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Altnaharra SAWS (nearest observation site to Ben More Assynt)

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Ben More Assynt forecast
Thu 19 Jan 2017
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Overcast Partly cloudy night Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy
9.9 ° 9.6 ° 9.3 ° 9.5 ° 9.8 ° 9.9 ° 9.8 ° 9.7 ° 10.2 ° 9.3 ° 9.1 ° 8.9 ° 8.8 ° 9.0 ° 9.0 ° 8.9 ° 8.5 °
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SW 14 SW 14 29 SSW 8 30 NE 7 W 5 SW 7 SSW 5 SW 7 WSW 7 W 3 W 5 SW 5 SSW 7 SW 11 SSW 10 SW 11 SSW 8
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
E E E VG VG E E E E E E E E E E E E
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72% 74% 75% 74% 72% 74% 76% 77% 71% 72% 74% 73% 76% 75% 75% 76% 76%
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1031 1031 1032 1032 1032 1032 1032 1032 1032 1032 1033 1032 1033 1033 1033 1033 1033
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F F R R R R F F F F R R R R R F F
Fri 20 Jan 2017
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Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Clear night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy
8.4 ° 8.3 ° 7.9 ° 7.5 ° 7.3 ° 5.6 ° 4.0 ° 5.4 °
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S 9 S 5 SW 6 S 5 SSW 6 SSE 3 WSW 3 S 8
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
E E E E E E E E
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74% 74% 74% 76% 74% 81% 86% 86%
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1033 1033 1033 1033 1033 1033 1032 1032
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
F S R S F F F F
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Issued at: 0700 on Fri 20 Jan 2017

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Extremes

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Highlands & Eilean Siar extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kinbrace 11.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 7.4 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Tain Range 4.2 °C
Highest rainfall Harris Quidnish 2.6 mm
Sunniest Aviemore 0.1 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kinbrace 11.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Wych Cross 4.2 °C
Lowest minimum temperature South Farnborough -6.2 °C
Highest rainfall Harris Quidnish 2.6 mm
Sunniest Camborne 8.3 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 19 Jan 2017

Weather map

Fri 0700

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 – Overcast 58.454 -3.089
Skye/Lusa (SAMOS) Skye/Lusa (SAMOS) – Partly cloudy night 57.257 -5.809
Lossiemouth Lossiemouth – Cloudy 57.712 -3.322
Kirkwall Kirkwall – Overcast 58.954 -2.9
Aonach Mor Aonach Mor – No data 56.822 -4.97
South Uist Range South Uist Range – Partly cloudy night 57.358 -7.397
Cairnwell Cairnwell – No data 56.879 -3.42
Aberdeen Airport Aberdeen Airport – Mist 57.206 -2.202
Glen Ogle Glen Ogle – No data 56.423 -4.32
Leuchars Leuchars – Overcast 56.377 -2.862
Tiree Tiree – Overcast 56.497 -6.887
Campbeltown Airport Campbeltown Airport – Overcast 55.441 -5.699
Glasgow/Bishopton Glasgow/Bishopton – Overcast 55.907 -4.533
Edinburgh/Gogarbank Edinburgh/Gogarbank – Overcast 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