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Altnaharra SAWS (nearest observation site to Kyle of Tongue)

Thursday (Thursday 23 November 2017)
19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Cloudy Cloudy Light shower night Light shower night Light rain
Temperature (°C)
1.5 ° 1.0 ° 2.3 ° 1.7 ° 2.5 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 9 W 9 SW 8 SW 13 SW 8
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E E VG E E
Humidity Expand
87% 87% 84% 84% 77%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
993 994 995 996 997
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R
Sunrise: 08:24 Sunset: 15:43 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
Friday (Friday 24 November 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 19:00
Overcast Heavy rain Heavy snow Cloudy Cloudy Light shower night Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Light rain Light rain Sunny day Sunny day Sunny intervals Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Heavy rain Heavy rain Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
1.4 ° 1.3 ° 1.2 ° 1.4 ° 1.0 ° 2.2 ° 1.7 ° -0.2 ° 0.9 ° 0.8 ° 1.1 ° 0.2 ° 0.9 ° 0.7 ° 1.7 ° 1.2 ° 2.3 ° 1.7 ° 1.5 ° 2.8 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 3 W 8 WSW 13 38 S 8 WSW 2 SW 14 SSW 8 19 SE 6 S 9 S 10 SW 10 S 10 S 11 S 7 S 11 E 2 WSW 11 SSW 8 WSW 3 SW 9
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E G G E E E E E E E M E E E E E E M E E
Humidity Expand
82% 89% 91% 90% 83% 69% 76% 81% 83% 87% 74% 88% 79% 94% 86% 90% 87% 92% 92% 84%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
997 998 999 999 999 999 1000 1001 1001 1000 1001 1001 1001 1001 1001 1001 1001 1001 1001 1002
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R R R R R R R R R R F R R R R R
Sunrise: 08:26 Sunset: 15:42 Moon phase: Waxing crescent

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Extremes

Highland & Eilean Siar extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature South Uist Range 6.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Loch Glascarnoch SAWS 1.5 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Loch Glascarnoch SAWS -2.8 °C
Highest rainfall Wick John O Groats Airport 18.4 mm
Sunniest Aviemore 2.4 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Manston 13.8 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Balmoral 1.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Loch Glascarnoch SAWS -2.8 °C
Highest rainfall Spadeadam 24.8 mm
Sunniest Yeovilton 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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