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

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Wick (Highland) forecast
Tue 23 Aug 2016
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Wed 24 Aug 2016
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13.2 ° 13.2 ° 12.8 ° 12.9 ° 12.8 °
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S 3 SSW 2 NNE 2 N 0 WNW 3
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Issued at: 0500 on Wed 24 Aug 2016

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Extremes

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Highlands & Eilean Siar extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Altnaharra 19.4 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 14.4 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kinbrace 6.0 °C
Highest rainfall Tulloch Bridge 3.6 mm
Sunniest Stornoway 2.1 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Cambridge Niab 31.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Inverbervie 14.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Braemar 5.4 °C
Highest rainfall Thomastown 14.6 mm
Sunniest Wattisham 13.2 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: 0002 on Wed 24 Aug 2016

Weather map

Wed 0500

Weather observation map for Wick (Highland)

Wick (Highland) Wick (Highland) – Fog 58.4392 -3.0922
Kirkwall Kirkwall – Fog 58.954 -2.9
Altnaharra SAWS Altnaharra SAWS – Overcast 58.288 -4.442
Altnaharra SAWS Altnaharra SAWS – Overcast 58.288 -4.442
Lossiemouth Lossiemouth – Mist 57.712 -3.322
Aultbea Aultbea – Partly cloudy night 57.859 -5.636
Aberdeen Airport Aberdeen Airport – Mist 57.206 -2.202
Bealach Na Ba Bealach Na Ba – No data 57.4175 -5.689
Stornoway Stornoway – Clear night 58.214 -6.325
Cairnwell Cairnwell – No data 56.879 -3.42
Skye/Lusa (SAMOS) Skye/Lusa (SAMOS) – Partly cloudy night 57.257 -5.809
Aonach Mor Aonach Mor – No data 56.822 -4.97
Leuchars Leuchars – Cloudy 56.377 -2.862
Lerwick (S. Screen) Lerwick (S. Screen) – Fog 60.139 -1.183
Glen Ogle Glen Ogle – No data 56.423 -4.32
South Uist Range South Uist Range – Clear night 57.358 -7.397
Edinburgh/Gogarbank Edinburgh/Gogarbank – Overcast 55.928 -3.343
Glasgow/Bishopton Glasgow/Bishopton – Heavy rain 55.907 -4.533
Charterhall Charterhall – Mist 55.709 -2.383
Tiree Tiree – Partly cloudy night 56.497 -6.887

Location Details

Wick (Highland)

Location: 58.4392, -3.0922

Altitude: 16.0 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 Wick (Highland): 1.7 km