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Altnaharra SAWS (nearest observation site to Caol Raineach)

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Caol Raineach forecast
Fri 24 Feb 2017
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4.1 ° 3.2 ° 3.0 ° 3.3 ° 3.9 ° 5.1 ° 5.9 ° 6.4 ° 6.3 °
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SSE 11 SSE 10 ESE 7 SE 16 31 N 6 SE 23 37 SE 16 37 SSE 19 34 SSE 17 36
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1008 1008 1006 1004 1002 1000 998 997 996
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Sat 25 Feb 2017
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Cloudy Light shower night Overcast Overcast Cloudy Heavy shower night Light rain Light rain Light rain Heavy rain Light rain Overcast Cloudy Sunny day Sunny day Light shower day
6.1 ° 8.2 ° 8.3 ° 9.2 ° 9.7 ° 9.8 ° 9.9 ° 9.3 ° 9.0 ° 9.0 ° 8.0 ° 7.7 ° 7.9 ° 7.5 ° 7.1 ° 6.0 °
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SSE 10 29 SSE 11 SSE 15 S 15 S 17 31 S 14 32 S 15 S 16 29 S 16 S 13 WSW 16 33 W 16 29 W 22 30 WSW 21 33 WSW 23 33 WSW 23 37
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E E E E E G VG VG VG M G G VG VG VG G
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90% 87% 86% 83% 81% 82% 83% 88% 92% 95% 90% 88% 82% 75% 75% 84%
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995 993 992 990 988 987 987 986 986 986 988 990 991 992 993 994
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F F F F F F F F F F R R R R R R
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Issued at: 1500 on Sat 25 Feb 2017

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Extremes

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Highlands & Eilean Siar extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kinlochewe 8.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 2.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Altnaharra -5.7 °C
Highest rainfall Cluanie Inn 13.2 mm
Sunniest Altnaharra 1.3 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Isles of Scilly 11.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 2.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Altnaharra -5.7 °C
Highest rainfall Cluanie Inn 13.2 mm
Sunniest St Athan 8.2 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 24 Feb 2017

Weather map

Sat 1500

Weather observation map for Caol Raineach

Caol Raineach Caol Raineach – Light shower day 58.5477 -4.3325
Altnaharra SAWS Altnaharra SAWS – Light shower day 58.288 -4.442
Wick John O Groats Airport Wick John O Groats Airport – Light shower day 58.454 -3.089
Aultbea Aultbea – Cloudy 57.859 -5.636
Kirkwall Kirkwall – Cloudy 58.954 -2.9
Stornoway Stornoway – Light shower day 58.214 -6.325
Bealach Na Ba Bealach Na Ba – No data 57.4175 -5.689
Lossiemouth Lossiemouth – Cloudy 57.712 -3.322
Aultbea Aultbea – Cloudy 57.859 -5.636
Aonach Mor Aonach Mor – No data 56.822 -4.97
Aberdeen Airport Aberdeen Airport – Sunny intervals 57.206 -2.202
Cairnwell Cairnwell – No data 56.879 -3.42
South Uist Range South Uist Range – Heavy shower day 57.358 -7.397
Leuchars Leuchars – Cloudy 56.377 -2.862
Glen Ogle Glen Ogle – No data 56.423 -4.32
Lerwick (S. Screen) Lerwick (S. Screen) – Cloudy 60.139 -1.183
Tiree Tiree – Cloudy 56.497 -6.887
Edinburgh/Gogarbank Edinburgh/Gogarbank – Cloudy 55.928 -3.343
Glasgow/Bishopton Glasgow/Bishopton – Cloudy 55.907 -4.533

Location Details

Caol Raineach

Location: 58.5477, -4.3325

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 Caol Raineach: 29.6 km