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Wick John O Groats Airport (nearest observation site to Dunnet Bay - Murkle Bay/Dunnet (Beach))

Tuesday (Tuesday 16 January 2018)
03:00 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
Clear night Cloudy Partly cloudy night Cloudy Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Sunny day Light snow shower day Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny day Cloudy Cloudy Light rain Partly cloudy night Clear night Partly cloudy night Clear night Cloudy Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
0.2 ° -0.5 ° 0.1 ° -0.2 ° 0.2 ° 0.6 ° -0.5 ° 0.1 ° 0.5 ° 0.7 ° 0.5 ° 0.3 ° 0.2 ° -0.1 ° -0.3 ° -0.4 ° -0.7 ° -0.5 ° -0.8 ° -0.6 ° 0.1 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SW 17 WSW 3 SW 15 SSW 8 SSW 15 SW 19 WSW 13 SSW 16 SW 21 29 SW 18 SSW 17 30 SSW 19 SW 17 33 SW 17 WSW 17 SW 18 SSW 15 SSW 16 SSW 17 SW 16 SW 16
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E E E E E E E E VG VG E E E E P E E E E E E
Humidity Expand
85% 85% 92% 94% 91% 89% 85% 85% 87% 86% 85% 84% 87% 83% 89% 87% 82% 80% 82% 80% 80%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
975 975 975 975 974 975 975 975 975 974 974 974 974 974 975 975 975 975 976 977 977
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F F R R F F F F F F R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 08:50 Sunset: 15:57 Moon phase: New
Wednesday (Wednesday 17 January 2018)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00
Cloudy Cloudy Clear night Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
-0.9 ° -1.1 ° -1.0 ° -0.4 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SW 13 SW 17 SW 13 WSW 13
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E E E E
Humidity Expand
81% 85% 83% 84%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
978 978 979 980
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R
Sunrise: 08:49 Sunset: 15:59 Moon phase: New

– = No Data

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Extremes

Highland & Eilean Siar extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature South Uist Range 3.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie -0.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Aviemore -1.9 °C
Highest rainfall Achnagart 6.6 mm
Sunniest Stornoway 0.4 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Scilly St Marys 9.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie -0.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Braemar No2 -2.1 °C
Highest rainfall Sheffield Cdl 17.0 mm
Sunniest Wattisham 6.4 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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