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Gradually brightening up from the west.

Bands of heavy rain will continue to affect some eastern and northeastern parts of the UK, otherwise most places will become drier and brighter from the west. It will feel fresher too, away from northeastern Britain.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Sunny
Ullapool - Light Rain
Scrabster - Thick Cloud
Aberystwyth - Thick Cloud
Newcastle upon Tyne - Light Rain
Norwich - Thick Cloud
Braemar - Thick Cloud
Northampton - Heavy Rain Shower
Oban - Light Cloud
Plymouth - Sunny
Southampton - Light Cloud
11°C 52°F Belfast
Cardiff 12°C 54°F
13°C 55°F Edinburgh
15°C 59°F London
Manchester 13°C 55°F
14°C 57°F St Helier
Lerwick 12°C 54°F

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  1. 1 Carrbridge 5°C 41°F
  2. 2 Pershore 6°C 43°F
  3. 3 Montrose 7°C 45°F
  4. 4 Huntingdon 8°C 46°F
  5. 5 Stoke-on-Trent 9°C 48°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Wrentham 17°C 63°F
  2. 2 Felixstowe 16°C 61°F
  3. 3 Isles of Scilly Airport 15°C 59°F
  4. 4 Stansted 14°C 57°F
  5. 5 Rugby 14°C 57°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

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