UK Today

Largely fine, dry and staying very warm.

Any early mist and fog will burn back to the northeast coastline, leaving a fine, dry and warm day across much of the country. However locally heavy afternoon showers are likely in the southeast, perhaps with thunder.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Sunny Intervals
Ullapool - Light Cloud
Scrabster - Sunny
Aberystwyth - Sunny Intervals
Newcastle upon Tyne - Sunny
Norwich - Light Cloud
Braemar - Sunny
Northampton - Sunny Intervals
Oban - Sunny
Plymouth - Sunny Intervals
Southampton - Light Cloud
25°C 77°F Belfast
Cardiff 26°C 79°F
19°C 66°F Edinburgh
23°C 73°F London
Manchester 27°C 81°F
24°C 75°F St Helier
Lerwick 15°C 59°F

UK Forecast Video

UK Forecast Last updated 12:39, Friday 25 Jul

Features & Analysis

Friday lunchtime's thunderstorms

A line of thunderstorms which developed across the southeast was captured by the BBC's rooftop camera in central London.

Where's hot in Europe?

Temperatures are already high in Scandinavia and are set to rise even further this weekend.

Typhoon Matmo slams into China

Thousands evacuated the heavily populated Fujian province before the storm, with winds gusting to 137 kilometres an hour, roared ashore

UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Alnwick 12°C 54°F
  2. 2 Shawbury 13°C 55°F
  3. 3 Leeming 13°C 55°F
  4. 4 Aberaeron 15°C 59°F
  5. 5 Bottesford 16°C 61°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Boscombe Down 28°C 82°F
  2. 2 Northampton 27°C 81°F
  3. 3 Wembley 26°C 79°F
  4. 4 Braemar 26°C 79°F
  5. 5 Barnet 25°C 77°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