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Edinburgh/Gogarbank (nearest observation site to Prestonpans)

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Prestonpans forecast
Tue 01 Sep 2015
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Mist Overcast 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
9.8 9.8 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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W 2 SSW 3 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
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M G 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% 98% 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 1019 1019 1018 1019 1019 1019 1019 1019 1019 1018 1018 1018 1018 1018 1018 1018 1018 1019 1019 1019
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Wed 02 Sep 2015
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Overcast Overcast Overcast
11.5 11.1 11.0
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WSW 2 SW 2 W 3
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E E E
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86% 92% 90%
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1019 1019 1019
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R R F
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Issued at: 0200 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 0200

Weather observation map for Prestonpans

Prestonpans Prestonpans – Overcast 55.9595 -2.983
Drumalbin Drumalbin – Cloudy 55.627 -3.735
Leuchars Leuchars – Overcast 56.377 -2.862
Redesdale Camp (SAMOS) Redesdale Camp (SAMOS) – Cloudy 55.285 -2.279
Charterhall Charterhall – Cloudy 55.709 -2.383
Glasgow/Bishopton Glasgow/Bishopton – Cloudy 55.907 -4.533
Glen Ogle Glen Ogle – No data 56.423 -4.32
Cairnwell Cairnwell – No data 56.879 -3.42
Prestwick RNAS Prestwick RNAS – Partly cloudy night 55.515 -4.585
Eskdalemuir Eskdalemuir – Overcast 55.311 -3.206
Carlisle Carlisle – Cloudy 54.933 -2.963
Albemarle Albemarle – Overcast 55.02 -1.88
Aberdeen Airport Aberdeen Airport – Heavy rain 57.206 -2.202
Campbeltown Airport Campbeltown Airport – Cloudy 55.441 -5.699
Aonach Mor Aonach Mor – No data 56.822 -4.97
Lossiemouth Lossiemouth – Light shower night 57.712 -3.322
West Freugh (ESAWS) West Freugh (ESAWS) – Overcast 54.859 -4.936
Shap Shap – Cloudy 54.501 -2.684
Leeming Leeming – Overcast 54.296 -1.53
Bealach Na Ba Bealach Na Ba – No data 57.4175 -5.689

Location Details

Prestonpans

Location: 55.9595, -2.983

Altitude: 8m above mean sea level

Edinburgh/Gogarbank

Location: 55.928, -3.343

Altitude: 57 m above mean sea level

Distance from Prestonpans: 22.7 km