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Belfast International Airport (nearest observation site to Carrickfergus)

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Carrickfergus forecast
Sat 25 Feb 2017
2000 2100 2200 2300
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast
5.4 ° 5.6 ° 5.6 ° 6.2 °
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SW 6 SSW 6 S 7 SSW 9
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82% 84% 86% 83%
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Sun 26 Feb 2017
0000 0100 0200 0300 0400 0500 0600 0700 0800 0900 1000 1100 1200 1300 1400 1500 1600 1700 1800 1900 2000
Partly cloudy night Clear night Clear night Cloudy Overcast Overcast Light shower night Cloudy Overcast Overcast Light shower day Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Overcast Light shower day Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night Clear night Clear night
5.2 ° 5.1 ° 5.0 ° 5.9 ° 6.2 ° 6.8 ° 7.4 ° 7.3 ° 7.8 ° 7.9 ° 8.4 ° 8.4 ° 8.8 ° 7.2 ° 7.5 ° 6.2 ° 6.6 ° 7.0 ° 4.7 ° 4.0 ° 3.7 °
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SSW 9 S 9 S 11 S 15 S 14 S 18 29 S 22 36 S 17 33 S 17 33 S 15 31 S 15 S 14 30 S 9 WSW 9 SW 17 WSW 18 34 SW 13 SW 14 WSW 14 32 S 11 SW 16 28
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VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG E E VG G M G E VG E E E E E
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86% 85% 88% 86% 86% 82% 84% 87% 87% 90% 91% 95% 97% 93% 89% 88% 83% 82% 88% 91% 81%
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1000 1000 999 998 997 996 995 994 994 992 991 989 987 986 986 988 988 989 990 990 991
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F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F R R R R R R
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Issued at: 2000 on Sun 26 Feb 2017

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Extremes

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Northern Ireland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Murlough 13.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Altnahinch Filters 8.9 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Killylane 5.5 °C
Highest rainfall Derrylin Cornahoule 8.4 mm
Sunniest Magilligan 0.2 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Craibstone 13.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Okehampton 7.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Santon Downham -1.2 °C
Highest rainfall Capel Curig 60.6 mm
Sunniest Dyce 4.7 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 Sat 25 Feb 2017

Weather map

Sun 2000

Weather observation map for Carrickfergus

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