UK Today

Mostly dry and bright. Showers in the east. Feeling chilly.

Dry with sunny periods after a chilly and frosty start in places. More cloud across central and eastern parts with some showers. Feeling chilly in the brisk northeasterly wind, particularly across southeast England.

Map of the United Kingdom


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

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UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Newton Rigg 0°C 32°F
  2. 2 Yeovilton 2°C 36°F
  3. 3 Church Lawford 3°C 37°F
  4. 4 Boscombe Down 3°C 37°F
  5. 5 Newtown 4°C 39°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Heathrow 14°C 57°F
  2. 2 Par 12°C 54°F
  3. 3 Rossett 12°C 54°F
  4. 4 Bradford 11°C 52°F
  5. 5 Brecon 11°C 52°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

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