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Prestwick RNAS (nearest observation site to Glasgow Prestwick Airport)

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Glasgow Prestwick Airport forecast
Thu 19 Jan 2017
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7.2 ° 7.2 ° 7.1 ° 7.0 ° 6.7 ° 6.5 ° 6.3 °
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WSW 7 SW 8 SW 5 W 3 S 5 SW 9 S 6
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84% 82% 81% 81% 86% 86% 84%
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1036 1036 1036 1036 1036 1036 1036
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F F R R R S F
Fri 20 Jan 2017
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6.2 ° 5.9 ° 5.7 ° 5.5 ° 5.4 ° 5.3 ° 5.2 ° 5.2 ° 5.2 ° 5.0 ° 4.9 ° 5.3 ° 5.7 ° 5.9 ° 6.0 ° 5.8 ° 5.8 ° 5.7 °
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S 5 S 8 SSE 6 S 6 S 6 S 9 SSE 7 SE 5 SE 7 SSE 7 SE 6 SE 7 ESE 6 SE 6 SE 3 E 3 ESE 2 SE 6
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G M M M M M M G G G VG VG E VG VG VG G M
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84% 87% 87% 89% 91% 90% 90% 90% 90% 91% 89% 87% 86% 84% 84% 88% 89% 87%
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1036 1036 1035 1035 1035 1035 1034 1034 1035 1035 1035 1035 1035 1034 1034 1033 1033 1033
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F F F F F F F F F R R R F F F F F F
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Issued at: 1700 on Fri 20 Jan 2017

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Extremes

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Strathclyde extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Tiree 8.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Salsburgh 6.1 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Salsburgh 5.1 °C
Highest rainfall Dunstaffnage 0.2 mm
Sunniest Tiree 0.0 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kinbrace 11.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Wych Cross 4.2 °C
Lowest minimum temperature South Farnborough -6.2 °C
Highest rainfall Harris Quidnish 2.6 mm
Sunniest Camborne 8.3 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 19 Jan 2017

Weather map

Fri 1700

Weather observation map for Glasgow Prestwick Airport

Glasgow Prestwick Airport Glasgow Prestwick Airport – Overcast 55.5082 -4.5937
Glasgow/Bishopton Glasgow/Bishopton – Overcast 55.907 -4.533
Campbeltown Airport Campbeltown Airport – Overcast 55.441 -5.699
Drumalbin Drumalbin – Overcast 55.627 -3.735
West Freugh (ESAWS) West Freugh (ESAWS) – Cloudy 54.859 -4.936
Eskdalemuir Eskdalemuir – Overcast 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
Redesdale Camp (SAMOS) Redesdale Camp (SAMOS) – Overcast 55.285 -2.279
Belfast International Airport Belfast International Airport – Overcast 54.664 -6.224
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
Ronaldsway Ronaldsway – Partly cloudy night 54.0849 -4.6321
Charterhall Charterhall – Overcast 55.709 -2.383
Shap Shap – Overcast 54.501 -2.684
Tiree Tiree – Overcast 56.497 -6.887
Magilligan No 2 Magilligan No 2 – Overcast 55.1604 -6.9492

Location Details

Glasgow Prestwick Airport

Location: 55.5082, -4.5937

Altitude: 7.0 m above mean sea level

Prestwick RNAS

Location: 55.515, -4.585

Altitude: 27.0 m above mean sea level

Distance from Glasgow Prestwick Airport: 0.9 km