UK Today

Staying cloudy near the east coast. Warm sunshine developing elsewhere.

A dull start for all but the far south and west. Low cloud, mist and patchy drizzle will slowly break up, becoming confined to northeastern Britain. Brighter elsewhere, with warm sunny spells. Rain for parts of northeast Scotland at times.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Sunny
Ullapool - Light Cloud
Scrabster - Light Cloud
Aberystwyth - Sunny
Newcastle upon Tyne - Light Rain
Norwich - Thick Cloud
Braemar - Sunny
Northampton - Thick Cloud
Oban - Sunny
Plymouth - Light Cloud
Southampton - Sunny Intervals
14°C 57°F Belfast
Cardiff 16°C 61°F
12°C 54°F Edinburgh
17°C 63°F London
Manchester 15°C 59°F
19°C 66°F St Helier
Lerwick 14°C 57°F

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UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Omagh 9°C 48°F
  2. 2 Keswick 11°C 52°F
  3. 3 Aberporth 13°C 55°F
  4. 4 Charlestown 13°C 55°F
  5. 5 Anglesey 13°C 55°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Hove 24°C 75°F
  2. 2 Guildford 22°C 72°F
  3. 3 Eastbourne 22°C 72°F
  4. 4 Guernsey Airport 20°C 68°F
  5. 5 Derby 20°C 68°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

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