This website uses cookies. Read about how we use cookies.

Close window

Am Basteir

  • Heavy rain 9 °C

    4 °C

  • Cloudy 5 °C

    4 °C

  • Light rain 6 °C

    5 °C

  • Cloudy 10 °C

    6 °C

  • Thunder shower day 7 °C

    4 °C

  • Cloudy 8 °C

    5 °C

  • Cloudy 9 °C

    6 °C

Wednesday (Wednesday 20 September 2017)
Now 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Warnings
Heavy rain Heavy rain Mist Drizzle Drizzle Cloudy Fog
90% 80% 20% 30% 30% 10% 20%
Temperature (°C)
6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 5 °
Show detail Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
5 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
N 4 8 NE 7 10 NE 7 10 NE 9 12 NE 8 11 NNE 7 11 NNE 8 11
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
P VP P VP VP M VP
Humidity Expand
99% 100% 100% 100% 99% 99% 99%
UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:05 Sunset: 19:31 Moon phase: Waning crescent Air pollution: 2
Thursday (Thursday 21 September 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
Warnings
Fog Fog Drizzle Drizzle Drizzle Drizzle Drizzle Drizzle Drizzle Drizzle Cloudy Mist Light rain Drizzle Light shower day Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Clear night Light shower night
20% 30% 40% 30% 30% 30% 40% 40% 40% 40% 20% 20% 50% 30% 30% 10% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% 30%
Temperature (°C)
5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 °
Show detail Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
3 ° 3 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 1 ° 1 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 1 ° 1 ° 1 ° 1 ° 1 ° 0 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
NNE 8 11 NNE 8 12 NE 9 12 NNE 9 13 NNW 9 12 NNE 8 12 N 8 11 NNW 8 11 N 8 10 NNW 8 10 NW 9 12 WNW 11 13 WNW 12 15 WNW 14 17 W 13 17 W 13 17 W 13 17 W 12 16 WSW 12 15 SW 12 15 SSW 14 17 S 16 20 S 18 22 S 21 26
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VP VP VP VP VP M VP VP VP P M P P M G E E E E E E E E VG
Humidity Expand
99% 99% 100% 100% 100% 99% 100% 99% 99% 99% 97% 98% 96% 93% 89% 86% 80% 79% 81% 84% 84% 84% 85% 90%
UV index Expand
1 1 1 2 2 3 2 2 2 1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:07 Sunset: 19:28 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 2
Friday (Friday 22 September 2017)
00:00 01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Light shower night Light shower night Heavy shower night Light shower night Light shower day Heavy rain Mist Cloudy Cloudy
30% 40% 80% 40% 50% 90% 30% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
5 ° 5 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 5 ° 6 ° 6 °
Show detail Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
-1 ° 0 ° -2 ° -2 ° -3 ° -2 ° 0 ° 1 ° 1 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
S 24 30 SSE 25 32 S 31 39 S 32 41 SSE 34 44 SSE 28 38 SE 18 25 SE 16 22 SSE 17 26
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG E G VG M VP P M G
Humidity Expand
91% 91% 95% 96% 97% 97% 96% 97% 97%
UV index Expand
1 2 1 1
Sunrise: 07:09 Sunset: 19:25 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 2
Saturday (Saturday 23 September 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light rain
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 20% 60%
Temperature (°C)
6 ° 6 ° 7 ° 8 ° 9 ° 9 ° 8 ° 7 °
Show detail Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
1 ° 1 ° 1 ° 2 ° 4 ° 4 ° 2 ° 1 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SSE 21 32 SSE 29 42 SSE 36 52 SSE 43 62 SSE 47 69 SSE 47 70 SSE 46 68 S 43 64
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G VG VG G VG VG G M
Humidity Expand
97% 95% 94% 95% 91% 90% 91% 91%
UV index Expand
1 2 1 1
Sunrise: 07:11 Sunset: 19:22 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 3
Sunday (Sunday 24 September 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Heavy rain Light shower night Light shower night Light shower day Light shower day Thunder Thunder shower day Thunder shower night
80% 40% 40% 40% 50% 60% 60% 60%
Temperature (°C)
7 ° 7 ° 6 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 6 ° 6 °
Show detail Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
1 ° 1 ° 1 ° 2 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 2 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
S 37 56 S 31 46 S 25 37 S 22 33 S 20 31 S 17 26 S 15 21 SSE 14 18
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
M M M G G G G G
Humidity Expand
95% 96% 96% 94% 92% 91% 94% 95%
UV index Expand
1 2 1 1
Sunrise: 07:13 Sunset: 19:20 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 2
Monday (Monday 25 September 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
40% 20% 20% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
5 ° 5 ° 4 ° 6 ° 7 ° 8 ° 7 ° 6 °
Show detail Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
2 ° 1 ° 1 ° 2 ° 4 ° 4 ° 3 ° 2 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SSE 13 18 ESE 13 17 ESE 16 20 SE 18 24 SSE 20 29 S 20 29 S 20 27 SSE 23 31
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G G G VG VG VG G
Humidity Expand
95% 96% 96% 93% 86% 85% 92% 93%
UV index Expand
1 2 1 1
Sunrise: 07:15 Sunset: 19:17 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
Tuesday (Tuesday 26 September 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 7 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 7 °
Show detail Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
1 ° 1 ° 1 ° 2 ° 3 ° 4 ° 3 ° 2 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SE 24 32 SE 24 33 SE 26 36 SSE 29 40 SSE 30 44 SSE 30 43 SSE 30 42 SSE 32 44
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G G VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
93% 93% 93% 89% 85% 84% 87% 88%
UV index Expand
1 2 1 1
Sunrise: 07:17 Sunset: 19:14 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
< Am Basteir last 24 hours Issued at:
  • Weather map
  • UK video forecast
Met Office 17:00, Wed
Updated 16:00 on Wed 20 Sep 2017 BST
Tiree Light rain 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Cloudy 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Heavy rain 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Heavy rain 53.479 -2.247
Brighton Cloudy 50.822 -0.136
Dover Cloudy 51.126 1.318
Exeter Cloudy 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Cloudy 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Sunny intervals 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Cloudy 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Cloudy 51.556 -1.778
York Sunny intervals 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Heavy rain 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Overcast 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Heavy shower day 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Heavy rain 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Heavy rain 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Heavy rain 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Overcast 52.512 -3.312
Fort William Heavy rain 56.82 -5.104
Belfast Heavy rain 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Overcast 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Light shower day 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Heavy rain 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Heavy rain 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Light rain 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Cloudy 60.154 -1.143
London Sunny intervals 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Light rain 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry Heavy rain 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Cloudy 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Cloudy 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Heavy rain 58.439 -3.092
  • Regional
  • UK 5 days
  • UK 6-30 days

Regional Forecast for Highlands & Eilean Siar

Headline:

Some heavy rain tonight, drier weather extending east on Thursday.

This Evening and Tonight:

Some early evening brightness over Isles and far northwest. Otherwise overcast with rain, this turning heavier for a time from mid evening into early hours especially over the Great Glen Strathspey and Inverness. Winds becoming light and variable. Relatively mild. Minimum temperature 8 °C.

Thursday:

Rather cloudy start with occasional rain, but drier and brighter conditions spreading erratically from the southwest from mid-morning, best of the sunshine over the Hebrides though with a few showers. Maximum temperature 14 °C.

Outlook for Friday to Sunday:

Occasional rain spreading east on Friday, a few heavy bursts in west, drier later. Saturday warmer but windy with southerly gales in northwest, rain later. Sunshine, scattered showers on Sunday.

Updated: 14:30 on Wed 20 Sep 2017 BST

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

Rain for many overnight.

This Evening and Tonight:

Outbreaks of rain will continue over Northern Ireland, Scotland, Wales and western and northern parts of England, and it will be windy around exposed hills and coasts. The rest of England will be staying mostly dry but breezy.

Thursday:

A band of heavy rain and blustery winds will move across from the west, reaching southeast England later in the evening, with brighter conditions across Northern Ireland following in behind.

Outlook for Friday to Sunday:

Staying mostly dry, bright and warm in the south and east with sunny spells. However, bands of rain and strong winds moving across the north and west at times.

Updated: 15:11 on Wed 20 Sep 2017 BST

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Monday 25 Sep 2017 to Wednesday 4 Oct 2017:

Next week there will be plenty of dry weather, but there will be light rain for a time. It will be rather warm during the day time, but it is likely to be chilly at night with some mist or fog patches possible, which may last well into the morning on some days. The second half of the week will be more unsettled with wet and windy weather more likely in the northwest, with a risk of gales or perhaps severe gales. The best of the drier and brighter weather will be in the southeast. Into the start of October there is an increased chance of all parts seeing the unsettled conditions, with rain and stronger winds likely at times.

UK Outlook for Thursday 5 Oct 2017 to Thursday 19 Oct 2017:

Through early October there is considerable uncertainty in the forecast. It will be changeable, with the northwest likely to see more unsettled conditions with strong winds or gales possible, with perhaps more settled interludes in the southeast. Temperatures will be close to or slightly above normal. However, there will be some chilly nights with early morning mist and fog as well as an increased chance of frost, most likely in the north.

Updated: 15:11 on Wed 20 Sep 2017 BST

Location details

Am Basteir

Location
57.247, -6.201
Altitude
935.0 m above mean sea level

Follow us on

Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Instagram, or Snapchat Facebook Follow @metoffice on Twitter YouTube Instagram Snapchat