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Altnaharra SAWS (nearest observation site to Ben More Assynt)

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Ben More Assynt forecast
Mon 20 Feb 2017
2000 2100 2200 2300
Heavy shower night Cloudy Light shower night Cloudy
5.0 ° 5.1 ° 5.4 ° 5.5 °
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W 21 32 WSW 16 37 WSW 18 31 WSW 19 29
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
M VG E VG
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89% 87% 83% 82%
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1007 1007 1007 1007
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R R R F
Tue 21 Feb 2017
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Heavy shower night Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Light shower night Overcast Overcast Clear night Sunny day Cloudy Cloudy Light shower day Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain
4.8 ° 5.5 ° 4.4 ° 5.3 ° 5.4 ° 5.7 ° 6.4 ° 6.3 ° 6.3 ° 7.1 ° 7.2 ° 7.5 ° 7.2 ° 7.9 ° 9.2 ° 9.3 ° 9.2 ° 8.6 ° 8.5 ° 5.7 ° 5.1 °
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WSW 22 31 WSW 21 33 WSW 13 29 SW 7 WSW 15 30 WSW 13 24 SW 11 SW 11 23 SW 14 30 SW 10 SSW 8 SE 6 SSE 5 S 13 SSW 13 SSW 14 40 SSW 14 28 SSW 13 33 SSW 14 30 WSW 15 43 WSW 25 40
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
M VG E G G VG VG VG VG G VG VG G M M G M VG M M M
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89% 84% 88% 85% 84% 79% 77% 75% 76% 74% 75% 73% 90% 93% 90% 87% 86% 84% 92% 92% 85%
Pressure (hPa) arrow down
1007 1007 1007 1007 1007 1006 1005 1004 1003 1003 1002 1000 998 995 994 992 991 989 988 989 989
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
R R R R F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F R
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Issued at: 2000 on Tue 21 Feb 2017

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Extremes

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Highlands & Eilean Siar extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Drumnadrochit 12.6 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Loch Glascarnoch 8.5 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Tain Range 7.3 °C
Highest rainfall Cassley 29.2 mm
Sunniest Aviemore 3.1 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Northolt 18.3 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick 8.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Fylingdales 6.8 °C
Highest rainfall Cassley 29.2 mm
Sunniest Leuchars 7.5 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 20 Feb 2017

Weather map

Tue 2000

Weather observation map for Ben More Assynt

Ben More Assynt Ben More Assynt – Heavy rain 58.1384 -4.8577
Altnaharra SAWS Altnaharra SAWS – Heavy rain 58.288 -4.442
Altnaharra SAWS Altnaharra SAWS – Heavy rain 58.288 -4.442
Bealach Na Ba Bealach Na Ba – No data 57.4175 -5.689
Stornoway Stornoway – Partly cloudy night 58.214 -6.325
Wick John O Groats Airport Wick John O Groats Airport – Light rain 58.454 -3.089
Aultbea Aultbea – Overcast 57.859 -5.636
Lossiemouth Lossiemouth – Heavy shower night 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 – Partly cloudy night 57.358 -7.397
Aberdeen Airport Aberdeen Airport – Cloudy 57.206 -2.202
Glen Ogle Glen Ogle – No data 56.423 -4.32
Leuchars Leuchars – Light rain 56.377 -2.862
Tiree Tiree – Drizzle 56.497 -6.887
Campbeltown Airport Campbeltown Airport – Overcast 55.441 -5.699
Glasgow/Bishopton Glasgow/Bishopton – Heavy rain 55.907 -4.533
Edinburgh/Gogarbank Edinburgh/Gogarbank – Light rain 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