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Wick John O Groats Airport (nearest observation site to Thurso)

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Thurso forecast
Sun 19 Feb 2017
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Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Overcast
9.8 ° 10.3 ° 11.1 ° 10.8 ° 10.1 ° 10.3 ° 11.0 ° 11.0 ° 11.7 ° 12.0 ° 11.3 ° 10.7 °
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SW 10 WSW 13 SW 17 SW 15 S 10 SSW 9 WSW 24 31 SW 15 33 SW 19 WSW 18 W 14 W 23 29
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E E E E E E E E E E VG E
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78% 77% 77% 77% 78% 80% 85% 87% 85% 87% 89% 90%
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1012 1011 1010 1009 1008 1007 1006 1006 1004 1004 1005 1005
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Mon 20 Feb 2017
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Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Light shower night Light shower night Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast
10.1 ° 9.9 ° 9.0 ° 9.2 ° 9.5 ° 9.9 ° 10.8 ° 10.5 ° 10.6 ° 10.0 ° 9.5 ° 8.8 ° 8.8 °
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W 21 36 W 17 37 W 13 SW 11 S 8 SW 18 WSW 17 W 18 W 26 34 W 28 40 W 33 46 W 31 43 W 31 46
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VG E E E E G G E E E G VG VG
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91% 89% 91% 92% 87% 89% 93% 92% 89% 91% 93% 92% 88%
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R F F F F F F F F F R R R
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Issued at: 1200 on Mon 20 Feb 2017

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Extremes

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Highlands & Eilean Siar extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kinlochewe 13.7 °C
Lowest maximum temperature South Uist 9.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Loch Glascarnoch 3.6 °C
Highest rainfall Cluanie Inn 8.8 mm
Sunniest Aviemore 1.0 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Fyvie Castle 13.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Spadeadam 8.2 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Shoreham -2.1 °C
Highest rainfall Cluanie Inn 8.8 mm
Sunniest Boulmer 7.8 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: 2302 on Sun 19 Feb 2017

Weather map

Mon 1200

Weather observation map for Thurso

Thurso Thurso – Overcast 58.5938 -3.5206
Kirkwall Kirkwall – Sunny day 58.954 -2.9
Altnaharra SAWS Altnaharra SAWS – Cloudy 58.288 -4.442
Altnaharra SAWS Altnaharra SAWS – Cloudy 58.288 -4.442
Aultbea Aultbea – Light rain 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 – Sunny intervals 58.214 -6.325
Aberdeen Airport Aberdeen Airport – Overcast 57.206 -2.202
Aultbea Aultbea – Light rain 57.859 -5.636
Aonach Mor Aonach Mor – No data 56.822 -4.97
Lerwick (S. Screen) Lerwick (S. Screen) – Cloudy 60.139 -1.183
Leuchars Leuchars – Sunny day 56.377 -2.862
Glen Ogle Glen Ogle – No data 56.423 -4.32
South Uist Range South Uist Range – Cloudy 57.358 -7.397
Edinburgh/Gogarbank Edinburgh/Gogarbank – Light shower day 55.928 -3.343
Glasgow/Bishopton Glasgow/Bishopton – Cloudy 55.907 -4.533
Tiree Tiree – Cloudy 56.497 -6.887

Location Details

Thurso

Location: 58.5938, -3.5206

Altitude: 11.0 m above mean sea level

Wick John O Groats Airport

Location: 58.454, -3.089

Altitude: 36.0 m above mean sea level

Distance from Thurso: 29.5 km