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Edinburgh's Hogmanay celebrations 2018 weather forecast

Hogmanay

Sun 30 DecTue 1 Jan 2019

Edinburgh plays host to one of the UK's biggest street parties each year to celebrate the new year.

Scotland's capital hosts a night of celebrations across the city with 148,000 revellers from over 70 countries. Then at midnight, you can watch one of the most spectacular fireworks displays in the country to welcome the start of 2018.

You can also buy tickets for the Concert in the Gardens as well as the traditional Scottish dance, The Keilidh, where you can dance your way into the new year.

  • Cloudy 2 °C

    0 °C

  • Sunny intervals 6 °C

    2 °C

  • Cloudy 6 °C

    6 °C

  • Heavy rain 10 °C

    5 °C

  • Cloudy 7 °C

    4 °C

  • Sunny intervals 6 °C

    3 °C

  • Light rain 7 °C

    4 °C

Saturday (Saturday 15 December 2018)
Now 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 Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light shower night Heavy rain Heavy rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Cloudy
10% <5% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 20% 50% 90% 90% 60% 50% 40% 10%
Temperature (°C)
2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 1 ° 1 ° 1 ° 1 ° 1 ° 1 ° 1 ° 1 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 °
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-1 ° -2 ° -2 ° -3 ° -3 ° -3 ° -4 ° -4 ° -5 ° -5 ° -6 ° -6 ° -6 ° -6 ° -6 ° -4 ° -4 ° -3 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
ESE 9 12 ESE 9 16 ESE 10 19 SE 11 22 SE 14 25 ESE 13 25 ESE 15 28 ESE 16 31 ESE 17 32 SE 19 37 SE 21 41 SE 23 44 SE 23 45 SE 25 48 SE 24 46 SE 18 36 SE 19 36 SE 18 35
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G G G G G G G G G M M VP VG VG VG VG
Humidity
64% 66% 67% 68% 68% 65% 64% 65% 69% 74% 77% 82% 89% 95% 89% 86% 87% 88%
UV index
1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:37 Sunset: 15:38 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 2
Sunday (Sunday 16 December 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 Light rain Light rain Light shower night Light rain Cloudy Light shower night Cloudy Clear night Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Clear night
20% 50% 60% 50% 50% 10% 30% 10% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% <5%
Temperature (°C)
3 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 4 ° 5 ° 5 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
-2 ° -1 ° -1 ° -1 ° 0 ° 0 ° 1 ° 1 ° 0 ° 0 ° 1 ° 2 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 3 ° 3 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SE 16 31 S 16 32 SW 20 38 WSW 19 37 WSW 18 36 SW 17 33 SW 15 31 SW 15 31 SSW 15 30 SSW 13 28 SSW 12 26 SSW 10 22 S 8 18 S 9 19 S 9 18 SSE 8 18 SSE 7 16 S 7 16 S 7 15 SSE 5 11 S 5 10 SSE 4 9 S 4 8 S 4 9
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG G VG VG G VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG G G VG G G G G G G G
Humidity
89% 89% 86% 85% 86% 84% 83% 83% 83% 82% 82% 82% 83% 83% 84% 86% 88% 88% 88% 89% 89% 90% 91% 91%
UV index
1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:38 Sunset: 15:38 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 2
Monday (Monday 17 December 2018)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
10% 10% <5% <5% 10% 10% 20% 10%
Temperature (°C)
4 ° 4 ° 3 ° 2 ° 4 ° 6 ° 7 ° 8 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
2 ° 1 ° 0 ° -1 ° 2 ° 2 ° 3 ° 4 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SW 4 11 SW 6 14 SSW 7 14 SSW 6 12 S 7 14 SSE 10 19 SSE 14 28 SSE 15 30
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G VG VG VG VG VG G VG
Humidity
93% 89% 92% 95% 91% 89% 87% 86%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:39 Sunset: 15:38 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 2
Tuesday (Tuesday 18 December 2018)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light rain Light rain Light rain Light shower night
10% 10% 20% 20% 50% 50% 50% 30%
Temperature (°C)
9 ° 9 ° 10 ° 10 ° 9 ° 8 ° 7 ° 7 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
5 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 5 ° 4 ° 3 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SSE 16 30 SSE 16 32 S 17 34 SSE 19 36 S 19 37 S 17 33 S 13 25 SSW 11 21
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG G M M G G
Humidity
85% 84% 83% 82% 83% 85% 87% 89%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:40 Sunset: 15:38 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous Air pollution: 3
Wednesday (Wednesday 19 December 2018)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Partly cloudy night Clear night Clear night Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
<5% <5% <5% <5% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
6 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 6 ° 6 ° 5 ° 5 °
Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C)
3 ° 2 ° 2 ° 1 ° 3 ° 3 ° 2 ° 2 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SW 12 22 SSW 11 20 SSW 10 19 S 10 19 S 11 20 S 10 19 S 10 19 S 9 17
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
88% 89% 89% 90% 86% 87% 90% 91%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:41 Sunset: 15:39 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous Air pollution: 2
Thursday (Thursday 20 December 2018)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
10% 10% 10% <5% <5% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 4 ° 6 ° 6 ° 5 ° 4 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 3 ° 3 ° 2 ° 2 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SSE 8 15 S 8 14 W 8 14 SW 7 14 WSW 8 15 SW 8 15 SW 8 15 SW 8 15
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G G VG G G G
Humidity
93% 93% 93% 93% 91% 91% 93% 93%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:41 Sunset: 15:39 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous
Friday (Friday 21 December 2018)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
10% 10% 10% 20% 50% 50% 20% 20%
Temperature (°C)
4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 5 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 °
Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C)
1 ° 1 ° 2 ° 2 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 2 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SSW 8 14 SSW 8 15 SSW 8 15 SSW 8 16 S 9 17 S 10 19 S 10 20 S 11 21
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G G G G G VG
Humidity
94% 94% 94% 93% 92% 91% 91% 90%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:42 Sunset: 15:39 Moon phase: Full
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