UK Today

Sunshine and showers, mainly north. Snowfall over hills. Windy.

Frosty start for northern and western areas, rain clearing the southeast. Mixture of sunshine and showers, mainly affecting the north and west, turning heavy, wintry and thundery at times, giving snowfall over hills. Windy, with gales over hills and coasts.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Light Rain Shower
Ullapool - Heavy Rain Shower
Scrabster - Sunny
Aberystwyth - Light Rain Shower
Newcastle upon Tyne - Sunny
Norwich - Light Cloud
Braemar - Light Snow
Northampton - Sunny Intervals
Oban - Sleet
Plymouth - Light Rain Shower
Southampton - Sunny Intervals
5°C 41°F Belfast
Cardiff 7°C 45°F
3°C 37°F Edinburgh
9°C 48°F London
Manchester 6°C 43°F
8°C 46°F St Helier
Lerwick 3°C 37°F

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UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Finnart -1°C 30°F
  2. 2 Uckfield 1°C 34°F
  3. 3 Barnet 1°C 34°F
  4. 4 Boscombe Down 1°C 34°F
  5. 5 Wimbledon 2°C 36°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Shoeburyness 9°C 48°F
  2. 2 Reading University Whiteknights 8°C 46°F
  3. 3 Rossett 6°C 43°F
  4. 4 Colwyn Bay 5°C 41°F
  5. 5 Chesterfield 5°C 41°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

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