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Ballypatrick Forest (nearest observation site to Ballycastle)

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Ballycastle forecast
Fri 30 Sep 2016
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Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Clear night Clear night Clear night Partly cloudy night Clear night
12.5 ° 11.4 ° 10.6 ° 8.3 ° 7.8 ° 7.9 ° 7.3 ° 6.4 °
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W 14 W 11 W 7 WSW 6 S 2 SSW 8 SSW 2 SSW 2
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Sat 01 Oct 2016
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Cloudy Overcast Overcast Light shower night Overcast Cloudy Overcast Heavy shower night Heavy rain Overcast Cloudy Sunny day Sunny intervals Cloudy Sunny intervals
7.2 ° 7.7 ° 7.6 ° 7.7 ° 6.4 ° 6.0 ° 7.1 ° 7.5 ° 7.3 ° 8.2 ° 10.9 ° 10.6 ° 11.4 ° 10.9 ° 11.3 °
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SSE 5 S 2 SSE 2 SSW 2 N 0 SSW 1 SSE 5 SSE 2 S 1 SSW 1 NE 1 NNW 5 NE 6 NNE 7 N 7
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E E E VG E E E G M E VG E E E VG
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91% 91% 91% 94% 96% 97% 99% 97% 98% 99% 84% 87% 76% 83% 79%
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1007 1006 1006 1006 1006 1006 1006 1007 1007 1008 1008 1009 1009 1010 1010
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R F F F F F R R R R R R R R R
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Issued at: 1600 on Sat 1 Oct 2016

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Extremes

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Northern Ireland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Giants Causeway 16.3 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Banagher Caugh Hill 12.1 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Katesbridge 4.1 °C
Highest rainfall Thomastown 6.0 mm
Sunniest Magilligan 6.5 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Gravesend 19.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Salsburgh 10.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Aboyne 0.6 °C
Highest rainfall Glasgow 19.0 mm
Sunniest Charterhall 8.8 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 1 Oct 2016

Weather map

Sat 1600

Weather observation map for Ballycastle

Ballycastle Ballycastle – Sunny intervals 55.2058 -6.239
Belfast International Airport Belfast International Airport – Cloudy 54.664 -6.224
Magilligan No 2 Magilligan No 2 – Sunny day 55.1604 -6.9492
West Freugh (ESAWS) West Freugh (ESAWS) – Overcast 54.859 -4.936
Campbeltown Airport Campbeltown Airport – Sunny intervals 55.441 -5.699
Glenanne Glenanne – Cloudy 54.237 -6.502
Prestwick RNAS Prestwick RNAS – Sunny day 55.515 -4.585
Castlederg Castlederg – Cloudy 54.707 -7.577
Glasgow/Bishopton Glasgow/Bishopton – Sunny day 55.907 -4.533
Tiree Tiree – Sunny day 56.497 -6.887
Ronaldsway Ronaldsway – Cloudy 54.0849 -4.6321
Eskdalemuir Eskdalemuir – Cloudy 55.311 -3.206
Glen Ogle Glen Ogle – No data 56.423 -4.32
Drumalbin Drumalbin – Sunny intervals 55.627 -3.735
Aonach Mor Aonach Mor – No data 56.822 -4.97
Edinburgh/Gogarbank Edinburgh/Gogarbank – No data 55.928 -3.343
Carlisle Carlisle – Overcast 54.933 -2.963
Cairnwell Cairnwell – No data 56.879 -3.42
Redesdale Camp (SAMOS) Redesdale Camp (SAMOS) – Overcast 55.285 -2.279
Shap Shap – Overcast 54.501 -2.684

Location Details

Ballycastle

Location: 55.2058, -6.239

Altitude: 4.0 m above mean sea level

Ballypatrick Forest

Location: 55.181, -6.153

Altitude: 156.0 m above mean sea level

Distance from Ballycastle: 6.1 km