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Loch Glascarnoch SAWS (nearest observation site to Alness)

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Alness forecast
Sun 19 Feb 2017
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Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night Clear night
10.3 ° 9.2 ° 9.3 ° 9.7 ° 11.3 ° 11.5 ° 11.7 ° 11.9 ° 11.6 ° 11.0 ° 10.2 °
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S 7 SSW 15 SSW 13 26 SW 8 29 W 16 30 W 19 29 W 23 34 W 23 36 W 25 37 W 26 38 W 32 44
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Mon 20 Feb 2017
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Clear night Clear night Clear night Cloudy Light rain Light rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Light rain Light rain Drizzle Light rain Heavy shower day Light shower day
9.7 ° 10.2 ° 10.4 ° 11.0 ° 12.2 ° 11.3 ° 10.8 ° 9.8 ° 9.3 ° 8.5 ° 8.1 ° 7.2 ° 6.7 ° 7.0 °
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W 32 41 W 26 41 WNW 22 39 W 29 41 W 32 46 W 29 54 W 25 44 W 28 45 W 26 40 W 24 38 WNW 23 32 WNW 17 39 W 16 33 W 21 37
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E E E E G M M G M M M VG M G
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83% 81% 80% 72% 83% 84% 85% 89% 91% 92% 95% 93% 94% 89%
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1007 1007 1006 1005 1004 1003 1003 1003 1003 1005 1005 1007 1007 1007
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F R F F F F F F F R R R R R
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Issued at: 1300 on Mon 20 Feb 2017

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Extremes

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Highlands & Eilean Siar extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kinlochewe 13.7 °C
Lowest maximum temperature South Uist 9.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Loch Glascarnoch 3.6 °C
Highest rainfall Cluanie Inn 8.8 mm
Sunniest Aviemore 1.0 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Fyvie Castle 13.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Spadeadam 8.2 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Shoreham -2.1 °C
Highest rainfall Cluanie Inn 8.8 mm
Sunniest Boulmer 7.8 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 Sun 19 Feb 2017

Weather map

Mon 1300

Weather observation map for Alness

Alness Alness – Light shower day 57.6962 -4.2554
Aultbea Aultbea – Light rain 57.859 -5.636
Bealach Na Ba Bealach Na Ba – No data 57.4175 -5.689
Lossiemouth Lossiemouth – Cloudy 57.712 -3.322
Altnaharra SAWS Altnaharra SAWS – Cloudy 58.288 -4.442
Wick John O Groats Airport Wick John O Groats Airport – Overcast 58.454 -3.089
Aonach Mor Aonach Mor – No data 56.822 -4.97
Aultbea Aultbea – Light rain 57.859 -5.636
Stornoway Stornoway – Sunny intervals 58.214 -6.325
Aberdeen Airport Aberdeen Airport – Overcast 57.206 -2.202
Glen Ogle Glen Ogle – No data 56.423 -4.32
Leuchars Leuchars – Sunny day 56.377 -2.862
Kirkwall Kirkwall – Sunny day 58.954 -2.9
South Uist Range South Uist Range – Cloudy 57.358 -7.397
Glasgow/Bishopton Glasgow/Bishopton – Cloudy 55.907 -4.533
Edinburgh/Gogarbank Edinburgh/Gogarbank – Light shower day 55.928 -3.343
Tiree Tiree – Cloudy 56.497 -6.887
Campbeltown Airport Campbeltown Airport – Overcast 55.441 -5.699

Location Details

Alness

Location: 57.6962, -4.2554

Altitude: 17.0 m above mean sea level

Loch Glascarnoch SAWS

Location: 57.725, -4.896

Altitude: 265.0 m above mean sea level

Distance from Alness: 38.2 km