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Altnaharra SAWS (nearest observation site to Laxford Bridge)

Thursday (Thursday 21 September 2017)
12:00 13:00 14:00 15:00 16:00 17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Light rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Overcast Sunny intervals Clear night Fog Clear night Fog
Temperature (°C)
10.6 ° 10.6 ° 10.6 ° 11.1 ° 11.3 ° 10.2 ° 11.1 ° 10.1 ° 5.3 ° 3.7 ° 2.8 ° 1.5 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SW 1 SW 1 W 1 SSW 1 WSW 2 WSW 3 SW 1 SSE 1 E 1 W 1 NW 1 WNW 1
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E G VG E E E E E E VP P VP
Humidity Expand
88% 84% 84% 83% 83% 94% 87% 89% 92% 97% 99% 99%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1009 1009 1010 1010 1010 1011 1011 1011 1012 1013 1013 1013
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 07:02 Sunset: 19:24 Moon phase: New
Friday (Friday 22 September 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
Fog Fog Fog Fog Fog Fog Partly cloudy night Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Cloudy Sunny intervals
Temperature (°C)
0.9 ° 0.5 ° 0.9 ° 0.1 ° -0.1 ° -0.6 ° -0.9 ° -1.1 ° 0.1 ° 7.8 ° 12.6 ° 12.4 ° 12.1 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 1 NW 1 N 1 W 3 NW 1 W 3 N 0 N 0 W 5 W 3 ESE 7 SE 10 SE 13
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VP VP VP VP VP VP M E E E E VG E
Humidity Expand
99% 100% 100% 100% 100% 99% 99% 99% 100% 100% 70% 70% 68%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1013 1014 1014 1014 1014 1014 1014 1014 1014 1014 1014 1014 1014
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R F F S R R R S R
Sunrise: 07:04 Sunset: 19:21 Moon phase: New

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Extremes

Highland & Eilean Siar extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Harris Quidnish 15.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Aviemore 11.1 °C
Lowest minimum temperature South Uist Range 6.6 °C
Highest rainfall Aviemore 17.0 mm
Sunniest Stornoway 6.3 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Shoeburyness 20.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Kinloss 11.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Castlederg 4.7 °C
Highest rainfall Whitechurch 24.2 mm
Sunniest Belfast International Airport 9.6 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)

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