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  • Cloudy 15 °C

    12 °C

  • Cloudy 16 °C

    12 °C

  • Heavy rain 15 °C

    14 °C

  • Cloudy 15 °C

    13 °C

  • Cloudy 14 °C

    13 °C

  • Overcast 15 °C

    14 °C

  • Cloudy 15 °C

    13 °C

Tuesday (Tuesday 17 July 2018)
Now 23:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy
10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
14 ° 14 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
13 ° 13 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SW 4 7 WSW 3 6
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG
Humidity
78% 80%
UV index
1
Sunrise: 05:01 Sunset: 22:10 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 2 Pollen: L
Wednesday (Wednesday 18 July 2018)
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
Warnings
Cloudy Partly cloudy night Cloudy Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Sunny day Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
10% <5% 10% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% 10% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 12 ° 12 ° 13 ° 13 ° 14 ° 14 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 12 ° 12 ° 13 ° 13 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 15 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 13 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
WNW 3 6 WNW 3 6 W 3 5 W 3 6 WNW 2 5 WNW 3 6 W 2 5 NW 2 5 NW 3 5 WNW 3 5 SW 3 5 SW 4 6 SW 5 7 SW 6 10 SW 7 10 W 7 10 W 7 11 W 7 11 W 7 10 W 6 8 W 5 8 WSW 5 7 WSW 4 7 SW 4 7
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG E E VG E E E E E E E E VG E VG VG
Humidity
83% 85% 86% 85% 89% 88% 88% 82% 77% 75% 73% 73% 70% 70% 71% 70% 72% 72% 72% 75% 76% 77% 80% 83%
UV index
1 1 2 3 3 4 5 5 5 4 4 3 2 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 05:03 Sunset: 22:09 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 2 Pollen: L
Thursday (Thursday 19 July 2018)
00:00 01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain
<5% <5% <5% 10% 10% 60% 80% 90% 90%
Temperature (°C)
13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
13 ° 13 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 12 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SW 4 8 SW 5 8 SW 7 12 SW 9 16 SW 15 22 SW 17 26 SW 18 29 SW 18 28 SW 15 23
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG E E G G M M
Humidity
85% 86% 85% 80% 74% 84% 91% 96% 96%
UV index
1 2 3 2 1 1
Sunrise: 05:04 Sunset: 22:07 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 2 Pollen: L
Friday (Friday 20 July 2018)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Heavy rain Heavy rain Light rain Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Overcast
90% 80% 50% 20% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 13 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
12 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 12 ° 12 ° 13 ° 12 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SW 13 20 WSW 10 14 WSW 7 10 WNW 8 13 NW 11 17 NW 10 16 NW 9 14 NNW 8 13
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
M M G G G VG VG VG
Humidity
97% 97% 97% 96% 94% 89% 86% 89%
UV index
1 2 3 3 1
Sunrise: 05:06 Sunset: 22:06 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 2 Pollen: L
Saturday (Saturday 21 July 2018)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Light rain Light rain
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 50% 50%
Temperature (°C)
13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
NW 8 11 NW 7 10 WNW 6 9 W 8 12 WSW 9 14 WSW 10 15 SW 12 17 SW 12 18
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G VG VG VG G G
Humidity
91% 91% 89% 83% 85% 87% 92% 94%
UV index
1 2 3 3 1
Sunrise: 05:08 Sunset: 22:04 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 2 Pollen: L
Sunday (Sunday 22 July 2018)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Light rain Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Overcast Overcast
50% 20% 20% 20% 20% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 15 ° 15 ° 14 ° 14 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 12 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SW 11 16 WSW 10 14 WSW 10 13 SW 10 14 SW 11 16 SW 12 16 SW 12 16 SW 13 16
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G M G G G G G M
Humidity
96% 96% 96% 96% 96% 95% 96% 96%
UV index
1 2 3 2 1
Sunrise: 05:09 Sunset: 22:02 Moon phase: First quarter
Monday (Monday 23 July 2018)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
20% 20% 20% 20% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 °
Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C)
12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 13 ° 13 ° 12 ° 12 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SW 13 17 SW 14 18 SW 13 17 SW 12 16 SW 11 15 SW 11 14 SW 11 14 SW 11 14
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
M M M G G G G G
Humidity
97% 96% 95% 93% 93% 92% 90% 89%
UV index
1 2 3 2 1
Sunrise: 05:11 Sunset: 22:01 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous
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Updated:
Tiree Overcast 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Cloudy 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Cloudy 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Cloudy 53.479 -2.247
Brighton Partly cloudy night 50.822 -0.136
Dover Clear night 51.126 1.318
Exeter Partly cloudy night 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Cloudy 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Cloudy 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Cloudy 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Partly cloudy night 51.556 -1.778
York Clear night 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Cloudy 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Cloudy 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Cloudy 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Partly cloudy night 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Clear night 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Heavy shower night 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Cloudy 52.512 -3.312
Fort William Cloudy 56.82 -5.104
Belfast Cloudy 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Cloudy 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Clear night 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Clear night 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Cloudy 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Cloudy 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Partly cloudy night 60.154 -1.143
London Cloudy 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Cloudy 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry Partly cloudy night 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Partly cloudy night 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Cloudy 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Heavy shower night 58.439 -3.092
  • Regional
  • UK 5 days
  • UK 6-30 days

Regional Forecast for Highlands & Eilean Siar

Headline:

Clear or sunny spells and showers.

This Evening and Tonight:

Some late sunshine around with showers continuing, especially across the north. Further showers expected overnight with clear spells, the shower most frequent across the north. Minimum temperature 9 °C.

Wednesday:

Rather cloudy start across the north with occasional showers. However much of the day looks bright with sunny spells although a few afternoon showers are expected to develop. Light winds. Maximum temperature 20 °C.

Outlook for Thursday to Saturday:

Dry, bright morning Thursday but rain spreading east in afternoon. The rain, occasionally heavy overnight, clears eastwards but it remains rather cloudy with patchy light rain through into the weekend.

Updated: 14:35 on Tue 17 Jul 2018 BST

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

Fresher with sunshine and scattered showers.

This Evening and Tonight:

Most showers will ease leaving a mostly dry night with prolonged clear spells. However, a few showers will continue across northern Scotland and parts of southwest England and Wales. There will be a fairly fresh feel, particularly in rural areas.

Wednesday:

Another mainly dry day with sunny spells. Some showers will develop, especially across Scotland but for most it will remain dry. Feeling warm with light winds.

Outlook for Thursday to Saturday:

Mainly dry with sunshine across England and Wales. Often cloudier across Scotland and Northern Ireland, with rain mainly in the northwest. Turning warmer and more humid, especially across the south.

Updated: 15:12 on Tue 17 Jul 2018 BST

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Sunday 22 Jul 2018 to Tuesday 31 Jul 2018:

On Sunday and Monday the northwest of the UK is likely to see cloudier conditions with some rain and drizzle at times, especially in the west. Further south there'll be a good deal of dry and often sunny weather, although there may also be the odd thundery shower. Most places will be warm and increasingly humid, but the south and parts of the east and northeast will become very warm. Through the rest of the month dry weather predominates in the south and southeast , but always with the risk of isolated showers or thunderstorms. Further north and west it may be more changeable and breezy with some outbreaks of rain or showers. Temperatures generally warm or very warm, with hot or very hot conditions possibly developing in the southeast.

UK Outlook for Wednesday 1 Aug 2018 to Wednesday 15 Aug 2018:

Throughout this period it seems most likely that the weather pattern will only be very slow moving. The west and northwest are likely to see more in the way of breezier, cloudier conditions with some rain or showers at times, with these occasionally affecting other areas. Elsewhere, especially further east and southeast, drier and more settled weather is expected to dominate, although with the ongoing risk of a few heavy showers or thunderstorms breaking out at times. Temperatures generally remaining above average for most, with the potential for further spells of very warm or hot conditions, and possibly very hot at times in the south and east. Temperatures are likely to be nearer normal at times in the northwest.

Updated: 15:12 on Tue 17 Jul 2018 BST

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Castlebay

Location
56.955, -7.486
Altitude
4 m above mean sea level

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