UK Overnight

Wintry showers in the north. Dry with clear spells elsewhere.

Blustery showers continuing in the north and locally in the west, snow and ice a risk in Scotland, especially high ground. Largely dry elsewhere with lengthy clear spells, though the strength of the wind will prevent a widespread frost.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Heavy Rain
Ullapool - Light Rain
Scrabster - Heavy Rain Shower
Aberystwyth - Light Cloud
Newcastle upon Tyne - Partly Cloudy
Norwich - Clear Sky
Braemar - Sleet Shower
Northampton - Clear Sky
Oban - Heavy Rain Shower
Plymouth - Clear Sky
Southampton - Clear Sky
6°C 43°F Belfast
Cardiff 7°C 45°F
5°C 41°F Edinburgh
7°C 45°F London
Manchester 7°C 45°F
9°C 48°F St Helier
Lerwick 4°C 39°F

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UK Forecast Last updated 17:37, Friday 19 Dec

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UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Braemar 0°C 32°F
  2. 2 Durness 3°C 37°F
  3. 3 Boulmer 4°C 39°F
  4. 4 Newton Rigg 4°C 39°F
  5. 5 St Albans 4°C 39°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 The Lizard 10°C 50°F
  2. 2 Rhyl 9°C 48°F
  3. 3 Berinsfield 8°C 46°F
  4. 4 Chelmsford 8°C 46°F
  5. 5 Paisley 7°C 45°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

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