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Edinburgh/Gogarbank (nearest observation site to Grangemouth)

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Grangemouth forecast
Mon 05 Dec 2016
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Mist Mist Mist Mist Mist Mist Mist Mist Mist
-0.2 ° -1.2 ° -1.6 ° -2.4 ° -2.6 ° -2.9 ° -2.3 ° -3.3 ° -2.6 °
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Fog Fog Partly cloudy night Overcast Mist Mist Mist Mist Mist Mist Mist Mist Mist Mist Mist Mist
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Issued at: 1500 on Tue 6 Dec 2016

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Extremes

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Central Tayside & Fife extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Tyndrum 3.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Strathallan -0.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Strathallan -6.6 °C
Highest rainfall Tyndrum 0.2 mm
Sunniest Leuchars 3.7 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Plymouth 12.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Aviemore -3.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Aviemore -9.8 °C
Highest rainfall Lerwick 0.6 mm
Sunniest Odiham 5.9 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 5 Dec 2016

Weather map

Tue 1500

Weather observation map for Grangemouth

Grangemouth Grangemouth – Mist 56.0189 -3.7184
Edinburgh/Gogarbank Edinburgh/Gogarbank – Mist 55.928 -3.343
Glasgow/Bishopton Glasgow/Bishopton – Heavy rain 55.907 -4.533
Drumalbin Drumalbin – Overcast 55.627 -3.735
Glen Ogle Glen Ogle – No data 56.423 -4.32
Leuchars Leuchars – Mist 56.377 -2.862
Prestwick RNAS Prestwick RNAS – Light rain 55.515 -4.585
Cairnwell Cairnwell – No data 56.879 -3.42
Redesdale Camp (SAMOS) Redesdale Camp (SAMOS) – Overcast 55.285 -2.279
Eskdalemuir Eskdalemuir – Drizzle 55.311 -3.206
Campbeltown Airport Campbeltown Airport – Overcast 55.441 -5.699
Charterhall Charterhall – Mist 55.709 -2.383
Aonach Mor Aonach Mor – No data 56.822 -4.97
Carlisle Carlisle – Overcast 54.933 -2.963
West Freugh (ESAWS) West Freugh (ESAWS) – Heavy shower day 54.859 -4.936
Aberdeen Airport Aberdeen Airport – Overcast 57.206 -2.202
Lossiemouth Lossiemouth – Overcast 57.712 -3.322
Albemarle Albemarle – Mist 55.02 -1.88
Bealach Na Ba Bealach Na Ba – No data 57.4175 -5.689
Shap Shap – Overcast 54.501 -2.684

Location Details

Grangemouth

Location: 56.0189, -3.7184

Altitude: 3.0 m above mean sea level

Edinburgh/Gogarbank

Location: 55.928, -3.343

Altitude: 57.0 m above mean sea level

Distance from Grangemouth: 25.5 km