UK Today

Severe gales in the south with squally showers. Calmer elsewhere.

Severe gales in southern areas with gusts of 60-70mph, possibly 80mph over exposed coasts, but these easing later in the day. Rather cloudy with frequent squally showers in the south. Drier, less windy with sunny spells further north.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Light Cloud
Ullapool - Light Cloud
Scrabster - Light Cloud
Aberystwyth - Light Rain Shower
Newcastle upon Tyne - Light Cloud
Norwich - Light Rain Shower
Braemar - Sunny
Northampton - Light Rain Shower
Oban - Light Cloud
Plymouth - Light Cloud
Southampton - Heavy Rain Shower
5°C 41°F Belfast
Cardiff 8°C 46°F
5°C 41°F Edinburgh
7°C 45°F London
Manchester 6°C 43°F
8°C 46°F St Helier
Lerwick 3°C 37°F

Features & Analysis

Weather for the week ahead

Storm Imogen brings a turbulent start to the new week. Will things improve? Louise Lear has the latest long range forecast.

Storm Imogen

An Amber wind warning is in place ahead of Storm Imogen which will hit parts of the UK on Monday. Philip Avery looks at the potential impacts.

Wind gusts weather symbol

An explanation of the wind gusts symbol in our forecasts.

UK Forecast Video

UK Forecast Last updated 08:08, Monday 8 Feb

UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Carrbridge -1°C 30°F
  2. 2 Charlestown 0°C 32°F
  3. 3 Boscombe Down 2°C 36°F
  4. 4 Colnbrook 3°C 37°F
  5. 5 Bradford 3°C 37°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Manston 10°C 50°F
  2. 2 Camborne 9°C 48°F
  3. 3 Eastbourne 9°C 48°F
  4. 4 Crewe 8°C 46°F
  5. 5 Sedbergh 6°C 43°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

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