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Belfast International Airport (nearest observation site to Orlock Head)

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Orlock Head forecast
Wed 22 Feb 2017
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6.0 ° 6.7 ° 7.7 ° 7.6 ° 8.0 ° 7.7 ° 7.3 ° 8.1 ° 7.5 ° 7.1 ° 6.7 ° 6.3 ° 5.9 ° 6.0 ° 5.4 °
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WSW 9 WSW 11 WSW 11 W 13 W 11 W 13 W 11 W 9 W 7 SSW 2 S 3 S 7 S 8 SE 6 E 9
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83% 81% 79% 79% 77% 79% 83% 75% 81% 83% 88% 92% 94% 95% 93%
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Thu 23 Feb 2017
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Light shower night Light rain Cloudy Overcast Overcast Cloudy Overcast Overcast Light shower day Light shower day
6.6 ° 7.4 ° 9.0 ° 9.6 ° 9.8 ° 7.4 ° 5.7 ° 5.3 ° 2.7 ° 3.9 °
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SE 19 29 SSE 19 31 S 14 S 15 S 17 29 SSW 21 40 SSW 10 29 W 9 NW 32 53 NW 24 52
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95% 96% 96% 96% 91% 81% 93% 97% 93% 90%
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992 989 986 983 979 977 975 976 981 987
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F F F F F F F F R R
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Issued at: 0900 on Thu 23 Feb 2017

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Extremes

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Northern Ireland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Helens Bay 10.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Altnahinch Filters 6.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Altnahinch Filters 3.1 °C
Highest rainfall Derrylin Cornahoule 6.4 mm
Sunniest Magilligan 0.9 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature St James Park 14.8 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 4.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Loch Glascarnoch 1.3 °C
Highest rainfall Capel Curig 34.2 mm
Sunniest Dyce 8.4 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 Wed 22 Feb 2017

Weather map

Thu 0900

Weather observation map for Orlock Head

Orlock Head Orlock Head – Light shower day 54.667 -5.583
West Freugh (ESAWS) West Freugh (ESAWS) – Drizzle 54.859 -4.936
Glenanne Glenanne – Light shower day 54.237 -6.502
Ronaldsway Ronaldsway – Heavy rain 54.0849 -4.6321
Magilligan No 2 Magilligan No 2 – Light shower day 55.1604 -6.9492
Prestwick RNAS Prestwick RNAS – Light shower day 55.515 -4.585
Campbeltown Airport Campbeltown Airport – Overcast 55.441 -5.699
Eskdalemuir Eskdalemuir – Heavy rain 55.311 -3.206
Castlederg Castlederg – Cloudy 54.707 -7.577
Glasgow/Bishopton Glasgow/Bishopton – Heavy rain 55.907 -4.533
Drumalbin Drumalbin – Overcast 55.627 -3.735
Carlisle Carlisle – Overcast 54.933 -2.963
Shap Shap – Overcast 54.501 -2.684
Mona Mona – Overcast 53.26 -4.376
Glen Ogle Glen Ogle – No data 56.423 -4.32
Edinburgh/Gogarbank Edinburgh/Gogarbank – Sleet 55.928 -3.343
Crosby Crosby – Light rain 53.497 -3.056
Redesdale Camp (SAMOS) Redesdale Camp (SAMOS) – Overcast 55.285 -2.279
Tiree Tiree – Cloudy 56.497 -6.887

Location Details

Orlock Head

Location: 54.667, -5.583

Altitude: 34.0 m above mean sea level

Belfast International Airport

Location: 54.664, -6.224

Altitude: 63.0 m above mean sea level

Distance from Orlock Head: 41.2 km