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Wick John O Groats Airport (nearest observation site to John O' Groats Youth Hostel)

Saturday (Saturday 20 January 2018)
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 Light snow shower night Cloudy Heavy snow shower day Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Light snow shower day Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Clear night Cloudy Clear night Partly cloudy night Clear night Clear night
Temperature (°C)
-4.3 ° -2.3 ° -2.1 ° -1.4 ° -1.0 ° -0.3 ° 0.5 ° 0.7 ° 0.3 ° 0.3 ° 0.7 ° -0.8 ° -0.6 ° -1.2 ° -2.0 ° -2.9 ° -3.3 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 8 W 11 W 13 W 13 W 10 W 11 W 10 WNW 8 W 8 W 11 WNW 9 WNW 10 W 6 W 10 W 10 W 10 W 10
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E M E P E E E P E E E E E E E E E
Humidity Expand
91% 95% 96% 96% 97% 98% 97% 96% 96% 96% 93% 94% 94% 92% 94% 93% 90%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
996 996 997 997 998 998 998 1000 1000 1002 1003 1004 1005 1005 1007 1008 1008
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 08:43 Sunset: 16:05 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
Sunday (Sunday 21 January 2018)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00 04:00 05:00 06:00
Clear night Clear night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Overcast
Temperature (°C)
-2.9 ° -3.0 ° -2.8 ° -2.9 ° -2.4 ° -2.6 ° -2.4 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 8 W 8 WSW 8 W 6 W 6 W 5 SW 3
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E E E E E E E
Humidity Expand
93% 92% 90% 91% 90% 91% 93%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1009 1009 1010 1010 1010 1010 1010
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R R F
Sunrise: 08:42 Sunset: 16:07 Moon phase: Waxing crescent

– = No Data

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Extremes

Highland & Eilean Siar extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature South Uist Range 5.2 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Kinbrace -3.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Dalwhinnie -10.4 °C
Highest rainfall South Uist Range 3.6 mm
Sunniest Stornoway 5.6 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Exeter Airport 2 12.4 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Kinbrace -3.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Dalwhinnie -10.4 °C
Highest rainfall Culdrose 19.2 mm
Sunniest Kinloss 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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