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Leuchars (nearest observation site to Glenrothes)

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Glenrothes forecast
Wed 18 Jan 2017
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8.7 ° 8.3 ° 7.8 ° 8.1 ° 8.2 ° 8.6 ° 8.6 ° 8.9 ° 8.8 ° 9.0 ° 8.4 ° 8.0 ° 7.9 ° 7.9 ° 7.1 ° 7.4 ° 7.5 ° 7.3 °
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W 15 WSW 22 W 16 W 18 W 17 W 17 W 16 W 14 W 16 W 15 W 14 W 11 WSW 10 WSW 13 W 10 WSW 9 WSW 9 WSW 11
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VG VG VG VG E E VG E E E E E E E E E E E
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85% 83% 84% 83% 82% 82% 84% 79% 81% 78% 81% 85% 86% 85% 87% 88% 87% 88%
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1032 1032 1032 1033 1033 1033 1033 1033 1033 1033 1033 1034 1034 1034 1034 1034 1035 1035
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Thu 19 Jan 2017
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Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Clear night
6.8 ° 7.0 ° 7.3 ° 7.1 ° 6.0 ° 5.8 °
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W 10 WSW 8 W 11 WSW 11 W 9 W 13
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R F F S F F
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Issued at: 0600 on Thu 19 Jan 2017

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Extremes

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Central Tayside & Fife extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Leuchars 9.2 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Tyndrum 8.2 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Leuchars 7.0 °C
Highest rainfall Tyndrum 0.2 mm
Sunniest Leuchars 0.0 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Tain Range 11.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Wych Cross 2.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Frittenden -7.1 °C
Highest rainfall Lusa 5.0 mm
Sunniest Hurn 7.3 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: 0045 on Thu 19 Jan 2017

Weather map

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Weather observation map for Glenrothes

Glenrothes Glenrothes – Clear night 56.2009 -3.1584
Edinburgh/Gogarbank Edinburgh/Gogarbank – Overcast 55.928 -3.343
Cairnwell Cairnwell – No data 56.879 -3.42
Drumalbin Drumalbin – Overcast 55.627 -3.735
Glen Ogle Glen Ogle – No data 56.423 -4.32
Glasgow/Bishopton Glasgow/Bishopton – Overcast 55.907 -4.533
Charterhall Charterhall – Overcast 55.709 -2.383
Redesdale Camp (SAMOS) Redesdale Camp (SAMOS) – Overcast 55.285 -2.279
Prestwick RNAS Prestwick RNAS – Overcast 55.515 -4.585
Aberdeen Airport Aberdeen Airport – Clear night 57.206 -2.202
Eskdalemuir Eskdalemuir – Overcast 55.311 -3.206
Aonach Mor Aonach Mor – No data 56.822 -4.97
Lossiemouth Lossiemouth – Clear night 57.712 -3.322
Campbeltown Airport Campbeltown Airport – Overcast 55.441 -5.699
Carlisle Carlisle – Overcast 54.933 -2.963
Albemarle Albemarle – Cloudy 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 – Overcast 54.501 -2.684

Location Details

Glenrothes

Location: 56.2009, -3.1584

Altitude: 66.0 m above mean sea level

Leuchars

Location: 56.377, -2.862

Altitude: 10.0 m above mean sea level

Distance from Glenrothes: 26.8 km