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Magilligan No 2 (nearest observation site to Portrush (Beach))

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Portrush (Beach) forecast
Fri 28 Aug 2015
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Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Heavy shower day Heavy shower day Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Clear night
16.7 15.7 17.1 16.9 14.3 13.3 14.5 14.2 13.9 12.4 12.4
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SSW 19 29 SW 23 34 SW 24 33 SSW 19 34 SSW 19 30 WSW 23 31 SSW 13 SSW 10 SW 22 32 SSW 11 SSW 15
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E E VG E M P E E E E E
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65% 68% 67% 71% 86% 88% 90% 87% 82% 85% 85%
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1007 1007 1006 1006 1007 1007 1007 1008 1008 1009 1009
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Sat 29 Aug 2015
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Cloudy Drizzle Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night Sunny day Sunny intervals Cloudy Sunny intervals Overcast Overcast Overcast
12.8 13.0 12.4 12.0 12.3 12.2 11.8 11.8 12.9 13.9 15.0 14.8 15.8 16.7
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SSW 15 SW 15 SW 15 29 SSW 14 SSW 14 SSW 15 SSW 16 SSW 16 SSW 16 SW 16 SW 18 SW 17 SW 17 SW 14
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E VG E E E E E E E E E E E E
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88% 92% 89% 86% 88% 87% 89% 89% 85% 84% 78% 76% 74% 70%
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1009 1010 1010 1010 1010 1010 1010 1011 1011 1012 1012 1013 1013 1013
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R R R R R R R R R R R R R R
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Issued at: 1300 on Sat 29 Aug 2015

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Extremes

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Northern Ireland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Killowen 20.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Banagher Caugh Hill 15.4 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Glenanne 9.7 °C
Highest rainfall Killowen 6.2 mm
Sunniest Magilligan 6.2 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Cambridge Niab 22.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 14.2 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Hurn 5.5 °C
Highest rainfall Tyndrum 21.2 mm
Sunniest Shoeburyness 10.7 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: 0002 on Sat 29 Aug 2015

Weather map

Sat 1300

Weather observation map for Portrush (Beach)

Portrush (Beach) Portrush (Beach) – Overcast 55.201 -6.657
Magilligan No 2 Magilligan No 2 – Overcast 55.1604 -6.9492
Belfast International Airport Belfast International Airport – Overcast 54.664 -6.224
Campbeltown Airport Campbeltown Airport – Overcast 55.441 -5.699
West Freugh (ESAWS) West Freugh (ESAWS) – Overcast 54.859 -4.936
Castlederg Castlederg – Cloudy 54.707 -7.577
Glenanne Glenanne – Cloudy 54.237 -6.502
Tiree Tiree – Overcast 56.497 -6.887
Prestwick RNAS Prestwick RNAS – Cloudy 55.515 -4.585
Glasgow/Bishopton Glasgow/Bishopton – Overcast 55.907 -4.533
Ronaldsway Ronaldsway – Sunny day 54.0849 -4.6321
Glen Ogle Glen Ogle – No data 56.423 -4.32
Eskdalemuir Eskdalemuir – Cloudy 55.311 -3.206
Drumalbin Drumalbin – Cloudy 55.627 -3.735
Aonach Mor Aonach Mor – No data 56.822 -4.97
Edinburgh/Gogarbank Edinburgh/Gogarbank – Cloudy 55.928 -3.343
Carlisle Carlisle – Cloudy 54.933 -2.963
Cairnwell Cairnwell – No data 56.879 -3.42
Skye/Lusa (SAMOS) Skye/Lusa (SAMOS) – Heavy shower day 57.257 -5.809
South Uist Range South Uist Range – Cloudy 57.358 -7.397

Location Details

Portrush (Beach)

Location: 55.201, -6.657

Altitude: 0m above mean sea level

Magilligan No 2

Location: 55.1604, -6.9492

Altitude: 6 m above mean sea level

Distance from Portrush (Beach): 19.1 km