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Ballypatrick Forest (nearest observation site to Ballycastle)

Sunday (Sunday 17 December 2017)
17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Partly cloudy night Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast
Temperature (°C)
7.4 ° 7.7 ° 7.7 ° 7.7 ° 7.0 ° 6.7 ° 6.1 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
NNW 15 NNW 15 NNW 15 NNW 14 WNW 9 W 8 W 11
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G G VG G G M
Humidity Expand
80% 78% 85% 82% 88% 90% 93%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1019 1020 1020 1021 1022 1023 1024
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 08:46 Sunset: 15:55 Moon phase: New
Monday (Monday 18 December 2017)
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
Clear night Cloudy Clear night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Mist Mist Clear night Clear night Sunny day Sunny day Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Sunny day Cloudy Overcast Overcast
Temperature (°C)
5.3 ° 6.6 ° 4.8 ° 4.5 ° 4.6 ° 4.4 ° 4.9 ° 4.9 ° 5.4 ° 4.2 ° 6.0 ° 6.8 ° 7.8 ° 7.8 ° 8.6 ° 9.0 ° 9.0 ° 9.2 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 11 W 10 WSW 11 WSW 13 WSW 13 WSW 11 WSW 10 SW 8 SSW 9 SW 6 SW 11 SW 11 SW 14 SW 10 SW 9 SW 9 SW 11 SW 14
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G G G G M M G G VG G VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
92% 91% 96% 97% 97% 97% 98% 97% 93% 92% 87% 80% 74% 74% 71% 71% 71% 72%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1024 1024 1025 1025 1026 1026 1026 1027 1027 1028 1028 1028 1028 1028 1027 1027 1028 1028
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R R R R R R R R R F F F F R
Sunrise: 08:47 Sunset: 15:56 Moon phase: New

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Extremes

Northern Ireland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Derrylincornahoule 12.4 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Killylane 8.4 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Katesbridge 2.6 °C
Highest rainfall Killylane 4.0 mm
Sunniest Magilligan No 2 0.0 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Derrylincornahoule 12.4 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Kinbrace 4.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Topcliffe -6.9 °C
Highest rainfall Kinlochewe 19.0 mm
Sunniest Manston 2.6 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)

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