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Skye/Lusa (SAMOS) (nearest observation site to Sound of Rum)

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Sound of Rum forecast
Sat 24 Sep 2016
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Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Light rain Light rain Cloudy Overcast Heavy shower day Light rain Light rain Heavy rain Overcast Overcast Cloudy Clear night Cloudy
13.8 ° 13.8 ° 14.4 ° 14.6 ° 14.9 ° 15.0 ° 15.1 ° 15.3 ° 16.1 ° 15.7 ° 15.8 ° 16.0 ° 14.0 ° 13.3 ° 12.5 ° 12.3 ° 11.4 ° 12.8 °
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S 26 48 S 22 44 S 23 40 S 22 41 S 25 43 S 23 41 S 25 38 S 22 37 S 22 40 S 17 34 S 18 31 S 19 31 SSW 16 30 S 13 W 3 W 2 E 5 SSE 5
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Sun 25 Sep 2016
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Clear night Clear night Cloudy Heavy shower night Cloudy Cloudy
12.9 ° 13.4 ° 12.8 ° 13.3 ° 13.2 ° 13.1 °
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S 10 S 15 S 7 S 8 21 S 11 S 14
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VG VG VG P VG G
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F F F F F F
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Issued at: 0500 on Sun 25 Sep 2016

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Extremes

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Highlands & Eilean Siar extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Altnaharra 18.8 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Harris Quidnish 14.9 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Dalwhinnie 11.2 °C
Highest rainfall Tulloch Bridge 36.0 mm
Sunniest Aviemore 2.2 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Gravesend 24.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick 13.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature East Malling 6.3 °C
Highest rainfall Tyndrum 41.6 mm
Sunniest Wattisham 9.7 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 Sun 25 Sep 2016

Weather map

Sun 0500

Weather observation map for Sound of Rum

Sound of Rum Sound of Rum – Cloudy 56.9343 -6.243
Skye/Lusa (SAMOS) Skye/Lusa (SAMOS) – Cloudy 57.257 -5.809
Tiree Tiree – Partly cloudy night 56.497 -6.887
Aonach Mor Aonach Mor – No data 56.822 -4.97
Bealach Na Ba Bealach Na Ba – No data 57.4175 -5.689
South Uist Range South Uist Range – Partly cloudy night 57.358 -7.397
Aultbea Aultbea – Overcast 57.859 -5.636
Campbeltown Airport Campbeltown Airport – Overcast 55.441 -5.699
Glen Ogle Glen Ogle – No data 56.423 -4.32
Stornoway Stornoway – Overcast 58.214 -6.325
Cairnwell Cairnwell – No data 56.879 -3.42
Altnaharra SAWS Altnaharra SAWS – Overcast 58.288 -4.442
Glasgow/Bishopton Glasgow/Bishopton – Cloudy 55.907 -4.533
Lossiemouth Lossiemouth – Cloudy 57.712 -3.322
Altnaharra SAWS Altnaharra SAWS – Overcast 58.288 -4.442
Prestwick RNAS Prestwick RNAS – Overcast 55.515 -4.585
Leuchars Leuchars – Light rain 56.377 -2.862
Edinburgh/Gogarbank Edinburgh/Gogarbank – Overcast 55.928 -3.343
Drumalbin Drumalbin – Overcast 55.627 -3.735
Magilligan No 2 Magilligan No 2 – Clear night 55.1604 -6.9492

Location Details

Sound of Rum

Location: 56.9343, -6.243

Altitude: 0.0 m above mean sea level

Skye/Lusa (SAMOS)

Location: 57.257, -5.809

Altitude: 18.0 m above mean sea level

Distance from Sound of Rum: 44.4 km