UK Overnight

Largely fine and locally very hot. Isolated severe thunderstorms.

Thunderstorms will continue to move across northern areas into Scotland, clearing most parts by dawn. Largely dry and clear elsewhere before thundery showers push north across some southern areas later. Warm and muggy.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Light Cloud
Ullapool - Partly Cloudy
Scrabster - Light Cloud
Aberystwyth - Light Cloud
Newcastle upon Tyne - Partly Cloudy
Norwich - Clear Sky
Braemar - Light Rain Shower
Northampton - Clear Sky
Oban - Partly Cloudy
Plymouth - Light Cloud
Southampton - Partly Cloudy
17°C 63°F Belfast
Cardiff 16°C 61°F
16°C 61°F Edinburgh
21°C 70°F London
Manchester 20°C 68°F
16°C 61°F St Helier
Lerwick 13°C 55°F

UK Forecast Video

UK Forecast Last updated 23:45, Wednesday 1 Jul

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UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Kirkwall 12°C 54°F
  2. 2 Ballycastle 13°C 55°F
  3. 3 Clwydyfagwyr 14°C 57°F
  4. 4 Brize Norton 15°C 59°F
  5. 5 Barby 16°C 61°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Great Yarmouth 27°C 81°F
  2. 2 Shoeburyness 26°C 79°F
  3. 3 Maidstone 25°C 77°F
  4. 4 Wattisham 25°C 77°F
  5. 5 Charlestown 23°C 73°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

BBC Weather in association with the Met Office

All times are BST (Europe/London, GMT+0100) unless otherwise stated