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Sighthill forecast
Tue 01 Sep 2015
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Overcast Overcast Mist Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Overcast Light shower day Overcast Light shower day Cloudy Overcast Overcast Light shower night Overcast
9.9 9.7 8.7 8.7 9.2 11.5 12.3 13.5 15.2 15.9 16.0 14.9 15.0 15.1 15.6 14.0 13.2 11.9 11.2 10.9
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SSW 3 S 3 SW 1 S 5 SW 3 WNW 3 W 6 NW 6 NW 10 NW 10 NW 8 NNW 10 NW 10 WNW 9 WNW 13 NW 8 NW 7 SSE 1 W 2 WSW 3
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
G VG M G VG VG VG VG VG E E E E E E E E E E VG
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97% 96% 96% 97% 97% 87% 81% 66% 59% 54% 56% 59% 61% 64% 63% 72% 79% 83% 91% 94%
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1019 1019 1018 1019 1019 1019 1019 1019 1019 1018 1018 1018 1018 1018 1018 1018 1018 1019 1019 1019
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R F F F R R R F F F F F F F F F R R R R
Wed 02 Sep 2015
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Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Overcast
11.5 11.1 11.0 10.3 10.6
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WSW 2 SW 2 W 3 WSW 3 SSW 5
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E E E E E
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86% 92% 90% 89% 88%
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1019 1019 1019 1019 1018
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
R R F F F
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Issued at: 0400 on Wed 02 Sep 2015

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Extremes

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Dumfries, Galloway, Lothian & Borders extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Edinburgh Botanic Gardens 17.2 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Carterhouse 16.1 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Carterhouse 5.8 °C
Highest rainfall Dundrennan 14.4 mm
Sunniest Charterhall 4.7 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Swanage 20.2 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Loch Glascarnoch 11.9 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Achnagart 4.3 °C
Highest rainfall Aviemore 17.0 mm
Sunniest St Athan 10.2 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 Wed 02 Sep 2015

Weather map

Wed 0400

Weather observation map for Sighthill

Sighthill Sighthill – Overcast 55.9217 -3.2854
Drumalbin Drumalbin – Cloudy 55.627 -3.735
Glasgow/Bishopton Glasgow/Bishopton – Overcast 55.907 -4.533
Leuchars Leuchars – Overcast 56.377 -2.862
Redesdale Camp (SAMOS) Redesdale Camp (SAMOS) – Cloudy 55.285 -2.279
Glen Ogle Glen Ogle – No data 56.423 -4.32
Prestwick RNAS Prestwick RNAS – Light rain 55.515 -4.585
Charterhall Charterhall – Overcast 55.709 -2.383
Cairnwell Cairnwell – No data 56.879 -3.42
Eskdalemuir Eskdalemuir – Overcast 55.311 -3.206
Carlisle Carlisle – Overcast 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) – Cloudy 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
Ronaldsway Ronaldsway – Cloudy 54.0849 -4.6321

Location Details

Sighthill

Location: 55.9217, -3.2854

Altitude: 68m above mean sea level

Edinburgh/Gogarbank

Location: 55.928, -3.343

Altitude: 57 m above mean sea level

Distance from Sighthill: 3.7 km