UK Overnight

Largely dry, cloudy and mild. Rain in the far northwest.

Rain across western Scotland edging south for a time, allowing clearer, colder conditions with a slight across the far north. Elsewhere will remain rather cloudy, generally dry, milder and frost free. Remaining windy in the northwest.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Light Cloud
Ullapool - Clear Sky
Scrabster - Clear Sky
Aberystwyth - Thick Cloud
Newcastle upon Tyne - Light Cloud
Norwich - Thick Cloud
Braemar - Light Cloud
Northampton - Thick Cloud
Oban - Thick Cloud
Plymouth - Light Cloud
Southampton - Thick Cloud
10°C 50°F Belfast
Cardiff 8°C 46°F
10°C 50°F Edinburgh
10°C 50°F London
Manchester 8°C 46°F
7°C 45°F St Helier
Lerwick 6°C 43°F

UK Forecast Video

UK Forecast Last updated 12:08, Thursday 5 Mar

Features & Analysis

A cloud spotters guide to the sky

Are you cirrus about cloud spotting? Peter Gibbs explains how we classify clouds.

Weather for the week ahead

There'll be a flavour of spring to the temperatures in the coming week, but will it stay dry? Sarah Keith-Lucas has the long-range forecast.

The Foehn effect

John Hammond explains Foehn winds.

UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Carrbridge 2°C 36°F
  2. 2 Cunningsburgh 4°C 39°F
  3. 3 Tunbridge Wells 5°C 41°F
  4. 4 Great Malvern 5°C 41°F
  5. 5 Gillingham 6°C 43°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Bideford 12°C 54°F
  2. 2 Ilfracombe 11°C 52°F
  3. 3 Shawbury 11°C 52°F
  4. 4 Tunbridge Wells 9°C 48°F
  5. 5 Sheffield 9°C 48°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

BBC Weather in association with the Met Office

All times are GMT (Europe/London, GMT+0000) unless otherwise stated