Radar image showing observed rainfall rates provided as a map overlay
A set of single tile images in the form of map overlays to show recent rain rates in mm/hour over the UK.
Single tile map layer images are updated every 15 minutes with a 15 minute delay due to processing times.
The map layer is provided without a map, the boundary box for this image is 48.0 to 61.0 degrees north and 12.0 degrees west to 5.0 degrees east.
The image layers are currently made available in a Mercator projection, it is the same projection used by Bing maps, OpenStreetMap, Google maps, MapQuest, Yahoo maps, and others.
Terms and conditions of use of this product are defined within the DataPoint terms and conditions page.
Last updated: 7 December 2012