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Sighthill forecast
Thu 05 May 2016
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9.2 ° 9.2 ° 9.4 ° 9.2 ° 9.1 ° 9.5 ° 9.9 ° 10.1 ° 10.5 ° 11.7 ° 13.1 ° 13.8 ° 13.7 ° 13.5 ° 13.2 ° 14.9 ° 14.1 ° 13.9 ° 13.0 ° 11.5 ° 9.8 ° 9.2 °
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SW 9 SSW 17 32 SSW 16 SSW 13 SSW 13 SSW 8 SSW 10 SSW 10 SSW 10 SSW 14 SSW 14 SW 18 30 WSW 15 29 WSW 10 SW 10 SW 14 SW 10 SSW 11 SSW 8 SSW 6 SW 5 SW 5
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76% 76% 77% 81% 82% 80% 80% 79% 81% 75% 71% 60% 59% 57% 57% 55% 55% 59% 60% 66% 75% 77%
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1016 1016 1016 1016 1016 1016 1016 1016 1016 1016 1016 1016 1016 1016 1016 1016 1016 1016 1016 1016 1017 1017
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Fri 06 May 2016
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Overcast Overcast Overcast
7.8 ° 7.1 ° 7.2 °
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SW 2 W 2 S 3
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85% 89% 90%
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1017 1017 1017
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R S S
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Issued at: 0200 on Fri 6 May 2016

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Extremes

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Dumfries, Galloway, Lothian & Borders extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Edinburgh Botanic Gardens 15.6 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dundrennan 9.9 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Eskdalemuir 4.8 °C
Highest rainfall Threave 2.8 mm
Sunniest Edinburgh Gogarbank 2.8 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Northolt 21.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dundrennan 9.9 °C
Lowest minimum temperature South Newington -0.5 °C
Highest rainfall Achnagart 5.4 mm
Sunniest Reading University 13.7 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 6 May 2016

Weather map

Fri 0200

Weather observation map for Sighthill

Sighthill Sighthill – Overcast 55.9217 -3.2854
Drumalbin Drumalbin – Overcast 55.627 -3.735
Glasgow/Bishopton Glasgow/Bishopton – Partly cloudy night 55.907 -4.533
Leuchars Leuchars – Overcast 56.377 -2.862
Redesdale Camp (SAMOS) Redesdale Camp (SAMOS) – Overcast 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 – Cloudy 55.709 -2.383
Cairnwell Cairnwell – No data 56.879 -3.42
Eskdalemuir Eskdalemuir – Overcast 55.311 -3.206
Carlisle Carlisle – Cloudy 54.933 -2.963
Campbeltown Airport Campbeltown Airport – Overcast 55.441 -5.699
Albemarle Albemarle – Overcast 55.02 -1.88
Aonach Mor Aonach Mor – No data 56.822 -4.97
Aberdeen Airport Aberdeen Airport – Overcast 57.206 -2.202
West Freugh (ESAWS) West Freugh (ESAWS) – Mist 54.859 -4.936
Lossiemouth Lossiemouth – Cloudy 57.712 -3.322
Shap Shap – Overcast 54.501 -2.684
Leeming Leeming – Clear night 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