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Islay Airport (nearest observation site to Mcarthur's Head Lighthouse)

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Mcarthur's Head Lighthouse forecast
Sun 25 Sep 2016
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Clear night Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Heavy rain Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light shower day Heavy shower day Overcast Heavy shower night Light rain Partly cloudy night
11.0 ° 10.9 ° 11.4 ° 12.4 ° 12.9 ° 13.8 ° 12.0 ° 13.3 ° 12.5 ° 13.3 ° 12.1 ° 11.4 ° 11.1 ° 11.7 ° 11.4 ° 11.8 ° 11.1 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) arrow down
SSW 15 S 13 S 18 SSW 17 SSW 19 29 SSW 19 SSW 18 SW 16 SW 15 32 SSW 17 SW 13 SW 15 SW 15 WSW 16 W 17 WSW 17 33 SSW 14
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
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82% 86% 84% 82% 83% 74% 82% 83% 77% 76% 71% 85% 91% 83% 87% 86% 89%
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Mon 26 Sep 2016
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Cloudy Cloudy Clear night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
11.0 ° 10.6 ° 8.7 ° 10.4 ° 9.0 ° 7.9 ° 7.6 ° 8.7 °
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SSW 14 SSW 14 SE 3 SSW 10 S 6 SSE 7 SE 7 SE 8
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
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87% 85% 90% 87% 88% 96% 97% 97%
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Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
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Issued at: 0700 on Mon 26 Sep 2016

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Extremes

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Strathclyde extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Prestwick 16.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Salsburgh 13.4 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Salsburgh 9.4 °C
Highest rainfall Salsburgh 9.4 mm
Sunniest Tiree 4.6 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Heathrow 21.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Tulloch Bridge 11.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Loch Glascarnoch 7.4 °C
Highest rainfall Leek 31.2 mm
Sunniest Aberdaron 8.8 hours

About extremes

Highest maximum temperature - (0900 to 2100 on the date shown)

Lowest maximum temperature - (0900 to 2100 on the date shown)

Lowest minimum temperature - (2100 on the previous day to 0900 on the date shown)

Highest rainfall -(2100 on the previous day to 2100 on the date shown)

Sunniest - (2100 on the previous day to 2100 on the date shown)

The information shown is initial data as it is received; observations are subject to final quality control after publication on this website. This is particularly the case for rainfall totals during snow events.

Issued at: 0002 on Mon 26 Sep 2016

Weather map

Mon 0700

Weather observation map for Mcarthur's Head Lighthouse

Mcarthur's Head Lighthouse Mcarthur's Head Lighthouse – Cloudy 55.7636 -6.0465
Tiree Tiree – Overcast 56.497 -6.887
Glasgow/Bishopton Glasgow/Bishopton – Cloudy 55.907 -4.533
West Freugh (ESAWS) West Freugh (ESAWS) – Cloudy 54.859 -4.936
Prestwick RNAS Prestwick RNAS – Cloudy 55.515 -4.585
Magilligan No 2 Magilligan No 2 – Overcast 55.1604 -6.9492
Glen Ogle Glen Ogle – No data 56.423 -4.32
Belfast International Airport Belfast International Airport – Cloudy 54.664 -6.224
Aonach Mor Aonach Mor – No data 56.822 -4.97
Drumalbin Drumalbin – Partly cloudy night 55.627 -3.735
Eskdalemuir Eskdalemuir – Overcast 55.311 -3.206
Cairnwell Cairnwell – No data 56.879 -3.42
Glenanne Glenanne – Light shower night 54.237 -6.502
Edinburgh/Gogarbank Edinburgh/Gogarbank – Partly cloudy night 55.928 -3.343
Skye/Lusa (SAMOS) Skye/Lusa (SAMOS) – Heavy shower night 57.257 -5.809
Castlederg Castlederg – Overcast 54.707 -7.577
Bealach Na Ba Bealach Na Ba – No data 57.4175 -5.689
Ronaldsway Ronaldsway – Cloudy 54.0849 -4.6321
Leuchars Leuchars – Clear night 56.377 -2.862

Location Details

Mcarthur's Head Lighthouse

Location: 55.7636, -6.0465

Altitude: 45.0 m above mean sea level

Islay Airport

Location: 55.681, -6.256

Altitude: 17.0 m above mean sea level

Distance from Mcarthur's Head Lighthouse: 16.0 km