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Altnaharra SAWS (nearest observation site to Laxford Bridge)

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Laxford Bridge forecast
Tue 17 Jan 2017
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Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night Cloudy Partly cloudy night Clear night Clear night Cloudy
10.8 ° 10.4 ° 10.6 ° 10.7 ° 10.7 ° 11.1 ° 10.9 ° 10.9 ° 10.7 ° 10.9 ° 9.5 ° 9.8 ° 9.6 ° 8.7 ° 8.8 ° 9.7 ° 9.6 °
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SSW 9 S 11 S 8 S 10 S 9 SSW 8 S 8 SSW 9 SSW 8 SW 9 SSW 9 SSW 9 S 13 S 9 S 13 SSW 17 30 S 14 31
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91% 93% 92% 92% 90% 89% 89% 83% 80% 69% 80% 73% 74% 76% 68% 65% 65%
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Wed 18 Jan 2017
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Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy
9.4 ° 9.4 ° 9.6 ° 9.4 ° 9.3 ° 9.6 ° 9.5 ° 9.2 °
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SW 13 SW 10 SW 8 S 11 SW 19 31 SW 21 32 WSW 22 38 WSW 19 31
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65% 66% 67% 68% 71% 69% 71% 72%
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R F F F F F R R
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Issued at: 0700 on Wed 18 Jan 2017

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Extremes

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Highlands & Eilean Siar extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Drumnadrochit 12.2 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 8.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kinbrace 5.0 °C
Highest rainfall Lusa 4.0 mm
Sunniest Aviemore 1.3 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Aboyne 13.2 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Langdon Bay 1.5 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Santon Downham -2.2 °C
Highest rainfall Machrihanish 5.2 mm
Sunniest Odiham 6.6 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 Tue 17 Jan 2017

Weather map

Wed 0700

Weather observation map for Laxford Bridge

Laxford Bridge Laxford Bridge – Cloudy 58.3753 -5.0153
Altnaharra SAWS Altnaharra SAWS – Cloudy 58.288 -4.442
Aultbea Aultbea – Light rain 57.859 -5.636
Stornoway Stornoway – Cloudy 58.214 -6.325
Bealach Na Ba Bealach Na Ba – No data 57.4175 -5.689
Wick John O Groats Airport Wick John O Groats Airport – Cloudy 58.454 -3.089
Skye/Lusa (SAMOS) Skye/Lusa (SAMOS) – Light rain 57.257 -5.809
Kirkwall Kirkwall – Clear night 58.954 -2.9
Lossiemouth Lossiemouth – Partly cloudy night 57.712 -3.322
South Uist Range South Uist Range – Overcast 57.358 -7.397
Aonach Mor Aonach Mor – No data 56.822 -4.97
Cairnwell Cairnwell – No data 56.879 -3.42
Aberdeen Airport Aberdeen Airport – Clear night 57.206 -2.202
Glen Ogle Glen Ogle – No data 56.423 -4.32
Tiree Tiree – Overcast 56.497 -6.887
Leuchars Leuchars – Partly cloudy night 56.377 -2.862
Campbeltown Airport Campbeltown Airport – Overcast 55.441 -5.699
Glasgow/Bishopton Glasgow/Bishopton – Overcast 55.907 -4.533
Edinburgh/Gogarbank Edinburgh/Gogarbank – Cloudy 55.928 -3.343

Location Details

Laxford Bridge

Location: 58.3753, -5.0153

Altitude: 3.0 m above mean sea level

Altnaharra SAWS

Location: 58.288, -4.442

Altitude: 81.0 m above mean sea level

Distance from Laxford Bridge: 34.8 km