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

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Castletown forecast
Mon 16 Jan 2017
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8.5 ° 8.2 ° 8.4 ° 8.1 ° 8.0 ° 8.7 ° 8.7 ° 8.5 ° 8.3 ° 8.8 ° 8.8 ° 9.1 °
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Tue 17 Jan 2017
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9.2 ° 9.3 ° 9.2 ° 8.3 ° 8.5 ° 9.3 ° 8.6 ° 8.7 ° 9.3 ° 9.9 ° 10.2 ° 10.8 ° 11.5 °
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SSW 10 SSW 7 S 5 SSE 3 S 6 S 6 S 7 S 8 SSW 7 WSW 8 SW 7 WSW 10 WSW 11
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Issued at: 1200 on Tue 17 Jan 2017

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Extremes

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Highlands & Eilean Siar extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Achnagart 11.7 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 6.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kinbrace 1.7 °C
Highest rainfall Resallach 3.2 mm
Sunniest Aviemore 0.3 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Achnagart 11.7 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Wych Cross 3.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Manston 0.0 °C
Highest rainfall Winchcombe Sudeley Castle 11.6 mm
Sunniest Leuchars 3.5 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 Mon 16 Jan 2017

Weather map

Tue 1200

Weather observation map for Castletown

Castletown Castletown – Overcast 58.59108 -3.38224
Wick John O Groats Airport Wick John O Groats Airport – Overcast 58.454 -3.089
Altnaharra SAWS Altnaharra SAWS – Cloudy 58.288 -4.442
Altnaharra SAWS Altnaharra SAWS – Cloudy 58.288 -4.442
Lossiemouth Lossiemouth – Cloudy 57.712 -3.322
Aultbea Aultbea – Overcast 57.859 -5.636
Bealach Na Ba Bealach Na Ba – No data 57.4175 -5.689
Stornoway Stornoway – Mist 58.214 -6.325
Cairnwell Cairnwell – No data 56.879 -3.42
Skye/Lusa (SAMOS) Skye/Lusa (SAMOS) – Light shower day 57.257 -5.809
Lerwick (S. Screen) Lerwick (S. Screen) – Fog 60.139 -1.183
Aonach Mor Aonach Mor – No data 56.822 -4.97
Leuchars Leuchars – Overcast 56.377 -2.862
Glen Ogle Glen Ogle – No data 56.423 -4.32
South Uist Range South Uist Range – Mist 57.358 -7.397
Edinburgh/Gogarbank Edinburgh/Gogarbank – Cloudy 55.928 -3.343
Glasgow/Bishopton Glasgow/Bishopton – Overcast 55.907 -4.533
Tiree Tiree – Overcast 56.497 -6.887

Location Details

Castletown

Location: 58.59108, -3.38224

Altitude: 19.0 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 Castletown: 22.9 km