UK Today

Rain moving north. Elsewhere showers, drier in the south later.

Rain, occasionally heavy, in the west continues northwards into Scotland and parts of Northern Ireland. Turning windy, particularly along exposed Irish Sea coasts. Elsewhere, showers, some heavy, and brighter spells. Becoming drier and less breezy from the south later.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Light Cloud
Ullapool - Sunny Intervals
Scrabster - Light Cloud
Aberystwyth - Heavy Rain
Newcastle upon Tyne - Heavy Rain Shower
Norwich - Light Cloud
Braemar - Sunny Intervals
Northampton - Light Rain Shower
Oban - Sunny Intervals
Plymouth - Light Cloud
Southampton - Light Cloud
14°C 57°F Belfast
Cardiff 16°C 61°F
14°C 57°F Edinburgh
17°C 63°F London
Manchester 16°C 61°F
18°C 64°F St Helier
Lerwick 13°C 55°F

UK Forecast Video

UK Forecast Last updated 23:27, Friday 1 Aug

Features & Analysis

A change to the jet stream

Jay Wynne explains why the changing position of the jet stream will bring unsettled conditions to the UK this weekend.

Tropical storm targets Caribbean

Darren Bett reports on the track of Tropical Storm Bertha.

UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Aviemore 10°C 50°F
  2. 2 Bodmin 13°C 55°F
  3. 3 Gillingham 14°C 57°F
  4. 4 Tynemouth 14°C 57°F
  5. 5 Hoddesdon 14°C 57°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Norwich 24°C 75°F
  2. 2 Doncaster 20°C 68°F
  3. 3 Selsey 20°C 68°F
  4. 4 Isles of Scilly Airport 20°C 68°F
  5. 5 Birmingham 20°C 68°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