UK Today

Many places dry and warm with plenty of sunshine.

Low cloud and patchy fog across eastern parts of England will soon lift and break, leaving most places warm and dry with long sunny spells. However, the far north of Scotland will turn cloudier with a little rain.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Sunny
Ullapool - Light Cloud
Scrabster - Thick Cloud
Aberystwyth - Sunny
Newcastle upon Tyne - Sunny
Norwich - Sunny
Braemar - Sunny
Northampton - Sunny
Oban - Sunny Intervals
Plymouth - Sunny
Southampton - Sunny
14°C 57°F Belfast
Cardiff 17°C 63°F
16°C 61°F Edinburgh
18°C 64°F London
Manchester 17°C 63°F
16°C 61°F St Helier
Lerwick 9°C 48°F

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UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Benson 2°C 36°F
  2. 2 Coventry 4°C 39°F
  3. 3 Melton Mowbray 4°C 39°F
  4. 4 Dorking 5°C 41°F
  5. 5 Runcorn 6°C 43°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Pershore 19°C 66°F
  2. 2 Penrhyn-Coch 18°C 64°F
  3. 3 Tavistock 17°C 63°F
  4. 4 Bar Hill 16°C 61°F
  5. 5 Livingston 15°C 59°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

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