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

Monday (Monday 23 October 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
Partly cloudy night Cloudy Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light shower day Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Light shower night Light shower night Partly cloudy night Clear night Clear night Clear night
Temperature (°C)
7.1 ° 8.6 ° 9.6 ° 10.0 ° 10.4 ° 10.9 ° 10.6 ° 9.8 ° 10.5 ° 11.3 ° 11.7 ° 11.9 ° 12.1 ° 12.2 ° 12.2 ° 12.0 ° 10.9 ° 10.5 ° 8.4 ° 7.1 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
S 6 S 7 SSE 11 SSE 15 SE 22 31 SE 21 36 SSE 21 34 SSE 19 33 SSE 21 32 SSE 23 39 SSE 21 33 SSE 18 30 SSE 15 SSE 17 S 5 29 S 16 SSW 10 SSW 9 SW 6 WSW 3
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG VG VG VG M M G G G G G G G G G VG VG G
Humidity Expand
95% 92% 83% 80% 86% 84% 81% 96% 95% 88% 90% 90% 92% 92% 93% 90% 93% 86% 88% 89%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1009 1009 1009 1008 1007 1006 1006 1006 1006 1006 1005 1005 1005 1005 1005 1005 1005 1006 1006 1006
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F R R R R
Sunrise: 08:06 Sunset: 17:46 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
Tuesday (Tuesday 24 October 2017)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00 04:00
Clear night Clear night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Overcast
Temperature (°C)
9.0 ° 9.1 ° 8.9 ° 9.6 ° 10.2 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
S 10 S 9 S 10 S 13 S 11
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G G G G
Humidity Expand
85% 87% 88% 90% 89%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1006 1006 1006 1006 1005
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R F F F
Sunrise: 08:08 Sunset: 17:44 Moon phase: Waxing crescent

– = No Data

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Extremes

Highland & Eilean Siar extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Drumnadrochit 14.8 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 11.8 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Loch Glascarnoch SAWS 2.1 °C
Highest rainfall Cluanie Inn No 3 12.8 mm
Sunniest Stornoway 4.6 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Exeter Airport 2 19.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Baltasound 11.2 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Balmoral 1.9 °C
Highest rainfall Lerwick (S. Screen) 20.2 mm
Sunniest Stornoway 4.6 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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