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Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh weather

  • Heavy shower day 8 °C

    6 °C

  • Heavy shower day 7 °C

    2 °C

  • Light rain 8 °C

    7 °C

  • Light rain 8 °C

    6 °C

  • Cloudy 7 °C

    6 °C

  • Cloudy 8 °C

    5 °C

  • Cloudy 7 °C

    3 °C

Tuesday (Tuesday 20 November 2018)
Now 17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Warnings
Heavy rain Cloudy Light shower night Heavy shower night Light rain Light shower night Light rain Light shower night
80% 20% 40% 60% 50% 40% 50% 40%
Temperature (°C)
7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 3 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
ENE 23 41 ENE 18 35 ENE 21 38 ENE 20 38 ENE 21 39 ENE 21 39 ENE 22 40 ENE 21 40
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
77% 74% 78% 80% 77% 80% 81% 81%
UV index
Sunrise: 07:58 Sunset: 15:58 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous Air pollution: 2
Wednesday (Wednesday 21 November 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
Heavy rain Light rain Heavy rain Heavy shower night Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Light shower day Light shower day Sunny day Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night
80% 60% 90% 70% 90% 90% 90% 90% 90% 80% 80% 80% 80% 40% 40% 10% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 4 ° 4 ° 3 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
2 ° 3 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 3 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 1 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
ENE 23 43 ENE 21 39 ENE 22 41 ENE 20 38 E 20 38 E 20 39 E 19 37 E 20 39 E 17 32 E 15 30 E 14 27 E 16 32 E 15 28 ESE 14 26 ESE 12 23 ESE 12 22 ESE 10 21 ESE 11 23 ESE 10 21 E 8 16 ESE 7 15 E 6 13 E 5 12 ESE 5 11
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG M M M M G M G G G G G G G G G VG VG VG VG VG G G
Humidity
83% 84% 84% 88% 88% 89% 88% 87% 88% 85% 86% 84% 86% 86% 85% 83% 84% 80% 78% 79% 78% 80% 83% 84%
UV index
1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:00 Sunset: 15:56 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous Air pollution: 2
Thursday (Thursday 22 November 2018)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Clear night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Overcast Light rain Overcast Cloudy Light rain
<5% <5% 10% 20% 60% 20% 20% 50%
Temperature (°C)
3 ° 3 ° 4 ° 5 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
1 ° 1 ° 3 ° 4 ° 5 ° 5 ° 4 ° 4 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
ESE 5 10 ESE 4 9 ESE 4 9 ENE 4 11 E 8 16 E 10 19 E 10 20 E 11 21
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G M M G G M
Humidity
86% 89% 88% 92% 93% 90% 88% 89%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:02 Sunset: 15:55 Moon phase: Full Air pollution: 2
Friday (Friday 23 November 2018)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain
50% 50% 60% 50% 50% 50% 50% 50%
Temperature (°C)
7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 5 ° 5 ° 4 ° 4 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
E 11 21 E 11 20 E 10 20 E 9 17 ENE 10 18 ENE 9 17 ENE 8 16 NE 8 14
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
M M M M M M M G
Humidity
89% 90% 90% 90% 90% 90% 91% 92%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:04 Sunset: 15:53 Moon phase: Full Air pollution: 2
Saturday (Saturday 24 November 2018)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Light rain Light rain Cloudy Light shower day Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light rain
50% 50% 20% 40% 20% 20% 20% 50%
Temperature (°C)
6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 7 ° 7 ° 6 ° 6 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
4 ° 4 ° 3 ° 3 ° 5 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
NE 8 14 NE 8 15 NE 8 14 NE 8 15 NE 8 16 NE 9 17 NE 8 16 NE 9 16
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
M G M M G G G G
Humidity
93% 94% 93% 92% 90% 89% 90% 90%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:06 Sunset: 15:52 Moon phase: Full Air pollution: 2
Sunday (Sunday 25 November 2018)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
50% 20% 20% 20% 20% 20% 20% 20%
Temperature (°C)
6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 7 ° 7 ° 6 ° 6 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
4 ° 4 ° 3 ° 3 ° 4 ° 4 ° 3 ° 3 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
NE 9 16 NE 9 17 NE 10 18 NE 10 19 NE 11 20 NE 11 20 NE 10 19 NE 10 19
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G G G G G G
Humidity
90% 91% 89% 89% 86% 85% 87% 85%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:08 Sunset: 15:51 Moon phase: Waning gibbous
Monday (Monday 26 November 2018)
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 Partly cloudy night
20% 20% 20% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 5 ° 5 °
Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C)
3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 4 ° 3 ° 3 ° 2 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
NE 10 18 NNE 9 18 NNE 9 17 NE 9 17 NE 9 17 NNE 9 16 NNE 8 15 NNE 8 14
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
85% 85% 85% 84% 83% 84% 86% 86%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:10 Sunset: 15:49 Moon phase: Waning gibbous
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Tiree Clear night 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Cloudy 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Heavy rain 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Heavy rain 53.479 -2.247
Brighton Heavy rain 50.822 -0.136
Dover Overcast 51.126 1.318
Exeter Cloudy 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Light shower night 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Light rain 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Light shower night 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Cloudy 51.556 -1.778
York Light rain 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Overcast 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Cloudy 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Light rain 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Partly cloudy night 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Cloudy 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Cloudy 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Heavy rain 52.512 -3.312
Fort William Cloudy 56.82 -5.104
Belfast Cloudy 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Cloudy 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Partly cloudy night 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Light rain 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Partly cloudy night 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Cloudy 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Cloudy 60.154 -1.143
London Heavy shower night 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Heavy shower night 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry Cloudy 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Cloudy 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Clear night 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Cloudy 58.439 -3.092
  • Regional
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Regional Forecast for Dumfries, Galloway, Lothian & Borders

Headline:

Rain or showers, spreading west later.

This Evening and Tonight:

Showers or longer spells of rain across Dumfriesshire, the Lothians and Borders. However, Galloway seeing a few clear spells early in the night, but turning cloudier overnight with showers expected towards dawn. Minimum temperature 1 °C.

Wednesday:

A cloudy morning with rain giving way to scattered showers. Turning largely dry in the afternoon with sunny spells, then clearing skies in the evening, but remaining cloudy over Galloway. Maximum temperature 9 °C.

Outlook for Thursday to Saturday:

Continuing rather cloudy through the coming days with showers, these perhaps merging into some longer spells of rain, especially on Thursday. Best of any brighter spells in the west.

Updated: 14:23 on Tue 20 Nov 2018 GMT

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

Fairly cloudy and breezy tonight, with showers for many.

This Evening and Tonight:

Heaviest, most frequent showers across the east, parts of Northern Ireland and coastal counties of southern England. Frost and ice under clear spells in the far northwest and southern England.

Wednesday:

Further frequent showers, some wintry over hills, heaviest for parts of the northeast, southwest and Northern Ireland. Sunny spells elsewhere. Feeling cold, the strongest winds in the north and west.

Outlook for Thursday to Saturday:

Showers, heaviest and most frequent towards the east, perhaps still wintry at first. Becoming less cold by Saturday, with further showers, some heavy, especially in the southwest.

Updated: 14:03 on Tue 20 Nov 2018 GMT

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Sunday 25 Nov 2018 to Tuesday 4 Dec 2018:

On Sunday, showers will continue near eastern coasts, though these will probably die out later. Most other areas will stay rather cloudy with relatively light winds. In the last few days of November, skies will often be fairly cloudy, with the likelihood of some showers, which may bring hill snow to the north of the UK. There will be sunny spells too, although the breeze will make for a marked wind chill at times. It will stay on the chilly side, with patchy frost or ice likely at night. Into early December, there is a lot of uncertainty in the forecast, as there is the chance of either a short-lived milder spell with winds from the west, or perhaps colder weather if the winds turn more northerly or northeasterly.

UK Outlook for Wednesday 5 Dec 2018 to Wednesday 19 Dec 2018:

Through this period, there is likely to be a continuation of cold and mainly dry weather for much of the UK, with sunny spells and a few showers. However, there is a chance that during early December the weather pattern may change temporarily, with fronts moving in from the west across the Atlantic. This would bring longer spells of rain, interspersed with brighter, showery interludes, and it would also become less cold. However, even if this change does happen, it won't be long before we have more settled weather again, perhaps by the middle of December. This would mean a return to colder conditions, with overnight frost and fog more likely.

Updated: 14:03 on Tue 20 Nov 2018 GMT

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Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh

Location
55.966, -3.212
Altitude
23 m above mean sea level

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