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Edinburgh/Gogarbank (nearest observation site to Prestonpans)

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Prestonpans forecast
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Wed 04 Mar 2015
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Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy
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Sunrise: 06:57 Sunset: 17:52 Moon phase: Full
Thu 05 Mar 2015
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Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Overcast Overcast
6.0 6.3 6.4 6.6 7.3 7.2 7.4 7.3
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Sunrise: 06:55 Sunset: 17:54 Moon phase: Full
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Issued at: 0700 on Thu 05 Mar 2015

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Extremes

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Dumfries, Galloway, Lothian & Borders extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Threave 9.3 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Carterhouse 7.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Carterhouse -0.3 °C
Highest rainfall West Freugh 5.4 mm
Sunniest Edinburgh Gogarbank 8.8 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Durham 11.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 4.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound -2.1 °C
Highest rainfall Tyndrum 17.2 mm
Sunniest Leeming 10.1 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)

Issued at: 2304 on Wed 04 Mar 2015

Weather map

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Weather observation map for Prestonpans

Prestonpans Prestonpans – Overcast 55.9595 -2.983
Drumalbin Drumalbin – Cloudy 55.627 -3.735
Leuchars Leuchars – Cloudy 56.377 -2.862
Redesdale Camp (SAMOS) Redesdale Camp (SAMOS) – Overcast 55.285 -2.279
Charterhall Charterhall – Overcast 55.709 -2.383
Glasgow/Bishopton Glasgow/Bishopton – Overcast 55.907 -4.533
Glen Ogle Glen Ogle – No data 56.423 -4.32
Prestwick RNAS Prestwick RNAS – Overcast 55.515 -4.585
Eskdalemuir Eskdalemuir – Overcast 55.311 -3.206
Carlisle Carlisle – Overcast 54.933 -2.963
Albemarle Albemarle – Cloudy 55.02 -1.88
Aberdeen Dyce Aberdeen Dyce – Sunny day 57.206 -2.202
Machrihanish Machrihanish – Overcast 55.441 -5.699
Aonach Mor Aonach Mor – No data 56.822 -4.97
Lossiemouth Lossiemouth – Cloudy 57.712 -3.322
West Freugh (ESAWS) West Freugh (ESAWS) – Overcast 54.859 -4.936
Shap Shap – Overcast 54.501 -2.684
Leeming Leeming – Cloudy 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