UK Temperatures

Could Turning Down Your Central Heating Make You Slim?

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Turning the central heating down not only saves money but could keep you slim, say scientists. Evidence suggests that feeling the cold may be a hea...

SO Over This Heatwave!

Chanel de Yong | Posted 04.10.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Chanel de Yong

Are you lying in bed completely naked in the starfish position with you're windows wide open and you're still hot? Have you got your first 'sula' (sweaty upper lip ALERT)? And, is your bag filled with four different water bottles? This British heat wave has definitely caused a dangerous behaviour pattern evident amongst all of us Brits and this bloody heat is the cause of it!

Temperature Hits Seven-Year High

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.07.2013 | UK

Britain has sweltered as temperatures soared to a seven-year high, but the heatwave is set to give way to heavy downpours, forecasters have warned. ...

When It Comes to Heat Waves, Grandma Knows Best

Ben Dalton | Posted 18.09.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Ben Dalton

Temperatures are getting silly. It's a race to eat your Diary Milk before it splats onto your knuckles, and you're in the habit of lining your flip-flops up by the side of your bed before you go to sleep. We are The Young, Wild And Free, so I'm told, and this is the kind of weather we thrive in.

Britain To Continue To Bask In Soaring Temperatures

PA | Posted 18.07.2013 | UK

Britain will continue to bask in sunshine and soaring temperatures today as the heatwave shows no sign of abating, forecasters said. The country ex...

Temperatures Could Rise By 5.3C, Warns IEA

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.06.2013 | UK

The world is on track to see temperature rises of up to 5.3C, the International Energy Agency warned as it set out swift action governments must take ...

Unsettled End To May Bank Holiday

PA | Posted 27.05.2013 | UK

The Bank Holiday weekend is set to conclude in typically unsettled fashion with up to an inch of rain expected in some areas but warm and dry weather ...

PICTURES: It's Hot Out There

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.05.2013 | UK

Britain is preparing to bask in what could be the hottest day of the year so far, prompting thousands to flock to the coastline. After the coldest Eas...

Bank Holiday Set To Be A Scorcher Across England And Wales

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.05.2013 | UK

Britain will enjoy a scorching Bank Holiday Monday as temperatures continue to increase across the country. England and Wales is set to be swathed in ...


PA | Posted 21.04.2013 | UK

Temperatures in the south of England could break the 20C (68F) mark this week, forecasters said. But as the South West, South East and East Anglia ...

Warmer Weather On The Way

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.04.2013 | UK

Spring will wing its way into our lives this week, with Britain set to say goodbye to the last of the wintry showers which on Tuesday left snow in the...

The Coldest March Day Since 1986

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.03.2013 | UK

Britain is on track to suffer the coldest March day for 27 years, forecasters have said. The unseasonably cold weather left travellers battling ice...

Dreaming Of A White... Easter

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.03.2013 | UK

Anyone planning a trip to the seaside over the Easter bank holiday might want to think again. Because far from being bathed in spring sunshine, Bri...

Chicago Fire That Left Warehouse Encrusted In Ice Rekindles Once More (PICTURES, VIDEO)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 26.03.2013 | UK

A timber warehouse which was left encrusted in ice after firefighters tackled a blaze in sub-zero temperatures is on fire once again. The fire in ...

PHOTOS: Burning Building In Chicago Freezes As Firemen Battle Blaze

Posted 25.01.2013 | UK

UPDATE: Chicago Fire That Left Warehouse Encrusted In Ice Rekindles Once More (PICTURES, VIDEO) A set of dramatic images shows how firemen in the U...

Fresh Snow Falls On Frozen Britain

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2013 | UK

Fresh snow has fallen across many parts of Britain, compounding disruption to schools, airports and traffic networks. Up to 9cm (3.5in) has already...

Warning As More Snow Forecast To Hit Parts Of The UK

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.01.2013 | UK

Fresh snow will hit parts of the UK overnight on Tuesday, bringing further risk of traffic disruption, forecasters warned. South and east Wales, so...

Why Cold Weather Can Help Us Lose Weight

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah O'Meara | Posted 21.01.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Last year, low-temperature weight loss came into vogue, when personal trainer Venice A Fulton published his controversial Six Weeks To OMG diet. No...

It Might Be Snowmageddon In Britain, But Sydney Is Sizzling In Record-Breaking 45.8C Heat (PICTURES)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 18.01.2013 | UK

While you're pulling on yet another jumper, spare a thought for Sydney - which has been sweltering its way through the hottest day on record - as temp...

Cold Tires, 15 Points, a Title and a Gearbox Change

Todd McCandless | Posted 18.01.2013 | UK Sport
Todd McCandless

It all comes down to 15 points.

Tire Master Maldonado

Todd McCandless | Posted 01.09.2012 | UK Sport
Todd McCandless

No question that the 2012 Formula One season is all about tire preservation. Like it or not, this has become an elusive combination of chassis set up and driver skill. Tactics and strategy play a huge role in the ability to put yourself in a position to win regardless if you are the fastest car on the grid or not.

Cold Snap On The Way Warn Weather Forecasters

PA | Posted 02.04.2012 | UK

Britons are being warned to get their jumpers and scarves back out after one of the warmest Marches on record melted into predictions of snow and sub-...

Get Out Your Sun Cream

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.05.2012 | UK

Britons continued to enjoy temperatures more than ten degrees above average today as unseasonably warm weather continued across the country. In Sco...

Britain To Bask In Heatwave

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.05.2012 | UK

Britain will today bask in temperatures up to 10C higher than the seasonal average, forecasters said. The heatwave is expected to hit the south har...

Has Spring Sprung? It's Been The Warmest Day Of The Year So Far

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.02.2012 | UK

It has been the warmest day of the year so far, with England basking in some early Spring sunshine. The recent cold snap merely a distant memory fo...