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Lough Fea SAMOS (nearest observation site to Magherafelt)

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Magherafelt forecast
Mon 05 Dec 2016
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Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Mist Mist Overcast Overcast Mist Mist
5.4 ° 5.3 ° 5.1 ° 5.1 ° 4.9 ° 4.7 ° 4.4 ° 4.4 ° 4.5 ° 4.7 °
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Tue 06 Dec 2016
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Mist Mist Mist Fog Fog Fog Fog Fog Fog Fog Fog Overcast Light shower day Light rain Heavy rain
5.1 ° 5.6 ° 5.6 ° 5.8 ° 6.1 ° 6.5 ° 6.8 ° 7.4 ° 7.9 ° 8.2 ° 8.4 ° 8.6 ° 8.6 ° 8.7 ° 9.3 °
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SE 5 ESE 6 SSE 6 SE 7 SE 8 SE 9 SE 9 ESE 10 ESE 10 SE 10 SE 9 ESE 10 SE 11 SE 11 SSE 14
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Issued at: 1400 on Tue 6 Dec 2016

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Extremes

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Northern Ireland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Murlough 8.7 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Banagher Caugh Hill 5.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Derrylin Cornahoule -0.5 °C
Highest rainfall Thomastown 0.0 mm
Sunniest Thomastown 0.7 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Plymouth 12.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Aviemore -3.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Aviemore -9.8 °C
Highest rainfall Lerwick 0.6 mm
Sunniest Odiham 5.9 hours

About extremes

Highest maximum temperature - (0900 to 2100 on the date shown)

Lowest maximum temperature - (0900 to 2100 on the date shown)

Lowest minimum temperature - (2100 on the previous day to 0900 on the date shown)

Highest rainfall -(2100 on the previous day to 2100 on the date shown)

Sunniest - (2100 on the previous day to 2100 on the date shown)

The information shown is initial data as it is received; observations are subject to final quality control after publication on this website. This is particularly the case for rainfall totals during snow events.

Issued at: 2302 on Mon 5 Dec 2016

Weather map

Tue 1400

Weather observation map for Magherafelt

Magherafelt Magherafelt – Heavy rain 54.755 -6.6061
Magilligan No 2 Magilligan No 2 – Light rain 55.1604 -6.9492
Glenanne Glenanne – Light rain 54.237 -6.502
Castlederg Castlederg – Heavy rain 54.707 -7.577
West Freugh (ESAWS) West Freugh (ESAWS) – Overcast 54.859 -4.936
Campbeltown Airport Campbeltown Airport – Overcast 55.441 -5.699
Ronaldsway Ronaldsway – Mist 54.0849 -4.6321
Prestwick RNAS Prestwick RNAS – Cloudy 55.515 -4.585
Glasgow/Bishopton Glasgow/Bishopton – Drizzle 55.907 -4.533
Tiree Tiree – Drizzle 56.497 -6.887
Eskdalemuir Eskdalemuir – Drizzle 55.311 -3.206
Drumalbin Drumalbin – Cloudy 55.627 -3.735
Glen Ogle Glen Ogle – No data 56.423 -4.32
Mona Mona – Overcast 53.26 -4.376
Carlisle Carlisle – Cloudy 54.933 -2.963
Aonach Mor Aonach Mor – No data 56.822 -4.97
Shap Shap – Overcast 54.501 -2.684
Edinburgh/Gogarbank Edinburgh/Gogarbank – Mist 55.928 -3.343
Redesdale Camp (SAMOS) Redesdale Camp (SAMOS) – Overcast 55.285 -2.279

Location Details

Magherafelt

Location: 54.755, -6.6061

Altitude: 74.0 m above mean sea level

Lough Fea SAMOS

Location: 54.721, -6.814

Altitude: 225.0 m above mean sea level

Distance from Magherafelt: 13.9 km