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South Uist Range (nearest observation site to Sound of Barra)

Wednesday (Wednesday 13 December 2017)
17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Cloudy Light shower night Light shower night Overcast Cloudy Overcast Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
3.3 ° 2.9 ° 4.1 ° 4.7 ° 5.1 ° 5.0 ° 5.0 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
NNW 15 32 WNW 26 37 WNW 21 32 W 22 29 WNW 25 33 WNW 30 37 WNW 23 38
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG G VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
85% 91% 85% 82% 77% 81% 78%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
980 980 980 980 980 980 980
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F R F F F R
Sunrise: 09:00 Sunset: 15:47 Moon phase: Third quarter
Thursday (Thursday 14 December 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
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Light snow Overcast Overcast Clear night Clear night Clear night Sunny intervals Cloudy Heavy shower day Heavy shower day Cloudy Light rain Partly cloudy night
Temperature (°C)
4.8 ° 4.9 ° 4.7 ° 3.4 ° 0.5 ° 0.6 ° 1.1 ° 0.3 ° 0.4 ° -0.5 ° 0.2 ° 4.1 ° 4.2 ° 4.0 ° 6.8 ° 5.4 ° 6.4 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 17 29 W 11 W 16 S 6 E 11 ESE 8 SE 9 SW 6 N 0 SSW 8 SSW 10 NW 13 NNW 17 32 N 17 31 NNW 18 30 NNW 24 37 N 21 31
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G VG G P M VG G G G G G G G G G G
Humidity Expand
77% 79% 82% 86% 97% 99% 97% 97% 97% 96% 97% 93% 91% 85% 84% 88% 84%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
980 979 979 979 979 978 978 979 979 980 980 981 981 982 982 983 983
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F F F F R R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 09:01 Sunset: 15:47 Moon phase: Waning crescent

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Extremes

Highland & Eilean Siar extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature South Uist Range 5.6 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 1.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Drumnadrochit -3.1 °C
Highest rainfall Loch Glascarnoch SAWS 34.6 mm
Sunniest Stornoway 0.7 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Scilly St Marys 11.4 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 1.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Drumnadrochit -3.1 °C
Highest rainfall Loch Glascarnoch SAWS 34.6 mm
Sunniest Dundrennan 2.2 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.

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