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Wick John O Groats Airport (nearest observation site to Sinclair's Bay)

Tuesday (Tuesday 21 November 2017)
23:00
Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
6.5 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 7
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G
Humidity Expand
100%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
986
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F
Sunrise: 08:14 Sunset: 15:41 Moon phase: New
Wednesday (Wednesday 22 November 2017)
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 13:00 14:00 15:00 16:00 17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Overcast Overcast Mist Mist Mist Mist Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Light shower night Sleet shower Light rain Light shower night Overcast
Temperature (°C)
5.6 ° 5.2 ° 5.5 ° 5.8 ° 5.9 ° 5.7 ° 3.5 ° 5.2 ° 4.0 ° 3.9 ° 4.2 ° 3.6 ° 3.5 ° 3.9 ° 3.5 ° 3.2 ° 2.7 ° 2.6 ° 2.7 ° 2.8 ° 3.2 ° 5.9 ° 5.5 ° 5.7 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 8 W 9 WSW 8 WSW 7 WSW 7 W 11 W 8 W 11 W 13 W 13 SW 8 SW 6 WSW 7 W 8 W 8 W 7 W 8 W 8 W 8 W 11 W 10 NE 21 NNE 23 30 NE 25 36
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG M P M P M E E E E E E E E E E E E G VG M VG P VG
Humidity Expand
100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 99% 97% 91% 93% 94% 90% 93% 95% 96% 95% 95% 96% 99% 93% 97% 96%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
985 985 985 985 985 985 984 984 984 984 985 985 985 984 983 983 982 982 981 981 979 978 978 977
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F F F F F R R R R F F F F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 08:17 Sunset: 15:40 Moon phase: Waxing crescent

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Extremes

Highland & Eilean Siar extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Harris Quidnish 6.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Loch Glascarnoch SAWS 2.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Loch Glascarnoch SAWS 1.1 °C
Highest rainfall Resallach 5.0 mm
Sunniest Stornoway 4.2 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Hawarden 16.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Loch Glascarnoch SAWS 2.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Loch Glascarnoch SAWS 1.1 °C
Highest rainfall Capel Curig 83.6 mm
Sunniest Shoeburyness 6.2 hours

About extremes

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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)

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