Close window
Weather warnings may have been issued

Durness Youth Hostel

  • Light rain 8 °C 5 °C
  • Cloudy 9 °C 9 °C
  • Overcast 11 °C 7 °C
  • Sunny intervals 8 °C 7 °C
  • Cloudy 8 °C 7 °C
  • Light rain 10 °C 8 °C
  • Light rain 10 °C 4 °C
Now 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
Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Cloudy Light shower day Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Light shower night
90% 90% ≥95% ≥95% ≥95% ≥95% 90% 80% 10% 30% <5% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% <5% 30%
Temperature (°C)
5 ° 6 ° 7 ° 7 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 7 ° 6 ° 7 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 5 ° 5 ° 6 °
Show detail Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
0 ° 1 ° 2 ° 2 ° 3 ° 4 ° 4 ° 2 ° 2 ° 1 ° 1 ° 1 ° 1 ° 1 ° 1 ° 1 ° 1 ° 1 ° 1 ° 1 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SSW 21 36 SSW 21 35 SSW 25 41 SW 27 43 SW 25 39 WSW 20 32 WSW 21 34 NW 28 38 NW 29 40 WNW 27 38 WNW 26 37 WNW 24 35 WNW 21 32 WNW 21 31 WNW 21 31 WNW 20 30 WNW 19 29 WNW 17 28 W 15 26 W 15 25
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
M M G M M E P E E E E E E E E E E E E E
Humidity Expand
89% 90% 91% 92% 95% 93% 93% 89% 78% 80% 76% 76% 82% 79% 80% 80% 80% 82% 82% 83%
UV index Expand
1 1 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 09:05 Sunset: 15:25 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 3
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
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast
<5% <5% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
5 ° 6 ° 5 ° 5 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 7 ° 7 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 °
Show detail Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
1 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 13 23 W 12 21 WSW 11 20 WSW 11 21 WSW 11 21 SW 11 20 SW 10 20 SW 11 21 SW 12 24 SW 14 27 SW 18 33 SW 22 39 SW 24 41 SW 24 42 SW 25 43 SW 27 46 SW 28 48 SW 27 47 SW 25 45 SW 25 44 SW 24 43 SW 24 42 SW 23 41 SW 23 42
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E E E E E E E E E E E E E E VG VG G VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
84% 82% 82% 83% 83% 85% 85% 86% 85% 82% 82% 83% 85% 88% 91% 93% 93% 93% 93% 93% 93% 93% 93% 94%
UV index Expand
1 1 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 09:06 Sunset: 15:25 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 3
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Light rain
10% 10% 20% 20% 20% 20% 30% 60%
Temperature (°C)
11 ° 11 ° 10 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 °
Show detail Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SW 22 40 SW 23 41 SW 22 42 SW 21 42 SW 22 44 SW 22 43 SW 22 44 SW 21 43
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG G G G G G G
Humidity Expand
92% 92% 94% 91% 90% 89% 88% 88%
UV index Expand
1 1
Sunrise: 09:06 Sunset: 15:25 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 3
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Light rain Light shower night Clear night Clear night Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night
60% 40% 10% 10% <5% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
10 ° 9 ° 7 ° 7 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 7 °
Show detail Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
6 ° 5 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 3 ° 3 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SW 22 43 W 20 37 W 14 26 WSW 14 26 WSW 17 31 WSW 18 35 WSW 19 35 WSW 19 36
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
M G VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
90% 89% 86% 87% 84% 83% 83% 82%
UV index Expand
1 1
Sunrise: 09:07 Sunset: 15:26 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 3
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 20%
Temperature (°C)
7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 8 ° 8 °
Show detail Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 4 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WSW 19 35 WSW 19 35 W 19 35 W 18 33 W 19 35 W 20 36 W 20 34 WSW 19 32
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG VG VG VG G G
Humidity Expand
81% 81% 81% 81% 81% 82% 83% 86%
UV index Expand
1 1
Sunrise: 09:08 Sunset: 15:26 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 3
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Cloudy Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain
10% 50% 50% 50% 50% 50% 50% 50%
Temperature (°C)
8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 °
Show detail Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WSW 19 33 WSW 19 33 WSW 18 33 WSW 18 32 WSW 18 32 WSW 18 32 WSW 18 32 WSW 19 33
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G G G G G G M
Humidity Expand
88% 90% 91% 92% 92% 92% 93% 94%
UV index Expand
1 1
Sunrise: 09:08 Sunset: 15:26 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Overcast Overcast Light rain
50% 50% 50% 50% 50% 20% 20% 50%
Temperature (°C)
9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 8 ° 8 ° 7 °
Show detail Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
5 ° 5 ° 6 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 4 ° 3 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SW 19 33 SW 20 35 SW 21 37 SW 21 38 SW 22 39 SW 18 36 WSW 17 34 SW 13 32
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
M M M G G G G G
Humidity Expand
94% 94% 94% 93% 92% 89% 88% 89%
UV index Expand
1 1
Sunrise: 09:09 Sunset: 15:27 Moon phase: Waxing crescent

Issued at:

Forecast Summary

  • Regional
  • UK 5 days
  • UK 6-30 days

Highlands & Eilean Siar

Headline:

Milder. Rain clearing around late morning with showers following.

Today:

Rain at first, locally turning heavy, before clearing from the west around late morning, as strong winds veer northwest. Thereafter a mixture of sunny spells between scattered showers. Maximum temperature 9 °C.

Tonight:

Scattered showers during the early evening, which die out from the south mid to late evening, with all staying dry overnight. Brisk west to northwest winds easing and backing. Minimum temperature -1 °C.

Monday:

Cloud thickening from west bringing patchy light rain to Hebrides mid-morning, and rest of area during afternoon, with Inverness seeing best of shelter. Moderate westerly breezes backing and strengthening later. Maximum temperature 10 °C.

Outlook for Tuesday to Thursday:

Much milder than the week passed. Rather cloudy with some patchy rain Tuesday, then scattered showers and strong, locally gale force, westerly winds Wednesday and Thursday.

Updated: 02:49 on Sun 17 Dec 2017 GMT

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

A foggy or frosty start. Rain moving southeast. Clearer later.

Today:

A frosty start for many with slow-clearing mist and fog in the southeast. Cloud and rain across the northwest will move southeastwards to all parts with mostly dry, sunny weather following behind. Strong winds across northern Scotland will ease.

Tonight:

A dry but cold night with light winds and clear spells across most of the UK, allowing frost patches, fog, and low cloud to develop.

Monday:

A cold morning, then dry and bright day for many with light winds. Some cloud and rain in the northwest. Staying dry for many and turning foggy overnight, mainly southeast.

Outlook for Tuesday to Thursday:

Tuesday, slow-clearing fog in the southeast; otherwise mild and cloudy. A north-south split will develop thereafter: milder with patchy rain in the south; colder and brighter in the north.

Updated: 02:08 on Sun 17 Dec 2017 GMT

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Thursday 21 Dec 2017 to Saturday 30 Dec 2017:

In the run up to Christmas it is most probable that the UK should see temperatures return near to or above average for the time of year, with a north-south split developing. In northern parts of the UK the weather is likely to be changeable with strong winds and rain or showers; as well as drier, brighter interludes. Across the south of the UK it will be drier and more settled although probably rather cloudy. Any rain will only be a brief interruption and any breaks in the cloud cover could give foggy or frosty overnight conditions. Over the Christmas period the north-south split looks mostly likely to begin to break down with unsettled, often windy, conditions developing thereafter, with any snow most likely across the north of the UK.

UK Outlook for Sunday 31 Dec 2017 to Sunday 14 Jan 2018:

Through the final days of December, and perhaps the start of January, it is likely to be unsettled and often windy across much of the UK. Temperatures will be near to or below average and snow is likely, at times, especially across northern parts of the country. Through the first half of January a gradual reduction in the frequency of Atlantic westerlies seems most likely, this will be coupled with an increase in the frequency of colder and drier periods, although confidence is low at this stage. Milder, wetter, and windier spells should become more short-lived during this period with the colder and drier spells of weather bringing an increased likelihood of overnight frost and fog, as well as some snow, wintry showers, and below-average temperatures.

Updated: 02:08 on Sun 17 Dec 2017 GMT

Follow us on

Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Instagram, Snapchat, or LinkedIn Facebook Follow @metoffice on Twitter YouTube Instagram Snapchat LinkedIn