Scotland records both hottest and coldest temperatures in UK

SCOTLAND has recorded the hottest and coldest temperatures felt across the UK today.

The Isle of Skye, where a UK-wide high of 26C was recorded. Picture: Bob Crawford

Skye notched up a UK-wide high of 26C this afternoon, but temperatures in Shetland fell just short of double digits at 9C, colder than anywhere else in Britain.

Scotland has enjoyed above-average temperatures this May, with many places experiencing highs of more than 20C.

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