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Altnaharra SAWS (nearest observation site to Durness Youth Hostel)

Friday (Friday 20 October 2017)
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 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
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Temperature (°C)
9.7 ° 9.7 ° 9.3 ° 9.4 ° 9.8 ° 11.3 ° 11.7 ° 12.4 ° 12.6 ° 12.8 ° 12.3 ° 11.8 ° 11.8 ° 11.0 ° 10.8 ° 11.8 ° 11.7 ° 11.6 ° 12.1 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WNW 1 N 1 N 2 E 1 WNW 1 WSW 2 N 0 WNW 2 W 8 N 6 ENE 3 WNW 2 SE 2 NE 9 NE 10 ENE 11 ENE 15 ENE 7 E 13
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G E VG G G E VG E E VG P P P G E E E E E
Humidity Expand
99% 100% 99% 99% 100% 99% 99% 96% 92% 89% 93% 95% 96% 97% 97% 91% 91% 94% 89%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
995 996 996 996 997 998 999 1000 1000 1000 1000 1000 1000 1000 1000 999 998 998 997
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F R R R R R R R R R R R F F F F F F
Sunrise: 08:06 Sunset: 18:00 Moon phase: New
Saturday (Saturday 21 October 2017)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00 04:00
Overcast Overcast Overcast Heavy shower night Light rain
Temperature (°C)
11.5 ° 11.5 ° 12.4 ° 12.0 ° 11.6 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
NE 11 NE 8 E 19 31 ESE 24 33 E 23 38
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E E E G G
Humidity Expand
92% 89% 85% 88% 90%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
996 995 994 993 993
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F
Sunrise: 08:08 Sunset: 17:58 Moon phase: New

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Extremes

Highland & Eilean Siar extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Drumnadrochit 16.2 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Loch Glascarnoch SAWS 11.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Loch Glascarnoch SAWS 8.0 °C
Highest rainfall Wick John O Groats Airport 11.6 mm
Sunniest Aviemore 2.2 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Strathallan 17.4 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Pennerley 10.1 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Castlederg 4.7 °C
Highest rainfall Lough Fea SAMOS 23.4 mm
Sunniest Charterhall 5.3 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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