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Prestwick RNAS (nearest observation site to Ardrossan)

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Ardrossan forecast
Wed 07 Dec 2016
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Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Light rain Overcast Overcast Clear night Partly cloudy night Cloudy
12.7 ° 12.9 ° 13.0 ° 12.7 ° 12.9 ° 13.1 ° 13.7 ° 14.0 ° 13.8 ° 13.7 ° 13.7 ° 14.3 ° 14.3 ° 13.5 ° 13.5 ° 14.3 ° 13.1 ° 12.8 ° 12.6 °
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SSW 7 S 15 SSW 21 33 S 19 31 S 19 29 S 18 32 S 23 34 S 21 32 S 21 31 S 24 38 S 23 34 SSW 14 29 S 15 S 10 S 11 SSW 19 SW 18 30 SW 19 30 SSW 16
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
G G G G G G VG VG VG G G VG VG M VG E VG VG G
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91% 90% 89% 90% 90% 90% 88% 86% 88% 89% 89% 86% 86% 91% 91% 84% 84% 81% 81%
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1014 1013 1013 1013 1013 1013 1012 1012 1011 1011 1011 1012 1012 1013 1014 1014 1015 1016 1016
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Thu 08 Dec 2016
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Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Overcast
11.0 ° 11.6 ° 11.0 ° 11.2 ° 10.7 ° 9.8 °
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SSW 13 S 9 SSW 14 SSW 14 S 9 S 6
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
VG VG G G G G
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86% 86% 86% 84% 88% 92%
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1017 1017 1017 1018 1017 1017
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
R R R R R F
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Issued at: 0500 on Thu 8 Dec 2016

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Extremes

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Strathclyde extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Machrihanish 15.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Gt Cumbrae Millport 12.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Glasgow 5.5 °C
Highest rainfall Dunstaffnage 17.2 mm
Sunniest Tiree 0.0 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Hawarden 17.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fylingdales 10.5 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Strathallan 1.8 °C
Highest rainfall Achnagart 45.6 mm
Sunniest Bude 5.0 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 7 Dec 2016

Weather map

Thu 0500

Weather observation map for Ardrossan

Ardrossan Ardrossan – Overcast 55.6439 -4.8106
Prestwick RNAS Prestwick RNAS – Overcast 55.515 -4.585
Glasgow/Bishopton Glasgow/Bishopton – Partly cloudy night 55.907 -4.533
Campbeltown Airport Campbeltown Airport – Overcast 55.441 -5.699
Drumalbin Drumalbin – Cloudy 55.627 -3.735
Glen Ogle Glen Ogle – No data 56.423 -4.32
West Freugh (ESAWS) West Freugh (ESAWS) – Mist 54.859 -4.936
Eskdalemuir Eskdalemuir – Cloudy 55.311 -3.206
Edinburgh/Gogarbank Edinburgh/Gogarbank – Cloudy 55.928 -3.343
Aonach Mor Aonach Mor – No data 56.822 -4.97
Cairnwell Cairnwell – No data 56.879 -3.42
Belfast International Airport Belfast International Airport – Overcast 54.664 -6.224
Redesdale Camp (SAMOS) Redesdale Camp (SAMOS) – Overcast 55.285 -2.279
Carlisle Carlisle – Overcast 54.933 -2.963
Leuchars Leuchars – Cloudy 56.377 -2.862
Tiree Tiree – Overcast 56.497 -6.887
Ronaldsway Ronaldsway – Light rain 54.0849 -4.6321
Magilligan No 2 Magilligan No 2 – Overcast 55.1604 -6.9492
Charterhall Charterhall – Partly cloudy night 55.709 -2.383
Glenanne Glenanne – Fog 54.237 -6.502

Location Details

Ardrossan

Location: 55.6439, -4.8106

Altitude: 6.0 m above mean sea level

Prestwick RNAS

Location: 55.515, -4.585

Altitude: 27.0 m above mean sea level

Distance from Ardrossan: 20.2 km