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Wick John O Groats Airport

  • Sunny day 17 °C

    10 °C

  • Overcast 13 °C

    8 °C

  • Cloudy 12 °C

    8 °C

  • Light rain 15 °C

    8 °C

  • Cloudy 14 °C

    8 °C

  • Cloudy 14 °C

    9 °C

Saturday (27 May 2017)
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Sunrise: 04:23 Sunset: 21:56 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 3
Sunday (28 May 2017)
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Sunrise: 04:22 Sunset: 21:58 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 3
Monday (29 May 2017)
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Sunrise: 04:20 Sunset: 22:00 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 3
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Sunrise: 04:19 Sunset: 22:02 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 3
Wednesday (31 May 2017)
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Sunrise: 04:17 Sunset: 22:03 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
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Sunrise: 04:16 Sunset: 22:05 Moon phase: First quarter

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Forecast Summary

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

Regional Forecast for Highlands & Eilean Siar

Headline:

Saturday morning sunny, very warm, then cloud and thundery rain.

This Evening and Tonight:

A fine and warm evening with late sunshine with just the chance of a thundery shower in Sutherland. Overnight clear spells, perhaps some showers over the Outer Hebrides. Patchy low cloud or mist. Very mild, muggy. Minimum temperature 11 °C.

Saturday:

A dry, sunny morning and becoming hot again for most. However heavy and possibly thundery rain is expected to spread north in the afternoon and lasting into the evening. Maximum temperature 28 °C.

Outlook for Sunday to Tuesday:

Cloudier and much cooler with outbreaks of mostly light rain, but some bright or sunny spells around too. Best of any brighter spells expected towards Inverness.

Updated: 14:52 on Fri 26 May 2017 BST

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

Scattered thunderstorms for tonight and tomorrow.

This Evening and Tonight:

After a warm sunny evening, most places will have another mild and rather muggy night. It will remain dry for many, but heavy and thundery showers will move across southwest England, south Wales and Northern Ireland.

Saturday:

Saturday will be hot again in the east but the heavy, thundery showers will move further north-eastwards, leaving further sunny and warm weather in the south and west.

Outlook for Sunday to Tuesday:

Sunday will be fresher, mostly dry and sunny. Heavy thundery rain in the south later will slowly clear on Monday. Rain will move eastwards on Tuesday, drier in the east.

Updated: 14:50 on Fri 26 May 2017 BST

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Wednesday 31 May 2017 to Friday 9 Jun 2017:

Mainly dry with some sunny spells in the south and east on Wednesday. Becoming more unsettled in the north and west into Thursday 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. Turning more generally changeable from the end of the week and through the remainder of the period. The northwest tending to see spells of rain or showers with some drier, brighter interludes. Generally drier and brighter further southeast, but some rain at times here too. Windy at times, especially in the northwest. Temperatures generally near normal in the northwest and warm at times in the south and east.

UK Outlook for Saturday 10 Jun 2017 to Saturday 24 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, mainly in the south, bringing some drier and brighter weather. 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: 14:50 on Fri 26 May 2017 BST

Location details

Wick John O Groats Airport

Location: 58.454, -3.089
Altitude: 36.0 m above mean sea level

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