UK Overnight

Cold overnight. Dry in the south, rain in the northwest.

Staying cold, dry and clear in the south and east, leading to a widespread frost developing. Turning cloudy, milder with occasional outbreaks of rain and strengthening winds in the northwest with local gales likely in exposure.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Thick Cloud
Ullapool - Light Rain Shower
Scrabster - Light Cloud
Aberystwyth - Clear Sky
Newcastle upon Tyne - Clear Sky
Norwich - Partly Cloudy
Braemar - Light Cloud
Northampton - Clear Sky
Oban - Light Rain Shower
Plymouth - Clear Sky
Southampton - Clear Sky
7°C 45°F Belfast
Cardiff 6°C 43°F
6°C 43°F Edinburgh
7°C 45°F London
Manchester 6°C 43°F
6°C 43°F St Helier
Lerwick 4°C 39°F

UK Forecast Video

UK Forecast Last updated 19:04, Wednesday 4 Mar

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UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Benson -3°C 27°F
  2. 2 Tavistock 0°C 32°F
  3. 3 Newbury 0°C 32°F
  4. 4 Maidenhead 1°C 34°F
  5. 5 Abingdon 1°C 34°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Yeovilton 11°C 52°F
  2. 2 Salcombe 10°C 50°F
  3. 3 Muchalls 9°C 48°F
  4. 4 Stadhampton 9°C 48°F
  5. 5 Douglas 8°C 46°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

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