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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 Cèilidh, where you can dance your way into the new year.

  • Cloudy 13 °C

    5 °C

  • Cloudy 10 °C

    6 °C

  • Cloudy 12 °C

    6 °C

  • Sunny day 12 °C

    4 °C

  • Cloudy 10 °C

    5 °C

  • Cloudy 10 °C

    6 °C

  • Cloudy 10 °C

    5 °C

Saturday (Saturday 23 February 2019)
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 Light rain Light shower day Cloudy Partly cloudy night Clear night Clear night Clear night Partly cloudy night
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 60% 40% 10% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 10 ° 11 ° 12 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 12 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
10 ° 9 ° 8 ° 7 ° 8 ° 9 ° 10 ° 10 ° 11 ° 10 ° 9 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SSE 4 18 S 12 29 S 15 33 S 15 32 SSW 13 27 SSW 14 30 SSW 15 29 SSW 13 24 SSW 11 23 SW 15 29 SSW 14 28 SSW 12 25 SW 12 24 SW 12 25 SW 11 24 SW 10 22 SW 9 21 SW 7 18
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 G G VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
58% 56% 56% 60% 61% 56% 55% 57% 60% 66% 73% 79% 81% 81% 82% 82% 82% 83%
UV index
1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:20 Sunset: 17:33 Moon phase: Waning gibbous Air pollution: 2
Sunday (Sunday 24 February 2019)
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Warnings
Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Clear night Clear night Clear night Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% 10%
Temperature (°C)
9 ° 8 ° 8 ° 7 ° 7 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 7 ° 8 ° 9 ° 9 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 8 ° 8 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
8 ° 7 ° 7 ° 6 ° 6 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 6 ° 7 ° 8 ° 8 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 7 ° 7 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SSE 5 10 SE 4 8 SSE 4 8 SW 4 7 WNW 3 6 SE 3 5 SSE 2 5 SSW 3 5 SSW 3 5 SE 2 5 E 3 6 SE 3 5 ENE 3 7 N 3 6 NE 3 6 ENE 3 6 ENE 3 6 NE 3 8 E 3 7 SE 3 7 SSE 4 9 SSE 4 10 S 4 8 SSW 5 9
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G G M M M M M M M G G G G G G G G G G G G G
Humidity
86% 90% 92% 92% 94% 96% 96% 96% 96% 95% 90% 85% 81% 80% 79% 78% 80% 83% 87% 89% 88% 85% 90% 87%
UV index
1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:18 Sunset: 17:36 Moon phase: Waning gibbous Air pollution: 2
Monday (Monday 25 February 2019)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% <5%
Temperature (°C)
8 ° 8 ° 7 ° 8 ° 11 ° 12 ° 9 ° 8 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
7 ° 7 ° 6 ° 7 ° 11 ° 12 ° 9 ° 7 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
W 4 9 WSW 4 9 SSW 3 6 SSE 4 7 W 4 9 SE 3 8 ESE 3 6 WSW 4 8
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G M G G VG VG G VG
Humidity
89% 89% 92% 89% 80% 79% 90% 85%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:15 Sunset: 17:38 Moon phase: Third quarter Air pollution: 2
Tuesday (Tuesday 26 February 2019)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Partly cloudy night Clear night Partly cloudy night Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Clear night Clear night
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
7 ° 7 ° 6 ° 8 ° 11 ° 12 ° 9 ° 7 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
6 ° 5 ° 4 ° 5 ° 10 ° 11 ° 8 ° 5 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
WSW 6 11 WSW 7 13 SW 8 14 WSW 8 15 WSW 8 16 WSW 7 14 SW 6 10 WSW 6 10
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG G
Humidity
77% 74% 78% 79% 71% 71% 86% 90%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:13 Sunset: 17:40 Moon phase: Third quarter Air pollution: 3
Wednesday (Wednesday 27 February 2019)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Clear night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
<5% <5% 10% <5% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
6 ° 5 ° 5 ° 6 ° 8 ° 9 ° 7 ° 6 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
4 ° 3 ° 2 ° 3 ° 7 ° 8 ° 6 ° 5 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
WSW 6 11 WSW 6 11 W 6 12 W 7 13 W 7 15 WSW 7 14 W 6 12 SSW 6 12
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G M M G G VG G G
Humidity
92% 94% 95% 93% 84% 81% 89% 92%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:10 Sunset: 17:42 Moon phase: Third quarter Air pollution: 3
Thursday (Thursday 28 February 2019)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night Cloudy
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 7 ° 9 ° 9 ° 8 ° 7 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 7 ° 7 ° 6 ° 5 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
W 6 12 WSW 6 12 SW 6 12 SW 7 14 WNW 9 19 NW 10 19 SSW 9 16 SSW 9 17
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G G VG G VG G
Humidity
93% 94% 94% 91% 82% 80% 87% 90%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:08 Sunset: 17:44 Moon phase: Waning crescent
Friday (Friday 1 March 2019)
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% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 7 ° 9 ° 9 ° 8 ° 7 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 5 ° 6 ° 6 ° 5 ° 4 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
W 9 17 SSW 9 17 SSW 9 16 SSW 9 17 SSW 11 23 SSW 13 25 SSW 13 24 SSW 15 26
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G G G VG VG G
Humidity
91% 91% 90% 87% 79% 78% 82% 82%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:05 Sunset: 17:46 Moon phase: Waning crescent
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