UK Today

Mainly fine. Some rain in the north and west.

Eastern and southern England remaining fine, dry and warm with plenty of sunny spells. Generally cloudier further north and west with some fragmenting patchy rain moving slowly southeastwards through the day. Scattered showers moving into the far northwest later.

Map of the United Kingdom


Londonderry - Light Cloud
Ullapool - Heavy Rain Shower
Scrabster - Light Cloud
Aberystwyth - Light Cloud
Newcastle upon Tyne - Light Cloud
Norwich - Sunny Intervals
Braemar - Light Cloud
Northampton - Sunny
Oban - Light Cloud
Plymouth - Sunny Intervals
Southampton - Sunny
18°C 64°F Belfast
Cardiff 23°C 73°F
20°C 68°F Edinburgh
26°C 79°F London
Manchester 18°C 64°F
22°C 72°F St Helier
Lerwick 15°C 59°F

UK Forecast Video

UK Forecast Last updated 12:33, Tuesday 29 Jul

Features & Analysis

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UK Cold Spots

  1. 1 Aviemore 10°C 50°F
  2. 2 Skipton 13°C 55°F
  3. 3 Carlisle 13°C 55°F
  4. 4 Elgin 13°C 55°F
  5. 5 Charlestown 13°C 55°F

UK Hot Spots

  1. 1 Heathrow 27°C 81°F
  2. 2 Basingstoke 25°C 77°F
  3. 3 High Wycombe 25°C 77°F
  4. 4 Bracknell 25°C 77°F
  5. 5 Coventry 23°C 73°F

Temperatures are for the next 24 hours

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