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Loch Glascarnoch SAWS (nearest observation site to Alness)

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Alness forecast
Thu 01 Dec 2016
2100 2200 2300
Light shower night Clear night Cloudy
5.9 ° 5.2 ° 5.6 °
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WNW 15 W 7 W 6
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
E E E
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88% 87% 92%
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1028 1028 1028
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R R R
Fri 02 Dec 2016
0000 0100 0200 0300 0400 0500 0600 0700 0800 0900 1000 1100 1200 1300 1400 1500 1600 1700 1800 1900 2000
Light shower night Light shower night Overcast Light shower night Light rain Overcast Overcast Light rain Light rain Light rain Overcast Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast
5.8 ° 6.4 ° 6.1 ° 5.6 ° 5.7 ° 4.9 ° 4.7 ° 5.1 ° 4.9 ° 4.8 ° 5.1 ° 5.5 ° 7.0 ° 5.5 ° 5.8 ° 5.2 ° 4.3 ° 3.4 ° 3.0 ° 2.4 ° 2.3 °
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WNW 7 WNW 11 W 7 WNW 5 WNW 6 WNW 8 WNW 5 WNW 9 WNW 5 WNW 5 W 3 W 3 ESE 3 E 3 SE 1 E 2 SW 1 N 0 N 0 W 2 W 2
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G G G M M E E VG G VG E E E E E E VG VG VG E E
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91% 94% 97% 98% 99% 98% 98% 98% 98% 98% 98% 95% 89% 93% 92% 94% 95% 96% 97% 97% 98%
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1028 1028 1028 1028 1028 1028 1029 1028 1029 1029 1029 1029 1029 1029 1028 1028 1028 1028 1029 1029 1028
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R R R R F R R R R R R R R F F F F F S S F
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Issued at: 2100 on Fri 2 Dec 2016

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Extremes

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Highlands & Eilean Siar extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature South Uist 10.3 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Loch Glascarnoch 7.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Loch Glascarnoch 6.7 °C
Highest rainfall Resallach 10.6 mm
Sunniest Stornoway 0.0 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Gt Cumbrae Millport 12.2 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Llysdinam -1.1 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Usk No.2 -7.4 °C
Highest rainfall Resallach 10.6 mm
Sunniest Lyneham 7.4 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 Thu 1 Dec 2016

Weather map

Fri 2000

Weather observation map for Alness

Alness Alness – Overcast 57.6962 -4.2554
Aultbea Aultbea – Overcast 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 – Overcast 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
Cairnwell Cairnwell – No data 56.879 -3.42
Skye/Lusa (SAMOS) Skye/Lusa (SAMOS) – Cloudy 57.257 -5.809
Stornoway Stornoway – Overcast 58.214 -6.325
Aberdeen Airport Aberdeen Airport – Mist 57.206 -2.202
Glen Ogle Glen Ogle – No data 56.423 -4.32
Leuchars Leuchars – Partly cloudy night 56.377 -2.862
Kirkwall Kirkwall – Overcast 58.954 -2.9
South Uist Range South Uist Range – Partly cloudy night 57.358 -7.397
Glasgow/Bishopton Glasgow/Bishopton – Light shower night 55.907 -4.533
Edinburgh/Gogarbank Edinburgh/Gogarbank – Cloudy 55.928 -3.343
Tiree Tiree – Overcast 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