UK Today

Largely dry, with just the odd shower in places.

Cold start, with frost or ice. The south of the UK will be cloudy with rain to begin. Fairly sunny conditions elsewhere, which will spread to the south by the afternoon. Wintry showers in Northern Scotland most of the day.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Sunny Intervals
Ullapool - Thick Cloud
Scrabster - Light Cloud
Aberystwyth - Sunny
Newcastle upon Tyne - Sunny
Norwich - Sunny Intervals
Braemar - Light Cloud
Northampton - Sunny Intervals
Oban - Light Cloud
Plymouth - Light Cloud
Southampton - Light Cloud
6°C 43°F Belfast
Cardiff 8°C 46°F
6°C 43°F Edinburgh
9°C 48°F London
Manchester 7°C 45°F
8°C 46°F St Helier
Lerwick 6°C 43°F

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UK Forecast Video

UK Forecast Last updated 13:02, Wednesday 10 Feb

UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Benson -3°C 27°F
  2. 2 Carrbridge 0°C 32°F
  3. 3 Omagh 0°C 32°F
  4. 4 Oxford 0°C 32°F
  5. 5 Bottesford 1°C 34°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Heathrow 9°C 48°F
  2. 2 Abingdon 8°C 46°F
  3. 3 Aberystwyth 8°C 46°F
  4. 4 Rhyl 8°C 46°F
  5. 5 Durness 5°C 41°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

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