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Prestwick RNAS (nearest observation site to Ardrossan)

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Ardrossan forecast
Mon 23 Jan 2017
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Cloudy Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Clear night Cloudy
5.8 ° 5.7 ° 5.5 ° 5.5 ° 5.9 ° 6.9 °
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SE 7 SSE 7 S 7 SSE 8 S 10 S 14
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
M G G VG G VG
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89% 90% 89% 87% 87% 85%
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1022 1022 1022 1021 1021 1021
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
F F F F F F
Tue 24 Jan 2017
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Cloudy Cloudy Clear night Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Light rain Overcast Mist Overcast Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast
7.5 ° 7.3 ° 7.4 ° 8.1 ° 8.2 ° 8.4 ° 8.0 ° 8.1 ° 8.0 ° 8.3 ° 8.6 ° 9.3 ° 9.4 ° 9.4 ° 9.6 ° 9.5 ° 9.7 ° 9.7 ° 9.9 °
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S 18 S 17 S 21 S 18 31 S 14 S 16 S 16 29 S 16 S 16 S 15 S 14 S 14 S 10 S 11 S 8 S 13 SSW 13 SSW 17 SSW 9
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
VG G VG VG VG G M M M M E VG VG G VG G VG VG VG
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83% 83% 82% 80% 85% 86% 92% 92% 95% 96% 95% 92% 91% 92% 92% 91% 91% 90% 88%
Pressure (hPa) arrow down
1020 1020 1020 1019 1019 1019 1018 1019 1019 1020 1020 1020 1020 1020 1020 1020 1020 1020 1020
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
F F F F F F F R R R R R R R F F F R R
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Issued at: 1800 on Tue 24 Jan 2017

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Extremes

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Strathclyde extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Machrihanish 8.7 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Salsburgh 2.9 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Auchincruive -2.0 °C
Highest rainfall Auchincruive 0.2 mm
Sunniest Prestwick 2.4 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Isles of Scilly 11.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Herstmonceux 0.9 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Katesbridge -7.1 °C
Highest rainfall Fair Isle 1.4 mm
Sunniest Bude 7.9 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 Mon 23 Jan 2017

Weather map

Tue 1800

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 – Drizzle 55.907 -4.533
Campbeltown Airport Campbeltown Airport – Overcast 55.441 -5.699
Drumalbin Drumalbin – Partly cloudy night 55.627 -3.735
Glen Ogle Glen Ogle – No data 56.423 -4.32
West Freugh (ESAWS) West Freugh (ESAWS) – Overcast 54.859 -4.936
Eskdalemuir Eskdalemuir – Heavy rain 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 – Cloudy 54.664 -6.224
Redesdale Camp (SAMOS) Redesdale Camp (SAMOS) – Overcast 55.285 -2.279
Carlisle Carlisle – Overcast 54.933 -2.963
Leuchars Leuchars – Overcast 56.377 -2.862
Tiree Tiree – Clear night 56.497 -6.887
Ronaldsway Ronaldsway – Overcast 54.0849 -4.6321
Magilligan No 2 Magilligan No 2 – Cloudy 55.1604 -6.9492
Charterhall Charterhall – Overcast 55.709 -2.383
Glenanne Glenanne – Cloudy 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