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

Light Rain

12°C 54°F 10°C 50°F West South Westerly
37km/h 23mph

Heavy Rain

11°C 52°F 7°C 45°F West North Westerly
11km/h 7mph

Light Cloud

8°C 46°F 4°C 39°F Westerly
18km/h 11mph

Light Cloud

7°C 45°F 5°C 41°F Westerly
32km/h 20mph


8°C 46°F 1°C 34°F North Westerly
24km/h 15mph



Sunrise 08:43 Sunset 15:54

Last updated 14:33

Weather forecast details for Sunday 21 December. Each column contains hourly forecast details for weather conditions, temperature, wind speed, wind direction, humidity, visibility and pressure.
Time 1500 hours1800 hours2100 hours0000 hours
0300 hours   
Weather Conditions Light Rain Shower Light Cloud Heavy Rain Heavy Rain Light Rain    
Temperature (°C/°F) 12°C 54°F 12°C 54°F 12°C 54°F 12°C 54°F 11°C 52°F    
Wind Speed (mph/km/h) 32km/h 20mph South Westerly 31km/h 19mph South Westerly 31km/h 19mph West South Westerly 31km/h 19mph West South Westerly 31km/h 19mph South Westerly    
Wind Direction SW SW WSW WSW SW    
Humidity 89% 90% 90% 90% 91%    
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) VG VG M M G    
Pressure (Millibars) 1011 1009 1007 1007 1005    

SW Scotland, Lothian Borders

Forecast Summary

  • Today

    A rather cloudy day with outbreaks of rain, the rain most persistent and occasionally heavy across Dumfries and Galloway through the afternoon. Some brighter spells possible across eastern parts. Strong southwesterly winds, with gusts around 65mph possible in east. Mild.

  • Tonight

    Remaining cloudy with outbreaks of rain, the rain heaviest and most persistent across Dumfries and Galloway with a risk of localised flooding. Gusty winds in east easing.

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 13:41


    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 Monday 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.

  2. Yellow early warning of rain

    0010 on Tue 23 December
    1800 on Tue 23 December
    Updated 21 December at 11:24


    Persistent rain is likely to return southwestern Scotland for much of Tuesday.
    With this rain falling onto already saturated ground, the public should be aware of the risk of disruption due to localised flooding.

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

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Observed at 13:00, Sunday 21 December

Light Cloud

12°C 54°F

39km/h 24mph West South Westerly

Humidity: 86%

Visibility: Very Good

Pressure: 1013mb, Falling

Observation station: West Nicholson

(Lat: 54.85 | Lon: -4.95)

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