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Stornoway (nearest observation site to Sound of Taransay)

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Sound of Taransay forecast
Tue 27 Sep 2016
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11.5 ° 11.4 ° 11.1 ° 12.0 ° 12.4 ° 12.9 ° 13.8 ° 12.9 ° 13.8 ° 12.4 ° 11.8 ° 12.9 ° 11.3 ° 12.8 ° 12.8 ° 11.9 ° 12.6 ° 12.2 °
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S 19 30 SSE 22 33 SSE 28 39 SSE 25 39 SW 33 52 WSW 25 43 WSW 26 44 SW 25 48 WSW 28 49 SW 33 49 SW 31 43 WSW 34 47 WSW 34 53 WSW 34 54 WSW 39 56 WSW 36 54 WSW 30 59 WSW 32 49 WSW 32 51
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
G G M P VG G G M M M M G P M M M M M
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90% 91% 94% 100% 95% 82% 77% 75% 74% 83% 91% 83%   92% 79% 84% 91% 83% 84%
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1007 1004 1001 999 999 1001 1001 1003 1002 1003 1002 1002 1002 1002 1002 1002 1002 1003
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Wed 28 Sep 2016
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Fog Light shower night Light shower night Light rain Light rain Drizzle
12.0 ° 12.1 ° 12.0 ° 11.8 ° 11.8 ° 11.6 °
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WSW 32 53 W 31 53 W 30 46 W 22 44 WSW 16 31 W 11
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VP G G M M G
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88% 89% 89% 93% 94% 95%
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1003 1004 1005 1007 1008 1010
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R R R R R R
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Issued at: 0500 on Wed 28 Sep 2016

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Extremes

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Highlands & Eilean Siar extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Drumnadrochit 16.7 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Loch Glascarnoch 12.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Loch Glascarnoch 3.3 °C
Highest rainfall Cassley 34.2 mm
Sunniest Aviemore 2.5 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Gravesend 21.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Loch Glascarnoch 12.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Aboyne 3.1 °C
Highest rainfall Cassley 34.2 mm
Sunniest Leuchars 6.7 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 Wed 28 Sep 2016

Weather map

Wed 0500

Weather observation map for Sound of Taransay

Sound of Taransay Sound of Taransay – Drizzle 57.879 -6.9921
South Uist Range South Uist Range – Overcast 57.358 -7.397
Skye/Lusa (SAMOS) Skye/Lusa (SAMOS) – Overcast 57.257 -5.809
Aultbea Aultbea – Cloudy 57.859 -5.636
Bealach Na Ba Bealach Na Ba – No data 57.4175 -5.689
Altnaharra SAWS Altnaharra SAWS – Cloudy 58.288 -4.442
Altnaharra SAWS Altnaharra SAWS – Cloudy 58.288 -4.442
Tiree Tiree – Cloudy 56.497 -6.887
Aonach Mor Aonach Mor – No data 56.822 -4.97
Lossiemouth Lossiemouth – Clear night 57.712 -3.322
Cairnwell Cairnwell – No data 56.879 -3.42
Glen Ogle Glen Ogle – No data 56.423 -4.32
Wick John O Groats Airport Wick John O Groats Airport – Cloudy 58.454 -3.089
Campbeltown Airport Campbeltown Airport – Overcast 55.441 -5.699
Kirkwall Kirkwall – Cloudy 58.954 -2.9
Glasgow/Bishopton Glasgow/Bishopton – Overcast 55.907 -4.533
Leuchars Leuchars – Cloudy 56.377 -2.862
Aberdeen Airport Aberdeen Airport – Clear night 57.206 -2.202
Edinburgh/Gogarbank Edinburgh/Gogarbank – Partly cloudy night 55.928 -3.343

Location Details

Sound of Taransay

Location: 57.879, -6.9921

Altitude: 0.0 m above mean sea level

Stornoway

Location: 58.214, -6.325

Altitude: 15.0 m above mean sea level

Distance from Sound of Taransay: 54.1 km