UK Today

Breezy with sunshine and showers today. Rain and gales overnight.

A breezy day across the UK. Fairly cloudy, although there will be some sunny intervals too. Showers feeding into the west, with some reaching eastern parts as well. Wind increases later, with some rain by evening in western Scotland.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Light Cloud
Ullapool - Light Cloud
Scrabster - Light Cloud
Aberystwyth - Light Rain Shower
Newcastle upon Tyne - Light Rain Shower
Norwich - Light Cloud
Braemar - Light Cloud
Northampton - Light Rain Shower
Oban - Heavy Rain
Plymouth - Light Rain Shower
Southampton - Sunny Intervals
13°C 55°F Belfast
Cardiff 15°C 59°F
13°C 55°F Edinburgh
17°C 63°F London
Manchester 13°C 55°F
16°C 61°F St Helier
Lerwick 11°C 52°F

UK Forecast Video

UK Forecast Last updated 07:59, Monday 20 Oct

Features & Analysis

A stormy spell of weather

Remnants of ex-hurricane Gonzalo will make their way across the UK over the next 24 hours bringing some wet and windy conditions. Matt Taylor explains.

Autumn storms

Philip Avery looks at how autumn storms can be particularly destructive for the UK.

How do hurricanes form?

Tomasz Schafernaker takes a look at the formation of Cape Verde-type hurricanes and where their energy comes from.

UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Aviemore 4°C 39°F
  2. 2 Livingston 7°C 45°F
  3. 3 Trawscoed 8°C 46°F
  4. 4 Carlisle 8°C 46°F
  5. 5 Hetton 8°C 46°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Rye 17°C 63°F
  2. 2 Wattisham 16°C 61°F
  3. 3 Cambridge 15°C 59°F
  4. 4 Rugby 14°C 57°F
  5. 5 Scunthorpe 14°C 57°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

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