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Day Weather Maximum Day Temperature Minimum Night Temperature Wind Direction and Speed

Sunny Intervals

8°C 46°F 5°C 41°F Westerly
24km/h 15mph

Light Rain

11°C 52°F 9°C 48°F South Westerly
31km/h 19mph

Light Rain

9°C 48°F 7°C 45°F West South Westerly
18km/h 11mph

Light Cloud

8°C 46°F 4°C 39°F West South Westerly
21km/h 13mph

Light Rain Shower

7°C 45°F 3°C 37°F West South Westerly
24km/h 15mph



Sunrise 08:37 Sunset 15:47

Last updated 13:13

Weather forecast details for Saturday 20 December. Each column contains hourly forecast details for weather conditions, temperature, wind speed, wind direction, humidity, visibility and pressure.
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Weather Conditions Sunny Intervals Light Cloud Light Cloud Light Cloud Light Cloud Thick Cloud Light Cloud Light Cloud Light Cloud Light Cloud Light Cloud Thick Cloud Thick Cloud Light Rain Light Rain Light Rain         
Temperature (°C/°F) 7°C 45°F 7°C 45°F 6°C 43°F 6°C 43°F 6°C 43°F 6°C 43°F 6°C 43°F 6°C 43°F 6°C 43°F 7°C 45°F 7°C 45°F 7°C 45°F 7°C 45°F 7°C 45°F 7°C 45°F 7°C 45°F         
Wind Speed (mph/km/h) 16km/h 10mph Westerly 14km/h 9mph Westerly 10km/h 6mph Westerly 10km/h 6mph West South Westerly 11km/h 7mph South Westerly 13km/h 8mph West South Westerly 14km/h 9mph West South Westerly 14km/h 9mph West South Westerly 14km/h 9mph West South Westerly 14km/h 9mph South Westerly 18km/h 11mph South Westerly 19km/h 12mph West South Westerly 21km/h 13mph South Westerly 23km/h 14mph South Westerly 23km/h 14mph South Westerly 24km/h 15mph South Westerly         
Wind Direction W W W WSW SW WSW WSW WSW WSW SW SW WSW SW SW SW SW         
Humidity 79% 81% 85% 88% 91% 91% 89% 91% 90% 89% 87% 87% 86% 89% 90% 92%         
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) VG E VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG G G G         
Pressure (Millibars) 1022 1023 1024 1024 1024 1024 1024 1024 1024 1023 1023 1023 1022 1021 1020 1019         

SW Scotland, Lothian Borders

Forecast Summary

  • Today

    Early showers soon becoming confined to the Galloway coasts. Otherwise after a chilly start a bright day with some long sunny spells, especially across Lothian and Borders, the sunshine becomes increasingly hazy later in west. Occasionally strong northwesterly winds easing.

  • Tonight

    A few early clear spells in east but cloud spreads east through the evening. Outbreaks of rain spread east overnight becoming persistent at times across Galloway. Strengthening southwesterly breeze.

Environmental Summary

UV: 1

UK Range: 1-7

Pollution: Low

UK Range: Low to Very High

Met Office Warnings Issued For: Dumfries and Galloway

  1. Yellow early warning of rain

    1500 on Sun 21 December
    1500 on Mon 22 December
    Updated 20 December at 10:44


    Outbreaks of rain spreading southeast across Scotland on Sunday will turn heavier across the western Central Belt and Southwest Scotland during the afternoon and evening. The rain will continue overnight and into Sunday morning before clearing southwards by early afternoon.

    The public should be aware of the risk of localised flooding, particularly on the road network, where there will be a lot of surface water and spray.

A list of all UK Warnings can be found on our More UK Weather page.

Weather Warnings Key

  • Red: Take action
  • Amber: Be prepared
  • Yellow: Be aware

Issued by the Met Office

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Observed at 13:00, Saturday 20 December

Light Cloud

6°C 43°F

21km/h 13mph West North Westerly

Humidity: 76%

Visibility: Very Good

Pressure: 1021mb, Rising

Observation station: Eskdalemuir

(Lat: 55.311 | Lon: -3.206)

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