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

Wednesday (Wednesday 13 December 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
Cloudy Overcast Light shower night Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny day Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Clear night Clear night Clear night Light rain Clear night
Temperature (°C)
3.4 ° 4.4 ° 3.8 ° 3.6 ° 3.2 ° 2.6 ° 2.3 ° 2.4 ° 2.1 ° 1.2 ° 1.0 ° 0.9 ° 0.6 ° 0.6 ° 0.8 ° -0.1 ° -0.5 ° -1.0 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
S 9 S 10 SSW 14 SSW 17 SSW 11 WSW 17 WSW 13 SW 10 WSW 16 WSW 11 WSW 9 WSW 11 WSW 11 WSW 14 WSW 14 WSW 11 WSW 14 WSW 10
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG G E E E E E E E E E E E E E M E
Humidity Expand
84% 85% 87% 90% 92% 90% 91% 87% 88% 89% 91% 91% 88% 84% 86% 88% 92% 94%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
983 982 981 980 979 979 978 978 977 977 977 977 977 977 977 977 977 977
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F R F
Sunrise: 08:56 Sunset: 15:20 Moon phase: Third quarter
Thursday (Thursday 14 December 2017)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00 04:00 05:00 06:00
Clear night Partly cloudy night Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night
Temperature (°C)
0.4 ° 0.2 ° 0.4 ° 0.6 ° 0.0 ° 0.0 ° -0.2 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WSW 10 WSW 11 WSW 14 WSW 14 WSW 11 WSW 11 WSW 9
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E E E E E E E
Humidity Expand
94% 91% 92% 90% 88% 87% 89%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
977 976 976 976 976 976 976
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 08:57 Sunset: 15:20 Moon phase: Waning crescent

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Extremes

Highland & Eilean Siar extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature South Uist Range 5.6 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 1.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Drumnadrochit -3.1 °C
Highest rainfall Loch Glascarnoch SAWS 34.6 mm
Sunniest Stornoway 0.7 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Scilly St Marys 11.4 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 1.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Drumnadrochit -3.1 °C
Highest rainfall Loch Glascarnoch SAWS 34.6 mm
Sunniest Dundrennan 2.2 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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