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Prestwick RNAS (nearest observation site to Ayr Racecourse)

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Ayr Racecourse forecast
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Issued at: 0700 on Wed 7 Dec 2016

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Extremes

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Strathclyde extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Port Ellen 11.6 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Glasgow 6.5 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Drumalbin -3.9 °C
Highest rainfall Tiree 15.6 mm
Sunniest Tiree 0.0 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Magilligan 13.4 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Strathallan 2.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Aviemore -9.2 °C
Highest rainfall Lusa 22.6 mm
Sunniest Manston 2.8 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: 2302 on Tue 6 Dec 2016

Weather map

Wed 0700

Weather observation map for Ayr Racecourse

Ayr Racecourse Ayr Racecourse – Overcast 55.465 -4.6073
Glasgow/Bishopton Glasgow/Bishopton – Mist 55.907 -4.533
West Freugh (ESAWS) West Freugh (ESAWS) – Mist 54.859 -4.936
Campbeltown Airport Campbeltown Airport – Cloudy 55.441 -5.699
Drumalbin Drumalbin – Overcast 55.627 -3.735
Eskdalemuir Eskdalemuir – Drizzle 55.311 -3.206
Glen Ogle Glen Ogle – No data 56.423 -4.32
Edinburgh/Gogarbank Edinburgh/Gogarbank – Overcast 55.928 -3.343
Carlisle Carlisle – Overcast 54.933 -2.963
Belfast International Airport Belfast International Airport – Cloudy 54.664 -6.224
Redesdale Camp (SAMOS) Redesdale Camp (SAMOS) – Cloudy 55.285 -2.279
Ronaldsway Ronaldsway – Overcast 54.0849 -4.6321
Cairnwell Cairnwell – No data 56.879 -3.42
Leuchars Leuchars – Overcast 56.377 -2.862
Aonach Mor Aonach Mor – No data 56.822 -4.97
Charterhall Charterhall – Overcast 55.709 -2.383
Shap Shap – Overcast 54.501 -2.684
Magilligan No 2 Magilligan No 2 – Overcast 55.1604 -6.9492
Glenanne Glenanne – Overcast 54.237 -6.502

Location Details

Ayr Racecourse

Location: 55.465, -4.6073

Altitude: 18.0 m above mean sea level

Prestwick RNAS

Location: 55.515, -4.585

Altitude: 27.0 m above mean sea level

Distance from Ayr Racecourse: 5.7 km