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

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Castletown forecast
Sat 10 Dec 2016
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7.0 ° 7.7 ° 8.0 ° 8.4 ° 8.6 ° 8.4 ° 8.2 ° 8.3 ° 8.0 ° 7.5 ° 6.2 ° 7.1 ° 7.5 ° 7.2 ° 7.1 °
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Sun 11 Dec 2016
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7.2 ° 7.4 ° 7.1 ° 7.2 ° 7.3 ° 7.5 ° 7.2 ° 7.4 ° 7.3 ° 7.3 °
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Issued at: 0900 on Sun 11 Dec 2016

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Extremes

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Highlands & Eilean Siar extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kinlochewe 10.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 7.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kinbrace 2.6 °C
Highest rainfall Cluanie Inn 14.8 mm
Sunniest Stornoway 2.1 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature St James Park 13.7 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Killylane 7.4 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Fyvie Castle -0.2 °C
Highest rainfall Chivenor 22.6 mm
Sunniest Stornoway 2.1 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 Sat 10 Dec 2016

Weather map

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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 – Overcast 58.288 -4.442
Altnaharra SAWS Altnaharra SAWS – Overcast 58.288 -4.442
Lossiemouth Lossiemouth – Cloudy 57.712 -3.322
Aultbea Aultbea – Light shower night 57.859 -5.636
Bealach Na Ba Bealach Na Ba – No data 57.4175 -5.689
Aberdeen Airport Aberdeen Airport – Overcast 57.206 -2.202
Stornoway Stornoway – Overcast 58.214 -6.325
Cairnwell Cairnwell – No data 56.879 -3.42
Skye/Lusa (SAMOS) Skye/Lusa (SAMOS) – Overcast 57.257 -5.809
Lerwick (S. Screen) Lerwick (S. Screen) – Light rain 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 – Overcast 57.358 -7.397
Edinburgh/Gogarbank Edinburgh/Gogarbank – Overcast 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