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Edinburgh/Gogarbank (nearest observation site to Edinburgh)

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Edinburgh forecast
Wed 04 May 2016
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Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Sunny day Sunny intervals Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Overcast
8.5 ° 8.5 ° 8.8 ° 9.4 ° 9.5 ° 9.9 ° 10.4 ° 11.0 ° 11.4 ° 12.6 ° 12.5 ° 13.8 ° 12.4 ° 11.8 ° 11.0 ° 10.6 ° 10.3 ° 10.0 ° 9.8 °
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S 8 S 9 SSW 6 SW 17 31 SSW 15 SW 14 29 SSW 19 33 SW 17 29 SW 17 32 SSW 17 32 SW 22 36 SSW 14 33 SW 18 32 SSW 22 41 SSW 16 34 S 10 34 S 13 24 SSW 11 S 11
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VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
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76% 79% 80% 69% 70% 66% 61% 59% 58% 61% 61% 61% 64% 66% 70% 71% 73% 72% 73%
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1021 1020 1020 1020 1020 1020 1020 1020 1019 1019 1018 1018 1018 1018 1018 1017 1017 1018 1017
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F F F F F S F F F F F F F F F F F F F
Thu 05 May 2016
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Overcast Overcast Partly cloudy night Cloudy Overcast Overcast
9.7 ° 9.2 ° 9.2 ° 9.2 ° 9.4 ° 9.2 °
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S 14 29 S 7 SW 9 SSW 17 32 SSW 16 SSW 13
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
VG VG VG VG VG G
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73% 76% 76% 76% 77% 81%
Pressure (hPa) arrow down
1017 1017 1016 1016 1016 1016
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
F F F F F F
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Issued at: 0500 on Thu 5 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 14.6 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Eskdalemuir 9.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Carterhouse 4.9 °C
Highest rainfall Eskdalemuir 0.2 mm
Sunniest Charterhall 3.8 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Gravesend 18.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Eskdalemuir 9.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Santon Downham -1.0 °C
Highest rainfall South Uist 13.6 mm
Sunniest Wellesbourne 14.1 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 Thu 5 May 2016

Weather map

Thu 0500

Weather observation map for Edinburgh

Edinburgh Edinburgh – Overcast 55.9533 -3.1868
Drumalbin Drumalbin – Overcast 55.627 -3.735
Leuchars Leuchars – Overcast 56.377 -2.862
Redesdale Camp (SAMOS) Redesdale Camp (SAMOS) – Cloudy 55.285 -2.279
Glasgow/Bishopton Glasgow/Bishopton – Drizzle 55.907 -4.533
Charterhall Charterhall – Overcast 55.709 -2.383
Glen Ogle Glen Ogle – No data 56.423 -4.32
Prestwick RNAS Prestwick RNAS – Light rain 55.515 -4.585
Cairnwell Cairnwell – No data 56.879 -3.42
Eskdalemuir Eskdalemuir – Overcast 55.311 -3.206
Carlisle Carlisle – Partly cloudy night 54.933 -2.963
Campbeltown Airport Campbeltown Airport – Cloudy 55.441 -5.699
Albemarle Albemarle – Overcast 55.02 -1.88
Aberdeen Airport Aberdeen Airport – Overcast 57.206 -2.202
Aonach Mor Aonach Mor – No data 56.822 -4.97
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 – Clear night 54.296 -1.53
Bealach Na Ba Bealach Na Ba – No data 57.4175 -5.689

Location Details

Edinburgh

Location: 55.9533, -3.1868

Altitude: 60.0 m above mean sea level

Edinburgh/Gogarbank

Location: 55.928, -3.343

Altitude: 57.0 m above mean sea level

Distance from Edinburgh: 10.1 km