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

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Mcarthur's Head forecast
Fri 24 Feb 2017
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2.1 ° 6.8 ° 8.1 ° 6.9 ° 6.5 ° 6.5 ° 5.5 ° 5.5 ° 5.8 ° 6.0 ° 6.4 ° 6.8 ° 7.1 ° 7.9 ° 8.3 °
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Sat 25 Feb 2017
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8.7 ° 8.4 ° 8.7 ° 8.8 ° 9.0 ° 8.9 ° 9.0 ° 9.6 ° 9.8 °
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SSW 21 31 S 15 30 S 16 S 19 33 S 19 29 S 17 31 SSW 28 39 SSW 26 40 SSW 29 43
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F F F F F F F F F
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Issued at: 0900 on Sat 25 Feb 2017

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Extremes

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Strathclyde extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Port Ellen 8.4 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Salsburgh 3.8 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Salsburgh -0.5 °C
Highest rainfall Dunstaffnage 10.8 mm
Sunniest Glasgow 1.9 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Isles of Scilly 11.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 2.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Altnaharra -5.7 °C
Highest rainfall Cluanie Inn 13.2 mm
Sunniest St Athan 8.2 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: 2302 on Fri 24 Feb 2017

Weather map

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Weather observation map for Mcarthur's Head

Mcarthur's Head Mcarthur's Head – Overcast 55.7646 -6.0444
Tiree Tiree – Heavy shower day 56.497 -6.887
Glasgow/Bishopton Glasgow/Bishopton – Light rain 55.907 -4.533
West Freugh (ESAWS) West Freugh (ESAWS) – Overcast 54.859 -4.936
Prestwick RNAS Prestwick RNAS – Light rain 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 – Overcast 55.627 -3.735
Eskdalemuir Eskdalemuir – Heavy rain 55.311 -3.206
Cairnwell Cairnwell – No data 56.879 -3.42
Glenanne Glenanne – Overcast 54.237 -6.502
Edinburgh/Gogarbank Edinburgh/Gogarbank – Heavy shower day 55.928 -3.343
Aultbea Aultbea – Heavy rain 57.859 -5.636
Castlederg Castlederg – Drizzle 54.707 -7.577
Bealach Na Ba Bealach Na Ba – No data 57.4175 -5.689
Ronaldsway Ronaldsway – Overcast 54.0849 -4.6321
Leuchars Leuchars – Overcast 56.377 -2.862

Location Details

Mcarthur's Head

Location: 55.7646, -6.0444

Altitude: 0.0 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: 16.2 km