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Bealach Na Ba (nearest observation site to Spidean A' Choire Leith)

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Spidean A' Choire Leith forecast
Mon 05 Dec 2016
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1.1 ° 1.1 ° 0.8 ° 0.8 ° 0.6 ° 1.5 ° 1.9 ° 2.2 ° 2.5 ° 3.4 ° 3.3 ° 3.8 ° 4.0 ° 5.6 °
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Issued at: 1300 on Tue 6 Dec 2016

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Extremes

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Highlands & Eilean Siar extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature South Uist 8.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Aviemore -3.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Aviemore -9.8 °C
Highest rainfall Harris Quidnish 0.2 mm
Sunniest Stornoway 5.5 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Plymouth 12.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Aviemore -3.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Aviemore -9.8 °C
Highest rainfall Lerwick 0.6 mm
Sunniest Odiham 5.9 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 Mon 5 Dec 2016

Weather map

Tue 1300

Weather observation map for Spidean A' Choire Leith

Spidean A' Choire Leith Spidean A' Choire Leith – No data 57.5661 -5.4649
Aultbea Aultbea – Light shower day 57.859 -5.636
Skye/Lusa (SAMOS) Skye/Lusa (SAMOS) – Light rain 57.257 -5.809
Altnaharra SAWS Altnaharra SAWS – Light shower day 58.288 -4.442
Aonach Mor Aonach Mor – No data 56.822 -4.97
Stornoway Stornoway – Drizzle 58.214 -6.325
South Uist Range South Uist Range – Light shower day 57.358 -7.397
Altnaharra SAWS Altnaharra SAWS – Light shower day 58.288 -4.442
Lossiemouth Lossiemouth – Overcast 57.712 -3.322
Cairnwell Cairnwell – No data 56.879 -3.42
Tiree Tiree – Drizzle 56.497 -6.887
Glen Ogle Glen Ogle – No data 56.423 -4.32
Wick John O Groats Airport Wick John O Groats Airport – Overcast 58.454 -3.089
Campbeltown Airport Campbeltown Airport – Overcast 55.441 -5.699
Leuchars Leuchars – Overcast 56.377 -2.862
Glasgow/Bishopton Glasgow/Bishopton – Drizzle 55.907 -4.533
Aberdeen Airport Aberdeen Airport – Cloudy 57.206 -2.202
Kirkwall Kirkwall – Overcast 58.954 -2.9
Edinburgh/Gogarbank Edinburgh/Gogarbank – Mist 55.928 -3.343

Location Details

Spidean A' Choire Leith

Location: 57.5661, -5.4649

Altitude: 1054.0 m above mean sea level

Bealach Na Ba

Location: 57.4175, -5.689

Altitude: 773.0 m above mean sea level

Distance from Spidean A' Choire Leith: 21.3 km