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Kirkcaldy forecast
Sat 24 Sep 2016
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Light rain Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Light shower night
16.7 ° 16.6 ° 16.6 ° 16.5 ° 15.5 °
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S 14 31 S 14 29 S 9 S 6 SSW 10
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
E VG VG G M
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77% 78% 79% 79% 87%
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1003 1003 1003 1003 1003
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
F F F F F
Sun 25 Sep 2016
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Cloudy Overcast Light rain Cloudy Overcast Overcast Light rain Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny day Sunny intervals Heavy shower day Cloudy Sunny intervals Heavy shower day Light shower day Light shower day Light rain
15.5 ° 15.5 ° 14.6 ° 14.0 ° 15.0 ° 14.4 ° 13.8 ° 12.6 ° 12.8 ° 12.4 ° 12.1 ° 13.4 ° 13.9 ° 12.7 ° 15.7 ° 15.5 ° 13.6 ° 10.8 ° 11.2 ° 10.3 °
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SSW 9 22 SSW 8 SSW 2 SE 3 SW 8 S 3 SW 8 SW 5 SW 7 WSW 8 SW 8 SW 15 WSW 13 WSW 15 29 SW 15 26 WSW 16 SW 18 31 WSW 16 36 SW 10 SW 8
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
E E G VG VG VG G VG VG VG VG VG VG G VG VG VG VG VG VG
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85% 83% 91% 94% 81% 85% 76% 80% 77% 79% 77% 69% 69% 74% 57% 55% 61% 81% 80% 81%
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1002 1002 1002 1001 1002 1001 1001 1002 1003 1003 1004 1005 1005 1005 1006 1006 1007 1008 1008 1009
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
F F F F F F F R R R R R R R R R R R R R
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Issued at: 1900 on Sun 25 Sep 2016

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Extremes

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Central Tayside & Fife extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Leuchars 18.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Tyndrum 15.9 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Tyndrum 12.3 °C
Highest rainfall Tyndrum 41.6 mm
Sunniest Leuchars 0.0 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Gravesend 24.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick 13.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature East Malling 6.3 °C
Highest rainfall Tyndrum 41.6 mm
Sunniest Wattisham 9.7 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 Sun 25 Sep 2016

Weather map

Sun 1900

Weather observation map for Kirkcaldy

Kirkcaldy Kirkcaldy – Light rain 56.1147 -3.1517
Leuchars Leuchars – Cloudy 56.377 -2.862
Drumalbin Drumalbin – Cloudy 55.627 -3.735
Glasgow/Bishopton Glasgow/Bishopton – Cloudy 55.907 -4.533
Cairnwell Cairnwell – No data 56.879 -3.42
Glen Ogle Glen Ogle – No data 56.423 -4.32
Redesdale Camp (SAMOS) Redesdale Camp (SAMOS) – Partly cloudy night 55.285 -2.279
Charterhall Charterhall – Partly cloudy night 55.709 -2.383
Prestwick RNAS Prestwick RNAS – Cloudy 55.515 -4.585
Eskdalemuir Eskdalemuir – Cloudy 55.311 -3.206
Aberdeen Airport Aberdeen Airport – Clear night 57.206 -2.202
Carlisle Carlisle – Partly cloudy night 54.933 -2.963
Aonach Mor Aonach Mor – No data 56.822 -4.97
Campbeltown Airport Campbeltown Airport – Cloudy 55.441 -5.699
Lossiemouth Lossiemouth – Partly cloudy night 57.712 -3.322
Albemarle Albemarle – Cloudy 55.02 -1.88
West Freugh (ESAWS) West Freugh (ESAWS) – Sunny intervals 54.859 -4.936
Bealach Na Ba Bealach Na Ba – No data 57.4175 -5.689
Shap Shap – Clear night 54.501 -2.684

Location Details

Kirkcaldy

Location: 56.1147, -3.1517

Altitude: 6.0 m above mean sea level

Edinburgh/Gogarbank

Location: 55.928, -3.343

Altitude: 57.0 m above mean sea level

Distance from Kirkcaldy: 23.9 km