UK Today

Turning very windy with rain spreading east later.

A bright start for many, although wintry showers will continue across the far north with sunny spells too. Cloud, rain and strong winds will then spread eastwards through the afternoon, with gales developing around coasts, locally severe in the west.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Sunny Intervals
Ullapool - Heavy Rain Shower
Scrabster - Sleet Shower
Aberystwyth - Sunny Intervals
Newcastle upon Tyne - Sunny Intervals
Norwich - Sunny
Braemar - Light Snow Shower
Northampton - Sunny
Oban - Heavy Rain
Plymouth - Sunny
Southampton - Sunny
4°C 39°F Belfast
Cardiff 7°C 45°F
4°C 39°F Edinburgh
7°C 45°F London
Manchester 5°C 41°F
9°C 48°F St Helier
Lerwick 4°C 39°F

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UK Forecast Last updated 08:09, Monday 30 Mar

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UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Carrbridge 0°C 32°F
  2. 2 Aberfeldy 1°C 34°F
  3. 3 Dunfermline 3°C 37°F
  4. 4 Enniskillen 4°C 39°F
  5. 5 Bishop Auckland 4°C 39°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Exmouth 12°C 54°F
  2. 2 Bournemouth 10°C 50°F
  3. 3 Reading 10°C 50°F
  4. 4 Guildford 10°C 50°F
  5. 5 Glasgow 8°C 46°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

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