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Skye/Lusa (SAMOS) (nearest observation site to Broadford Airport)

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Broadford Airport forecast
Tue 06 Dec 2016
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Overcast Overcast Heavy shower day Heavy rain Heavy rain Light rain Light rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy shower night Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain
3.6 ° 4.3 ° 4.4 ° 5.8 ° 6.5 ° 7.0 ° 8.4 ° 10.9 ° 11.2 ° 11.8 ° 10.8 ° 11.4 ° 11.4 ° 12.0 ° 12.1 ° 11.9 °
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Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Light rain Overcast Heavy shower night Overcast Overcast
12.0 ° 12.2 ° 12.3 ° 12.5 ° 12.6 ° 13.0 ° 13.1 ° 13.3 ° 13.5 °
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Issued at: 0800 on Wed 7 Dec 2016

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Extremes

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Highlands & Eilean Siar extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Aultbea 12.8 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Cassley 3.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Aviemore -9.2 °C
Highest rainfall Lusa 22.6 mm
Sunniest Stornoway 0.0 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Magilligan 13.4 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Strathallan 2.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Aviemore -9.2 °C
Highest rainfall Lusa 22.6 mm
Sunniest Manston 2.8 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: 2302 on Tue 6 Dec 2016

Weather map

Wed 0800

Weather observation map for Broadford Airport

Broadford Airport Broadford Airport – Overcast 57.2519 -5.8298
Bealach Na Ba Bealach Na Ba – No data 57.4175 -5.689
Aonach Mor Aonach Mor – No data 56.822 -4.97
Aultbea Aultbea – Overcast 57.859 -5.636
South Uist Range South Uist Range – Light shower night 57.358 -7.397
Tiree Tiree – Overcast 56.497 -6.887
Stornoway Stornoway – Drizzle 58.214 -6.325
Altnaharra SAWS Altnaharra SAWS – Overcast 58.288 -4.442
Glen Ogle Glen Ogle – No data 56.423 -4.32
Cairnwell Cairnwell – No data 56.879 -3.42
Campbeltown Airport Campbeltown Airport – Overcast 55.441 -5.699
Lossiemouth Lossiemouth – Overcast 57.712 -3.322
Altnaharra SAWS Altnaharra SAWS – Overcast 58.288 -4.442
Glasgow/Bishopton Glasgow/Bishopton – Overcast 55.907 -4.533
Leuchars Leuchars – Overcast 56.377 -2.862
Wick John O Groats Airport Wick John O Groats Airport – Light shower night 58.454 -3.089
Edinburgh/Gogarbank Edinburgh/Gogarbank – Cloudy 55.928 -3.343
Prestwick RNAS Prestwick RNAS – Overcast 55.515 -4.585
Aberdeen Airport Aberdeen Airport – Overcast 57.206 -2.202

Location Details

Broadford Airport

Location: 57.2519, -5.8298

Altitude: 14.0 m above mean sea level

Skye/Lusa (SAMOS)

Location: 57.257, -5.809

Altitude: 18.0 m above mean sea level

Distance from Broadford Airport: 1.4 km