UK Today

Dry and sunny in the south. Unsettled for the north.

Cloudy picture for the Scotland, Northern Ireland and northern parts of England and Wales, with showery outbreaks of rain pushing in from the west. Elsewhere, dry and fine after a chilly start with light winds. Feeling pleasant in the sunshine.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Light Cloud
Ullapool - Light Cloud
Scrabster - Thick Cloud
Aberystwyth - Light Cloud
Newcastle upon Tyne - Light Cloud
Norwich - Sunny
Braemar - Light Cloud
Northampton - Sunny
Oban - Heavy Rain Shower
Plymouth - Sunny
Southampton - Sunny
13°C 55°F Belfast
Cardiff 12°C 54°F
14°C 57°F Edinburgh
15°C 59°F London
Manchester 11°C 52°F
15°C 59°F St Helier
Lerwick 10°C 50°F

UK Forecast Video

UK Forecast Last updated 07:37, Friday 31 Jul

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UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Benson 6°C 43°F
  2. 2 Winterbourne Gunner 9°C 48°F
  3. 3 Livingston 9°C 48°F
  4. 4 Berinsfield 9°C 48°F
  5. 5 Charing 10°C 50°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Heathrow 23°C 73°F
  2. 2 Kimbolton 21°C 70°F
  3. 3 Coventry 20°C 68°F
  4. 4 Birmingham 20°C 68°F
  5. 5 Scunthorpe 19°C 66°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

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