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Altnaharra SAWS (nearest observation site to Loch Eriboll)

Wednesday (Wednesday 18 October 2017)
19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Light shower night Cloudy Overcast Overcast Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
8.2 ° 9.0 ° 8.0 ° 8.8 ° 8.7 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
NE 8 ESE 15 NNE 7 E 10 ENE 10
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG E E E
Humidity Expand
90% 83% 92% 83% 84%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1012 1011 1010 1009 1008
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F
Sunrise: 08:01 Sunset: 18:06 Moon phase: Waning crescent
Thursday (Thursday 19 October 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 16:00 17:00 18:00
Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast
Temperature (°C)
8.9 ° 8.5 ° 10.5 ° 10.2 ° 10.0 ° 10.5 ° 10.8 ° 10.8 ° 10.8 ° 11.1 ° 11.8 ° 12.1 ° 12.5 ° 13.2 ° 12.6 ° 12.9 ° 13.2 ° 13.4 ° 12.4 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
E 18 31 ENE 18 E 18 E 18 34 ESE 17 34 E 5 29 ENE 11 29 E 9 NE 9 44 NNE 7 ENE 8 NE 10 NE 10 E 10 NE 10 ENE 13 E 10 E 15 ENE 10
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E E E E E E E E E E E VG E E E E E E E
Humidity Expand
83% 84% 65% 72% 75% 75% 78% 82% 86% 85% 83% 85% 82% 78% 84% 82% 81% 79% 84%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1008 1006 1005 1004 1004 1004 1003 1002 1002 1002 1002 1002 1001 1001 1000 1000 1000 999 999
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F F F F F F S F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 08:03 Sunset: 18:03 Moon phase: New

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Extremes

Highland & Eilean Siar extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Aultbea 12.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 9.5 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Altnaharra SAWS -0.2 °C
Highest rainfall Aviemore 0.4 mm
Sunniest Altnaharra SAWS 2.1 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Herstmonceux West End 18.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Braemar No2 8.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Capel Curig -0.4 °C
Highest rainfall Woburn 19.6 mm
Sunniest Dundrennan 5.6 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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