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Portglenone SAMOS (nearest observation site to Ballymena)

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Ballymena forecast
Thu 08 Dec 2016
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Mist Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy
9.3 ° 10.9 ° 11.3 ° 10.7 ° 10.5 ° 10.0 ° 10.0 ° 9.5 ° 9.1 ° 9.7 ° 9.8 ° 9.7 ° 10.4 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) arrow down
S 6 SSW 5 SW 8 SSE 5 SSE 7 SSE 6 S 7 SSE 7 SSE 8 SE 9 SSE 14 SSE 17 SSE 13
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
M G G G G G G G G G G G G
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96% 89% 83% 86% 86% 87% 86% 88% 89% 90% 91% 92% 93%
Pressure (hPa) arrow down
1019 1019 1020 1019 1019 1020 1020 1020 1020 1019 1019 1018 1018
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
R R R R R R R R F F F F F
Fri 09 Dec 2016
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Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Mist Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast
10.9 ° 10.5 ° 11.0 ° 11.7 ° 12.0 ° 12.2 ° 12.1 ° 12.0 ° 12.0 ° 12.2 ° 12.2 ° 11.8 °
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SSE 14 SSE 13 SE 13 SE 17 SSE 19 30 SSE 17 SSE 17 S 10 SSE 13 SSE 11 SSE 14 SSE 11
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
VG VG G VG VG G M G G VG VG VG
Humidity arrow down
92% 92% 95% 93% 93% 93% 96% 95% 94% 91% 89% 90%
Pressure (hPa) arrow down
1017 1016 1015 1014 1013 1012 1012 1012 1012 1013 1013 1013
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
F F F F F F F F F R R R
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Issued at: 1100 on Fri 9 Dec 2016

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Extremes

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Northern Ireland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Killowen 12.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Altnahinch Filters 9.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Ballywatticock 7.5 °C
Highest rainfall Killowen 0.4 mm
Sunniest Magilligan 3.0 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Exeter Airport 15.8 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Altnahinch Filters 9.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Fyvie Castle 3.6 °C
Highest rainfall Capel Curig 26.6 mm
Sunniest Aberporth 5.4 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 Thu 8 Dec 2016

Weather map

Fri 1100

Weather observation map for Ballymena

Ballymena Ballymena – Overcast 54.8635 -6.2777
Magilligan No 2 Magilligan No 2 – Cloudy 55.1604 -6.9492
Glenanne Glenanne – Overcast 54.237 -6.502
West Freugh (ESAWS) West Freugh (ESAWS) – Mist 54.859 -4.936
Castlederg Castlederg – Overcast 54.707 -7.577
Campbeltown Airport Campbeltown Airport – Overcast 55.441 -5.699
Ronaldsway Ronaldsway – Light rain 54.0849 -4.6321
Prestwick RNAS Prestwick RNAS – Cloudy 55.515 -4.585
Glasgow/Bishopton Glasgow/Bishopton – Mist 55.907 -4.533
Eskdalemuir Eskdalemuir – Heavy rain 55.311 -3.206
Tiree Tiree – Cloudy 56.497 -6.887
Drumalbin Drumalbin – Cloudy 55.627 -3.735
Glen Ogle Glen Ogle – No data 56.423 -4.32
Carlisle Carlisle – Cloudy 54.933 -2.963
Aonach Mor Aonach Mor – No data 56.822 -4.97
Edinburgh/Gogarbank Edinburgh/Gogarbank – Overcast 55.928 -3.343
Mona Mona – Overcast 53.26 -4.376
Shap Shap – Overcast 54.501 -2.684
Redesdale Camp (SAMOS) Redesdale Camp (SAMOS) – Overcast 55.285 -2.279

Location Details

Ballymena

Location: 54.8635, -6.2777

Altitude: 44.0 m above mean sea level

Portglenone SAMOS

Location: 54.865, -6.457

Altitude: 64.0 m above mean sea level

Distance from Ballymena: 11.5 km