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Tiree Clear night 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Cloudy 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Clear night 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Heavy shower night 53.479 -2.247
Brighton Partly cloudy night 50.822 -0.136
Dover Partly cloudy night 51.126 1.318
Exeter Cloudy 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Cloudy 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Partly cloudy night 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Partly cloudy night 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Heavy rain 51.556 -1.778
York Partly cloudy night 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Partly cloudy night 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Partly cloudy night 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Clear night 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Clear night 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Light shower night 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Clear night 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Light shower night 52.512 -3.312
Fort William Clear night 56.82 -5.104
Belfast Clear night 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Light shower night 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Clear night 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Heavy rain 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Heavy shower night 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Clear night 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Heavy rain 60.154 -1.143
London Partly cloudy night 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Partly cloudy night 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry Partly cloudy night 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Heavy rain 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Partly cloudy night 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Cloudy 58.439 -3.092
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