UK Today

A mostly cloudy and cool day with some sunnier spells.

Today will be fairly cloudy and cool for most with often only limited spells of sunshine. Southeast England, Northern Ireland and Scotland may see some showery rain though elsewhere it should stay mainly dry. Feeling breezy around the coasts.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Light Rain
Ullapool - Light Cloud
Scrabster - Thick Cloud
Aberystwyth - Sunny Intervals
Newcastle upon Tyne - Light Cloud
Norwich - Light Rain
Braemar - Light Cloud
Northampton - Thick Cloud
Oban - Light Cloud
Plymouth - Light Cloud
Southampton - Light Cloud
15°C 59°F Belfast
Cardiff 18°C 64°F
16°C 61°F Edinburgh
16°C 61°F London
Manchester 16°C 61°F
16°C 61°F St Helier
Lerwick 11°C 52°F

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UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Aviemore 5°C 41°F
  2. 2 Haslingden 8°C 46°F
  3. 3 Llysdinam 8°C 46°F
  4. 4 Leebotten 9°C 48°F
  5. 5 Boscombe Down 9°C 48°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Boscombe Down 18°C 64°F
  2. 2 Shawbury 16°C 61°F
  3. 3 Holmer Green 15°C 59°F
  4. 4 Southend-on-Sea 15°C 59°F
  5. 5 Blackburn 15°C 59°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

BBC Weather in association with the Met Office

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