UK Today

Largely fine and very warm. Isolated thunderstorms in the south.

Many eastern and central parts starting dull, but low cloud soon burning back to northeastern coasts. Isolated thundery showers moving westwards across the south in the afternoon. Otherwise mostly dry, fine and very warm, although cooler along cloudier northeastern coasts.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Sunny
Ullapool - Sunny
Scrabster - Sunny Intervals
Aberystwyth - Sunny
Newcastle upon Tyne - Thick Cloud
Norwich - Sunny
Braemar - Sunny
Northampton - Sunny
Oban - Sunny
Plymouth - Sunny
Southampton - Sunny
20°C 68°F Belfast
Cardiff 23°C 73°F
16°C 61°F Edinburgh
24°C 75°F London
Manchester 23°C 73°F
21°C 70°F St Helier
Lerwick 14°C 57°F

UK Forecast Video

UK Forecast Last updated 07:55, Wednesday 23 Jul

Features & Analysis

Tropical Storm Matmo targets China

Matt Taylor has the latest on the tropical storm that has already battered Taiwan.

Queen's Baton Relay forecast

After travelling around the Commonwealth the baton is arriving at its final destination. Alex Deakin has the forecast.

Carol Kirkwood carries Queen's Baton

The BBC Weather presenter talks about her experience carrying the Baton on the final day of the relay before the Commonwealth Games.

UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Sanquhar 12°C 54°F
  2. 2 Gainsborough 15°C 59°F
  3. 3 Haslingden 15°C 59°F
  4. 4 Doncaster 15°C 59°F
  5. 5 Stoke-on-Trent 16°C 61°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Benson 29°C 84°F
  2. 2 Chester 27°C 81°F
  3. 3 St Albans 27°C 81°F
  4. 4 Kendal 26°C 79°F
  5. 5 Chesterfield 25°C 77°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

BBC Weather in association with the Met Office

All times are BST (Europe/London, GMT+0100) unless otherwise stated