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South Uist Range (nearest observation site to Am Basteir)

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Am Basteir forecast
Mon 27 Feb 2017
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Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Clear night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Light shower night
5.0 ° 5.7 ° 5.6 ° 4.9 ° 3.0 ° 2.6 ° 1.5 ° 1.9 ° 2.6 ° 5.1 °
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SW 9 SW 8 WSW 8 WSW 8 WSW 6 SW 8 S 9 S 11 S 8 W 17
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80% 74% 77% 79% 85% 86% 94% 96% 89% 73%
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Tue 28 Feb 2017
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Light shower night Heavy shower night Overcast Light shower night Heavy rain Overcast Heavy rain Light rain Light rain Drizzle Overcast Sunny intervals Sunny day Sunny intervals Cloudy
4.6 ° 4.0 ° 4.6 ° 4.9 ° 4.2 ° 3.9 ° 4.3 ° 4.3 ° 4.6 ° 4.6 ° 4.9 ° 6.2 ° 6.5 ° 7.0 ° 6.4 °
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W 17 WSW 22 30 SW 23 31 W 18 29 SW 15 S 16 S 11 ENE 3 ENE 9 E 25 31 ENE 18 29 ENE 22 NE 22 NE 14 ENE 10
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G M VG G P VG M G G P VG VG VG VG VG
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75% 86% 91% 90% 93% 95% 94% 95% 94% 93% 89% 70% 70% 67% 80%
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F F F F F F F R R R R R R R R
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Issued at: 1400 on Tue 28 Feb 2017

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Extremes

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Highlands & Eilean Siar extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kinlochewe 6.7 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 1.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Drumnadrochit -1.9 °C
Highest rainfall Lusa 12.8 mm
Sunniest Loch Glascarnoch 8.4 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Monks Wood 10.8 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 1.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Fyvie Castle -1.9 °C
Highest rainfall Wiggonholt 28.0 mm
Sunniest Dyce 9.1 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: 2303 on Mon 27 Feb 2017

Weather map

Tue 1400

Weather observation map for Am Basteir

Am Basteir Am Basteir – Cloudy 57.2474 -6.2007
Bealach Na Ba Bealach Na Ba – No data 57.4175 -5.689
South Uist Range South Uist Range – Cloudy 57.358 -7.397
Aonach Mor Aonach Mor – No data 56.822 -4.97
Tiree Tiree – Sunny day 56.497 -6.887
Aultbea Aultbea – Cloudy 57.859 -5.636
Stornoway Stornoway – Cloudy 58.214 -6.325
Altnaharra SAWS Altnaharra SAWS – Sunny intervals 58.288 -4.442
Glen Ogle Glen Ogle – No data 56.423 -4.32
Campbeltown Airport Campbeltown Airport – Overcast 55.441 -5.699
Cairnwell Cairnwell – No data 56.879 -3.42
Altnaharra SAWS Altnaharra SAWS – Sunny intervals 58.288 -4.442
Lossiemouth Lossiemouth – Cloudy 57.712 -3.322
Glasgow/Bishopton Glasgow/Bishopton – Cloudy 55.907 -4.533
Leuchars Leuchars – Sunny day 56.377 -2.862
Wick John O Groats Airport Wick John O Groats Airport – Sunny intervals 58.454 -3.089
Prestwick RNAS Prestwick RNAS – Cloudy 55.515 -4.585
Edinburgh/Gogarbank Edinburgh/Gogarbank – Sunny day 55.928 -3.343
Drumalbin Drumalbin – Cloudy 55.627 -3.735

Location Details

Am Basteir

Location: 57.2474, -6.2007

Altitude: 935.0 m above mean sea level

South Uist Range

Location: 57.358, -7.397

Altitude: 4.0 m above mean sea level

Distance from Am Basteir: 72.9 km