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Altnaharra SAWS (nearest observation site to Durness)

Thursday (Thursday 18 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
Light snow shower night Clear night Heavy snow shower day Heavy snow shower day Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Light rain Overcast Clear night Clear night Clear night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Heavy shower night Partly cloudy night Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
0.0 ° -3.8 ° 0.5 ° 0.6 ° 1.2 ° 2.2 ° 1.7 ° 2.0 ° 2.0 ° 0.3 ° -0.5 ° 1.1 ° 1.7 ° 1.3 ° 1.1 ° 0.9 ° 1.9 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 1 SE 2 SW 6 W 6 S 6 SSW 6 WSW 9 SW 10 WNW 3 W 5 NNW 3 SW 7 SW 8 SSW 6 S 9 S 9 SSW 9
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E E M M E E E M E E E E E E P E E
Humidity Expand
97% 90% 97% 96% 95% 84% 84% 81% 82% 83% 82% 84% 80% 81% 89% 93% 81%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
990 990 991 991 992 992 992 993 993 993 994 994 994 995 995 995 995
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R S
Sunrise: 08:53 Sunset: 16:07 Moon phase: New
Friday (Friday 19 January 2018)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00 04:00 05:00 06:00 07:00
Partly cloudy night Cloudy Light snow shower night Clear night Cloudy Light snow shower night Light snow Light snow shower night
Temperature (°C)
2.0 ° 0.7 ° 0.6 ° 0.6 ° 0.9 ° 0.3 ° 0.0 ° 0.3 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
S 11 S 9 S 13 S 14 SSW 14 25 S 15 S 11 S 10
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E M M E E P E E
Humidity Expand
80% 92% 91% 83% 85% 94% 94% 89%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
994 995 994 994 994 994 994 994
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F R F F F R F F
Sunrise: 08:51 Sunset: 16:09 Moon phase: New

– = No Data

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Extremes

Highland & Eilean Siar extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature South Uist Range 5.2 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Drumnadrochit -0.5 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Loch Glascarnoch SAWS -7.7 °C
Highest rainfall Achnagart 4.2 mm
Sunniest Altnaharra SAWS 2.6 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Swanage 10.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Drumnadrochit -0.5 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Loch Glascarnoch SAWS -7.7 °C
Highest rainfall Rochdale 20.8 mm
Sunniest Bournemouth Airport 5.2 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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