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Sóil Chaorainn

  • Cloudy 10 °C

    8 °C

  • Cloudy 12 °C

    6 °C

  • Mist 10 °C

    6 °C

  • Sunny intervals 13 °C

    5 °C

  • Cloudy 12 °C

    5 °C

  • Light rain 10 °C

    5 °C

  • Light rain 9 °C

    5 °C

Friday (Friday 21 July 2017)
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Sunrise: 04:57 Sunset: 21:56 Moon phase: Waning crescent Air pollution: 2
Saturday (Saturday 22 July 2017)
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Sunrise: 04:58 Sunset: 21:54 Moon phase: Waning crescent Air pollution: 3
Sunday (Sunday 23 July 2017)
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Sunrise: 05:00 Sunset: 21:53 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 3
Monday (Monday 24 July 2017)
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Sunrise: 05:02 Sunset: 21:51 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 2
Tuesday (Tuesday 25 July 2017)
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Sunrise: 05:04 Sunset: 21:49 Moon phase: New
Wednesday (Wednesday 26 July 2017)
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Sunrise: 05:06 Sunset: 21:47 Moon phase: New
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Sunrise: 05:08 Sunset: 21:45 Moon phase: Waxing crescent

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Forecast Summary

  • Regional
  • UK 5 days
  • UK 6-30 days

Regional Forecast for Highlands & Eilean Siar

Headline:

Locally heavy rain in north at first. Otherwise dry.

This Evening and Tonight:

Some rain through the evening, generally confined north of a line Drumnadrochit to Poolewe, perhaps locally turning heavy, but clearing from the south overnight. Otherwise dry with clear spells increasing, bringing a risk of some fog patches towards dawn. Minimum temperature 9 °C.

Friday:

A mostly dry and bright day, though cloudier at times in southwest. Best of the sunshine across Lewis and Caithness. Maximum temperature 22 °C.

Outlook for Saturday to Monday:

Western areas will remain fairly dry and bright throughout the weekend, but cloudier conditions elsewhere with some patchy rain. Mostly cloudy on Monday with best of brightness in far south.

Updated: 15:25 on Thu 20 Jul 2017 BST

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

Unsettled at times over the coming days.

This Evening and Tonight:

Heavy rain across northern and eastern Scotland will gradually ease overnight. Staying mostly dry elsewhere in the north and east, with clear spells. Further west, cloudy and windy with showers or longer spells of rain.

Friday:

Mostly dry and bright for central and eastern counties. Meanwhile, rain, heavy at times, will spread across western parts, inching eastwards as the day progresses. Very windy in the west.

Outlook for Saturday to Monday:

Unsettled with showers, sometimes heavy and thundery, or longer spells of rain at times. However, some sunshine also likely. Feeling rather cool for most. Breezy at times too.

Updated: 14:13 on Thu 20 Jul 2017 BST

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Tuesday 25 Jul 2017 to Thursday 3 Aug 2017:

Many areas will be dry on Tuesday with some sunny spells but there is the chance of a few showers, especially in the east. Early on Wednesday, there is an increasing chance of cloud and rain spreading into western areas, accompanied by strengthening winds. Staying unsettled through the rest of the week as bands of rain continue to move in from the west, interspersed by brighter and showery interludes. Rain or showers could be heavy at times, especially in the northwest, with the driest weather further south and east. It will be windy at times with the risk of gales across the north, and often rather cool, especially in the west. This changeable weather is likely to continue into the start of August, especially in the north.

UK Outlook for Thursday 3 Aug 2017 to Thursday 17 Aug 2017:

There is low confidence throughout this period. We are likely to see some fine, dry spells of weather across the United Kingdom, but also some unsettled weather at times, mainly in the north. Temperatures are likely to recover to some extent with warmer than average temperatures at times through to mid-August, but there may be cooler conditions at times, especially in the northwest.

Updated: 14:13 on Thu 20 Jul 2017 BST

Location details

Sóil Chaorainn

Location: 57.189, -5.093
Altitude: 1002.0 m above mean sea level

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