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Stornoway (nearest observation site to Sound of Taransay)

Friday (Friday 20 October 2017)
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
Overcast Overcast Sunny intervals Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Overcast Overcast
Temperature (°C)
10.1 ° 10.7 ° 11.5 ° 11.5 ° 11.6 ° 11.3 ° 11.0 ° 11.1 ° 10.5 ° 10.8 ° 11.1 ° 11.9 ° 12.4 ° 12.3 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
NW 13 NW 11 NNW 13 NW 9 N 6 NE 2 NNE 6 NE 9 ENE 11 ENE 16 ENE 17 E 14 E 14 E 17
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG G VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG G VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
95% 91% 79% 80% 81% 81% 86% 82% 89% 90% 93% 93% 91% 91%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
999 1000 1000 1000 1000 1000 1000 999 999 998 997 996 995 994
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R R F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 08:13 Sunset: 18:11 Moon phase: New
Saturday (Saturday 21 October 2017)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00 04:00 05:00 06:00 07:00 08:00 09:00 10:00
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Temperature (°C)
12.4 ° 12.4 ° 12.2 ° 12.0 ° 11.1 ° 10.7 ° 11.4 ° 11.5 ° 11.2 ° 11.2 ° 11.7 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
ESE 11 E 14 E 13 ESE 14 SSE 17 ESE 17 ESE 22 ESE 19 ESE 17 ESE 18 ESE 17
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG M G G VG VG E VG E VG
Humidity Expand
90% 90% 93% 92% 86% 90% 85% 84% 84% 86% 84%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
993 992 991 991 991 990 989 989 989 989 989
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F F F F F F R
Sunrise: 08:15 Sunset: 18:09 Moon phase: New

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Extremes

Highland & Eilean Siar extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Drumnadrochit 16.2 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Loch Glascarnoch SAWS 11.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Loch Glascarnoch SAWS 8.0 °C
Highest rainfall Wick John O Groats Airport 11.6 mm
Sunniest Aviemore 2.2 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Strathallan 17.4 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Pennerley 10.1 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Castlederg 4.7 °C
Highest rainfall Lough Fea SAMOS 23.4 mm
Sunniest Charterhall 5.3 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)

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