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Braemar Gathering

The Scottish flag flying in the breeze

Sat 3 Sep 2016

The Braemar Gathering dates back to 1832 and takes place on the first Saturday of September every year at the Princess Royal and Duke of Fife Memorial Park. 

Starting at 9.30 am and continuing through until 5 pm, the event this year includes the March of the Atholl and Lonach Highlanders as well as performances from pipers and dancers.

Various sporting activities will be on show to watch, including:

  • Highland dancing
  • Tug of war
  • Hill race

Check the weather forecast below before attending the Braemar Gathering.

  • Overcast 16 °C

    13 °C

  • Light rain 17 °C

    10 °C

  • Light rain 16 °C

    10 °C

  • Light shower day 16 °C

    10 °C

  • Light rain 16 °C

    10 °C

  • Cloudy 16 °C

    11 °C

  • Sunny intervals 16 °C

    10 °C

Tuesday (Tuesday 22 August 2017)
Now 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
Warnings
Heavy shower day Heavy shower day Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Fog Fog Fog Fog
60% 70% 10% 20% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 20% 20% 20% 20%
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
ENE 8 11 ENE 3 8 ENE 2 5 ENE 3 6 ENE 1 3 NE 1 3 ENE 2 4 ESE 2 5 SE 4 8 SE 4 7 SE 2 7 ESE 2 6 E 4 9 ENE 4 9 ENE 3 8 ENE 3 8
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
M M G M G VG VG VG VG G G G VP VP VP VP
Humidity Expand
94% 94% 94% 94% 91% 86% 83% 83% 84% 86% 88% 90% 95% 97% 98% 98%
UV index Expand
1 1 1 2 2 2 2 2 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 0
Sunrise: 05:54 Sunset: 20:38 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 2
Wednesday (Wednesday 23 August 2017)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00 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
Warnings
Fog Fog Light rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Light rain Light rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Drizzle Light rain Cloudy Cloudy Light rain Thunder Light rain Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Clear night Clear night Clear night
20% 30% 60% 80% 90% 50% 60% 90% 90% 90% 40% 50% 10% 10% 40% 60% 40% 10% 10% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5%
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
ENE 3 9 E 3 11 E 4 13 E 7 16 ESE 4 13 E 4 14 ESE 3 10 ESE 3 9 E 5 13 ESE 5 13 E 5 13 ESE 5 13 SE 6 13 SSE 6 13 SSE 5 11 SSE 5 13 S 4 11 SSW 4 11 SW 5 12 WSW 4 12 WSW 4 11 WSW 4 9 W 4 9 W 4 8
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VP VP VP M VP P P P M P VP M G G G G VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
98% 99% 97% 96% 97% 96% 96% 95% 95% 95% 96% 94% 92% 89% 89% 86% 85% 82% 82% 82% 83% 85% 86% 88%
UV index Expand
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 2 2 2 3 2 2 2 2 1 1 1 0 0 0
Sunrise: 05:56 Sunset: 20:35 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 2
Thursday (Thursday 24 August 2017)
00:00 01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Clear night Clear night Clear night Cloudy Cloudy Light shower day Cloudy Light shower day Partly cloudy night
<5% <5% <5% <5% 10% 40% 20% 40% 10%
Temperature (°C) arrow down
12 ° 11 ° 10 ° 11 ° 14 ° 15 ° 16 ° 14 ° 12 °
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11 ° 11 ° 10 ° 11 ° 13 ° 14 ° 14 ° 13 ° 11 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 4 8 W 3 7 W 3 6 WSW 4 8 WSW 5 13 WSW 7 18 WSW 8 19 WSW 6 13 WSW 4 7
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG G
Humidity Expand
89% 92% 93% 92% 80% 74% 70% 78% 91%
UV index Expand
0 0 0 1 2 4 2 1 0
Sunrise: 05:58 Sunset: 20:32 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 2
Friday (Friday 25 August 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light shower day Light shower day Sunny intervals Cloudy
10% 10% 10% 10% 40% 40% 20% 10%
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WSW 3 7 W 4 8 W 3 7 WSW 4 11 WNW 5 13 SE 5 13 SE 4 10 ENE 3 5
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G G G G VG VG G
Humidity Expand
94% 95% 95% 85% 80% 76% 81% 93%
UV index Expand
0 0 1 2 4 2 1 0
Sunrise: 06:00 Sunset: 20:30 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 2
Saturday (Saturday 26 August 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light shower day Light rain Cloudy
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 40% 50% 10%
Temperature (°C) arrow down
11 ° 10 ° 10 ° 13 ° 15 ° 16 ° 14 ° 12 °
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11 ° 10 ° 10 ° 13 ° 14 ° 15 ° 14 ° 12 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
E 3 5 SSW 3 6 E 3 6 SE 4 9 SSE 5 14 S 6 14 SSE 5 11 NW 3 6
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G M M G VG G VG G
Humidity Expand
95% 96% 96% 86% 78% 75% 82% 93%
UV index Expand
0 0 1 2 4 2 1 0
Sunrise: 06:03 Sunset: 20:27 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 2
Sunday (Sunday 27 August 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
10% 10% 10% 20% 10% 20% 20% 10%
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11 ° 10 ° 11 ° 13 ° 15 ° 15 ° 14 ° 13 °
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10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 12 ° 13 ° 14 ° 13 ° 12 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SSW 3 7 S 4 8 SW 4 9 SSW 6 14 SSW 9 19 WSW 9 20 SW 9 18 WSW 8 16
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G G G G G VG G
Humidity Expand
94% 94% 93% 85% 78% 78% 81% 87%
UV index Expand
0 0 1 2 3 2 1 0
Sunrise: 06:05 Sunset: 20:25 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
Monday (Monday 28 August 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Light shower day Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Overcast
10% 10% 10% 10% 40% 20% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C) arrow down
12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 14 ° 15 ° 15 ° 14 ° 13 °
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Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
11 ° 10 ° 10 ° 12 ° 13 ° 13 ° 12 ° 11 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WSW 8 17 W 9 18 SW 8 17 SW 10 21 SW 11 24 SW 11 24 SW 11 23 WSW 10 21
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G G G G VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
90% 90% 91% 84% 78% 78% 81% 85%
UV index Expand
0 0 1 2 3 2 1 0
Sunrise: 06:07 Sunset: 20:22 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
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3 September - Check the local weather forecast before attending the Braemar Gathering.

Since 2011, the event has been run by Braemar Royal Highland Charity.

For further information, visit the Braemar Gathering official website.  

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