Use my current location crosshair

Edinburgh/Gogarbank (nearest observation site to Prestonpans)

Recent locations
Prestonpans forecast
Thu 28 Apr 2016
1400 1500 1600 1700 1800 1900 2000 2100 2200 2300
Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Heavy snow shower night
5.0 ° 6.4 ° 6.5 ° 6.5 ° 6.5 ° 6.2 ° 5.4 ° 4.6 ° 3.3 ° 0.6 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) arrow down
ESE 11 SE 17 SE 17 SE 17 SE 11 ESE 11 E 11 ESE 5 NE 13 NNE 9
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
VG VG E VG E E VG VG VG P
Humidity arrow down
83% 68% 67% 72% 68% 68% 73% 74% 88% 97%
Pressure (hPa) arrow down
1005 1004 1003 1002 1002 1002 1001 1001 1001 1001
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
F F F F F F F F F F
Fri 29 Apr 2016
0000 0100 0200 0300 0400 0500 0600 0700 0800 0900 1000 1100 1200 1300 1400
Light snow Light rain Heavy rain Light snow Light rain Heavy rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Overcast Overcast Cloudy Overcast Light shower day Light rain
0.7 ° 2.6 ° 2.1 ° 1.1 ° 1.6 ° 1.8 ° 2.0 ° 2.1 ° 2.0 ° 2.9 ° 4.3 ° 5.2 ° 5.6 ° 4.4 ° 5.7 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) arrow down
NNW 8 ENE 17 30 N 16 30 N 11 NNW 14 N 14 N 15 N 13 NNW 10 NNW 9 N 13 N 13 NNW 14 N 9 N 15 31
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
M M G G VG G G E VG E E E E E E
Humidity arrow down
99% 95% 95% 97% 97% 95% 95% 95% 96% 92% 79% 74% 72% 85% 83%
Pressure (hPa) arrow down
1000 1000 1000 1000 1000 1000 1001 1002 1003 1003 1004 1004 1005 1006 1007
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
F F F R S R R R R R R R R R R
More detail arrow down

Issued at: 1400 on Fri 29 Apr 2016

= No Data

Extremes

  • Regional
  • UK
  • More info

Dumfries, Galloway, Lothian & Borders extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature West Freugh 9.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Eskdalemuir 3.2 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Eskdalemuir -5.5 °C
Highest rainfall Threave 7.2 mm
Sunniest Edinburgh Gogarbank 4.8 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Exeter Airport 13.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Blencathra 2.9 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kinbrace -5.6 °C
Highest rainfall Tiree 25.4 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 12.3 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 Fri 29 Apr 2016

Weather map

Fri 1400

Weather observation map for Prestonpans

Prestonpans Prestonpans – Light rain 55.9595 -2.983
Drumalbin Drumalbin – Overcast 55.627 -3.735
Leuchars Leuchars – Light shower day 56.377 -2.862
Redesdale Camp (SAMOS) Redesdale Camp (SAMOS) – Cloudy 55.285 -2.279
Charterhall Charterhall – Light shower day 55.709 -2.383
Glasgow/Bishopton Glasgow/Bishopton – Sunny day 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 – Cloudy 55.515 -4.585
Eskdalemuir Eskdalemuir – Light rain 55.311 -3.206
Carlisle Carlisle – Overcast 54.933 -2.963
Albemarle Albemarle – Overcast 55.02 -1.88
Aberdeen Airport Aberdeen Airport – Cloudy 57.206 -2.202
Campbeltown Airport Campbeltown Airport – Sunny day 55.441 -5.699
Aonach Mor Aonach Mor – No data 56.822 -4.97
Lossiemouth Lossiemouth – Sunny intervals 57.712 -3.322
West Freugh (ESAWS) West Freugh (ESAWS) – Sunny intervals 54.859 -4.936
Shap Shap – Overcast 54.501 -2.684
Leeming Leeming – Light shower day 54.296 -1.53

Location Details

Prestonpans

Location: 55.9595, -2.983

Altitude: 8.0 m above mean sea level

Edinburgh/Gogarbank

Location: 55.928, -3.343

Altitude: 57.0 m above mean sea level

Distance from Prestonpans: 22.7 km