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Burns Night 2019 weather forecast

Scottish poet Robert Burns

Fri 25 JanFri 25 Jan 2019

Burns Night celebrates the life and poetry of the famous Scottish poet, Robert Burns. It is also known as Robert Burns Day is celebrated on 25 January, which was the poet's birthday.

The day is traditionally celebrated across Scotland with a supper and the recital of some of Burns' most famous poetry. The supper generally consists of haggis and, for the adults, a glass of scotch whisky. Formal dinners are then finished with the traditional Scottish dance, the ceilidh.

Whatever your plans for Burns Night, check the weather forecasts for your area.

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(Forecast below is for Edinburgh).

  • Cloudy 16 °C

    15 °C

  • Cloudy 16 °C

    13 °C

  • Light rain 15 °C

    12 °C

  • Cloudy 17 °C

    13 °C

  • Cloudy 18 °C

    12 °C

  • Sunny intervals 16 °C

    11 °C

  • Cloudy 16 °C

    10 °C

Friday (Friday 17 August 2018)
Now 22:00 23:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night
10% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
16 ° 16 ° 15 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
13 ° 13 ° 12 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
WSW 18 29 WSW 15 29 WSW 16 30
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG G VG
Humidity
83% 81% 81%
UV index
Sunrise: 05:47 Sunset: 20:46 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 2 Pollen: L
Saturday (Saturday 18 August 2018)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00 04:00 05:00 06:00 07:00 08:00 09:00 10:00 11:00 12:00 13:00 14:00 15:00 16:00 17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Light rain Light rain Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Light rain
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 20% 40% 50% 50% 60% 20% 10% 20% 50% 50% 10% 10% 20% 10% 10% 10% 10% 20% 60%
Temperature (°C)
15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 16 ° 16 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 14 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
WSW 16 31 WSW 16 31 WSW 18 35 WSW 17 32 WSW 15 29 SW 14 26 SW 13 26 SW 14 27 WSW 15 29 WSW 15 30 WSW 15 28 WSW 15 28 WSW 15 27 WSW 14 25 WSW 15 26 WSW 15 26 WSW 15 27 WSW 13 24 WSW 11 21 WSW 10 18 WSW 8 14 WSW 6 11 W 5 9 WNW 4 7
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG G G G G G G G G G G G G G G G G G
Humidity
81% 80% 80% 80% 80% 83% 84% 86% 85% 83% 82% 82% 81% 83% 83% 82% 82% 84% 85% 86% 87% 89% 91% 92%
UV index
1 1 1 2 2 3 4 4 4 3 3 2 1 1 1
Sunrise: 05:49 Sunset: 20:43 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 2 Pollen: L
Sunday (Sunday 19 August 2018)
00:00 01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Light rain Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
90% 90% ≥95% ≥95% 80% 50% 20% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
14 ° 14 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
14 ° 14 ° 12 ° 11 ° 11 ° 12 ° 13 ° 14 ° 13 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
NNW 3 5 NNE 4 6 ENE 9 16 NE 12 22 NE 11 19 NE 7 12 ENE 4 8 E 4 8 SE 4 8
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
M M M M M G G G G
Humidity
94% 95% 96% 96% 94% 90% 85% 85% 91%
UV index
1 1 2 2 1
Sunrise: 05:51 Sunset: 20:41 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 2 Pollen: L
Monday (Monday 20 August 2018)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Light rain Cloudy Cloudy
10% 10% 10% 10% 20% 50% 20% 10%
Temperature (°C)
13 ° 12 ° 13 ° 14 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 15 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 14 ° 15 ° 16 ° 15 ° 14 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SSW 3 7 SSW 3 7 SSW 4 7 SSW 4 9 WSW 5 11 W 6 12 N 5 11 SW 5 10
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G G G G G G
Humidity
92% 93% 92% 87% 84% 84% 86% 92%
UV index
1 2 4 2 1
Sunrise: 05:53 Sunset: 20:38 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 2 Pollen: L
Tuesday (Tuesday 21 August 2018)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 20% 20% 20%
Temperature (°C)
14 ° 13 ° 13 ° 15 ° 17 ° 18 ° 17 ° 15 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
13 ° 13 ° 12 ° 14 ° 15 ° 16 ° 15 ° 13 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SSE 6 11 SE 6 11 SE 6 11 SSE 7 14 S 8 17 S 10 21 SSW 12 22 SW 13 24
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G G G G G G
Humidity
93% 93% 93% 87% 80% 78% 83% 87%
UV index
1 2 4 2 1
Sunrise: 05:55 Sunset: 20:36 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 2 Pollen: L
Wednesday (Wednesday 22 August 2018)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Sunny day Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy
10% 10% 10% <5% <5% <5% <5% 10%
Temperature (°C)
14 ° 13 ° 12 ° 14 ° 16 ° 16 ° 14 ° 12 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
12 ° 11 ° 10 ° 12 ° 13 ° 13 ° 12 ° 10 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SW 14 26 WSW 14 25 WSW 13 23 W 15 28 WSW 15 28 SSW 14 27 SW 12 23 WSW 10 18
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
87% 88% 87% 74% 65% 63% 69% 81%
UV index
1 3 5 2 1
Sunrise: 05:57 Sunset: 20:33 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous
Thursday (Thursday 23 August 2018)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light shower day Cloudy
10% 10% 10% 10% 20% 20% 30% 10%
Temperature (°C)
11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 13 ° 15 ° 15 ° 14 ° 12 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
10 ° 9 ° 9 ° 11 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 10 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SW 10 19 SW 11 20 SW 11 21 SW 13 25 SW 14 26 SW 13 26 WSW 12 22 SW 10 18
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG G G G VG G G G
Humidity
86% 88% 88% 80% 72% 71% 76% 85%
UV index
1 2 4 2 1
Sunrise: 05:59 Sunset: 20:31 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous
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