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

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Watten forecast
Wed 22 Feb 2017
2200 2300
Cloudy Cloudy
0.7 ° 1.1 °
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W 10 WSW 7
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VG VG
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96% 96%
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996 996
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R F
Thu 23 Feb 2017
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Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Drizzle Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny day Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night Cloudy Partly cloudy night Cloudy
0.7 ° 1.2 ° 0.5 ° 2.2 ° 3.6 ° 3.4 ° 4.3 ° 4.4 ° 4.2 ° 4.4 ° 4.4 ° 4.1 ° 4.4 ° 4.5 ° 4.2 ° 4.3 ° 3.4 ° 3.2 ° 2.1 ° 1.3 ° -0.8 ° -1.0 ° -1.1 °
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96% 97% 98% 96% 93% 89% 83% 78% 73% 72% 73% 66% 72% 74% 68% 65% 64% 68% 70% 76% 82% 89% 89%
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Issued at: 2200 on Thu 23 Feb 2017

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Extremes

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Highlands & Eilean Siar extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Harris Quidnish 7.2 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 1.4 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Loch Glascarnoch -1.3 °C
Highest rainfall Tulloch Bridge 17.2 mm
Sunniest Altnaharra 0.3 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Frittenden 13.2 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Salsburgh 1.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Loch Glascarnoch -1.3 °C
Highest rainfall Capel Curig 46.4 mm
Sunniest Aberdaron 5.6 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 Thu 23 Feb 2017

Weather map

Thu 2200

Weather observation map for Watten

Watten Watten – Cloudy 58.4726 -3.29793
Kirkwall Kirkwall – Clear night 58.954 -2.9
Altnaharra SAWS Altnaharra SAWS – Overcast 58.288 -4.442
Altnaharra SAWS Altnaharra SAWS – Overcast 58.288 -4.442
Lossiemouth Lossiemouth – Partly cloudy night 57.712 -3.322
Aultbea Aultbea – Light rain 57.859 -5.636
Bealach Na Ba Bealach Na Ba – No data 57.4175 -5.689
Aberdeen Airport Aberdeen Airport – Cloudy 57.206 -2.202
Stornoway Stornoway – Overcast 58.214 -6.325
Cairnwell Cairnwell – No data 56.879 -3.42
Aultbea Aultbea – Light rain 57.859 -5.636
Aonach Mor Aonach Mor – No data 56.822 -4.97
Lerwick (S. Screen) Lerwick (S. Screen) – Partly cloudy night 60.139 -1.183
Leuchars Leuchars – Overcast 56.377 -2.862
Glen Ogle Glen Ogle – No data 56.423 -4.32
South Uist Range South Uist Range – Partly cloudy night 57.358 -7.397
Edinburgh/Gogarbank Edinburgh/Gogarbank – Cloudy 55.928 -3.343
Glasgow/Bishopton Glasgow/Bishopton – Cloudy 55.907 -4.533
Tiree Tiree – Partly cloudy night 56.497 -6.887

Location Details

Watten

Location: 58.4726, -3.29793

Altitude: 24.0 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 Watten: 12.3 km