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Wintry showers in the north. Plenty of sunshine elsewhere.

Rain in the south soon clearing this morning. Blustery showers in the north, often heavy and locally wintry. A few showers for other western areas too. Otherwise, plenty of sunshine but feeling colder for all with a brisk northwesterly wind.

Map of the United Kingdom

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Londonderry - Heavy Rain Shower
Ullapool - Light Rain Shower
Scrabster - Light Rain Shower
Aberystwyth - Sunny Intervals
Newcastle upon Tyne - Heavy Rain Shower
Norwich - Sunny
Braemar - Heavy Snow
Northampton - Sunny
Oban - Heavy Rain Shower
Plymouth - Sunny Intervals
Southampton - Sunny
6°C 43°F Belfast
Cardiff 8°C 46°F
4°C 39°F Edinburgh
10°C 50°F London
Manchester 7°C 45°F
10°C 50°F St Helier
Lerwick 5°C 41°F

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UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Carrbridge 0°C 32°F
  2. 2 Harlow 4°C 39°F
  3. 3 Coventry 4°C 39°F
  4. 4 Hemel Hempstead 4°C 39°F
  5. 5 Buxton 4°C 39°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Manston 13°C 55°F
  2. 2 Ditton 12°C 54°F
  3. 3 Dorking 11°C 52°F
  4. 4 Tavistock 9°C 48°F
  5. 5 Par 9°C 48°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

BBC Weather in association with the Met Office

All times are GMT (Europe/London, GMT+0000) unless otherwise stated