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Ballypatrick Forest (nearest observation site to Ballycastle)

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Ballycastle forecast
Tue 21 Feb 2017
2200 2300
Drizzle Light rain
9.0 ° 7.0 °
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WNW 25 43 WNW 18 38
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Wed 22 Feb 2017
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Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night Cloudy Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light shower day Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Light rain Heavy rain
6.7 ° 6.2 ° 5.9 ° 5.5 ° 5.4 ° 5.2 ° 5.0 ° 4.7 ° 4.5 ° 4.8 ° 5.8 ° 6.2 ° 7.0 ° 6.3 ° 6.1 ° 6.7 ° 5.9 ° 5.9 ° 5.3 ° 5.0 ° 5.1 ° 5.0 ° 4.5 °
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WNW 19 32 WNW 16 29 WNW 16 28 WNW 17 W 21 30 WNW 17 W 18 W 18 W 17 W 18 29 W 23 33 W 18 32 WNW 16 32 WNW 14 WNW 17 NW 13 WNW 13 WNW 10 W 8 WSW 7 SW 7 S 5 S 3
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G G G G G G G VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG G VG VG VG VG G G
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83% 85% 82% 82% 80% 80% 81% 82% 87% 87% 82% 81% 79% 86% 85% 83% 86% 86% 89% 89% 88% 90% 92%
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1002 1003 1003 1003 1003 1003 1003 1003 1003 1003 1003 1004 1004 1004 1003 1003 1003 1003 1002 1001 1001 999 998
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R R R R R R F F R R R R R R F F F F F F F F F
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Issued at: 2200 on Wed 22 Feb 2017

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Extremes

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Northern Ireland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Murlough 14.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Killylane 9.9 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Katesbridge 0.1 °C
Highest rainfall Lough Fea 9.4 mm
Sunniest Magilligan 0.0 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Hereford 14.7 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 7.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Katesbridge 0.1 °C
Highest rainfall Cassley 43.2 mm
Sunniest Leconfield 4.1 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 21 Feb 2017

Weather map

Wed 2200

Weather observation map for Ballycastle

Ballycastle Ballycastle – Heavy rain 55.2058 -6.239
Belfast International Airport Belfast International Airport – Heavy rain 54.664 -6.224
Magilligan No 2 Magilligan No 2 – Light rain 55.1604 -6.9492
West Freugh (ESAWS) West Freugh (ESAWS) – Cloudy 54.859 -4.936
Campbeltown Airport Campbeltown Airport – Cloudy 55.441 -5.699
Glenanne Glenanne – Heavy rain 54.237 -6.502
Prestwick RNAS Prestwick RNAS – Clear night 55.515 -4.585
Castlederg Castlederg – Heavy rain 54.707 -7.577
Glasgow/Bishopton Glasgow/Bishopton – Partly cloudy night 55.907 -4.533
Tiree Tiree – Overcast 56.497 -6.887
Ronaldsway Ronaldsway – Heavy rain 54.0849 -4.6321
Eskdalemuir Eskdalemuir – Overcast 55.311 -3.206
Glen Ogle Glen Ogle – No data 56.423 -4.32
Drumalbin Drumalbin – Clear night 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 – Overcast 54.933 -2.963
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