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Altnaharra SAWS (nearest observation site to Ben More Assynt)

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Ben More Assynt forecast
Sat 10 Dec 2016
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6.8 ° 7.9 ° 7.9 ° 8.9 ° 9.0 ° 9.9 ° 9.1 ° 8.3 ° 8.0 ° 7.7 ° 7.4 ° 7.4 ° 7.1 ° 8.0 ° 7.6 ° 7.7 °
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SSE 6 SSW 10 31 SSW 5 SSW 5 SSW 2 S 6 SSW 6 S 7 SSW 8 SSW 9 SSW 8 SW 10 SW 11 29 SW 13 SW 9 SW 13 29
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M E VG G VG VG E VG VG E VG VG VG VG G G
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86% 79% 76% 75% 70% 69% 70% 74% 74% 76% 78% 81% 85% 79% 81% 77%
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Sun 11 Dec 2016
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7.1 ° 7.4 ° 3.4 ° 7.6 ° 7.6 ° 7.4 ° 7.5 ° 7.8 °
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WSW 13 30 WSW 22 33 N 0 WSW 21 36 WSW 18 31 WSW 15 WSW 16 29 WSW 18 34
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M VG VP G G VG VG VG
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86% 82% 99% 81% 81% 83% 81% 77%
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R R R R R R R
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Issued at: 0700 on Sun 11 Dec 2016

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Extremes

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Highlands & Eilean Siar extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kinlochewe 10.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 7.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kinbrace 2.6 °C
Highest rainfall Cluanie Inn 14.8 mm
Sunniest Stornoway 2.1 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature St James Park 13.7 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Killylane 7.4 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Fyvie Castle -0.2 °C
Highest rainfall Chivenor 22.6 mm
Sunniest Stornoway 2.1 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 Sat 10 Dec 2016

Weather map

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Weather observation map for Ben More Assynt

Ben More Assynt Ben More Assynt – Overcast 58.1384 -4.8577
Altnaharra SAWS Altnaharra SAWS – Overcast 58.288 -4.442
Altnaharra SAWS Altnaharra SAWS – Overcast 58.288 -4.442
Bealach Na Ba Bealach Na Ba – No data 57.4175 -5.689
Stornoway Stornoway – Overcast 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) – Overcast 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 – Cloudy 57.358 -7.397
Cairnwell Cairnwell – No data 56.879 -3.42
Aberdeen Airport Aberdeen Airport – Partly cloudy night 57.206 -2.202
Glen Ogle Glen Ogle – No data 56.423 -4.32
Leuchars Leuchars – Cloudy 56.377 -2.862
Tiree Tiree – Cloudy 56.497 -6.887
Campbeltown Airport Campbeltown Airport – Overcast 55.441 -5.699
Glasgow/Bishopton Glasgow/Bishopton – Cloudy 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