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

Monday (Monday 22 January 2018)
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
Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Partly cloudy night Cloudy Overcast Partly cloudy night Cloudy Overcast Overcast
Temperature (°C)
5.7 ° 5.9 ° 6.3 ° 6.3 ° 6.6 ° 6.2 ° 5.1 ° 4.9 ° 5.5 ° 4.8 ° 5.7 ° 6.3 ° 6.1 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SW 15 SW 15 WSW 18 WSW 18 WSW 21 29 WSW 18 29 SW 15 SW 13 SSW 13 SSW 8 SSW 13 SSW 16 S 14
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG G G VG VG VG VG VG E VG VG
Humidity Expand
90% 88% 90% 88% 88% 87% 86% 82% 81% 88% 89% 84% 86%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
996 997 997 999 999 1000 1001 1002 1002 1003 1003 1003 1002
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R R R R R R R R F
Sunrise: 08:41 Sunset: 16:11 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
Tuesday (Tuesday 23 January 2018)
00:00 01:00 03:00 04:00 05:00 06:00 07:00 08:00 09:00 10:00
Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Light shower day Light rain
Temperature (°C)
6.3 ° 6.4 ° 7.2 ° 7.2 ° 7.4 ° 7.3 ° 7.4 ° 7.2 ° 7.0 ° 6.8 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
S 15 S 15 S 16 S 18 34 S 19 34 SSE 19 31 SSE 21 30 SSE 18 30 SSE 18 31 S 16 29
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG G G
Humidity Expand
86% 88% 85% 82% 81% 84% 87% 87% 90% 95%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1002 1002 1000 999 998 997 996 995 995 994
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 08:40 Sunset: 16:13 Moon phase: First quarter

– = No Data

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Extremes

Highland & Eilean Siar extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Achnagart 9.2 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 5.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Aviemore 0.8 °C
Highest rainfall Resallach 34.8 mm
Sunniest Stornoway 1.3 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Scilly St Marys 11.4 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Carterhouse 4.2 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Aboyne -3.0 °C
Highest rainfall Tyndrum 35.2 mm
Sunniest Waddington 3.8 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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