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Altnaharra SAWS (nearest observation site to Ben More Assynt)

Wednesday (Wednesday 17 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
Cloudy Light shower night Heavy rain Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Sleet shower Heavy shower day Heavy snow Light shower night Light rain Sleet shower Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
2.1 ° 1.8 ° 2.3 ° 3.0 ° 2.8 ° 3.1 ° 1.2 ° 1.1 ° 1.5 ° 0.4 ° 1.3 ° 1.5 ° 0.4 ° 0.7 ° 1.2 ° 0.6 ° 1.2 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WSW 19 34 W 22 36 WSW 16 33 WSW 19 WSW 19 34 WSW 17 32 WSW 8 32 W 24 36 W 8 39 W 11 W 13 WSW 7 SW 1 S 6 S 7 S 8 S 10
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG G M VG VG VG E P M G E VG M E E E E
Humidity Expand
76% 87% 85% 75% 77% 75% 92% 91% 89% 97% 91% 88% 95% 94% 91% 89% 87%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
985 986 986 987 988 988 989 990 990 991 991 991 990 990 989 989 988
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R R R R R R R R F F F F F
Sunrise: 08:52 Sunset: 16:08 Moon phase: New
Thursday (Thursday 18 January 2018)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00 04:00 05:00 06:00 07:00
Cloudy Cloudy Heavy shower night Heavy shower night Light shower night Cloudy Heavy snow shower night Light snow shower night
Temperature (°C)
-0.5 ° 0.8 ° 1.7 ° 1.3 ° 1.0 ° -0.4 ° 0.2 ° 0.0 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SE 3 S 7 SSW 7 WSW 5 WSW 7 W 2 WSW 7 W 1
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E VG G M E E P E
Humidity Expand
85% 82% 87% 88% 94% 94% 98% 97%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
988 988 988 988 989 989 989 990
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F R R R R R
Sunrise: 08:50 Sunset: 16:10 Moon phase: New

– = No Data

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Extremes

Highland & Eilean Siar extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature South Uist Range 5.8 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Aviemore 1.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Drumnadrochit -5.0 °C
Highest rainfall Cassley 18.4 mm
Sunniest Altnaharra SAWS 0.5 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Scilly St Marys 10.8 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Carterhouse 0.8 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Drumnadrochit -5.0 °C
Highest rainfall Glenanne 20.6 mm
Sunniest Wattisham 6.5 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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