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Glenrothes

  • Light shower day 20 °C

    12 °C

  • Sunny intervals 18 °C

    13 °C

  • Cloudy 17 °C

    12 °C

  • Light shower day 17 °C

    12 °C

  • Cloudy 17 °C

    13 °C

  • Light shower day 17 °C

    11 °C

  • Sunny intervals 15 °C

    10 °C

Wednesday (Wednesday 23 August 2017)
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0 0 0 0 1 1 1 2 2 3 3 3 3 3 2 2 1 1 0 0 0
Sunrise: 05:58 Sunset: 20:32 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 2
Thursday (Thursday 24 August 2017)
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Warnings
Partly cloudy night Clear night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Light shower day Light shower day Light shower day Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
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WSW 7 15 WSW 7 14 WSW 6 13 WSW 6 13 WSW 6 13 WSW 6 13 WSW 7 14 WSW 7 14 WSW 7 14 WSW 8 16 WSW 9 18 WSW 10 20 WSW 10 20 WSW 10 21 WSW 11 22 WSW 10 20 WSW 12 24 WSW 12 23 WSW 10 19 SW 10 19 SW 8 16 SW 9 18 SW 8 16 SW 9 17
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0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 3 3 4 4 4 3 3 2 1 1 1 0 0 0
Sunrise: 06:00 Sunset: 20:29 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 2
Friday (Friday 25 August 2017)
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Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
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SW 9 19 SW 10 20 SW 9 18 SW 8 16 SW 9 19 SW 9 19 SW 9 18 SW 7 14 SSW 6 11
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VG VG VG G VG G G G G
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87% 87% 91% 92% 81% 77% 76% 81% 88%
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0 0 0 1 2 4 2 1 0
Sunrise: 06:02 Sunset: 20:27 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 2
Saturday (Saturday 26 August 2017)
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Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light shower day Light shower day Sunny intervals Partly cloudy night
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SSW 5 9 SSW 5 9 S 5 10 SSW 6 14 SSW 8 17 SSW 8 18 SSW 8 15 SSW 7 13
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
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92% 95% 95% 86% 81% 77% 81% 90%
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Sunrise: 06:04 Sunset: 20:24 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 2
Sunday (Sunday 27 August 2017)
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Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy
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Sunrise: 06:06 Sunset: 20:21 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 2
Monday (Monday 28 August 2017)
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Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light shower day Light shower day Light shower day Light shower day Cloudy
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SW 10 19 SW 10 20 SW 11 21 SW 13 25 SW 15 30 SW 16 31 WSW 15 29 WSW 14 27
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG G G G VG G VG VG
Humidity Expand
89% 91% 91% 85% 79% 78% 81% 84%
UV index Expand
0 0 1 2 3 2 1 0
Sunrise: 06:08 Sunset: 20:19 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
Tuesday (Tuesday 29 August 2017)
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Cloudy Clear night Sunny day Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Clear night
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WSW 15 29 WSW 16 30 WSW 16 31 WSW 19 37 WSW 21 40 WSW 18 34 WSW 15 30 WSW 12 24
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
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UV index Expand
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Sunrise: 06:10 Sunset: 20:16 Moon phase: First quarter
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Met Office 03:00, Wed
Updated 02:00 on Wed 23 Aug 2017 BST

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Tiree Heavy rain 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Cloudy 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Cloudy 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Cloudy 53.479 -2.247
Brighton Clear night 50.822 -0.136
Dover Partly cloudy night 51.126 1.318
Exeter Cloudy 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Cloudy 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Clear night 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Cloudy 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Heavy rain 51.556 -1.778
York Cloudy 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Light rain 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Clear night 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Cloudy 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Cloudy 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Light shower night 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Light shower night 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Overcast 52.512 -3.312
Fort William Cloudy 56.82 -5.104
Belfast Cloudy 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Overcast 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Partly cloudy night 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Overcast 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Overcast 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Cloudy 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Cloudy 60.154 -1.143
London Partly cloudy night 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Cloudy 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry Overcast 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Partly cloudy night 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Heavy rain 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Cloudy 58.439 -3.092
  • Regional
  • UK 5 days
  • UK 6-30 days

Regional Forecast for Central, Tayside & Fife

Headline:

Dry initially but heavy rain tonight, brighter Wednesday afternoon.

This Evening and Tonight:

A mostly dry start this evening before rain starts to develop after dusk and becomes persistent overnight, Some of this rain heavy and possibly thundery, especially towards dawn. Rather warm and humid. Misty in coastal districts. Minimum temperature 15 °C.

Wednesday:

Rain, heavy at times, will clear away eastwards through the late morning. Then becoming brighter with warm sunny spells inland for the late afternoon and evening, cloudier near east coast. Maximum temperature 20 °C.

Outlook for Thursday to Saturday:

Unsettled on Thursday and Friday with sunshine and showers. Likely to become drier with fewer showers by Saturday.

Updated: 15:08 on Tue 22 Aug 2017 BST

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

Rain in the northwest. Mostly dry, warm and humid elsewhere.

This Evening and Tonight:

Heavy, thundery rain will slowly move across Northern Ireland, Scotland and northern England. Elsewhere it will be generally mild and dry, with clear spells for a time. However, thick cloud and patchy rain will arrive in the west later.

Wednesday:

Heavy rain will become confined to the northeast. Elsewhere, a band of cloud and patchy rain will clear to the east in the afternoon with brighter, fresher conditions following behind.

Outlook for Thursday to Saturday:

Staying changeable, with showers or spells of rain across the north and west, drier in the south. Perhaps widely drier by Saturday with isolated showers, potentially thundery in the southeast.

Updated: 15:17 on Tue 22 Aug 2017 BST

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Sunday 27 Aug 2017 to Tuesday 5 Sep 2017:

Sunday will probably become changeable again, with heavy showers or longer spells of rain arriving, particularly in the north and west. However, parts of the southeast are likely to stay mainly dry with some sunny spells. It will be windy at times, especially in the north. On Monday a band of cloud and rain may sink southwards across the country, with brighter conditions following on behind. Into the following week, there remains a lot of uncertainty, although we could continue to see 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. Temperatures will probably be near normal, though perhaps rather warm at times in the south.

UK Outlook for Wednesday 6 Sep 2017 to Wednesday 20 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: 15:17 on Tue 22 Aug 2017 BST

Location details

Glenrothes

Location
56.201, -3.158
Altitude
66.0 m above mean sea level

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