This website uses cookies. Read about how we use cookies.

Close window

UK weather forecast

UK forecast map

Tiree Light shower night 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Partly cloudy night 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Sleet shower 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Heavy shower night 53.479 -2.247
Brighton Partly cloudy night 50.822 -0.136
Dover Heavy shower night 51.126 1.318
Exeter Partly cloudy night 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Heavy shower night 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Partly cloudy night 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Light rain 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Partly cloudy night 51.556 -1.778
York Partly cloudy night 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Partly cloudy night 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Partly cloudy night 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Sleet shower night 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Partly cloudy night 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Sleet shower night 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Heavy shower night 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Heavy shower night 52.512 -3.312
Fort William Overcast 56.82 -5.104
Belfast Light shower night 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Cloudy 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Partly cloudy night 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Partly cloudy night 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Light rain 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Partly cloudy night 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Heavy snow shower night 60.154 -1.143
London Light shower night 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Partly cloudy night 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry Partly cloudy night 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Partly cloudy night 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Partly cloudy night 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Cloudy 58.439 -3.092
Met Office

Latest forecasts

Brighton Partly cloudy night 7 °C
Dover Heavy shower night 6 °C
Belfast Light shower night 3 °C
Londonderry (Derry) Heavy shower night 2 °C
Ullapool Sleet shower night 2 °C
Cardiff Partly cloudy night 6 °C
Newtown (Powys) Heavy shower night 3 °C
Pitlochry Partly cloudy night 0 °C
Birmingham Partly cloudy night 4 °C
Camborne Partly cloudy night 7 °C
Manchester Heavy shower night 3 °C
  • UK 5 days
  • UK 6-30 days

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

Wintry showers continuing overnight. A frosty morning.

This Evening and Tonight:

A cold night with showers continuing to move across the UK from the west, these most frequent and wintry in the northwest. It will be driest in the southeast, where there could be some good clear spells. Some icy stretches.

Friday:

An icy start in places, with sunny spells and blustery, wintry showers through the day. The showers will be heaviest across western parts, with further snowfall in the northwest.

Outlook for Saturday to Monday:

Saturday, mainly dry, bright but some rain in the southwest. Overnight and into Sunday turning wet and windy, with snow in parts of the northeast. Milder and unsettled on Monday.

Updated: 15:13 on Thu 18 Jan 2018 GMT

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Tuesday 23 Jan 2018 to Thursday 1 Feb 2018:

Outbreaks of heavy rain will arrive from the west on Tuesday and spread to all areas for a time on Wednesday, with any snow likely restricted to the Scottish mountains. The best of the drier and brighter weather is likely in the southeast. It will stay changeable towards the end of the working week with brighter, but showery periods interspersed with bands of cloud and rain. Again, northwestern parts are likely to see the heaviest rain with snow possible over high ground, and it will be driest in the south and east. Also, it will be windy at times particularly in the northwest. By the beginning of February it is likely to remain changeable and occasionally mild with an increased chance of more settled, colder weather, especially in the south.

UK Outlook for Friday 2 Feb 2018 to Friday 16 Feb 2018:

Through the first half of February the UK's weather is likely to be characterised by a mixture of short-lived spells of unsettled weather interspersed by showery conditions and longer periods of more settled and drier weather. The unsettled spells will bring cloud and rain to parts of the UK and the showery periods may give some snow in the north, especially over high ground. During the settled spells, it is likely to be cold with overnight frost and fog. Temperatures are expected to fluctuate around the average for the time of year.

Updated: 15:13 on Thu 18 Jan 2018 GMT

National weather video

View more video content

Follow us on

Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Instagram, Snapchat, or LinkedIn Facebook Follow @metoffice on Twitter YouTube Instagram Snapchat LinkedIn