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Prestwick RNAS

Nearest observation site to Ardrossan

Tuesday (Tuesday 16 January 2018)
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
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light rain Light shower night Light shower day Light snow shower day Overcast Light shower day Light rain Light rain Overcast Overcast Light rain Sleet shower Sleet shower Light rain Light rain Heavy snow shower night Light snow
Temperature (°C)
3.4 ° 3.1 ° 3.7 ° 3.0 ° 2.3 ° 2.7 ° 1.8 ° 2.5 ° 3.4 ° 2.0 ° 1.8 ° 2.8 ° 3.2 ° 1.4 ° 1.6 ° 0.7 ° 1.6 ° 0.8 ° 0.9 ° 1.1 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 21 32 WSW 24 36 W 19 33 WSW 22 38 WSW 14 39 W 16 34 W 15 32 W 18 32 WSW 26 38 WSW 21 44 WSW 19 33 WSW 26 53 WSW 25 37 WSW 14 39 W 22 41 W 18 37 WSW 23 34 WSW 14 W 23 33 W 25 44
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG G VG VG VG G M E G VG G VG G VG P P M E VP M
Humidity Expand
77% 87% 76% 88% 90% 84% 93% 80% 84% 86% 90% 85% 81% 96% 87% 94% 91% 92% 90% 94%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
984 984 984 984 985 985 985 985 984 984 983 983 983 983 983 982 983 983 984 984
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R F R R R R F F F F F F F F R R R R
Sunrise: 08:38 Sunset: 16:21 Moon phase: New
Wednesday (Wednesday 17 January 2018)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00 04:00
Sleet shower Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night
Temperature (°C)
1.5 ° 3.3 ° 2.5 ° 3.2 ° 4.2 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 18 31 W 21 37 W 14 34 WNW 14 30 WNW 16 29
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G E E E G
Humidity Expand
87% 70% 88% 83% 72%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
985 986 987 989 989
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R
Sunrise: 08:37 Sunset: 16:23 Moon phase: New
– = No Data Issued at: Ardrossan forecast >
Met Office
Updated:
Tiree Cloudy 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Clear night 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Light shower night 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Light rain 53.479 -2.247
Brighton No data 50.822 -0.136
Dover No data 51.126 1.318
Exeter Cloudy 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Light snow shower night 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Overcast 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Cloudy 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Clear night 51.556 -1.778
York Cloudy 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Cloudy 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Cloudy 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Cloudy 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Heavy snow 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Cloudy 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Clear night 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Overcast 52.512 -3.312
Belfast Cloudy 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Cloudy 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Partly cloudy night 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Overcast 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Overcast 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Partly cloudy night 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Light snow shower night 60.154 -1.143
London Clear night 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Cloudy 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry No data 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Clear night 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Cloudy 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Cloudy 58.439 -3.092

Extremes

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Strathclyde extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Islay Airport 4.4 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Salsburgh -0.4 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Salsburgh -1.0 °C
Highest rainfall Gt Cumbrae Millport (Observing Site) 13.0 mm
Sunniest Glasgow/Bishopton 0.4 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Scilly St Marys 9.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie -0.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Braemar No2 -2.1 °C
Highest rainfall Sheffield Cdl 17.0 mm
Sunniest Wattisham 6.4 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)

The information shown is initial data as it is received; observations are subject to final quality control after publication on this website. This is particularly the case for rainfall totals during snow events.

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Location details

Ardrossan

Location
55.644, -4.811
Altitude
6.0 m above mean sea level

Prestwick RNAS

Location
55.515, -4.585
Altitude
27.0 m above mean sea level
Distance from Ardrossan
12.5

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