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Altnaharra SAWS (nearest observation site to Durness Youth Hostel)

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Durness Youth Hostel forecast
Mon 26 Sep 2016
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11.2 ° 12.0 ° 11.6 ° 13.6 ° 14.8 ° 14.1 ° 14.2 ° 14.7 ° 14.1 ° 12.5 ° 11.0 ° 11.0 ° 9.2 ° 8.8 °
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Tue 27 Sep 2016
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Partly cloudy night Clear night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Overcast Overcast Light shower night Heavy rain Overcast Light shower day Heavy rain
6.3 ° 6.7 ° 7.1 ° 11.0 ° 10.5 ° 10.6 ° 11.0 ° 10.1 ° 11.1 ° 12.1 ° 12.6 °
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WNW 1 N 6 NNW 3 S 9 SSE 2 SSW 5 16 SSE 8 ESE 9 ESE 23 33 ESE 23 39 SSE 23 44
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Issued at: 1000 on Tue 27 Sep 2016

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Extremes

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Highlands & Eilean Siar extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Tain Range 16.4 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 12.8 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kinbrace 3.3 °C
Highest rainfall Lusa 14.2 mm
Sunniest Stornoway 6.4 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Shoeburyness 19.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Blencathra 11.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Aboyne 0.1 °C
Highest rainfall Porthmadog 24.2 mm
Sunniest Lerwick 8.8 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: 0754 on Tue 27 Sep 2016

Weather map

Tue 1000

Weather observation map for Durness Youth Hostel

Durness Youth Hostel Durness Youth Hostel – Heavy rain 58.5646 -4.7219
Altnaharra SAWS Altnaharra SAWS – Heavy rain 58.288 -4.442
Aultbea Aultbea – Cloudy 57.859 -5.636
Wick John O Groats Airport Wick John O Groats Airport – Overcast 58.454 -3.089
Stornoway Stornoway – Sunny intervals 58.214 -6.325
Kirkwall Kirkwall – Light rain 58.954 -2.9
Bealach Na Ba Bealach Na Ba – No data 57.4175 -5.689
Lossiemouth Lossiemouth – Light rain 57.712 -3.322
Skye/Lusa (SAMOS) Skye/Lusa (SAMOS) – Overcast 57.257 -5.809
Aonach Mor Aonach Mor – No data 56.822 -4.97
South Uist Range South Uist Range – Heavy shower day 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 – Overcast 56.377 -2.862
Tiree Tiree – Light rain 56.497 -6.887
Lerwick (S. Screen) Lerwick (S. Screen) – Light rain 60.139 -1.183
Glasgow/Bishopton Glasgow/Bishopton – Overcast 55.907 -4.533
Campbeltown Airport Campbeltown Airport – Cloudy 55.441 -5.699

Location Details

Durness Youth Hostel

Location: 58.5646, -4.7219

Altitude: 38.0 m above mean sea level

Altnaharra SAWS

Location: 58.288, -4.442

Altitude: 81.0 m above mean sea level

Distance from Durness Youth Hostel: 34.8 km