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


7°C 45°F 1°C 34°F East North Easterly
Wind Speed 24 km/h 15 mph

Light Cloud

8°C 46°F 2°C 36°F Northerly
Wind Speed 24 km/h 15 mph

Sunny Intervals

10°C 50°F 5°C 41°F West South Westerly
Wind Speed 14 km/h 9 mph

Light Rain

12°C 54°F 8°C 46°F South Westerly
Wind Speed 23 km/h 14 mph

Heavy Rain Shower

11°C 52°F 4°C 39°F West South Westerly
Wind Speed 32 km/h 20 mph



Sunrise 05:35 Sunset 20:47

Last updated 00:53

Weather forecast details for Thursday 28 April. Each column contains hourly forecast details for weather conditions, temperature, wind speed, wind direction, humidity, visibility and pressure.
Time 0200 hours0300 hours0400 hours0500 hours                    
Weather Conditions Heavy Rain Heavy Rain Light Rain Heavy Rain                     
Temperature (°C/°F) 2°C 36°F 2°C 36°F 3°C 37°F 3°C 37°F                     
Wind Speed (mph/km/h) Wind Speed 21 km/h 13 mph East North Easterly Wind Speed 26 km/h 16 mph North Easterly Wind Speed 27 km/h 17 mph North Easterly Wind Speed 29 km/h 18 mph North Easterly                     
Wind Direction ENE NE NE NE                     
Humidity 94% 95% 93% 94%                     
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) PGVGM                    
Pressure (Millibars) 1000 1000 1000 1000                     

SW Scotland, Lothian Borders

Forecast Summary

  • Tonight

    Cloudy with outbreaks of rain, with sleet and snow on higher ground, especially teh Lothians and Western Borders. Some drier clearer spells in the Southwest.

Environmental Summary

UV: 3

UK Range: 1-8

Pollution: Low

UK Range: Low to Very High

Pollen: Low

UK Range: Low to Very High

Met Office Warnings Issued For: Edinburgh

  1. Yellow early warning of snow

    0005 on Fri 29 April
    1500 on Fri 29 April
    Updated 28 April at 10:38 Active


    This is an update to the warning issued on Wednesday to bring the area on concern further south.

    A spell of persistent and at times heavy snow is expected for parts of eastern Scotland starting on Thursday night and lasting into Friday. By Friday morning, accumulations of 5-10 cm are likely above about 100 m with 15 cm or more possible above 200 m.At lower levels and near coasts an uncertain mix of rain and snow is expected, with rain likely to predominate, bringing the risk of standing water on roads.

    Please be aware of the risk of dangerous driving conditions and disruption to transport.

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 00:00, Friday 29 April

Light Snow

1°C 34°F

Wind Speed 13 km/h 8 mph North North Westerly

Humidity: 99%

Visibility: Moderate

Pressure: 1000mb, Falling

Observation station: Edinburgh/Gogarbank

(Lat: 55.928 | Lon: -3.343)

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