UK rainfall radar and weather data overlays

The rainfall radar, precipitation type (rain, sleet, snow), and lightning images are refreshed every 15 minutes. The other data every 30 minutes.

Rainfall and lightning strike images for the last 3 hours and rainfall image archive for the last 10 days

Show radar archive



Rainfall radar key

Lightning strikes (per minute)

Lightning strikeskey

Precipitaton type

Select from the Last 3 hours +- section and Display. See the key above for rainfall colours. Any detected sleet or snow is shown in the colours below.

Snow key Sleet key

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