UK Today

Dry for many but some showers. Cool again.

Another cool day. Many places staying dry with a good deal of sunshine. Whilst there will be some scattered showers, these should be lighter and less frequent than Tuesday. Cloud and rain will spread into northwest Scotland during the afternoon.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Light Rain Shower
Ullapool - Heavy Rain Shower
Scrabster - Light Cloud
Aberystwyth - Light Rain Shower
Newcastle upon Tyne - Sunny
Norwich - Sunny
Braemar - Sunny Intervals
Northampton - Sunny
Oban - Sunny
Plymouth - Sunny Intervals
Southampton - Sunny
12°C 54°F Belfast
Cardiff 12°C 54°F
10°C 50°F Edinburgh
13°C 55°F London
Manchester 11°C 52°F
15°C 59°F St Helier
Lerwick 10°C 50°F

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UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Benson 5°C 41°F
  2. 2 Pershore 6°C 43°F
  3. 3 Brecon 7°C 45°F
  4. 4 Hoddesdon 9°C 48°F
  5. 5 Crawley 9°C 48°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Shoreham-by-Sea 19°C 66°F
  2. 2 Harlow 17°C 63°F
  3. 3 Reigate 17°C 63°F
  4. 4 Nuneaton 16°C 61°F
  5. 5 Derby 16°C 61°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

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