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

Friday (Friday 22 September 2017)
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
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Temperature (°C)
8.5 ° 9.4 ° 9.9 ° 10.5 ° 11.0 ° 11.7 ° 11.9 ° 11.9 ° 13.8 ° 13.3 ° 12.8 ° 13.3 ° 13.4 ° 13.1 ° 12.7 ° 12.8 ° 12.8 ° 12.7 ° 12.5 ° 12.2 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
S 3 S 6 SSE 8 SSE 8 SSE 6 SSE 9 SSE 8 SSE 8 S 8 SSE 16 SSE 16 SE 14 SE 11 SE 17 SE 17 SE 18 29 SSE 17 30 SSE 15 29 SSE 19 31 SSE 14
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E E E E VG E VG VG E VG VG VG VG VG VG VG G VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
97% 98% 93% 91% 84% 85% 82% 82% 75% 78% 81% 83% 86% 86% 84% 83% 88% 85% 82% 85%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1014 1014 1014 1014 1014 1015 1015 1015 1015 1015 1015 1015 1015 1014 1014 1014 1014 1014 1014 1015
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R R R R R R R F F F F F F F R R
Sunrise: 06:57 Sunset: 19:14 Moon phase: New
Saturday (Saturday 23 September 2017)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00 04:00
Clear night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Clear night
Temperature (°C)
12.1 ° 12.5 ° 12.5 ° 12.4 ° 12.2 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SSE 14 SSE 13 SSE 14 SSE 13 SSE 11
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG G G G G
Humidity Expand
90% 89% 92% 92% 94%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1015 1014 1014 1014 1014
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R F F F
Sunrise: 06:59 Sunset: 19:11 Moon phase: New

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Extremes

Highland & Eilean Siar extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Drumnadrochit 14.2 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 10.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Altnaharra SAWS -1.2 °C
Highest rainfall Harris Quidnish 20.0 mm
Sunniest Altnaharra SAWS 3.3 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Gravesend-Broadness 19.2 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 10.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Altnaharra SAWS -1.2 °C
Highest rainfall Harris Quidnish 20.0 mm
Sunniest Shoeburyness 11.4 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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