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

Tuesday (Tuesday 23 January 2018)
04:00 05:00 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 Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Light shower day Light rain Light shower day Overcast Cloudy Sunny day Sunny day Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Overcast Overcast Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night
Temperature (°C)
7.2 ° 7.4 ° 7.3 ° 7.4 ° 7.2 ° 7.0 ° 6.8 ° 6.6 ° 6.8 ° 7.7 ° 7.4 ° 7.1 ° 6.1 ° 6.3 ° 6.6 ° 5.4 ° 5.1 ° 4.8 ° 4.6 ° 4.1 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
S 18 34 S 19 34 SSE 19 31 SSE 21 30 SSE 18 30 SSE 18 31 S 16 29 S 14 S 14 S 16 W 23 34 WSW 17 ESE 3 S 7 SSW 11 WSW 10 SW 18 30 SW 21 32 SW 18 SW 18 29
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG VG VG G G G G VG E VG E E E E E E E E
Humidity Expand
82% 81% 84% 87% 87% 90% 95% 97% 95% 90% 89% 85% 87% 85% 87% 91% 83% 79% 79% 78%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
999 998 997 996 995 995 994 992 991 990 990 991 991 991 991 991 991 993 993 993
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F F F F F F F R R R F R R R R R
Sunrise: 08:38 Sunset: 16:13 Moon phase: First quarter
Wednesday (Wednesday 24 January 2018)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00 04:00
Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Light shower night
Temperature (°C)
3.6 ° 4.7 ° 5.0 ° 6.0 ° 5.9 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
S 11 S 13 S 11 SSE 10 SE 16
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
79% 84% 87% 85% 86%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
993 992 990 988 984
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R F F F F
Sunrise: 08:36 Sunset: 16:16 Moon phase: First quarter

– = No Data

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Extremes

Highland & Eilean Siar extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Achnagart 10.3 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 6.5 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Aviemore 2.5 °C
Highest rainfall Achnagart 37.4 mm
Sunniest Stornoway 1.2 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Exeter Airport 2 14.6 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 6.5 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Santon Downham 0.1 °C
Highest rainfall Achnagart 37.4 mm
Sunniest Morpeth 4.1 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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