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Braemar Gathering

The Scottish flag flying in the breeze

Sat 3 Sep 2016

The Braemar Gathering dates back to 1832 and takes place on the first Saturday of September every year at the Princess Royal and Duke of Fife Memorial Park. 

Starting at 9.30 am and continuing through until 5 pm, the event this year includes the March of the Atholl and Lonach Highlanders as well as performances from pipers and dancers.

Various sporting activities will be on show to watch, including:

  • Highland dancing
  • Tug of war
  • Hill race

Check the weather forecast below before attending the Braemar Gathering.

  • Light rain 12 °C

    6 °C

  • Cloudy 8 °C

    6 °C

  • Overcast 11 °C

    9 °C

  • Overcast 12 °C

    7 °C

  • Heavy rain 10 °C

    8 °C

  • Heavy shower day 9 °C

    7 °C

  • Cloudy 10 °C

    7 °C

Tuesday (Tuesday 17 October 2017)
Now 13:00 14:00 15:00 16:00 17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Warnings
Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Cloudy Overcast Overcast
60% 50% 60% 60% 60% 60% 60% 60% 50% 10% 20% 10%
Temperature (°C)
11 ° 11 ° 10 ° 9 ° 9 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 °
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Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
8 ° 8 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 14 27 WNW 12 26 WNW 11 26 NW 10 25 NNW 9 23 NNW 9 22 NNW 9 21 NNW 6 18 N 7 17 N 7 17 NNE 6 16 NNE 7 15
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
M P G G G VG VG G VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
91% 88% 87% 85% 86% 86% 87% 88% 89% 88% 88% 87%
UV index Expand
1 1 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:50 Sunset: 18:07 Moon phase: Waning crescent Air pollution: 2
Wednesday (Wednesday 18 October 2017)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00 04:00 05:00 06:00 07:00 08:00 09:00 10:00 11:00 12:00 13:00 14:00 15:00 16:00 17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Warnings
Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% <5% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 °
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5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
NNE 6 13 NNE 5 11 NE 4 11 NE 5 11 NE 5 11 NE 4 10 NE 5 11 NE 5 11 ENE 5 12 ENE 5 13 ENE 6 14 E 7 16 E 8 18 E 8 19 E 8 19 E 8 18 E 8 18 E 7 17 E 7 16 E 7 16 E 7 16 E 6 16 E 6 16 E 6 16
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
88% 87% 87% 87% 86% 86% 86% 85% 85% 85% 84% 83% 82% 81% 80% 81% 82% 83% 85% 87% 88% 90% 90% 91%
UV index Expand
1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:52 Sunset: 18:04 Moon phase: Waning crescent Air pollution: 2
Thursday (Thursday 19 October 2017)
00:00 01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Overcast Overcast Drizzle Light rain Drizzle Overcast Overcast Drizzle Heavy rain
20% 20% 50% 50% 30% 20% 20% 30% 80%
Temperature (°C)
7 ° 7 ° 8 ° 9 ° 9 ° 11 ° 11 ° 10 ° 10 °
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Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
5 ° 5 ° 6 ° 7 ° 8 ° 9 ° 9 ° 8 ° 8 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
E 6 16 E 7 16 E 8 19 E 7 17 ESE 6 14 SE 7 16 SE 8 16 E 8 17 E 8 18
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG P VP VP G M P VP
Humidity Expand
91% 92% 96% 97% 98% 92% 93% 96% 97%
UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:54 Sunset: 18:02 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 2
Friday (Friday 20 October 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Drizzle Drizzle Drizzle Drizzle Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Cloudy
40% 40% 40% 30% 20% 20% 20% 10%
Temperature (°C)
10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 11 ° 11 ° 10 ° 9 °
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Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 10 ° 10 ° 9 ° 7 ° 7 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
E 7 15 E 7 14 ESE 5 12 ESE 4 11 SSE 6 15 SSE 8 20 SSE 10 21 SSE 9 19
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VP VP VP P VG VG M M
Humidity Expand
98% 97% 97% 95% 87% 87% 91% 93%
UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:57 Sunset: 17:59 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 2
Saturday (Saturday 21 October 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy shower night Heavy rain
20% 20% 80% 90% 90% 90% 70% 80%
Temperature (°C)
8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 °
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Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
6 ° 6 ° 5 ° 6 ° 6 ° 7 ° 6 ° 6 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
ESE 9 17 E 11 21 E 11 23 E 12 26 E 13 28 ENE 12 24 NE 11 23 NE 12 24
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
M M M P P P M M
Humidity Expand
94% 95% 95% 95% 94% 95% 95% 93%
UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:59 Sunset: 17:57 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 2
Sunday (Sunday 22 October 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Heavy shower night Heavy shower night Light rain Heavy rain Light shower day Light shower day Cloudy Cloudy
70% 70% 60% 80% 40% 40% 20% 10%
Temperature (°C)
9 ° 8 ° 8 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 8 ° 8 °
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Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
6 ° 5 ° 5 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
NE 11 22 ENE 13 27 NE 13 26 NE 13 26 NE 12 25 NE 11 22 NE 9 17 NNE 7 14
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
M M M M G M M M
Humidity Expand
95% 95% 95% 95% 93% 93% 95% 96%
UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:01 Sunset: 17:54 Moon phase: New
Monday (Monday 23 October 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
20% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
8 ° 7 ° 7 ° 8 ° 10 ° 9 ° 9 ° 8 °
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Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 7 ° 8 ° 7 ° 6 ° 6 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
N 6 12 ESE 6 11 SE 6 11 SE 7 14 SSE 9 18 SSE 9 18 SSE 9 17 ESE 9 18
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
M M M G G M M M
Humidity Expand
95% 95% 96% 92% 88% 89% 93% 94%
UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:03 Sunset: 17:52 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
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3 September - Check the local weather forecast before attending the Braemar Gathering.

Since 2011, the event has been run by Braemar Royal Highland Charity.

For further information, visit the Braemar Gathering official website.  

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