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Wick John O Groats Airport (nearest observation site to Crofts of Benachielt)

Saturday (Saturday 21 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 Overcast Mist Mist Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Mist Mist
Temperature (°C)
12.1 ° 12.2 ° 12.9 ° 12.5 ° 12.2 ° 11.9 ° 12.1 ° 11.9 ° 12.0 ° 12.0 ° 12.1 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
ESE 13 SE 14 ESE 17 ESE 15 29 ESE 11 ESE 15 ESE 17 - 17 21 ESE 15 ESE 15 ESE 14
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
M G G M M M M M M M M
Humidity Expand
99% 98% 95% 96% 95% 94% 92% 92% 94% 96% 96%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
992 992 991 991 991 992 992 993 993 994 994
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F R R R R R R
Sunrise: 08:02 Sunset: 17:53 Moon phase: New
Sunday (Sunday 22 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
Mist Mist Mist Mist Heavy shower night Light rain Heavy rain Overcast Heavy shower night Overcast Heavy shower day Overcast Overcast Overcast
Temperature (°C)
12.1 ° 12.2 ° 12.2 ° 12.0 ° 10.8 ° 10.1 ° 9.4 ° 9.9 ° 9.6 ° 9.7 ° 10.1 ° 11.0 ° 11.8 ° 11.6 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
E 13 E 13 E 11 E 10 E 11 ESE 8 NE 1 WNW 5 WNW 7 WNW 8 W 7 WNW 9 NW 9 NW 10
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
M M M M M VG M M M VG M G VG G
Humidity Expand
96% 95% 96% 97% 92% 92% 97% 98% 99% 99% 99% 100% 98% 96%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
995 995 996 996 997 997 998 999 1000 1000 1001 1002 1003 1004
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R R R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 08:04 Sunset: 17:50 Moon phase: New

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Extremes

Highland & Eilean Siar extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kinlochewe 16.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 11.2 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Lentran 7.4 °C
Highest rainfall Cluanie Inn No 3 14.6 mm
Sunniest Altnaharra SAWS 5.1 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Santon Downham 16.4 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Okehampton 10.1 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Lentran 7.4 °C
Highest rainfall Capel Curig 48.4 mm
Sunniest Shoeburyness 6.0 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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