Enter a UK place or postcode for local forecast
The UK lightning strike page is updated every 15 minutes. The pages shows where
lightning strikes have been recorded in the UK and their frequency. To see a merged and zoomable view of rainfall, snow and lightning strikes, switch to the rain radar page.
Changing the opacity settings takes effect when you step back or forward. Refreshing the page will reset to the default 100%.
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