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Edinburgh/Gogarbank (nearest observation site to Royal Highland Showground)

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Royal Highland Showground forecast
Fri 27 May 2016
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Mist Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast
10.1 ° 10.3 ° 10.0 ° 9.7 ° 9.6 ° 9.6 °
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ENE 7 ENE 6 ENE 6 ENE 6 E 3 NE 2
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
M G G G G G
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98% 97% 95% 95% 96% 97%
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1020 1020 1020 1020 1020 1020
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
F F R R R S
Sat 28 May 2016
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Mist Overcast Fog Overcast Mist Mist Mist Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Sunny day
9.6 ° 9.5 ° 9.4 ° 9.4 ° 9.4 ° 9.5 ° 9.4 ° 9.4 ° 10.3 ° 11.1 ° 12.0 ° 12.9 ° 12.3 ° 13.5 ° 12.8 ° 13.2 ° 13.7 ° 13.8 ° 13.7 °
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ENE 6 ENE 6 ENE 5 N 2 ENE 6 E 3 E 3 ESE 1 ENE 3 ENE 7 ENE 7 NE 10 NE 9 NE 9 NE 11 NE 10 NE 8 ENE 9 ENE 9
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
M P VP M M M M M G G VG G VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
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97% 99% 100% 99% 99% 99% 98% 97% 94% 88% 83% 81% 82% 77% 78% 74% 74% 75% 76%
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1020 1020 1020 1019 1019 1019 1019 1019 1019 1019 1019 1018 1018 1018 1018 1018 1017 1017 1017
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
F F F F F F F F S F F F F F F F F F F
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Issued at: 1800 on Sat 28 May 2016

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Extremes

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Dumfries, Galloway, Lothian & Borders extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature West Freugh 17.6 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Edinburgh Botanic Gardens 10.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Carterhouse 7.9 °C
Highest rainfall Edinburgh Botanic Gardens 3.8 mm
Sunniest Eskdalemuir 1.1 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Hampton Water Works 22.7 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Salsburgh 9.4 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Altnaharra 0.9 °C
Highest rainfall Mumbles Head 15.0 mm
Sunniest Stornoway 15.9 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: 0002 on Sat 28 May 2016

Weather map

Sat 1800

Weather observation map for Royal Highland Showground

Royal Highland Showground Royal Highland Showground – Sunny day 55.9445 -3.3721
Drumalbin Drumalbin – Cloudy 55.627 -3.735
Glasgow/Bishopton Glasgow/Bishopton – Sunny intervals 55.907 -4.533
Leuchars Leuchars – Sunny intervals 56.377 -2.862
Glen Ogle Glen Ogle – No data 56.423 -4.32
Redesdale Camp (SAMOS) Redesdale Camp (SAMOS) – Overcast 55.285 -2.279
Prestwick RNAS Prestwick RNAS – Sunny day 55.515 -4.585
Cairnwell Cairnwell – No data 56.879 -3.42
Charterhall Charterhall – Cloudy 55.709 -2.383
Eskdalemuir Eskdalemuir – Sunny day 55.311 -3.206
Carlisle Carlisle – Sunny day 54.933 -2.963
Campbeltown Airport Campbeltown Airport – Sunny day 55.441 -5.699
Aonach Mor Aonach Mor – No data 56.822 -4.97
Albemarle Albemarle – Sunny day 55.02 -1.88
Aberdeen Airport Aberdeen Airport – Sunny intervals 57.206 -2.202
West Freugh (ESAWS) West Freugh (ESAWS) – Cloudy 54.859 -4.936
Lossiemouth Lossiemouth – Sunny intervals 57.712 -3.322
Shap Shap – Overcast 54.501 -2.684
Leeming Leeming – Cloudy 54.296 -1.53

Location Details

Royal Highland Showground

Location: 55.9445, -3.3721

Altitude: 32.0 m above mean sea level

Edinburgh/Gogarbank

Location: 55.928, -3.343

Altitude: 57.0 m above mean sea level

Distance from Royal Highland Showground: 2.6 km