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Windlestraw Law

  • Fog 11 °C

    9 °C

  • Light rain 10 °C

    5 °C

  • Light rain 9 °C

    8 °C

  • Overcast 12 °C

    8 °C

  • Cloudy 11 °C

    7 °C

  • Cloudy 11 °C

    7 °C

  • Cloudy 12 °C

    8 °C

Wednesday (Wednesday 20 September 2017)
Now 17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Warnings
Cloudy Drizzle Mist Fog Fog Drizzle Light rain Light rain
10% 30% 20% 30% 30% 40% 60% 60%
Temperature (°C)
11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 12 °
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Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
8 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SSW 19 26 SSW 25 33 SSW 26 35 S 24 32 S 23 31 SSW 30 40 SSW 32 42 SSW 35 46
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
M P P VP VP VP VP VP
Humidity Expand
99% 98% 98% 99% 99% 100% 100% 100%
UV index Expand
1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 06:53 Sunset: 19:17 Moon phase: Waning crescent Air pollution: 2
Thursday (Thursday 21 September 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 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Warnings
Fog Fog Fog Fog Fog Light rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Drizzle Drizzle Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Clear night Clear night Clear night
30% 30% 30% 20% 20% 60% 80% 90% 90% 90% 90% 90% 80% 40% 40% 20% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% <5% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 9 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 9 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 °
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Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 5 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 3 ° 3 ° 2 ° 1 ° 1 ° 1 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SSW 36 48 SSW 33 44 SSW 31 41 SSW 28 37 SSW 23 31 SSW 17 23 SSW 14 20 WSW 12 16 S 15 20 S 17 23 SSW 21 28 WSW 14 19 W 11 14 W 12 16 W 15 21 W 16 22 W 18 25 W 19 26 W 19 26 W 20 29 W 21 30 W 22 31 W 21 30 WSW 19 27
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VP VP VP VP VP VP VP P P VP VP VP P VP P M VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
100% 99% 100% 99% 99% 99% 99% 99% 98% 99% 99% 99% 98% 98% 98% 96% 95% 93% 92% 89% 90% 89% 88% 88%
UV index Expand
1 1 1 1 1 2 1 1 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 06:55 Sunset: 19:15 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 2
Friday (Friday 22 September 2017)
00:00 01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Clear night Clear night Clear night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light rain Light rain Overcast
<5% <5% <5% 20% 50% 60% 60% 60% 30%
Temperature (°C)
6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 7 ° 7 ° 8 ° 9 °
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Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
1 ° 1 ° 2 ° 1 ° 2 ° 2 ° 3 ° 4 ° 5 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WSW 18 26 SW 17 24 SSW 19 25 S 19 27 S 22 32 SSE 26 37 S 27 38 S 22 32 S 17 28
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG VG M G P P M
Humidity Expand
88% 85% 86% 95% 96% 94% 95% 97% 97%
UV index Expand
1 2 1 1
Sunrise: 06:56 Sunset: 19:12 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 2
Saturday (Saturday 23 September 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy
20% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 10 ° 11 ° 12 ° 11 ° 10 °
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Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 6 ° 8 ° 8 ° 7 ° 6 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
S 17 28 S 18 30 S 20 33 S 22 35 S 24 40 S 23 39 S 22 35 S 23 37
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
M M M M G G VG VG
Humidity Expand
98% 97% 98% 97% 92% 90% 92% 91%
UV index Expand
1 2 1 1
Sunrise: 06:58 Sunset: 19:09 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 2
Sunday (Sunday 24 September 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
9 ° 8 ° 8 ° 9 ° 11 ° 11 ° 10 ° 9 °
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Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
5 ° 4 ° 4 ° 6 ° 8 ° 9 ° 8 ° 7 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
S 23 37 S 20 32 S 17 26 S 14 22 S 13 23 S 12 21 S 10 16 SSE 10 14
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG G G G VG VG VG G
Humidity Expand
88% 91% 93% 89% 85% 82% 91% 94%
UV index Expand
1 2 1
Sunrise: 07:00 Sunset: 19:07 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 2
Monday (Monday 25 September 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Mist Mist Mist Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
20% 20% 20% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 9 ° 11 ° 11 ° 10 ° 9 °
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Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
6 ° 5 ° 5 ° 6 ° 8 ° 9 ° 8 ° 6 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SSE 9 14 S 10 15 SSE 11 16 SSE 12 19 SSE 11 20 SSE 11 19 SE 11 16 SE 11 16
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
P P P G G VG G G
Humidity Expand
95% 97% 97% 94% 87% 84% 93% 96%
UV index Expand
1 2 1
Sunrise: 07:02 Sunset: 19:04 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
Tuesday (Tuesday 26 September 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Mist Mist Mist Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
20% 20% 20% 20% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
8 ° 8 ° 7 ° 9 ° 11 ° 11 ° 10 ° 9 °
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Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 6 ° 8 ° 9 ° 7 ° 6 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SE 11 16 SE 11 15 SE 11 16 SE 13 20 SE 14 25 SE 15 26 SE 15 24 SE 16 25
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
P P P G VG VG G G
Humidity Expand
96% 97% 98% 93% 86% 86% 92% 94%
UV index Expand
1 2 1
Sunrise: 07:04 Sunset: 19:01 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
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Met Office 16:00, Wed
Updated 15:00 on Wed 20 Sep 2017 BST
Tiree Heavy rain 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Sunny intervals 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Heavy rain 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Cloudy 53.479 -2.247
Brighton Sunny intervals 50.822 -0.136
Dover Cloudy 51.126 1.318
Exeter Heavy rain 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Cloudy 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Sunny intervals 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Cloudy 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Sunny intervals 51.556 -1.778
York Sunny intervals 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Heavy rain 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Overcast 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Light rain 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Heavy rain 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Heavy rain 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Heavy rain 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Overcast 52.512 -3.312
Fort William Heavy rain 56.82 -5.104
Belfast Heavy rain 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Light rain 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Heavy rain 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Heavy rain 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Heavy rain 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Heavy rain 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Cloudy 60.154 -1.143
London Overcast 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Cloudy 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry Heavy rain 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Cloudy 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Cloudy 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Light rain 58.439 -3.092
  • Regional
  • UK 5 days
  • UK 6-30 days

Regional Forecast for Dumfries, Galloway, Lothian & Borders

Headline:

Cloudy with rain, some heavy, brightening up during Thursday.

This Evening and Tonight:

Overcast with rain, heavy at times especially across Dumfries and Galloway this evening. Rain lighter for a while tonight but a few heavier bursts again by morning. Breezy start in Southwest, and strong winds along Lothian coastal strip around midnight. Minimum temperature 10 °C.

Thursday:

Cloudy morning with rain, locally heavy at first but soon easing. Slowly brighter spells spreading from southwest during afternoon, with most seeing a fine end to the afternoon. Maximum temperature 14 °C.

Outlook for Friday to Sunday:

A bright start on Friday then cloudy with occasional rain later. Saturday mainly dry, strong southerly winds, and warmer away from southern coasts. Sunshine and scattered showers on Sunday.

Updated: 14:30 on Wed 20 Sep 2017 BST

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

Rain for many overnight.

This Evening and Tonight:

Outbreaks of rain will continue over Northern Ireland, Scotland, Wales and western and northern parts of England, and it will be windy around exposed hills and coasts. The rest of England will be staying mostly dry but breezy.

Thursday:

A band of heavy rain and blustery winds will move across from the west, reaching southeast England later in the evening, with brighter conditions across Northern Ireland following in behind.

Outlook for Friday to Sunday:

Staying mostly dry, bright and warm in the south and east with sunny spells. However, bands of rain and strong winds moving across the north and west at times.

Updated: 15:11 on Wed 20 Sep 2017 BST

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Monday 25 Sep 2017 to Wednesday 4 Oct 2017:

Next week there will be plenty of dry weather, but there will be light rain for a time. It will be rather warm during the day time, but it is likely to be chilly at night with some mist or fog patches possible, which may last well into the morning on some days. The second half of the week will be more unsettled with wet and windy weather more likely in the northwest, with a risk of gales or perhaps severe gales. The best of the drier and brighter weather will be in the southeast. Into the start of October there is an increased chance of all parts seeing the unsettled conditions, with rain and stronger winds likely at times.

UK Outlook for Thursday 5 Oct 2017 to Thursday 19 Oct 2017:

Through early October there is considerable uncertainty in the forecast. It will be changeable, with the northwest likely to see more unsettled conditions with strong winds or gales possible, with perhaps more settled interludes in the southeast. Temperatures will be close to or slightly above normal. However, there will be some chilly nights with early morning mist and fog as well as an increased chance of frost, most likely in the north.

Updated: 15:11 on Wed 20 Sep 2017 BST

Location details

Windlestraw Law

Location
55.678, -2.999
Altitude
659.0 m above mean sea level

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