UK Today

Sunshine and showers, mainly north. Snowfall over hills. Windy.

Frosty start for northern and western areas, rain clearing the southeast. Mixture of sunshine and showers, mainly affecting the north and west, turning heavy, wintry and thundery at times, giving snowfall over hills. Windy, with gales over hills and coasts.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Heavy Rain Shower
Ullapool - Heavy Rain
Scrabster - Light Rain Shower
Aberystwyth - Sunny Intervals
Newcastle upon Tyne - Sunny Intervals
Norwich - Sunny Intervals
Braemar - Heavy Snow Shower
Northampton - Sunny
Oban - Heavy Rain Shower
Plymouth - Heavy Rain Shower
Southampton - Sunny Intervals
5°C 41°F Belfast
Cardiff 6°C 43°F
4°C 39°F Edinburgh
8°C 46°F London
Manchester 6°C 43°F
7°C 45°F St Helier
Lerwick 3°C 37°F

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UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Braemar -1°C 30°F
  2. 2 Carrbridge 0°C 32°F
  3. 3 Uckfield 1°C 34°F
  4. 4 Sedbergh 1°C 34°F
  5. 5 Maidenhead 2°C 36°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Margate 10°C 50°F
  2. 2 High Wycombe 8°C 46°F
  3. 3 Tunbridge Wells 8°C 46°F
  4. 4 Sheffield 7°C 45°F
  5. 5 Sudbury 7°C 45°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

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