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Wick John O Groats Airport (nearest observation site to Thurso)

Friday (Friday 19 January 2018)
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
Partly cloudy night Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Cloudy Cloudy Sunny day Cloudy Clear night Clear night Partly cloudy night Clear night Clear night Light rain Clear night
Temperature (°C)
-1.0 ° -1.4 ° 0.0 ° 0.7 ° -0.6 ° 1.2 ° 0.9 ° 0.3 ° -0.6 ° -1.0 ° -1.5 ° -0.8 ° -1.3 ° -2.1 ° -2.7 ° -3.3 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SW 9 WSW 9 SSW 7 SW 11 WSW 5 WSW 13 SW 8 SW 8 SW 7 WSW 10 WSW 8 WSW 9 WSW 9 WSW 7 W 11 W 7
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E E VG E VG VG E E E E E E E E E E
Humidity Expand
87% 86% 81% 75% 80% 83% 87% 87% 88% 88% 89% 88% 89% 88% 90% 90%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
994 994 994 994 995 994 994 994 994 994 994 994 995 995 995 995
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F R R R F R F S F R R R R R R
Sunrise: 08:46 Sunset: 16:04 Moon phase: New
Saturday (Saturday 20 January 2018)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00 04:00 05:00 06:00 07:00 08:00
Clear night Clear night Clear night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Clear night Clear night Clear night Light snow shower night
Temperature (°C)
-2.0 ° -2.1 ° -2.2 ° -2.9 ° -2.0 ° -3.3 ° -3.2 ° -4.3 ° -2.3 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WSW 10 WSW 8 WSW 8 W 10 W 8 W 9 W 11 W 8 W 11
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E E E E E E E E M
Humidity Expand
87% 85% 86% 90% 92% 90% 93% 91% 95%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
995 995 995 995 995 995 995 996 996
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R S F F R R
Sunrise: 08:45 Sunset: 16:07 Moon phase: Waxing crescent

– = No Data

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Extremes

Highland & Eilean Siar extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature South Uist Range 4.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie -0.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Drumnadrochit -6.8 °C
Highest rainfall Aultbea 14.4 mm
Sunniest Aviemore 2.4 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Scilly St Marys 8.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie -0.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Drumnadrochit -6.8 °C
Highest rainfall Campbeltown Airport 14.8 mm
Sunniest Lyneham 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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