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Kirkcaldy forecast
Mon 05 Dec 2016
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Clear night Clear night Mist Fog Fog Mist Mist Sunny day Sunny day Mist Mist Mist Mist Mist Mist Mist Mist Mist
-3.7 ° -4.5 ° -4.5 ° -3.3 ° -3.8 ° -3.5 ° -2.0 ° -0.7 ° 0.9 ° 1.3 ° -0.2 ° -1.2 ° -1.6 ° -2.4 ° -2.6 ° -2.9 ° -2.3 ° -3.3 ° -2.6 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) arrow down
S 2 WSW 2 W 1 W 2 W 2 E 1 WSW 1 WNW 2 SW 2 SW 2 SW 2 SSW 1 SSW 2 SE 1 SSW 2 SW 2 SSW 3 S 1 S 3
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
G G M VP VP P M M M M M M M M M P M M M
Humidity arrow down
94% 92% 92% 96% 95% 95% 96% 96% 92% 90% 96% 93% 96% 94% 95% 95% 97% 94% 96%
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Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
F F F F R R R F F F F F F F R R R F F
Tue 06 Dec 2016
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Fog Fog Partly cloudy night Overcast Mist Mist
-2.8 ° -2.3 ° -3.3 ° -2.5 ° -3.3 ° -1.7 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) arrow down
S 1 SSW 2 S 1 SSW 2 SSE 2 W 2
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
VP VP M G M M
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96% 98% 95% 96% 94% 99%
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Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
F F R R F F
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Issued at: 0500 on Tue 6 Dec 2016

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Extremes

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Central Tayside & Fife extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Tyndrum 3.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Strathallan -0.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Strathallan -6.6 °C
Highest rainfall Tyndrum 0.2 mm
Sunniest Leuchars 3.7 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Plymouth 12.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Aviemore -3.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Aviemore -9.8 °C
Highest rainfall Lerwick 0.6 mm
Sunniest Odiham 5.9 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)

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: 2302 on Mon 5 Dec 2016

Weather map

Tue 0500

Weather observation map for Kirkcaldy

Kirkcaldy Kirkcaldy – Mist 56.1147 -3.1517
Leuchars Leuchars – Mist 56.377 -2.862
Drumalbin Drumalbin – Cloudy 55.627 -3.735
Glasgow/Bishopton Glasgow/Bishopton – Fog 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) – Clear night 55.285 -2.279
Charterhall Charterhall – Mist 55.709 -2.383
Prestwick RNAS Prestwick RNAS – Overcast 55.515 -4.585
Eskdalemuir Eskdalemuir – Mist 55.311 -3.206
Aberdeen Airport Aberdeen Airport – Cloudy 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 – Overcast 55.441 -5.699
Lossiemouth Lossiemouth – Partly cloudy night 57.712 -3.322
Albemarle Albemarle – Partly cloudy night 55.02 -1.88
West Freugh (ESAWS) West Freugh (ESAWS) – Overcast 54.859 -4.936
Bealach Na Ba Bealach Na Ba – No data 57.4175 -5.689
Shap Shap – Partly cloudy 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