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Thursday   (05 May 2016)
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Friday   (06 May 2016)
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Sunday   (08 May 2016)
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Issued at: 2300 on Wed 4 May 2016

Forecast summary

  • Regional
  • UK 5 days
  • UK 6-30 days

Regional forecast for Dumfries, Galloway, Lothian & Borders

Mainly dry on Thursday with sunny spells developing. Winds easing

This Evening and Tonight:

A bright evening across East Lothian and the eastern Borders but outbreaks of rain soon reach Galloway and spread east through the evening. The rain becomes lighter and patchier overnight with drier conditions reaching the north and west later. Breezy. Minimum Temperature 6 °C.

Thursday:

The Borders start rather cloudy with patchy light rain and drizzle, otherwise it's a bright day with good spells of sunshine developing. Feeling pleasant in the sunshine as winds ease. Maximum Temperature 15 °C.

Outlook for Friday to Sunday:

Friday rather cloudy with showers. Bright start Saturday but showery rain spreads north and east coast turns misty. Sunday dry and bright, very warm in west but east coast haar.

Updated at: 1613 on Wed 4 May 2016

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Sunny and warm in south, patchy rain in north.

This Evening and Tonight:

After a fine, warm and sunny evening across most of England and Wales, the night will continue dry with clear skies. Scotland, Northern Ireland and Cumbria will be rather cloudy with the risk of a little light rain.

Thursday:

Warm across England and Wales with sunny spells. Scotland and Northern Ireland will be cloudier with the risk of some showery rain in the far northwest.

Outlook for Friday to Sunday:

Mainly dry with sunny spells and becoming increasingly warm. Risk of thundery showers breaking over the weekend, with some rain in the northwest.

Updated at: 1357 on Wed 4 May 2016

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Monday 9 May 2016 to Wednesday 18 May 2016:

Most parts will very warm with some good sunny spells on Monday and Tuesday, although some heavy and thundery showers may affect the southwest, with a small risk of these showers developing elsewhere. Fog in the North Sea may also come onshore onto eastern coasts at times. Through the second half of next week northern parts are likely to become mainly dry, although thundery showers, or longer spells of rain may affect the south at times. Sea fog could continue to affect some eastern coasts Mainly dry and settled weather is then expected through to the middle of May with above average temperatures at first, although temperatures could return to near normal later, with perhaps more changeable weather spreading into the northwest.

Updated at: 1203 on Wed 4 May 2016

UK Outlook for Thursday 19 May 2016 to Thursday 2 Jun 2016:

There is some uncertainty through this period but the most likely scenario is for mainly dry weather with sunny spells to persist in the south and east. More changeable weather is expected in the north and west with showers or longer spells of rain, interspersed by some drier and brighter conditions. Temperatures are likely to be near normal, though perhaps becoming warm later towards the southeast.

Updated at: 1203 on Wed 4 May 2016

Weather map

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Weather forecast map for Edinburgh

Edinburgh Edinburgh – Cloudy 55.9533 -3.1868
Biggar Biggar – Overcast 55.6234 -3.5226
Dundee Dundee – Overcast 56.4621 -2.9692
Jedburgh Jedburgh – Partly cloudy night 55.4777 -2.5534
Glasgow Glasgow – Light rain 55.8643 -4.2505
Berwick-upon-Tweed Berwick-upon-Tweed – Partly cloudy night 55.7702 -2.0038
Strathyre Strathyre – Heavy rain 56.3257 -4.3234
Cumnock Cumnock – Cloudy 55.4535 -4.2645
Pitlochry Pitlochry – Cloudy 56.7045 -3.7283
Dumfries Dumfries – Overcast 55.0708 -3.6038
Carlisle Carlisle – Clear night 54.8924 -2.9315
Tarbert Tarbert – Cloudy 55.87 -5.42
Newcastle Upon Tyne Newcastle Upon Tyne – Clear night 54.9781 -1.6162
Aberdeen Aberdeen – Cloudy 57.1498 -2.0927
Fort William Fort William – Cloudy 56.8199 -5.104
Stranraer Stranraer – Heavy rain 54.9033 -5.0228
Aberlour Aberlour – Cloudy 57.4751 -3.2155
Kendal Kendal – Clear night 54.3279 -2.7449
Darlington Darlington – Partly cloudy night 54.5235 -1.5579
Craig Craig – Cloudy 57.4889 -5.2754

Location Details

Edinburgh

Location: 55.9533, -3.1868

Altitude: 60.0 m above mean sea level

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Last updated: 13 April 2016