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Edinburgh/Gogarbank (nearest observation site to Prestonpans)

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Prestonpans forecast
Thu 11 Feb 2016
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Fri 12 Feb 2016
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Mist Mist Mist Mist Mist Mist
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Issued at: 0500 on Fri 12 Feb 2016

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Extremes

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Dumfries, Galloway, Lothian & Borders extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature West Freugh 8.8 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Edinburgh Botanic Gardens 5.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Eskdalemuir -3.3 °C
Highest rainfall Edinburgh Botanic Gardens 3.6 mm
Sunniest Eskdalemuir 6.8 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Gravesend 10.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Tulloch Bridge 1.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Benson -5.8 °C
Highest rainfall Kinloss 13.8 mm
Sunniest Morpeth Cockle Park 8.5 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: 2304 on Thu 11 Feb 2016

Weather map

Fri 0500

Weather observation map for Prestonpans

Prestonpans Prestonpans – Mist 55.9595 -2.983
Drumalbin Drumalbin – Cloudy 55.627 -3.735
Leuchars Leuchars – Clear night 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 – Clear night 55.907 -4.533
Glen Ogle Glen Ogle – No data 56.423 -4.32
Prestwick RNAS Prestwick RNAS – Cloudy 55.515 -4.585
Eskdalemuir Eskdalemuir – Cloudy 55.311 -3.206
Carlisle Carlisle – Partly cloudy night 54.933 -2.963
Albemarle Albemarle – Overcast 55.02 -1.88
Aberdeen Airport Aberdeen Airport – Cloudy 57.206 -2.202
Campbeltown Airport Campbeltown Airport – Overcast 55.441 -5.699
Aonach Mor Aonach Mor – No data 56.822 -4.97
Lossiemouth Lossiemouth – Fog 57.712 -3.322
West Freugh (ESAWS) West Freugh (ESAWS) – Cloudy 54.859 -4.936
Shap Shap – Overcast 54.501 -2.684
Leeming Leeming – Mist 54.296 -1.53

Location Details

Prestonpans

Location: 55.9595, -2.983

Altitude: 8.0m 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