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Rather unsettled through the weekend and turning cooler for all.

Rain across northern UK will push south and become patchier, reaching central areas by evening. Turning colder to the north with wintry showers in the far northwest. Southern areas will be warmer with sunny spells and scattered heavy showers.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Sunny Intervals
Ullapool - Heavy Rain
Scrabster - Heavy Rain Shower
Aberystwyth - Light Cloud
Newcastle upon Tyne - Light Rain
Norwich - Light Rain
Braemar - Sunny Intervals
Northampton - Sunny Intervals
Oban - Sunny
Plymouth - Light Cloud
Southampton - Sunny Intervals
7°C 45°F Belfast
Cardiff 13°C 55°F
7°C 45°F Edinburgh
14°C 57°F London
Manchester 12°C 54°F
12°C 54°F St Helier
Lerwick 6°C 43°F

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UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Braemar 0°C 32°F
  2. 2 Kirknewton 1°C 34°F
  3. 3 Bishop Auckland 2°C 36°F
  4. 4 Penrhyn-Coch 3°C 37°F
  5. 5 Mickleover 4°C 39°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Houghton Hall 18°C 64°F
  2. 2 Wittering 17°C 63°F
  3. 3 Lincoln 16°C 61°F
  4. 4 Welshpool 15°C 59°F
  5. 5 Holmer Green 15°C 59°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

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