UK Today

Mostly dry with some sunshine, but rain in the northwest.

Overnight fog patches will clear to leave a dry day with hazy sunshine for most. There will be further rain in the northwest, whilst parts of the southeast may be rather cloudy at times with a few light showers possible.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Light Rain
Ullapool - Heavy Rain Shower
Scrabster - Light Cloud
Aberystwyth - Light Cloud
Newcastle upon Tyne - Sunny Intervals
Norwich - Heavy Rain
Braemar - Heavy Rain Shower
Northampton - Sunny Intervals
Oban - Light Rain
Plymouth - Light Cloud
Southampton - Sunny Intervals
13°C 55°F Belfast
Cardiff 11°C 52°F
12°C 54°F Edinburgh
14°C 57°F London
Manchester 11°C 52°F
13°C 55°F St Helier
Lerwick 11°C 52°F

UK Forecast Video

UK Forecast Last updated 09:41, Saturday 10 Oct

Features & Analysis

Weather for the week ahead

Nick Miller takes us through the weather details for the week ahead.

What's causing the current Aurora Borealis?

The Aurora Borealis - better known as the Northern Lights - has been treating a whole host of countries to a wonderful display. Peter explains what's behind this latest show.

What Atlantic cold 'blob' means for UK

John Hammond has everything you need to know about the surprisingly cold ‘blob’ in the North Atlantic ocean

UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Aviemore 6°C 43°F
  2. 2 Manston 9°C 48°F
  3. 3 Alnwick 9°C 48°F
  4. 4 Maidenhead 10°C 50°F
  5. 5 Shrewsbury 10°C 50°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Heathrow 18°C 64°F
  2. 2 Bottesford 15°C 59°F
  3. 3 Corby 14°C 57°F
  4. 4 Sedbergh 14°C 57°F
  5. 5 Holmer Green 14°C 57°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