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UK weather forecast

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

Dumfries Light snow 1 °C
Camborne Light rain 8 °C
Swindon Sunny day 5 °C
Brighton Sunny day 8 °C
Birmingham Cloudy 5 °C
Pitlochry Cloudy -1 °C
Aberdeen Sunny intervals 0 °C
Kendal Sleet shower 1 °C
Edinburgh Cloudy 2 °C
Lincoln Cloudy 3 °C
Belfast Sleet shower 2 °C
  • UK 5 days
  • UK 6-30 days

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

Cold and bright with wintry showers.

Today:

An icy start in the north after heavy overnight snow in places. Severe gales across eastern England, but winds easing through the day. Bright spells across the UK with wintry showers, most frequent and heavy in the north and west.

Tonight:

Wintry showers will continue overnight, most frequent and heavy across northern and western parts. Otherwise it will be dry and cold, with frost and ice in places.

Friday:

An icy start in places, with sunny spells and 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 and cold with the odd shower. Overnight and into Sunday turning wet and windy, with snow in parts of the north. Milder and unsettled on Monday.

Updated: 01:33 on Thu 18 Jan 2018 GMT

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Monday 22 Jan 2018 to Wednesday 31 Jan 2018:

Mainly dry and bright on Monday, although cloudier for southwestern parts later on Monday leading to a risk of rain and strong winds in the southwest by Tuesday. The latter half of the working week will see some rather unsettled weather with a rain band moving eastward on Wednesday followed by showers. Showers are likely to turn wintry in the north of the UK. There will be milder temperatures in the south on Wednesday, otherwise this period sees temperatures around average with limited overnight frosts. There remains quite a lot of uncertainty as we head into late January but the UK is likely to see a mixture of short-lived spells of rain and showers, with snow possible for some, followed by periods of colder, drier weather. Temperatures fluctuating around average.

UK Outlook for Thursday 1 Feb 2018 to Thursday 15 Feb 2018:

There is low confidence in the UK's weather through the first half of February. However, it is likely to be characterised by a mixture of short-lived spells of unsettled weather interspersed by showery periods 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 snow in the north, especially over high ground. During the settled spells, it is likely to be cold with overnight frost and fog. Temperatures during this period will fluctuate around the average for the time of year.

Updated: 01:33 on Thu 18 Jan 2018 GMT

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