This website uses cookies. Read about how we use cookies.

Sound of Barra

  • Light rain 15 °C

    14 °C

  • Heavy shower day 16 °C

    15 °C

  • Sunny intervals 16 °C

    14 °C

  • Sunny intervals 15 °C

    13 °C

  • Sunny day 15 °C

    13 °C

  • Cloudy 14 °C

    13 °C

  • Cloudy 14 °C

    14 °C

Monday (Monday 21 August 2017)
Now 16:00 17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Warnings
Light rain Light shower day Heavy rain Heavy rain Light rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy shower night Heavy rain
50% 40% 80% 80% 60% 90% 80% 80% 90%
Temperature (°C) arrow down
14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 °
Show detail Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 12 ° 12 ° 11 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SE 20 24 SE 19 25 SE 20 27 SE 19 26 SE 20 28 SE 17 26 SE 18 27 SE 19 28 SE 20 28
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G VG VG VG G VG G M M
Humidity Expand
88% 88% 91% 91% 93% 93% 93% 94% 95%
UV index Expand
1 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 0
Sunrise: 06:08 Sunset: 20:56 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 2
Tuesday (Tuesday 22 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
Light rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Heavy shower night Heavy shower day Heavy shower day Light shower day Light shower day Light shower day Light shower day Light shower day Light shower day Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Heavy shower day Heavy shower day Heavy shower day Heavy shower night Heavy shower night Heavy shower night
60% 90% 90% 60% 50% 60% 70% 60% 60% 40% 40% 30% 30% 30% 30% 10% 10% 20% 70% 70% 70% 70% 80% 80%
Temperature (°C) arrow down
15 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 °
Show detail Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SE 19 27 SE 19 26 SE 19 27 SE 17 25 SE 17 24 SE 16 23 SE 16 23 SE 16 23 SSE 16 23 SSE 16 23 SE 15 22 SE 16 23 SSE 16 24 SSE 17 25 SE 17 26 SE 17 25 SE 18 26 SE 18 26 SE 18 26 SE 18 27 ESE 17 25 ESE 19 28 ESE 17 26 ESE 19 28
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G M M G VG G M M M G G G G G G G G G M M M M M M
Humidity Expand
95% 95% 96% 96% 96% 97% 97% 97% 97% 97% 96% 95% 95% 94% 94% 93% 93% 93% 92% 93% 94% 93% 93% 93%
UV index Expand
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 1 2 2 2 2 2 2 1 1 1 1 0 0 0
Sunrise: 06:10 Sunset: 20:54 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 2
Wednesday (Wednesday 23 August 2017)
00:00 01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Heavy shower night Heavy shower night Heavy shower night Heavy shower day Light shower day Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Partly cloudy night
80% 80% 80% 50% 30% <5% <5% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C) arrow down
16 ° 16 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 14 ° 14 °
Show detail Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
ESE 21 30 ESE 22 31 SE 19 27 SSW 13 19 SW 13 18 S 13 18 S 14 20 S 13 18 S 13 17
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
M M G G VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
93% 92% 94% 96% 89% 87% 88% 89% 90%
UV index Expand
0 0 0 1 2 4 3 1 0
Sunrise: 06:12 Sunset: 20:51 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 2
Thursday (Thursday 24 August 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Partly cloudy night
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C) arrow down
14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 °
Show detail Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
12 ° 11 ° 11 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
S 14 18 S 14 18 SSE 15 20 SE 15 20 SE 15 20 ESE 14 20 E 15 20 ENE 14 18
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG G G G G G VG
Humidity Expand
90% 90% 90% 88% 88% 87% 88% 90%
UV index Expand
0 0 1 2 3 2 1 0
Sunrise: 06:14 Sunset: 20:48 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
Clear night Partly cloudy night Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny day Sunny day Sunny intervals Partly cloudy night
10% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C) arrow down
14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 °
Show detail Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
12 ° 11 ° 12 ° 12 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 12 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
ENE 13 17 ENE 13 18 ENE 12 16 ENE 12 16 NE 10 14 NE 10 13 NE 10 13 ENE 9 13
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
90% 90% 89% 86% 84% 84% 85% 85%
UV index Expand
0 0 1 2 4 2 1 0
Sunrise: 06:16 Sunset: 20:46 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 3
Saturday (Saturday 26 August 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Cloudy Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
10% <5% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C) arrow down
14 ° 13 ° 13 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 °
Show detail Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 11 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SE 8 11 S 8 11 SSW 8 11 SSW 9 13 SSW 11 15 SSW 13 17 SSW 14 18 SSW 15 20
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG G
Humidity Expand
85% 84% 85% 85% 85% 86% 87% 88%
UV index Expand
0 0 1 2 3 2 1 0
Sunrise: 06:18 Sunset: 20:43 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
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
20% 20% 20% 20% 20% 20% 20% 20%
Temperature (°C) arrow down
14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 °
Show detail Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SSW 17 22 SSW 18 24 SSW 19 26 SSW 21 28 SSW 22 29 SW 21 28 WSW 20 27 SW 21 28
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G G G G G G G
Humidity Expand
89% 90% 90% 90% 90% 90% 89% 89%
UV index Expand
0 0 1 1 2 1 1 0
Sunrise: 06:20 Sunset: 20:41 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
< Sound of Barra last 24 hours Issued at:
  • Weather map
  • UK video forecast
Met Office 15:00, Mon
Updated 14:00 on Mon 21 Aug 2017 BST

Get detailed forecast map for Sound of Barra >

Tiree Overcast 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Cloudy 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Cloudy 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Cloudy 53.479 -2.247
Brighton Overcast 50.822 -0.136
Dover Overcast 51.126 1.318
Exeter Sunny intervals 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Light shower day 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Cloudy 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Cloudy 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Overcast 51.556 -1.778
York Cloudy 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Cloudy 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Cloudy 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Cloudy 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Cloudy 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Cloudy 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Heavy shower day 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Cloudy 52.512 -3.312
Fort William Cloudy 56.82 -5.104
Belfast Overcast 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Heavy rain 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Sunny day 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Sunny intervals 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Cloudy 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Cloudy 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Cloudy 60.154 -1.143
London Cloudy 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Cloudy 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry Overcast 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Cloudy 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Overcast 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Sunny intervals 58.439 -3.092
  • Regional
  • UK 5 days
  • UK 6-30 days

Regional Forecast for Highlands & Eilean Siar

Headline:

Dry in the northeast, rain in the far southwest later.

Today:

Many places will be dry, some hazy sunshine in the north. Thickening cloud will bring outbreaks of rain across the Uists and southwestern coasts later this afternoon. Becoming quite warm in the sheltered northwest mainland. Maximum temperature 19 °C.

Tonight:

North Highland and Lewis likely to remain dry but mostly cloudy. Elsewhere a cloudy night to come with some rain, occasionally heavy. Fresh easterly winds across the north, far southwest. Minimum temperature 11 °C.

Tuesday:

Outbreaks of rain clearing away north to leave a mainly dry but cloudy afternoon. Some heavy showers developing across the southwest later. Maximum temperature 19 °C.

Outlook for Wednesday to Friday:

Unsettled on Wednesday and Thursday with some heavy showers. Becoming somewhat drier and fresher by Friday.

Updated: 03:15 on Mon 21 Aug 2017 BST

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

Rain in the north, cloudy and humid in the south.

This Evening and Tonight:

Rain in the north of England and western Scotland will slowly move further north and east. Some heavy bursts are likely in the Highlands. Further south, it will be mostly cloudy and humid with widespread hill and coastal fog.

Tuesday:

Rain across Scotland will fizzle out, before more heavy rain spreads into Northern Ireland and then western Scotland. Further south will be brighter and significantly warmer with a few showers.

Outlook for Wednesday to Friday:

Wednesday and Thursday will be fresher but mainly dry in England and Wales. Showers are likely further north. Friday's showers will be heavier across northern England and Wales.

Updated: 15:02 on Mon 21 Aug 2017 BST

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Saturday 26 Aug 2017 to Monday 4 Sep 2017:

Saturday is likely to be dry for most of us and warm in the east. One or two showers remain possible. Sunday and Bank Holiday Monday will probably become changeable again, with heavy showers or longer spells of rain, particularly in the north and west. However, parts of the southeast may stay mainly dry with some sunny spells. It will be windy at times, especially in the north, with a risk of gales here. Into the following week, there remains a lot of uncertainty, although we may continue to see spells of wet and windy weather, particularly in the northwest, with drier spells, mainly in the south. Temperatures will probably be near normal, though perhaps rather warm at times in the south.

UK Outlook for Tuesday 5 Sep 2017 to Tuesday 19 Sep 2017:

During this period, we are most likely to see changeable weather conditions featuring across the United Kingdom. However, there will be some dry and fine weather at times too. On balance spells of rain and strong winds are likely to dominate in the north and west, with drier and brighter weather more common in the south and east. Temperatures will probably remain close to normal for the time of year in most parts, though they may become warm or very warm at times in the south.

Updated: 15:02 on Mon 21 Aug 2017 BST

Location details

Sound of Barra

Location
57.071, -7.384
Altitude
0.0 m above mean sea level

Follow us on

Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Instagram, or Snapchat Facebook Follow @metoffice on Twitter YouTube Instagram Snapchat