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Altnaharra SAWS (nearest observation site to Kyle of Tongue)

Monday (Monday 16 October 2017)
13:00 14:00 15:00 16:00 17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Light rain Overcast Light rain Overcast Light shower day Heavy rain Light rain Heavy rain Drizzle Light rain Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
8.2 ° 7.8 ° 7.9 ° 8.7 ° 8.7 ° 8.7 ° 9.1 ° 9.6 ° 11.1 ° 12.1 ° 12.0 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
ENE 9 NE 7 NE 11 NE 11 ENE 16 28 ENE 23 34 ENE 21 36 ENE 15 34 E 17 29 E 17 29 ENE 14
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E E E E G P M P G VG G
Humidity Expand
93% 93% 95% 92% 94% 96% 96% 97% 97% 95% 96%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1013 1011 1009 1007 1005 1003 1001 999 996 994 992
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 07:55 Sunset: 18:10 Moon phase: Waning crescent
Tuesday (Tuesday 17 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
Overcast Heavy rain Light rain Heavy shower night Heavy rain Light rain Drizzle Heavy rain Light rain Heavy rain Drizzle Drizzle Heavy rain Heavy rain
Temperature (°C)
12.2 ° 11.5 ° 11.2 ° 12.3 ° 10.6 ° 10.2 ° 10.5 ° 10.6 ° 11.0 ° 11.1 ° 10.7 ° 10.1 ° 9.6 ° 9.3 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
E 11 E 11 NNE 15 SE 2 W 5 W 6 WSW 6 W 11 WSW 9 NW 15 NW 16 NNW 18 29 NNW 14 29 NNW 18 30
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E G VG VG VG VG M M VG P M M M M
Humidity Expand
85% 91% 94% 84% 95% 97% 98% 99% 99% 98% 95% 94% 95% 94%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
991 990 989 989 989 989 990 992 994 996 999 1002 1004 1007
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F F R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 07:57 Sunset: 18:08 Moon phase: Waning crescent

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Extremes

Highland & Eilean Siar extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Aultbea 14.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lentran 10.9 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Stornoway 5.3 °C
Highest rainfall Tulloch Bridge 18.8 mm
Sunniest Stornoway 0.1 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Manston 23.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lentran 10.9 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Stornoway 5.3 °C
Highest rainfall Dunstaffnage 19.4 mm
Sunniest Camborne 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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