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

Sunday (Sunday 21 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
Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Heavy snow shower night Heavy snow Light rain Light rain Overcast Cloudy Overcast
Temperature (°C)
3.7 ° 3.4 ° 3.6 ° 3.7 ° 4.1 ° 2.1 ° 1.8 ° 2.2 ° 2.2 ° 3.5 ° 3.8 ° 4.0 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SSE 18 29 SE 18 30 SSE 21 36 SSE 24 40 SSE 28 40 SSE 29 47 SE 29 47 SSE 31 51 SSE 29 48 SSE 24 43 S 15 34 S 14
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E VG VG VG VG G P P M M VG VG
Humidity Expand
78% 82% 77% 79% 72% 84% 94% 97% 98% 93% 87% 93%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1006 1004 1003 1001 999 998 996 995 994 994 993 993
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 08:42 Sunset: 16:09 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
Monday (Monday 22 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 Partly cloudy night Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Overcast
Temperature (°C)
3.7 ° 3.9 ° 4.6 ° 4.4 ° 4.4 ° 5.0 ° 4.8 ° 4.7 ° 4.9 ° 5.1 ° 5.4 ° 5.7 ° 5.9 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
S 14 SW 13 SW 14 SW 13 SW 16 SW 15 SSW 14 SSW 14 SW 14 SW 13 SW 14 SW 15 SW 15
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG E VG E E VG VG
Humidity Expand
95% 93% 90% 92% 89% 89% 89% 89% 89% 89% 90% 90% 88%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
993 993 993 993 994 994 994 995 995 995 996 996 997
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F R R R R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 08:41 Sunset: 16:11 Moon phase: Waxing crescent

– = No Data

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Extremes

Highland & Eilean Siar extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature South Uist Range 8.7 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 1.2 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kinbrace -13.7 °C
Highest rainfall Achnagart 16.8 mm
Sunniest Stornoway 0.0 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Exeter Airport 2 13.3 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fylingdales -0.1 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kinbrace -13.7 °C
Highest rainfall Gogerddan 46.4 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 0.8 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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