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Altnaharra SAWS (nearest observation site to Kyle of Tongue)

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Kyle of Tongue forecast
Fri 20 Jan 2017
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Overcast Overcast Overcast Clear night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Clear night Sunny intervals Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Mist Clear night Clear night Fog
8.3 ° 7.9 ° 7.5 ° 7.3 ° 5.6 ° 4.0 ° 5.4 ° 1.8 ° 1.6 ° 0.9 ° 3.0 ° 4.8 ° 6.4 ° 6.9 ° 6.2 ° 3.3 ° 0.5 ° -1.9 ° -1.9 ° -3.0 ° -3.6 ° -4.0 ° -4.3 °
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S 5 SW 6 S 5 SSW 6 SSE 3 WSW 3 S 8 NW 1 NE 3 E 1 E 2 SE 2 SE 2 SE 3 ESE 3 SE 3 ESE 1 W 3 WNW 1 W 1 W 2 WNW 3 N 0
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
E E E E E E E VG E VG G E E VG E E E VG G M VG G VP
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74% 74% 76% 74% 81% 86% 86% 90% 93% 95% 93% 82% 80% 76% 77% 85% 91% 91% 94% 92% 93% 94% 93%
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1033 1033 1033 1033 1033 1032 1032 1033 1033 1034 1034 1033 1032 1032 1032 1032 1032 1032 1032 1032 1032 1031 1031
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
S R S F F F F R R R R F F F F F F F F F F F F
Sat 21 Jan 2017
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Cloudy Fog
-4.0 ° -2.9 °
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S 1 ESE 3
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
M VP
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93% 96%
Pressure (hPa) arrow down
1030 1030
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
F F
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Issued at: 0100 on Sat 21 Jan 2017

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Extremes

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Highlands & Eilean Siar extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kinlochewe 8.6 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 2.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Loch Glascarnoch -1.9 °C
Highest rainfall Stornoway Trace 
Sunniest Loch Glascarnoch 5.1 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Valley 10.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Balmoral 1.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature South Farnborough -7.2 °C
Highest rainfall Lough Fea 0.8 mm
Sunniest Aberporth 8.0 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 Fri 20 Jan 2017

Weather map

Sat 0100

Weather observation map for Kyle of Tongue

Kyle of Tongue Kyle of Tongue – Fog 58.4913 -4.4374
Altnaharra SAWS Altnaharra SAWS – Fog 58.288 -4.442
Wick John O Groats Airport Wick John O Groats Airport – Mist 58.454 -3.089
Aultbea Aultbea – Cloudy 57.859 -5.636
Kirkwall Kirkwall – Overcast 58.954 -2.9
Stornoway Stornoway – Overcast 58.214 -6.325
Bealach Na Ba Bealach Na Ba – No data 57.4175 -5.689
Lossiemouth Lossiemouth – Fog 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
Cairnwell Cairnwell – No data 56.879 -3.42
Aberdeen Airport Aberdeen Airport – Mist 57.206 -2.202
South Uist Range South Uist Range – Overcast 57.358 -7.397
Glen Ogle Glen Ogle – No data 56.423 -4.32
Leuchars Leuchars – Mist 56.377 -2.862
Lerwick (S. Screen) Lerwick (S. Screen) – Overcast 60.139 -1.183
Tiree Tiree – Overcast 56.497 -6.887
Edinburgh/Gogarbank Edinburgh/Gogarbank – Mist 55.928 -3.343
Glasgow/Bishopton Glasgow/Bishopton – Mist 55.907 -4.533

Location Details

Kyle of Tongue

Location: 58.4913, -4.4374

Altitude: 0.0 m above mean sea level

Altnaharra SAWS

Location: 58.288, -4.442

Altitude: 81.0 m above mean sea level

Distance from Kyle of Tongue: 22.6 km