UK Today

Becoming wet and very windy in northwest. Mostly dry elsewhere.

Winds strengthening across Scotland and Northern Ireland through today, with severe gales developing in the far northwest. Dry for most places, with some sunny spells, especially across northern and central areas. However the odd shower also developing in the south.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Sunny Intervals
Ullapool - Sunny
Scrabster - Sunny Intervals
Aberystwyth - Sunny
Newcastle upon Tyne - Sunny
Norwich - Light Cloud
Braemar - Sunny Intervals
Northampton - Thick Cloud
Oban - Sunny
Plymouth - Sunny Intervals
Southampton - Sunny Intervals
9°C 48°F Belfast
Cardiff 14°C 57°F
9°C 48°F Edinburgh
17°C 63°F London
Manchester 9°C 48°F
17°C 63°F St Helier
Lerwick 12°C 54°F

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UK Forecast Last updated 08:17, Thursday 2 Oct

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UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Stornoway 9°C 48°F
  2. 2 Aberaeron 12°C 54°F
  3. 3 Letchworth Garden City 13°C 55°F
  4. 4 Huntingdon 13°C 55°F
  5. 5 Hemel Hempstead 13°C 55°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Heathrow 21°C 70°F
  2. 2 Basingstoke 20°C 68°F
  3. 3 Shoeburyness 20°C 68°F
  4. 4 Aylesbury 19°C 66°F
  5. 5 Hove 19°C 66°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

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