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Altnaharra SAWS (nearest observation site to Lairg)

Tuesday (Tuesday 12 December 2017)
15:00 16:00 17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Sunny intervals Cloudy Overcast Light shower night Light rain Overcast Light rain Cloudy Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
-1.2 ° 0.7 ° 3.8 ° 4.2 ° 3.7 ° 3.9 ° 3.4 ° 2.9 ° 3.6 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
ESE 2 WNW 6 ESE 5 SSE 13 24 SE 16 31 SSE 17 31 S 13 S 7 SW 6
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E E E VG E E VG E VG
Humidity Expand
92% 89% 79% 75% 82% 81% 84% 89% 86%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
995 994 993 991 990 989 989 989 989
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 08:54 Sunset: 15:28 Moon phase: Third quarter
Wednesday (Wednesday 13 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
Partly cloudy night Cloudy Partly cloudy night Clear night Clear night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Heavy shower night Light rain Overcast Heavy shower day Sunny intervals Heavy shower day Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny day
Temperature (°C)
3.0 ° 3.4 ° 3.4 ° 3.3 ° 2.5 ° 3.3 ° 3.3 ° 2.6 ° 3.4 ° 1.8 ° 2.2 ° 2.7 ° 2.1 ° 3.2 ° 2.2 ° 2.6 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
S 6 SSW 6 SSW 7 SSW 9 S 8 SSW 8 S 10 S 10 S 16 29 S 8 SSW 7 SW 7 SW 15 SW 8 SSW 9 SW 14
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG E E E VG M VG E G E P VG E E
Humidity Expand
83% 80% 81% 83% 87% 81% 77% 88% 89% 94% 93% 88% 87% 82% 86% 79%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
988 988 987 987 986 984 982 981 980 980 980 979 979 979 978 978
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 08:55 Sunset: 15:28 Moon phase: Third quarter

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Extremes

Highland & Eilean Siar extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature South Uist Range 7.7 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 1.9 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Loch Glascarnoch SAWS -10.1 °C
Highest rainfall Achnagart 14.0 mm
Sunniest Stornoway 0.0 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Scilly St Marys 10.7 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fylingdales 0.2 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Shawbury -13.0 °C
Highest rainfall Capel Curig 23.2 mm
Sunniest Shoeburyness 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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