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Altnaharra SAWS (nearest observation site to Ben More Assynt)

Thursday (Thursday 23 November 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
Heavy shower day Sunny intervals Heavy shower day Sunny day Light shower day Cloudy Cloudy Heavy shower night Light shower night Cloudy Cloudy Light shower night Light shower night Light rain
Temperature (°C)
1.0 ° 1.3 ° 1.5 ° 1.3 ° 1.0 ° 1.0 ° 1.3 ° 1.4 ° 1.5 ° 1.5 ° 1.0 ° 2.3 ° 1.7 ° 2.5 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WNW 6 S 5 W 16 WSW 6 WSW 9 SW 6 S 7 SW 5 WSW 7 W 9 W 9 SW 8 SW 13 SW 8
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E E E E E E E VG E E E VG E E
Humidity Expand
96% 96% 91% 91% 96% 94% 87% 91% 90% 87% 87% 84% 84% 77%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
983 984 985 986 988 989 990 991 992 993 994 995 996 997
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R R R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 08:23 Sunset: 15:47 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
Friday (Friday 24 November 2017)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00 04:00 05:00 06:00 07:00 08:00 09:00 10:00
Overcast Heavy rain Heavy snow Cloudy Cloudy Light shower night Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Light rain Light rain
Temperature (°C)
1.4 ° 1.3 ° 1.2 ° 1.4 ° 1.0 ° 2.2 ° 1.7 ° -0.2 ° 0.9 ° 0.8 ° 1.1 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 3 W 8 WSW 13 38 S 8 WSW 2 SW 14 SSW 8 19 SE 6 S 9 S 10 SW 10
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E G G E E E E E E E M
Humidity Expand
82% 89% 91% 90% 83% 69% 76% 81% 83% 87% 74%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
997 998 999 999 999 999 1000 1001 1001 1000 1001
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 08:26 Sunset: 15:46 Moon phase: Waxing crescent

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Extremes

Highland & Eilean Siar extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature South Uist Range 6.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Loch Glascarnoch SAWS 1.5 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Loch Glascarnoch SAWS -2.8 °C
Highest rainfall Wick John O Groats Airport 18.4 mm
Sunniest Aviemore 2.4 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Manston 13.8 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Balmoral 1.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Loch Glascarnoch SAWS -2.8 °C
Highest rainfall Spadeadam 24.8 mm
Sunniest Yeovilton 6.6 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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