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Feeling cold with further wintry showers.

Wintry showers mainly in the north and west, but settling snow mainly confined to hills. Still feeling cold, especially in the north and west with significant wind chill. Drier further south and east, with sunny spells developing.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Heavy Rain
Ullapool - Heavy Rain
Scrabster - Heavy Rain
Aberystwyth - Light Rain
Newcastle upon Tyne - Clear Sky
Norwich - Clear Sky
Braemar - Light Snow
Northampton - Clear Sky
Oban - Light Rain
Plymouth - Partly Cloudy
Southampton - Partly Cloudy
3°C 37°F Belfast
Cardiff 5°C 41°F
3°C 37°F Edinburgh
5°C 41°F London
Manchester 3°C 37°F
6°C 43°F St Helier
Lerwick 5°C 41°F

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UK Forecast Last updated 12:08, Friday 30 Jan

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UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Dalmally -3°C 27°F
  2. 2 Silverstone Circuit 0°C 32°F
  3. 3 Oxford 1°C 34°F
  4. 4 Croydon 1°C 34°F
  5. 5 Northampton 1°C 34°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Isles of Scilly Airport 8°C 46°F
  2. 2 Tiree 5°C 41°F
  3. 3 York 4°C 39°F
  4. 4 Doncaster 4°C 39°F
  5. 5 Burton Upon Trent 4°C 39°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

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