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Wick John O Groats Airport forecast
Tue 06 Dec 2016
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6.8 ° 7.0 ° 7.0 ° 7.1 ° 7.1 ° 6.8 ° 6.8 ° 7.2 ° 7.9 ° 8.6 ° 8.7 ° 8.7 ° 8.9 ° 8.9 ° 9.0 ° 9.3 °
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SSE 18 SSE 22 30 SSE 19 31 SSE 15 30 SSE 15 S 13 S 13 S 13 SSE 14 SSE 17 SSE 16 SSE 17 SSE 19 33 SSE 21 31 SSE 15 29 SSE 17
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Wed 07 Dec 2016
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Light rain Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Light shower night
9.7 ° 9.9 ° 10.2 ° 10.0 ° 10.3 ° 10.5 ° 11.4 ° 11.6 ° 11.8 °
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SSE 15 SSE 15 S 14 S 15 S 13 S 10 S 8 SSW 7 S 14
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VG VG E VG VG VG E E VG
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F F F F F F F F F
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Issued at: 0800 on Wed 7 Dec 2016

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Extremes

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Highlands & Eilean Siar extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Aultbea 12.8 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Cassley 3.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Aviemore -9.2 °C
Highest rainfall Lusa 22.6 mm
Sunniest Stornoway 0.0 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Magilligan 13.4 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Strathallan 2.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Aviemore -9.2 °C
Highest rainfall Lusa 22.6 mm
Sunniest Manston 2.8 hours

About extremes

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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 Tue 6 Dec 2016