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Thurso (Beach)

  • Sunny day 20 °C

    13 °C

  • Sunny day 25 °C

    15 °C

  • Sunny intervals 22 °C

    11 °C

  • Overcast 12 °C

    9 °C

  • Cloudy 12 °C

    8 °C

  • Cloudy 14 °C

    9 °C

  • Cloudy 15 °C

    9 °C

Thursday (25 May 2017)
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Sunrise: 04:27 Sunset: 21:56 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 4

∗ Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

Friday (26 May 2017)
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Sunrise: 04:26 Sunset: 21:57 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 4

∗ Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

Saturday (27 May 2017)
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Sunrise: 04:24 Sunset: 21:59 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 3

∗ Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

Sunday (28 May 2017)
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Sunrise: 04:22 Sunset: 22:01 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 3

∗ Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

Monday (29 May 2017)
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Sunrise: 04:21 Sunset: 22:03 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 3

∗ Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

Tuesday (30 May 2017)
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Sunrise: 04:19 Sunset: 22:05 Moon phase: Waxing crescent

∗ Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

Wednesday (31 May 2017)
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Sunrise: 04:18 Sunset: 22:06 Moon phase: Waxing crescent

∗ Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

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Forecast Summary

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

Regional Forecast for Highlands & Eilean Siar

Headline:

Dry with hot sunshine. Thundery showers Saturday then fresher Sunday.

This Evening and Tonight:

A fine evening with some very warm sunshine and just light winds. Tonight remains dry with long clear periods and quite humid with temperatures slow to fall, cooler on east facing coasts and in rural parts by dawn. Minimum temperature 13 °C.

Friday:

Dry with plenty hot sunshine.and just light Southeast winds. During the afternoon very hot inland districts, but more refreshing along North Sea coasts and western isles where a Southeasterly breeze. Maximum temperature 28 °C.

Outlook for Saturday to Monday:

Saturday starts dry, very warm and humid, some hazy sun in east, but thickening cloud and heavy thundery showers soon spread east. Sunday and Monday much fresher, cloudy then brighter.

Updated: 14:54 on Thu 25 May 2017 BST

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

Hot and sunny on Friday, some thundery showers this weekend.

This Evening and Tonight:

It will be a fine evening with plenty of late, warm sunshine on offer. A dry night will then follow with clear skies across most areas. It will be a mild night for all and rather humid in the south.

Friday:

Friday will be dry, sunny and hot again almost everywhere. It will cloud over in western parts of Northern Ireland later with the possibility of some showery rain too.

Outlook for Saturday to Monday:

Hot and mainly sunny weather breaking down as scattered thunderstorms move east across the country on Saturday. Becoming fresher, although a chance of further thundery rain in the south.

Updated: 15:00 on Thu 25 May 2017 BST

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Tuesday 30 May 2017 to Thursday 8 Jun 2017:

Initially fairly settled with dry conditions and some sunny spells on Tuesday. Then becoming more changeable with bands of cloud and rain pushing in from the west, weakening as they move eastwards. The south and southeast still at risk of further humid conditions and thundery outbreaks. Temperatures remaining rather warm. Remaining unsettled from the end of the week and through the remainder of the period with a northwest-southeast split. The northwest tending to see spells of rain or showers with some drier, brighter interludes. Generally drier and brighter further southeast, but with some humid, thundery spells still possible in the southeast. Becoming windy at times, especially over next weekend. Temperatures generally near normal, or rather cool, in the northwest and warm at times in the south and east.

UK Outlook for Friday 9 Jun 2017 to Friday 23 Jun 2017:

Confidence is currently low through this period, though we are more likely to see changeable conditions continue through the early part of June. More settled weather may begin to dominate for a time towards the middle of the month, bringing drier and brighter weather for many. Temperatures are likely to be close to normal at first, but may become generally warm, perhaps locally very warm for a time during mid June. By the latter part of the month, there is a possibility of more unsettled conditions developing once more, with spells of rain at times, and temperatures returning closer to average.

Updated: 15:00 on Thu 25 May 2017 BST

Thurso (Beach) tide times

Thursday's tide times

(local port - Scrabster)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
Low 02:42 0.8
High 08:57 5.1
Low 15:05 0.5
High 21:25 5.1

Friday's tide times

(local port - Scrabster)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
Low 03:29 0.5
High 09:42 5.2
Low 15:51 0.5
High 22:05 5.2

Saturday's tide times

(local port - Scrabster)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
Low 04:18 0.4
High 10:25 5.2
Low 16:38 0.6
High 22:47 5.2

Sunday's tide times

(local port - Scrabster)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
Low 05:07 0.4
High 11:12 5.1
Low 17:25 0.9
High 23:31 5.1

Monday's tide times

(local port - Scrabster)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
Low 05:58 0.5
High 12:02 4.9
Low 18:13 1.2

Tuesday's tide times

(local port - Scrabster)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
High 00:18 4.9
Low 06:51 0.7
High 12:58 4.6
Low 19:04 1.6

Location details

Thurso (Beach)

Location: 58.597, -3.52
Altitude: 0.0 m above mean sea level

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