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April 2021 (Means and totals to date are at foot of table)
 
  0900 GMT readings
 Daily  Readings (See notes at foot of page)
Weather in previous 24h & hours of air frost (to 0900 on date)
Date
Date
Pressure
(mb)
Temp (°C)
Relative
Humidity (%)
Wind Speed (mph)
Wind Direction
SoilTemp @ 20cm
(°C)
SnowDepth(cm) or
Pentlands, Lammermuirs, Moorfoots snowline(ft)
@ 0900 GMT
1Maximum Temp (°C)
2Minimum Temp (°C)
3Rainfall
(mm)

4Grass Min Temp
(°C)
5Sun (Hours)

Solar
Rad'n High
(W/m2)

7ET
(mm)
6Max Wind
Speed (mph)
1
1031.2
4.2
83
3
ENE
7.5
7.2
3.7
0.0
2.3
6.30
814
1.22
18
Overcast 31st March. Turning much colder with rain and drizzle pm. Overcast am 1st April
1
2
1035.0
3.3
78
2
WNW
6.5
10.2
– 1.0
0.0
– 6.5
5.39
932
1.62
9
Sunny periods 1st. Clear skies with air frost am 2nd. 5.3h<0C
2
3
1035.9
7.1
73
3
SSE
7.0
14.9
– 0.1
0.0
– 4.9
13.15
652
2.44
18
Sunny periods 2nd. Clear skies with brief air frost am 3rd. 0.2h<0C
3
4
1022.1
5.9
79
9
SW
7.0
9.6
5.2
0.1
4.2
6.32
810
2.18
40
Unbroken sunshine 3rd. Cloud amount increasing am 4th. Gusty wind from SW
4
5
1019.4
0.4
53
10
NW
6.5
<50% cover
5.5
– 2.5
0.0
– 4.0
10.85
942
2.36
33
Sunny periods 4th. Turning much colder early am 5th with snow/hail showers. 8.5h<0c
5
6
1020.7
1.9
62
6
WNW
6.0
4.3
– 1.7
0.0
– 3.2
8.97
896
1.98
30
Prolonged sunshine 5th. Light snow and hail showers am 6th. 8.7h<0C
6
7
1021.8
1.9
64
6
NW
5.0
7.7
1.7
0.0
– 4.0
0.85
949
1.63
17
Prolonged sunshine 6th, a few light snow/hail showers. Clear skies am 7th, 7.9h<0C
7
8
1009.7
7.7
85
9
SSW
6.0
9.7
1.9
0.9
0.5
4.09
788
1.98
47
Mainly overcast 7th and am 8th. Turning less cold
8
9
1011.2
3.9
65
4
WNW
6.0
7.8
0.4
0.0
– 2.2
10.42
849
2.11
20
Cold front with gusty winds (47 mph) early evening 8th. Clear skies am 9th
9
10
1017.1
3.1
65
3
NW
5.5
6.9
– 1.6
1.9
– 4.7
10.34
863
1.65
16
Prolonged sunshine 9th, clear skies am 10th. 8.3h<0c am 10th
10
11
1020.9
2.2
69
3
WNW
5.5
<50% cover
6.7
– 2.0
0.3
– 6.1
8.85
865
1.70
21
Snow and hail showers (large hail) pm 10th. Clear skies am 11th, 9.3h<0C
11
12
1027.6
3.4
62
3
WNW
5.0
9.4
– 1.7
0.0
– 4.8
13.40
747
2.51
15
Light snow showers 11th. Clear skies am 13th with 9.2h<0C
12
13
1032.0
5.8
73
3
WNW
6.0
10.9
1.4
0.0
– 3.0
9.11
879
1.80
10
Unbroken sunshine 12th, clear skies am 13th
13
14
1034.6
6.4
75
2
NW
6.0
– 0.7
– 5.0
Prolonged sunshine 13th, clear skies am 14th with 2.7h<0C
14
15
 
15
16
 
16
17
 
17
18
 
18
19
 
19
20
 
20
21
 
21
22
 
22
23
 
23
24
 
24
25
 
25
26
 
26
27
 
27
28
 
28
29
 
29
30
 
30
31
 
31
 
Total/
Mean
8.5
0.0
3.2
– 6.5
108.24
949
25.18
47
 
Date
 
Pressure
(mb)
Temp
(°C)
Relative
Humidity
(%)
Wind Speed (mph)
Wind
Direction
Soil Temp
at 20cm
(°C)
SnowDepth(cm) or
Pentlands, Lammermuirs, Moorfoots snowline(ft)
1 Mean Maximum
Temp
(°C)
2Mean Minimum
Temp
(°C)
3Total Rainfall
(mm)


4Grass Min
Temp
lowest
(°C)
5Total Sun
(Hours)
Solar
Rad'n highest
W/m2
7Total ET
(mm)
6Max
Wind Speed
(mph)

April 2021 so far (to 0900 GMT on the 14th April)

Overall mean temperature 4.2C (– 3.5 degC of normal)

Precipitation 3.2 mm (5.8%), Sunshine 108.24 hours (77.3%)

 
  0900 GMTreadings
Daily Readings (see notes below)  
   

 

Notes
1. For the 24 hours from 0900UTC* on the date to 0900UTC* on the following day. (The maximum temperature is generally in the afternoon*)
2. For the 24 hours ending at 0900UTC* on the date. (The minimum temperature is generally just after sunrise*)
*Where a maximum is overnight or minimum is during the day the figure is shown in italics. This often occurs in winter
3. For the 24 hours from 0900UTC* on the date to 0900UTC* on following day. SEPA = Scottish Environmental Protection Agency/UKMO 5" diameter gauge
4. For the period from sunset on previous day to 0900UTC* on the date
5.For the period sunrise to sunset on the date
6. For the period 0000UTC*–2400UTC* on the date i.e the Calendar Day
7. Total evapotranspiration on the date (in mm).
* UTC is Universal Time Coordinated. It has been adopted by the UK Met.Office in place of Greenwich Mean Time (GMT). When British Summer Time is in force UTC is BST minus one hour ,e.g.1000BST=0900UTC

 

 

 

 

 


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