe/London, GMT+0100) unless otherwise stated