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Royal Highland Showground forecast
Mon 29 Aug 2016
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Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Overcast
19.3 ° 19.6 ° 19.7 ° 18.2 ° 17.5 ° 17.5 ° 16.9 ° 15.9 ° 16.2 °
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WSW 14 WSW 14 WSW 14 W 15 W 9 SW 10 SW 10 SW 11 SW 16
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VG E VG E E E E E E
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54% 55% 47% 53% 64% 68% 71% 76% 78%
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1019 1019 1019 1019 1019 1019 1019 1019 1019
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F F F F F F R F R
Tue 30 Aug 2016
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Overcast Overcast Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Sunny day Sunny day
15.9 ° 16.5 ° 16.1 ° 16.4 ° 16.2 ° 16.0 ° 15.8 ° 15.8 ° 16.1 ° 16.7 ° 17.1 ° 18.6 ° 19.5 ° 20.6 ° 22.2 ° 21.7 °
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WSW 13 WSW 10 WSW 9 WSW 9 WSW 11 WSW 8 SW 13 WSW 11 WSW 11 WSW 13 WSW 11 SW 9 SW 13 SW 10 SW 13 SSW 17 29
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E E VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
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81% 81% 84% 86% 86% 86% 87% 84% 81% 74% 74% 71% 66% 62% 56% 55%
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1019 1019 1019 1019 1019 1019 1019 1019 1020 1020 1020 1020 1020 1019 1019 1018
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F R R R F F F R R R R R F F F F
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Issued at: 1500 on Tue 30 Aug 2016

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Extremes

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Dumfries, Galloway, Lothian & Borders extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Edinburgh Botanic Gardens 20.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dundrennan 16.4 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Threave 5.8 °C
Highest rainfall Carterhouse 0.2 mm
Sunniest Edinburgh Gogarbank 9.9 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Hurn 25.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick 14.4 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Katesbridge 3.1 °C
Highest rainfall Baltasound 5.4 mm
Sunniest St Athan 12.4 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: 0001 on Tue 30 Aug 2016

Weather map

Tue 1500

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 – No data 55.907 -4.533
Leuchars Leuchars – Cloudy 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 intervals 55.515 -4.585
Cairnwell Cairnwell – No data 56.879 -3.42
Charterhall Charterhall – Cloudy 55.709 -2.383
Eskdalemuir Eskdalemuir – Drizzle 55.311 -3.206
Carlisle Carlisle – Cloudy 54.933 -2.963
Campbeltown Airport Campbeltown Airport – Cloudy 55.441 -5.699
Aonach Mor Aonach Mor – No data 56.822 -4.97
Albemarle Albemarle – Sunny intervals 55.02 -1.88
Aberdeen Airport Aberdeen Airport – Overcast 57.206 -2.202
West Freugh (ESAWS) West Freugh (ESAWS) – Overcast 54.859 -4.936
Lossiemouth Lossiemouth – Cloudy 57.712 -3.322
Shap Shap – Cloudy 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