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Edinburgh/Gogarbank (nearest observation site to Edinburgh Central Youth Hostel)

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Edinburgh Central Youth Hostel forecast
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Issued at: 1700 on Tue 6 Dec 2016

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Extremes

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Dumfries, Galloway, Lothian & Borders extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Logan Botanic Garden 6.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Edinburgh Gogarbank 1.4 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Edinburgh Gogarbank -4.8 °C
Highest rainfall Edinburgh Botanic Gardens 0.2 mm
Sunniest Edinburgh Gogarbank 3.6 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Plymouth 12.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Aviemore -3.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Aviemore -9.8 °C
Highest rainfall Lerwick 0.6 mm
Sunniest Odiham 5.9 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: 2302 on Mon 5 Dec 2016

Weather map

Tue 1700

Weather observation map for Edinburgh Central Youth Hostel

Edinburgh Central Youth Hostel Edinburgh Central Youth Hostel – Light rain 55.9506 -3.183
Drumalbin Drumalbin – Overcast 55.627 -3.735
Leuchars Leuchars – Heavy rain 56.377 -2.862
Redesdale Camp (SAMOS) Redesdale Camp (SAMOS) – Overcast 55.285 -2.279
Glasgow/Bishopton Glasgow/Bishopton – Heavy rain 55.907 -4.533
Charterhall Charterhall – Mist 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 – Light rain 55.311 -3.206
Carlisle Carlisle – Overcast 54.933 -2.963
Campbeltown Airport Campbeltown Airport – Overcast 55.441 -5.699
Albemarle Albemarle – Mist 55.02 -1.88
Aberdeen Airport Aberdeen Airport – Light shower night 57.206 -2.202
Aonach Mor Aonach Mor – No data 56.822 -4.97
West Freugh (ESAWS) West Freugh (ESAWS) – Heavy rain 54.859 -4.936
Lossiemouth Lossiemouth – Light rain 57.712 -3.322
Shap Shap – Overcast 54.501 -2.684
Leeming Leeming – Fog 54.296 -1.53

Location Details

Edinburgh Central Youth Hostel

Location: 55.9506, -3.183

Altitude: 67.0 m above mean sea level

Edinburgh/Gogarbank

Location: 55.928, -3.343

Altitude: 57.0 m above mean sea level

Distance from Edinburgh Central Youth Hostel: 10.3 km