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Edinburgh

  • Sunny intervals 21 °C

    13 °C

  • Sunny intervals 18 °C

    14 °C

  • Cloudy 18 °C

    13 °C

  • Cloudy 18 °C

    12 °C

  • Cloudy 17 °C

    13 °C

  • Light rain 17 °C

    12 °C

  • Sunny intervals 15 °C

    11 °C

Wednesday (Wednesday 23 August 2017)
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Warnings
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SW 9 15 WSW 10 17 WSW 10 17 WSW 11 18 WSW 9 16 WSW 10 18 WSW 9 15 WSW 8 15 WSW 8 16
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
63% 60% 54% 57% 62% 67% 73% 76% 79%
UV index Expand
3 3 2 1 1 1 0 0 0
Sunrise: 05:59 Sunset: 20:31 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 2
Thursday (Thursday 24 August 2017)
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Warnings
Clear night Clear night Clear night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Clear night Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night
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WSW 8 17 WSW 8 17 WSW 7 16 WSW 7 16 WSW 7 15 WSW 7 15 WSW 7 14 WSW 7 14 WSW 7 14 WSW 9 17 WSW 10 19 WSW 10 20 WSW 11 21 WSW 11 21 WSW 12 22 WSW 11 22 WSW 12 22 WSW 11 22 WSW 11 22 WSW 10 19 SW 9 17 SW 9 16 SW 8 16 SW 8 16
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
81% 83% 85% 86% 86% 87% 88% 87% 84% 78% 74% 71% 68% 65% 63% 60% 61% 60% 63% 68% 75% 78% 81% 82%
UV index Expand
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 2 3 4 4 4 3 3 2 1 1 1 0 0 0
Sunrise: 06:01 Sunset: 20:29 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 2
Friday (Friday 25 August 2017)
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Warnings
Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% 10% 10% 10% 10%
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SW 8 16 SW 8 16 SW 7 14 SW 5 11 SW 7 14 SW 7 16 SW 6 14 SW 5 11 SSW 6 12
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
83% 83% 85% 85% 74% 66% 68% 75% 79%
UV index Expand
0 0 0 1 2 4 2 1 0
Sunrise: 06:03 Sunset: 20:26 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 2
Saturday (Saturday 26 August 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Light shower night Light rain Cloudy Cloudy Light shower day Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy
30% 40% 10% 10% 40% 20% 10% 10%
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SSW 6 11 SSW 6 12 SSW 6 12 SW 8 18 SW 10 22 WSW 9 21 WSW 9 17 WSW 7 15
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G VG G VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
86% 90% 91% 82% 72% 72% 75% 80%
UV index Expand
0 0 1 2 4 2 1 0
Sunrise: 06:05 Sunset: 20:24 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 2
Sunday (Sunday 27 August 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% <5%
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SW 6 13 SW 6 12 SW 6 12 WSW 8 17 WSW 10 22 WSW 12 25 WSW 10 19 SW 8 16
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG G G VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
86% 89% 91% 80% 71% 75% 76% 86%
UV index Expand
0 0 1 2 3 2 1 0
Sunrise: 06:07 Sunset: 20:21 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 2
Monday (Monday 28 August 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Cloudy Partly cloudy night Cloudy Light shower day Sunny intervals Light shower day Cloudy Cloudy
10% 10% 10% 30% 10% 40% 10% 10%
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12 ° 11 ° 11 ° 12 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 12 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SW 9 18 SW 10 19 SW 11 21 SW 12 23 SW 14 27 SW 13 24 SW 12 23 WSW 13 26
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG G G G G G G VG
Humidity Expand
89% 92% 92% 87% 83% 83% 83% 88%
UV index Expand
0 0 1 2 3 1 1 0
Sunrise: 06:08 Sunset: 20:18 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
Tuesday (Tuesday 29 August 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Sunny day Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny day Clear night
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% <5%
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11 ° 10 ° 10 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 10 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WSW 14 28 WSW 14 27 WSW 14 26 WSW 17 32 WSW 18 36 WSW 17 33 WSW 15 29 WSW 13 26
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG G G VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
89% 88% 87% 79% 73% 73% 76% 80%
UV index Expand
0 0 1 2 3 2 1 0
Sunrise: 06:10 Sunset: 20:16 Moon phase: First quarter
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Updated 14:00 on Wed 23 Aug 2017 BST

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Tiree Sunny intervals 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Cloudy 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Cloudy 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Heavy shower day 53.479 -2.247
Brighton Sunny intervals 50.822 -0.136
Dover Sunny intervals 51.126 1.318
Exeter Sunny intervals 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Cloudy 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Cloudy 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Sunny intervals 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Sunny intervals 51.556 -1.778
York Cloudy 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Cloudy 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Sunny intervals 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Sunny intervals 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Cloudy 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Sunny intervals 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Sunny intervals 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Cloudy 52.512 -3.312
Fort William Sunny day 56.82 -5.104
Belfast Sunny intervals 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Sunny intervals 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Cloudy 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Cloudy 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Sunny day 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Sunny intervals 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Overcast 60.154 -1.143
London Cloudy 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Sunny intervals 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry Sunny intervals 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Cloudy 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Sunny day 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Overcast 58.439 -3.092
  • Regional
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  • UK 6-30 days

Regional Forecast for Dumfries, Galloway, Lothian & Borders

Headline:

Drier and clearer, scattered showers Thursday and Friday.

This Evening and Tonight:

A fine evening for most parts with some warm sunny spells to end the day. Tonight largely dry with clear spells though a few showers over Galloway and some mist and fog patches in valleys by dawn. Winds stay light. Minimum temperature 11 °C.

Thursday:

Any mist clears then some pleasant sunny intervals and good deal of dry weather. However scattered showers develop by afternoon, a few showers briefly heavy, especially in west. Light winds. Maximum temperature 19 °C.

Outlook for Friday to Sunday:

Plenty dry brighter interludes with the odd sunny interval. However also showers scattered around, especially on Friday and Saturday when the odd heavy shower.

Updated: 14:43 on Wed 23 Aug 2017 BST

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

Rain clearing from the north-east. Drier and fresher elsewhere.

Today:

Heavy rain in Scotland as well as northern and eastern England will gradually clear eastwards. Further south, cloud will move to the east during the afternoon. In the west, brighter, fresher weather will follow, with showers, mainly in Northern Ireland.

Tonight:

The last of the rain will clear from northeast Scotland during the evening, leaving much of the UK dry overnight. A few showers will affect western parts.

Thursday:

England and Wales will be mostly dry and breezy with sunny spells. A few showers are likely in parts of Scotland, Northern Ireland and the far west of England.

Outlook for Friday to Sunday:

Friday will be dry and bright for most, though rain will affect the far north and west. Sunny spells are likely over the weekend, with showers, mainly in the northwest.

Updated: 03:01 on Wed 23 Aug 2017 BST

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Monday 28 Aug 2017 to Wednesday 6 Sep 2017:

On Monday, a band of thick cloud some outbreaks of rain and strong winds are likely to spread eastwards across the country. The rain will be heaviest in the NW and it may remain dry and warm in the southeast, although there is a small risk of one or two thundery showers continuing. Into next week, we are likely to see unsettled conditions, with spells of wet and windy weather, particularly in the northwest. It will be drier in general across the southeast, although there is a risk of some thundery showers here at times. There may be a longer spell of more settled weather in early September. Temperatures will probably be near normal, though perhaps warm at times in the south.

UK Outlook for Thursday 7 Sep 2017 to Thursday 21 Sep 2017:

During this period, we are most likely to see changeable weather conditions featuring across the United Kingdom. However, there will be some dry and fine weather at times too. On balance spells of rain and strong winds are likely to dominate in the north and west, with drier and brighter weather more common in the south and east. Temperatures will probably remain close to normal for the time of year in most parts, though they may become warm or very warm at times in the south which may generate some thunderstorms.

Updated: 03:01 on Wed 23 Aug 2017 BST

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Edinburgh

Location
55.953, -3.187
Altitude
60.0 m above mean sea level

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