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Altnaharra SAWS (nearest observation site to Ben More Assynt)

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Ben More Assynt forecast
Thu 29 Sep 2016
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10.8 ° 8.7 ° 9.3 ° 9.1 ° 9.7 ° 8.8 ° 8.1 ° 7.5 ° 7.4 ° 7.6 ° 7.9 °
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Fri 30 Sep 2016
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7.7 ° 7.4 ° 7.2 ° 8.0 ° 7.7 ° 7.9 ° 8.4 ° 8.6 ° 8.3 ° 9.2 ° 9.7 ° 9.7 ° 11.0 ° 9.8 °
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S 9 S 9 S 6 SW 9 SW 3 WSW 8 SW 8 WSW 9 SW 7 SW 11 SW 9 WSW 10 WSW 13 WSW 8
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Issued at: 1300 on Fri 30 Sep 2016

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Extremes

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Highlands & Eilean Siar extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature South Uist 12.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Loch Glascarnoch 9.5 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Loch Glascarnoch 7.0 °C
Highest rainfall Cluanie Inn 53.0 mm
Sunniest Stornoway 2.7 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Cavendish 20.4 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Loch Glascarnoch 9.5 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Loch Glascarnoch 7.0 °C
Highest rainfall Cluanie Inn 53.0 mm
Sunniest Boulmer 9.4 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: 0002 on Fri 30 Sep 2016

Weather map

Fri 1300

Weather observation map for Ben More Assynt

Ben More Assynt Ben More Assynt – Cloudy 58.1384 -4.8577
Altnaharra SAWS Altnaharra SAWS – Cloudy 58.288 -4.442
Altnaharra SAWS Altnaharra SAWS – Cloudy 58.288 -4.442
Bealach Na Ba Bealach Na Ba – No data 57.4175 -5.689
Stornoway Stornoway – Cloudy 58.214 -6.325
Wick John O Groats Airport Wick John O Groats Airport – Cloudy 58.454 -3.089
Skye/Lusa (SAMOS) Skye/Lusa (SAMOS) – Light shower day 57.257 -5.809
Lossiemouth Lossiemouth – Cloudy 57.712 -3.322
Kirkwall Kirkwall – Cloudy 58.954 -2.9
Aonach Mor Aonach Mor – No data 56.822 -4.97
South Uist Range South Uist Range – Cloudy 57.358 -7.397
Cairnwell Cairnwell – No data 56.879 -3.42
Aberdeen Airport Aberdeen Airport – Cloudy 57.206 -2.202
Glen Ogle Glen Ogle – No data 56.423 -4.32
Leuchars Leuchars – Sunny intervals 56.377 -2.862
Tiree Tiree – Cloudy 56.497 -6.887
Campbeltown Airport Campbeltown Airport – Sunny day 55.441 -5.699
Glasgow/Bishopton Glasgow/Bishopton – Light shower day 55.907 -4.533
Edinburgh/Gogarbank Edinburgh/Gogarbank – Cloudy 55.928 -3.343

Location Details

Ben More Assynt

Location: 58.1384, -4.8577

Altitude: 998.0 m above mean sea level

Altnaharra SAWS

Location: 58.288, -4.442

Altitude: 81.0 m above mean sea level

Distance from Ben More Assynt: 29.5 km