UK Today

Cloudy with showers in the northwest. Dry and bright elsewhere.

Northern Ireland, much of Scotland, and parts of northern England will be rather cloudy with occasional showers, and more persistent rain in the far northwest. Elsewhere, after a chilly start, fog will slowly clear, leaving plenty of sunny spells.

Map of the United Kingdom


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

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UK Forecast Last updated 07:53, Friday 9 Oct

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UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 South Newington 4°C 39°F
  2. 2 Carrbridge 6°C 43°F
  3. 3 Alnwick 7°C 45°F
  4. 4 Mickleover 8°C 46°F
  5. 5 Barnsley 8°C 46°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Heathrow 17°C 63°F
  2. 2 Lincoln 16°C 61°F
  3. 3 Aberaeron 16°C 61°F
  4. 4 Crawley 15°C 59°F
  5. 5 Brailsford 14°C 57°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

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