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Sunshine and scattered showers, most frequent in the northeast.

Early rain should clear the far southeast during the morning, with sunny spells ands showers following for all parts. Showers will be most frequent in the cloudier north and east, where they could be heavy at times.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Light Rain Shower
Ullapool - Heavy Rain
Scrabster - Light Cloud
Aberystwyth - Light Cloud
Newcastle upon Tyne - Sunny
Norwich - Sunny Intervals
Braemar - Fog
Northampton - Sunny Intervals
Oban - Sunny Intervals
Plymouth - Sunny Intervals
Southampton - Light Cloud
11°C 52°F Belfast
Cardiff 12°C 54°F
9°C 48°F Edinburgh
14°C 57°F London
Manchester 11°C 52°F
15°C 59°F St Helier
Lerwick 11°C 52°F

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UK Forecast Last updated 00:29, Friday 22 Aug

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UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Aviemore 5°C 41°F
  2. 2 Stonehouse 9°C 48°F
  3. 3 Abingdon 9°C 48°F
  4. 4 Blackburn 9°C 48°F
  5. 5 Dorking 9°C 48°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Heathrow 21°C 70°F
  2. 2 The Isle of Wight 19°C 66°F
  3. 3 Wittering 18°C 64°F
  4. 4 Taunton 17°C 63°F
  5. 5 Sudbury 17°C 63°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

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