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Altnaharra SAWS (nearest observation site to Craigtown)

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Craigtown forecast
Fri 02 Dec 2016
2000 2100 2200 2300
Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast
1.9 ° 2.4 ° 2.5 ° 2.4 °
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W 3 W 1 N 0 W 1
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
E E E E
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96% 98% 98% 98%
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1027 1027 1027 1027
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F F F F
Sat 03 Dec 2016
0000 0100 0200 0300 0400 0500 0600 0700 0800 0900 1000 1100 1200 1300 1400 1500 1600 1700 1800 1900
Overcast Overcast Fog Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
2.2 ° 2.3 ° 1.6 ° 0.2 ° -0.7 ° -0.9 ° -0.2 ° -0.3 ° -0.4 ° 0.0 ° 0.2 ° 1.1 ° 3.2 ° 4.4 ° 6.3 ° 5.1 ° 2.6 ° 1.4 ° 0.0 ° 0.8 °
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W 3 W 1 W 2 ENE 2 W 3 S 1 ESE 3 WNW 1 SSW 1 N 0 W 1 W 2 WSW 1 SSW 2 S 7 W 2 NNW 3 WNW 2 W 1 E 5
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
E E VP VG E E VG G VG E E E E E E E E E E E
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98% 99% 98% 98% 97% 97% 98% 98% 99% 99% 99% 99% 100% 97% 77% 84% 91% 96% 96% 97%
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1027 1027 1027 1027 1026 1026 1026 1026 1026 1026 1027 1026 1026 1026 1026 1026 1026 1026 1027 1027
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
F F F F F F F F F R R R F F F F S R R R
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Issued at: 2000 on Sat 3 Dec 2016

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Extremes

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Highlands & Eilean Siar extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Harris Quidnish 9.3 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Tulloch Bridge 5.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Dalwhinnie 0.9 °C
Highest rainfall Resallach 6.2 mm
Sunniest Loch Glascarnoch 0.7 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Isles of Scilly 11.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Thomastown 2.2 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Exeter Airport -6.3 °C
Highest rainfall Resallach 6.2 mm
Sunniest Leeming 3.6 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 Fri 2 Dec 2016

Weather map

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Weather observation map for Craigtown

Craigtown Craigtown – Cloudy 58.4829 -3.9019
Altnaharra SAWS Altnaharra SAWS – Cloudy 58.288 -4.442
Altnaharra SAWS Altnaharra SAWS – Cloudy 58.288 -4.442
Kirkwall Kirkwall – Clear night 58.954 -2.9
Aultbea Aultbea – Cloudy 57.859 -5.636
Lossiemouth Lossiemouth – Cloudy 57.712 -3.322
Bealach Na Ba Bealach Na Ba – No data 57.4175 -5.689
Stornoway Stornoway – Overcast 58.214 -6.325
Skye/Lusa (SAMOS) Skye/Lusa (SAMOS) – Cloudy 57.257 -5.809
Aberdeen Airport Aberdeen Airport – Overcast 57.206 -2.202
Cairnwell Cairnwell – No data 56.879 -3.42
Aonach Mor Aonach Mor – No data 56.822 -4.97
Leuchars Leuchars – Mist 56.377 -2.862
South Uist Range South Uist Range – Overcast 57.358 -7.397
Glen Ogle Glen Ogle – No data 56.423 -4.32
Lerwick (S. Screen) Lerwick (S. Screen) – Light shower night 60.139 -1.183
Tiree Tiree – Overcast 56.497 -6.887
Edinburgh/Gogarbank Edinburgh/Gogarbank – Overcast 55.928 -3.343
Glasgow/Bishopton Glasgow/Bishopton – Overcast 55.907 -4.533

Location Details

Craigtown

Location: 58.4829, -3.9019

Altitude: 30.0 m above mean sea level

Altnaharra SAWS

Location: 58.288, -4.442

Altitude: 81.0 m above mean sea level

Distance from Craigtown: 38.2 km