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Edinburgh/Gogarbank (nearest observation site to Silverknowes)

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Silverknowes forecast
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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 ° 20.1 ° 19.2 ° 17.6 ° 17.3 ° 17.0 ° 16.7 ° 16.7 ° 16.7 °
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Tue 30 Aug 2016
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16.9 °
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78%
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1014
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Issued at: 0000 on Wed 31 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 23.8 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dundrennan 16.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Charterhall 12.0 °C
Highest rainfall Eskdalemuir Trace 
Sunniest Charterhall 7.4 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Gravesend 27.2 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 14.5 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Santon Downham 5.9 °C
Highest rainfall Harris Quidnish 8.8 mm
Sunniest Shoeburyness 13.0 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 Wed 31 Aug 2016

Weather map

Wed 0000

Weather observation map for Silverknowes

Silverknowes Silverknowes – Overcast 55.9715 -3.271
Drumalbin Drumalbin – Overcast 55.627 -3.735
Leuchars Leuchars – Overcast 56.377 -2.862
Glasgow/Bishopton Glasgow/Bishopton – Drizzle 55.907 -4.533
Redesdale Camp (SAMOS) Redesdale Camp (SAMOS) – Overcast 55.285 -2.279
Glen Ogle Glen Ogle – No data 56.423 -4.32
Charterhall Charterhall – Overcast 55.709 -2.383
Prestwick RNAS Prestwick RNAS – Overcast 55.515 -4.585
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
Aonach Mor Aonach Mor – No data 56.822 -4.97
Aberdeen Airport Aberdeen Airport – Cloudy 57.206 -2.202
Albemarle Albemarle – Cloudy 55.02 -1.88
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

Silverknowes

Location: 55.9715, -3.271

Altitude: 45.0 m above mean sea level

Edinburgh/Gogarbank

Location: 55.928, -3.343

Altitude: 57.0 m above mean sea level

Distance from Silverknowes: 6.6 km