UK Today

Mostly dry with some sunny spells. Wintry outbreaks in places.

Cloudy and rather windy in the south with outbreaks of rain turning to sleet or snow over high ground. In northern Scotland and northeastern England; rain, sleet and snow will slowly move southwards. Dry with sunny spells elsewhere.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Partly Cloudy
Ullapool - Clear Sky
Scrabster - Clear Sky
Aberystwyth - Light Cloud
Newcastle upon Tyne - Heavy Rain
Norwich - Light Cloud
Braemar - Light Snow Shower
Northampton - Light Cloud
Oban - Light Cloud
Plymouth - Light Rain
Southampton - Light Rain
4°C 39°F Belfast
Cardiff 4°C 39°F
4°C 39°F Edinburgh
4°C 39°F London
Manchester 5°C 41°F
7°C 45°F St Helier
Lerwick 3°C 37°F

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UK Forecast Video

UK Forecast Last updated 17:04, Saturday 13 Feb

UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Braemar -8°C 18°F
  2. 2 Kirknewton -2°C 28°F
  3. 3 Aviemore -2°C 28°F
  4. 4 Motherwell -2°C 28°F
  5. 5 Kilmarnock -2°C 28°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Isles of Scilly Airport 9°C 48°F
  2. 2 Brize Norton 7°C 45°F
  3. 3 Guernsey Airport 7°C 45°F
  4. 4 Middlesbrough 5°C 41°F
  5. 5 Basingstoke 5°C 41°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

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