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Belfast International Airport (nearest observation site to Carrickfergus)

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Carrickfergus forecast
Tue 17 Jan 2017
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8.5 ° 8.4 ° 8.2 ° 8.2 ° 8.0 ° 8.2 ° 8.5 ° 8.3 ° 8.8 ° 9.3 ° 10.0 ° 9.1 ° 9.0 ° 8.3 ° 8.5 ° 9.0 ° 8.7 ° 8.6 ° 8.7 °
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Wed 18 Jan 2017
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8.6 ° 8.3 ° 8.4 ° 8.0 ° 7.6 ° 7.3 °
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S 7 SSW 9 S 8 S 9 S 9 S 6
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Issued at: 0500 on Wed 18 Jan 2017

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Extremes

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Northern Ireland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Castlederg 11.2 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Killylane 7.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Derrylin Cornahoule 4.5 °C
Highest rainfall Portglenone 0.4 mm
Sunniest Magilligan 1.1 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Aboyne 13.2 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Langdon Bay 1.5 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Santon Downham -2.2 °C
Highest rainfall Machrihanish 5.2 mm
Sunniest Odiham 6.6 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 Tue 17 Jan 2017

Weather map

Wed 0500

Weather observation map for Carrickfergus

Carrickfergus Carrickfergus – Overcast 54.7134 -5.8117
West Freugh (ESAWS) West Freugh (ESAWS) – Overcast 54.859 -4.936
Glenanne Glenanne – Overcast 54.237 -6.502
Magilligan No 2 Magilligan No 2 – Cloudy 55.1604 -6.9492
Ronaldsway Ronaldsway – Overcast 54.0849 -4.6321
Castlederg Castlederg – Overcast 54.707 -7.577
Prestwick RNAS Prestwick RNAS – Drizzle 55.515 -4.585
Campbeltown Airport Campbeltown Airport – Overcast 55.441 -5.699
Eskdalemuir Eskdalemuir – Drizzle 55.311 -3.206
Glasgow/Bishopton Glasgow/Bishopton – Cloudy 55.907 -4.533
Drumalbin Drumalbin – Overcast 55.627 -3.735
Carlisle Carlisle – Overcast 54.933 -2.963
Mona Mona – Overcast 53.26 -4.376
Glen Ogle Glen Ogle – No data 56.423 -4.32
Shap Shap – Overcast 54.501 -2.684
Tiree Tiree – Overcast 56.497 -6.887
Edinburgh/Gogarbank Edinburgh/Gogarbank – Overcast 55.928 -3.343
Redesdale Camp (SAMOS) Redesdale Camp (SAMOS) – Overcast 55.285 -2.279
Crosby Crosby – Overcast 53.497 -3.056

Location Details

Carrickfergus

Location: 54.7134, -5.8117

Altitude: 5.0 m above mean sea level

Belfast International Airport

Location: 54.664, -6.224

Altitude: 63.0 m above mean sea level

Distance from Carrickfergus: 27.1 km