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Sighthill forecast
Thu 25 Aug 2016
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Overcast Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Mist Mist Mist Mist Mist
14.8 ° 15.5 ° 14.9 ° 14.7 ° 14.3 ° 14.5 ° 14.4 ° 14.1 ° 13.9 ° 13.9 ° 14.0 ° 14.0 °
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ENE 9 ENE 9 ENE 8 ENE 8 ENE 8 ENE 9 ENE 9 ENE 9 NE 6 ENE 6 ENE 6 NNW 3
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VG VG VG VG VG VG G P M M M G
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87% 84% 89% 89% 94% 94% 94% 98% 98% 99% 99% 98%
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1018 1018 1017 1017 1017 1016 1016 1015 1015 1014 1014 1014
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F F F F F F F F F F F F
Fri 26 Aug 2016
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Mist Fog Overcast Fog Fog Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Sunny day Sunny day Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
13.8 ° 13.8 ° 13.5 ° 13.0 ° 11.9 ° 10.0 ° 9.7 ° 11.1 ° 13.4 ° 14.6 ° 15.5 ° 15.8 ° 16.1 °
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NNE 2 ENE 2 SSW 2 WSW 3 ESE 2 SSE 3 W 1 WSW 2 SW 11 SW 15 WSW 15 W 14 W 15
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M VP P VP VP P G G VG VG VG VG VG
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99% 99% 99% 99% 100% 99% 100% 100% 88% 78% 74% 69% 67%
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1013 1013 1012 1012 1012 1011 1011 1011 1011 1012 1012 1012 1012
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F F F F F F F F R R R R R
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Issued at: 1200 on Fri 26 Aug 2016

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Extremes

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Dumfries, Galloway, Lothian & Borders extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Threave 19.4 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Carterhouse 14.4 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Carterhouse 8.5 °C
Highest rainfall Charterhall 1.4 mm
Sunniest Charterhall 0.0 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Writtle 29.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Craibstone 13.5 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Loch Glascarnoch 5.5 °C
Highest rainfall High Mowthorpe 29.8 mm
Sunniest Manston 12.0 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: 0002 on Fri 26 Aug 2016

Weather map

Fri 1200

Weather observation map for Sighthill

Sighthill Sighthill – Cloudy 55.9217 -3.2854
Drumalbin Drumalbin – Overcast 55.627 -3.735
Glasgow/Bishopton Glasgow/Bishopton – Cloudy 55.907 -4.533
Leuchars Leuchars – Cloudy 56.377 -2.862
Redesdale Camp (SAMOS) Redesdale Camp (SAMOS) – Sunny intervals 55.285 -2.279
Glen Ogle Glen Ogle – No data 56.423 -4.32
Prestwick RNAS Prestwick RNAS – Overcast 55.515 -4.585
Charterhall Charterhall – Sunny intervals 55.709 -2.383
Cairnwell Cairnwell – No data 56.879 -3.42
Eskdalemuir Eskdalemuir – Sunny intervals 55.311 -3.206
Carlisle Carlisle – Sunny day 54.933 -2.963
Campbeltown Airport Campbeltown Airport – Sunny intervals 55.441 -5.699
Albemarle Albemarle – Sunny day 55.02 -1.88
Aonach Mor Aonach Mor – No data 56.822 -4.97
Aberdeen Airport Aberdeen Airport – Cloudy 57.206 -2.202
West Freugh (ESAWS) West Freugh (ESAWS) – Sunny day 54.859 -4.936
Lossiemouth Lossiemouth – Light shower day 57.712 -3.322
Shap Shap – Sunny day 54.501 -2.684
Leeming Leeming – Sunny intervals 54.296 -1.53

Location Details

Sighthill

Location: 55.9217, -3.2854

Altitude: 68.0 m above mean sea level

Edinburgh/Gogarbank

Location: 55.928, -3.343

Altitude: 57.0 m above mean sea level

Distance from Sighthill: 3.7 km