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Stornoway (nearest observation site to Port of Ness)

Tuesday (Tuesday 16 January 2018)
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
Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Light rain Light rain Heavy snow Light shower day Light rain Overcast Light snow Light snow shower night Cloudy Heavy snow shower night Cloudy Sleet shower Overcast Partly cloudy night
Temperature (°C)
1.4 ° 0.7 ° 0.6 ° 0.8 ° 1.1 ° -0.3 ° 0.1 ° 1.8 ° 0.6 ° 0.2 ° -0.2 ° 0.4 ° -0.4 ° -0.9 ° 0.6 ° 0.0 ° -0.7 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WSW 17 WSW 18 36 WSW 21 43 W 21 43 W 13 30 W 24 38 SW 10 WSW 18 WSW 15 45 W 25 38 WSW 15 SSW 14 WSW 18 SSW 9 SW 15 W 17 WSW 14
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG E E M G P G G E P M VG VP E VG E E
Humidity Expand
87% 89% 89% 85% 87% 95% 92% 77% 80% 86% 88% 89% 87% 89% 82% 76% 83%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
974 975 974 975 975 975 974 974 974 974 975 974 975 975 975 976 977
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F R F R F F F R R F R R R R R
Sunrise: 09:01 Sunset: 16:09 Moon phase: New
Wednesday (Wednesday 17 January 2018)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00 04:00 05:00 06:00 07:00
Light snow shower night Heavy rain Heavy shower night Cloudy Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Light shower night
Temperature (°C)
0.5 ° 1.3 ° 0.8 ° 2.8 ° 2.2 ° 2.5 ° 2.9 ° 2.2 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WSW 17 W 17 33 WNW 32 45 WNW 25 43 WNW 23 48 W 29 38 W 26 48 W 25 49
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG G M VG E G G VG
Humidity Expand
93% 94% 91% 69% 67% 77% 73% 87%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
978 979 981 982 983 985 986 986
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 09:00 Sunset: 16:11 Moon phase: New

– = No Data

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Extremes

Highland & Eilean Siar extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature South Uist Range 3.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie -0.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Aviemore -1.9 °C
Highest rainfall Achnagart 6.6 mm
Sunniest Stornoway 0.4 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Scilly St Marys 9.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie -0.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Braemar No2 -2.1 °C
Highest rainfall Sheffield Cdl 17.0 mm
Sunniest Wattisham 6.4 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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