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Edinburgh/Gogarbank (nearest observation site to Prestonpans)

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Prestonpans forecast
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Wed 28 Jan 2015
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Light snow Sunny day Cloudy Overcast Light snow shower night Light snow shower night Heavy snow shower night Light snow shower night Clear night
2.3 2.8 2.7 1.4 0.7 0.0 0.3 -0.3 -0.2
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) arrow down
W 17 37 W 24 37 WSW 14 33 WSW 18 30 WSW 15 30 WSW 8 WSW 15 WSW 15 WSW 17
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
VG E VG VG G VG VG G VG
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90% 82% 81% 82% 91% 96% 90% 94% 89%
Pressure (hPa) arrow down
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Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
F F R F F F F F F
Sunrise: 08:15 Sunset: 16:37 Moon phase: First quarter
Thu 29 Jan 2015
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Clear night Cloudy Heavy snow Partly cloudy night Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Clear night Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Cloudy
-0.7 -0.1 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1 -0.4 -1.0 -1.0 -0.7 -0.2 0.6 1.7 2.4
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) arrow down
WSW 15 WSW 14 WSW 10 WSW 13 SW 13 WSW 16 WSW 14 SW 15 WSW 11 SW 13 SW 11 WSW 13 SW 10 WSW 13
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
VG VG P VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity arrow down
89% 89% 97% 91% 91% 90% 89% 86% 88% 88% 85% 82% 80% 80%
Pressure (hPa) arrow down
983 982 982 981 980 979 978 977 976 976 975 974 974 973
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
F F F F F F F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 08:13 Sunset: 16:39 Moon phase: First quarter
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Issued at: 1300 on Thu 29 Jan 2015

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Extremes

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Dumfries, Galloway, Lothian & Borders extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Logan Botanic Garden 4.6 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Carterhouse 2.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature West Freugh 1.2 °C
Highest rainfall Eskdalemuir 14.8 mm
Sunniest Edinburgh Gogarbank 0.8 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Swanage 11.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 0.2 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Dalwhinnie 0.0 °C
Highest rainfall Achnagart 32.2 mm
Sunniest Valley 3.9 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)

Issued at: 2303 on Wed 28 Jan 2015

Weather map

Thu 1300

Weather observation map for Prestonpans

Prestonpans Prestonpans – Cloudy 55.9595 -2.983
Biggar Biggar – Cloudy 55.6234 -3.5226
Dundee Dundee – Sunny intervals 56.4621 -2.9692
Jedburgh Jedburgh – Sunny day 55.4777 -2.5534
Berwick-upon-Tweed Berwick-upon-Tweed – Sunny day 55.7702 -2.0038
Glasgow Glasgow – Cloudy 55.8643 -4.2505
Strathyre Strathyre – No data 56.3257 -4.3234
Cumnock Cumnock – Light rain 55.4535 -4.2645
Dumfries Dumfries – Cloudy 55.0708 -3.6038
Carlisle Carlisle – Sunny day 54.8924 -2.9315
Newcastle Upon Tyne Newcastle Upon Tyne – Cloudy 54.9781 -1.6162
Aberdeen Aberdeen – Sunny day 57.1498 -2.0927
Tarbert Tarbert – Cloudy 55.87 -5.42
Fort William Fort William – No data 56.8199 -5.104
Aberlour Aberlour – Cloudy 57.4751 -3.2155
Stranraer Stranraer – Overcast 54.9033 -5.0228
Kendal Kendal – Sunny day 54.3279 -2.7449
Darlington Darlington – Light snow shower day 54.5235 -1.5579
Craig Craig – No data 57.4889 -5.2754

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