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Rain in the west, slowly moving northeastwards. Otherwise mostly dry.

Outbreaks of rain in the west, heavy at times, will move slowly and erratically northeastwards. Drier and brighter in the east, with warm sunny spells, although one or two showers developing. However staying cold and murky in the far northeast.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Sunny Intervals
Ullapool - Light Cloud
Scrabster - Sunny Intervals
Aberystwyth - Heavy Rain
Newcastle upon Tyne - Sunny Intervals
Norwich - Sunny Intervals
Braemar - Light Cloud
Northampton - Light Cloud
Oban - Light Cloud
Plymouth - Light Cloud
Southampton - Light Rain Shower
12°C 54°F Belfast
Cardiff 11°C 52°F
13°C 55°F Edinburgh
17°C 63°F London
Manchester 15°C 59°F
11°C 52°F St Helier
Lerwick 9°C 48°F

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UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Newtown 4°C 39°F
  2. 2 Chester 6°C 43°F
  3. 3 Worcester 7°C 45°F
  4. 4 Skipton 7°C 45°F
  5. 5 Hoddesdon 8°C 46°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Kinloss 18°C 64°F
  2. 2 Peterborough 17°C 63°F
  3. 3 Pershore 15°C 59°F
  4. 4 Easington 15°C 59°F
  5. 5 Blackburn 15°C 59°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

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