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Heavy rain clearing north. Dry, sunny and warm elsewhere.

Heavy thundery rain will slowly clear away from the north. Dry and sunny elsewhere, perhaps a few thundery showers in the far southeast first thing, and Northern Ireland later. Very warm in the south and east, fresher in the west.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Light Cloud
Ullapool - Light Cloud
Scrabster - Thick Cloud
Aberystwyth - Light Cloud
Newcastle upon Tyne - Sunny
Norwich - Sunny
Braemar - Thick Cloud
Northampton - Sunny Intervals
Oban - Light Cloud
Plymouth - Sunny
Southampton - Sunny
21°C 70°F Belfast
Cardiff 21°C 70°F
20°C 68°F Edinburgh
26°C 79°F London
Manchester 22°C 72°F
21°C 70°F St Helier
Lerwick 11°C 52°F

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UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Llysdinam 9°C 48°F
  2. 2 Boulmer 10°C 50°F
  3. 3 Penrith 11°C 52°F
  4. 4 Aberfeldy 12°C 54°F
  5. 5 Tynemouth 13°C 55°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Great Yarmouth 28°C 82°F
  2. 2 Northampton 25°C 77°F
  3. 3 Crawley 24°C 75°F
  4. 4 Banbury 24°C 75°F
  5. 5 Silverstone Circuit 24°C 75°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

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