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Altnaharra SAWS (nearest observation site to Craigtown)

Tuesday (Tuesday 16 January 2018)
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 day Light snow Sunny intervals Sunny day Light snow shower night Light snow shower night Light snow shower night Light snow shower night Partly cloudy night Light snow shower night Heavy snow Overcast
Temperature (°C)
0.7 ° 0.4 ° 0.6 ° -0.4 ° 0.2 ° -1.2 ° -0.6 ° -0.4 ° -1.5 ° -1.4 ° -1.0 ° -0.9 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SSW 8 30 WSW 22 31 SW 9 S 9 SSW 10 SW 7 33 S 10 SSW 7 S 7 S 9 S 13 S 11
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG P E E M E E M E G P E
Humidity Expand
81% 80% 79% 83% 85% 88% 85% 89% 78% 87% 94% 88%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
975 975 975 974 975 975 975 976 976 976 977 978
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 08:52 Sunset: 16:00 Moon phase: New
Wednesday (Wednesday 17 January 2018)
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
Cloudy Cloudy Light snow shower night Overcast Heavy snow Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Light shower night Heavy rain Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
-1.6 ° 0.0 ° 0.7 ° 1.7 ° 0.6 ° 1.2 ° 2.1 ° 2.1 ° 1.8 ° 2.3 ° 3.0 ° 2.8 ° 3.1 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
S 9 S 7 S 10 WSW 15 31 W 23 38 W 18 30 W 23 36 WSW 19 34 W 22 36 WSW 16 33 WSW 19 WSW 19 34 WSW 17 32
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E E G G P VG G VG G M VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
91% 87% 90% 84% 92% 90% 76% 76% 87% 85% 75% 77% 75%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
978 979 980 980 982 983 984 985 986 986 987 988 988
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 08:50 Sunset: 16:02 Moon phase: New

– = No Data

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Extremes

Highland & Eilean Siar extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature South Uist Range 3.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie -0.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Aviemore -1.9 °C
Highest rainfall Achnagart 6.6 mm
Sunniest Stornoway 0.4 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Scilly St Marys 9.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie -0.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Braemar No2 -2.1 °C
Highest rainfall Sheffield Cdl 17.0 mm
Sunniest Wattisham 6.4 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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