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Altnaharra SAWS (nearest observation site to Craigtown)

Thursday (Thursday 21 September 2017)
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
Overcast Overcast Cloudy Heavy shower day Light rain Light rain Light rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Overcast Sunny intervals Clear night Fog Clear night Fog
Temperature (°C)
7.6 ° 7.3 ° 7.6 ° 8.4 ° 9.0 ° 9.9 ° 10.6 ° 10.6 ° 10.6 ° 11.1 ° 11.3 ° 10.2 ° 11.1 ° 10.1 ° 5.3 ° 3.7 ° 2.8 ° 1.5 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 3 W 2 N 0 N 0 N 0 W 1 SW 1 SW 1 W 1 SSW 1 WSW 2 WSW 3 SW 1 SSE 1 E 1 W 1 NW 1 WNW 1
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E E E G VG E E G VG E E E E E E VP P VP
Humidity Expand
99% 99% 100% 100% 100% 95% 88% 84% 84% 83% 83% 94% 87% 89% 92% 97% 99% 99%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1008 1009 1009 1009 1009 1009 1009 1009 1010 1010 1010 1011 1011 1011 1012 1013 1013 1013
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 06:57 Sunset: 19:19 Moon phase: New
Friday (Friday 22 September 2017)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00 04:00 05:00 06:00
Fog Fog Fog Fog Fog Fog Partly cloudy night
Temperature (°C)
0.9 ° 0.5 ° 0.9 ° 0.1 ° -0.1 ° -0.6 ° -0.9 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 1 NW 1 N 1 W 3 NW 1 W 3 N 0
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VP VP VP VP VP VP M
Humidity Expand
99% 100% 100% 100% 100% 99% 99%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1013 1014 1014 1014 1014 1014 1014
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R F F
Sunrise: 06:59 Sunset: 19:16 Moon phase: New

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Extremes

Highland & Eilean Siar extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Harris Quidnish 15.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Aviemore 11.1 °C
Lowest minimum temperature South Uist Range 6.6 °C
Highest rainfall Aviemore 17.0 mm
Sunniest Stornoway 6.3 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Shoeburyness 20.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Kinloss 11.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Castlederg 4.7 °C
Highest rainfall Whitechurch 24.2 mm
Sunniest Belfast International Airport 9.6 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)

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