UK Overnight

Largely fine and locally very hot. Isolated severe thunderstorms.

Thunderstorms will continue to move across northern areas into Scotland, clearing most parts by dawn. Largely dry and clear elsewhere before thundery showers push north across some southern areas later. Warm and muggy.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Light Cloud
Ullapool - Partly Cloudy
Scrabster - Heavy Rain Shower
Aberystwyth - Light Cloud
Newcastle upon Tyne - Clear Sky
Norwich - Clear Sky
Braemar - Heavy Rain
Northampton - Clear Sky
Oban - Partly Cloudy
Plymouth - Thick Cloud
Southampton - Light Cloud
17°C 63°F Belfast
Cardiff 16°C 61°F
16°C 61°F Edinburgh
19°C 66°F London
Manchester 19°C 66°F
17°C 63°F St Helier
Lerwick 13°C 55°F

UK Forecast Video

UK Forecast Last updated 23:45, Wednesday 1 Jul

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UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Wick 12°C 54°F
  2. 2 Dumfries 15°C 59°F
  3. 3 Merthyr Tydfil 15°C 59°F
  4. 4 Blackburn 16°C 61°F
  5. 5 Bristol 16°C 61°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Kessingland Beach 27°C 81°F
  2. 2 Manston 26°C 79°F
  3. 3 Charing 24°C 75°F
  4. 4 Bedford 23°C 73°F
  5. 5 Histon 23°C 73°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

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All times are BST (Europe/London, GMT+0100) unless otherwise stated