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Skye/Lusa (SAMOS) (nearest observation site to Kyle of Lochalsh)

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Kyle of Lochalsh forecast
Tue 17 Jan 2017
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9.9 ° 9.9 ° 9.6 ° 9.3 ° 9.0 ° 8.8 ° 8.9 ° 9.0 ° 8.9 ° 9.0 ° 8.9 °
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Wed 18 Jan 2017
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8.8 ° 8.6 ° 8.3 ° 8.1 ° 8.2 ° 8.0 ° 7.8 ° 7.7 ° 7.6 ° 7.8 ° 8.0 ° 8.0 ° 8.2 ° 8.3 °
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S 14 SSW 14 S 15 S 14 S 15 S 15 31 S 16 S 18 SSW 21 30 SSW 24 33 SSW 23 32 SSW 24 33 SSW 23 36 SSW 21 33
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Issued at: 1300 on Wed 18 Jan 2017

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Extremes

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Highlands & Eilean Siar extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Drumnadrochit 12.2 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 8.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kinbrace 5.0 °C
Highest rainfall Lusa 4.0 mm
Sunniest Aviemore 1.3 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Aboyne 13.2 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Langdon Bay 1.5 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Santon Downham -2.2 °C
Highest rainfall Machrihanish 5.2 mm
Sunniest Odiham 6.6 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 17 Jan 2017

Weather map

Wed 1300

Weather observation map for Kyle of Lochalsh

Kyle of Lochalsh Kyle of Lochalsh – Light rain 57.2813 -5.7121
Skye/Lusa (SAMOS) Skye/Lusa (SAMOS) – Light rain 57.257 -5.809
Aonach Mor Aonach Mor – No data 56.822 -4.97
Aultbea Aultbea – Cloudy 57.859 -5.636
South Uist Range South Uist Range – Overcast 57.358 -7.397
Stornoway Stornoway – Overcast 58.214 -6.325
Tiree Tiree – Overcast 56.497 -6.887
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
Lossiemouth Lossiemouth – Sunny day 57.712 -3.322
Altnaharra SAWS Altnaharra SAWS – Overcast 58.288 -4.442
Campbeltown Airport Campbeltown Airport – Overcast 55.441 -5.699
Glasgow/Bishopton Glasgow/Bishopton – Cloudy 55.907 -4.533
Leuchars Leuchars – Overcast 56.377 -2.862
Wick John O Groats Airport Wick John O Groats Airport – Sunny intervals 58.454 -3.089
Edinburgh/Gogarbank Edinburgh/Gogarbank – Overcast 55.928 -3.343
Aberdeen Airport Aberdeen Airport – Sunny day 57.206 -2.202
Prestwick RNAS Prestwick RNAS – Overcast 55.515 -4.585

Location Details

Kyle of Lochalsh

Location: 57.2813, -5.7121

Altitude: 9.0 m above mean sea level

Skye/Lusa (SAMOS)

Location: 57.257, -5.809

Altitude: 18.0 m above mean sea level

Distance from Kyle of Lochalsh: 6.4 km