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The Cairnwell weather

  • Light snow -1 °C

    -7 °C

  • Light snow shower day -5 °C

    -9 °C

  • Cloudy -4 °C

    -7 °C

  • Light snow -3 °C

    -7 °C

  • Light snow -3 °C

    -8 °C

  • Light snow -3 °C

    -6 °C

  • Light snow -4 °C

    -8 °C

Wednesday (Wednesday 16 January 2019)
Now 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
Light rain Sleet shower Fog Light snow Light snow shower night Light snow Light snow Light snow Cloudy Light snow Light snow Overcast Light snow Heavy snow Heavy snow Light snow Heavy snow Heavy snow Heavy snow Heavy snow Light snow
70% 60% 30% 60% 40% 70% 50% 50% 10% 60% 50% 20% 50% 80% 80% 60% 80% 80% 90% 80% 50%
Temperature (°C)
2 ° 1 ° 0 ° 0 ° -1 ° -1 ° -1 ° -2 ° -2 ° -2 ° -2 ° -2 ° -3 ° -2 ° -2 ° -3 ° -3 ° -4 ° -5 ° -6 ° -6 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
-5 ° -6 ° -7 ° -8 ° -9 ° -8 ° -10 ° -11 ° -11 ° -11 ° -11 ° -11 ° -11 ° -11 ° -11 ° -12 ° -12 ° -13 ° -15 ° -16 ° -17 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
WSW 33 40 W 23 27 W 23 27 W 26 30 W 28 33 W 27 32 W 31 36 W 33 39 WNW 32 38 W 32 39 WNW 32 39 WNW 31 38 WNW 32 39 NW 31 38 NW 30 37 NW 32 39 NNW 32 40 NNW 35 43 N 37 47 NNW 35 45 NNW 35 45
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VP VP VP P M VP E M E M VG VG G M VP P VP VP VP P VG
Humidity
100% 100% 100% 100% 98% 99% 96% 96% 96% 97% 96% 96% 97% 97% 98% 98% 98% 99% 98% 97% 94%
UV index
1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:39 Sunset: 16:08 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous Air pollution: 2
Thursday (Thursday 17 January 2019)
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
Light snow shower night Light snow shower night Heavy snow Heavy snow Heavy snow Heavy snow Heavy snow Light snow shower night Light snow shower night Light snow shower day Light snow shower day Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Light snow shower night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night
40% 40% 80% 90% 90% 90% 90% 40% 40% 40% 30% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 30% 10% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
-7 ° -7 ° -7 ° -7 ° -6 ° -6 ° -5 ° -6 ° -5 ° -5 ° -5 ° -5 ° -5 ° -5 ° -5 ° -5 ° -5 ° -6 ° -6 ° -6 ° -6 ° -6 ° -6 ° -6 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
-18 ° -18 ° -18 ° -17 ° -17 ° -17 ° -16 ° -16 ° -16 ° -15 ° -15 ° -15 ° -14 ° -14 ° -14 ° -13 ° -14 ° -14 ° -14 ° -14 ° -14 ° -13 ° -12 ° -12 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
NNW 37 46 NNW 35 45 NNW 36 45 NNW 35 45 NNW 36 46 NNW 39 50 NNW 40 51 NNW 37 47 N 35 45 NNW 33 43 NNW 33 42 NNW 34 44 NNW 32 41 NNW 31 39 NNW 26 32 NNW 24 30 NNW 23 29 NNW 23 29 NNW 21 26 NNW 21 25 NNW 17 21 NW 13 16 NW 11 13 NW 9 11
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG M G VP P VP VP M G VG VG VG G VG VG G G G E E E E E E
Humidity
92% 95% 93% 97% 97% 96% 96% 96% 92% 90% 90% 89% 91% 92% 92% 94% 93% 93% 91% 92% 89% 86% 84% 80%
UV index
1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:38 Sunset: 16:10 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous Air pollution: 2
Friday (Friday 18 January 2019)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light snow
<5% <5% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 40%
Temperature (°C)
-6 ° -6 ° -6 ° -8 ° -5 ° -5 ° -6 ° -6 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
-11 ° -10 ° -12 ° -14 ° -11 ° -11 ° -12 ° -12 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
WNW 6 9 SW 7 10 SE 9 13 SE 9 15 SE 12 20 SE 13 22 SE 14 22 SE 14 21
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
E E E VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
72% 74% 81% 92% 90% 91% 95% 95%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:37 Sunset: 16:12 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous Air pollution: 2
Saturday (Saturday 19 January 2019)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Light snow Light snow Light snow Light snow Cloudy Cloudy Fog Fog
40% 50% 50% 50% 10% 10% 20% 20%
Temperature (°C)
-6 ° -5 ° -5 ° -5 ° -4 ° -3 ° -4 ° -5 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
-12 ° -11 ° -10 ° -10 ° -8 ° -7 ° -9 ° -9 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SE 14 21 SE 13 20 ESE 11 17 ESE 10 15 SE 9 15 SE 7 12 SE 6 10 SSE 7 10
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G M P P M M VP VP
Humidity
96% 97% 98% 98% 96% 96% 98% 98%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:35 Sunset: 16:14 Moon phase: Full Air pollution: 2
Sunday (Sunday 20 January 2019)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Fog Cloudy Mist Light snow Light snow Light snow shower day Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night
20% 20% 20% 50% 50% 40% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
-5 ° -5 ° -5 ° -5 ° -3 ° -3 ° -5 ° -6 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
-9 ° -10 ° -10 ° -10 ° -9 ° -10 ° -12 ° -12 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
S 8 12 SW 9 14 WSW 11 17 W 13 20 WNW 16 27 WNW 16 29 WNW 17 29 WNW 16 28
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VP M P M G VG VG VG
Humidity
99% 99% 98% 97% 94% 92% 95% 95%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:34 Sunset: 16:16 Moon phase: Full Air pollution: 3
Monday (Monday 21 January 2019)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Fog Fog Cloudy Light snow Light snow Light snow
10% <5% 10% 20% 10% 50% 50% 60%
Temperature (°C)
-6 ° -7 ° -8 ° -7 ° -4 ° -4 ° -5 ° -4 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
-13 ° -14 ° -14 ° -13 ° -10 ° -10 ° -11 ° -11 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
WNW 15 25 W 13 22 WSW 12 19 SSW 11 20 SSW 13 25 SSW 14 27 S 16 30 S 16 31
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG G VP VP G M M M
Humidity
95% 96% 97% 98% 94% 96% 98% 98%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:33 Sunset: 16:18 Moon phase: Full
Tuesday (Tuesday 22 January 2019)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Light snow Light snow Light snow Light snow Light snow Light snow Light snow Light snow
60% 60% 60% 60% 60% 60% 50% 50%
Temperature (°C)
-4 ° -5 ° -5 ° -5 ° -4 ° -5 ° -6 ° -6 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
-11 ° -11 ° -12 ° -11 ° -10 ° -10 ° -11 ° -10 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
S 16 30 S 15 29 S 14 27 SE 14 27 S 14 28 SE 11 24 SSW 10 23 S 8 21
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
M M M G G G G G
Humidity
98% 98% 98% 97% 96% 97% 98% 99%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:31 Sunset: 16:21 Moon phase: Waning gibbous
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Updated:
Tiree Cloudy 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Cloudy 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Heavy rain 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Light rain 53.479 -2.247
Brighton Overcast 50.822 -0.136
Dover Light rain 51.126 1.318
Exeter Light shower night 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Overcast 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Cloudy 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Overcast 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Overcast 51.556 -1.778
York Cloudy 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Heavy shower night 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Partly cloudy night 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Light rain 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Cloudy 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Light shower night 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Light rain 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Cloudy 52.512 -3.312
Fort William Heavy rain 56.82 -5.104
Belfast Heavy shower night 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Cloudy 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Heavy rain 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Light shower night 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Cloudy 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Overcast 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Mist 60.154 -1.143
London Overcast 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Cloudy 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry Light rain 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Overcast 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Heavy rain 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Cloudy 58.439 -3.092
  • Regional
  • UK 5 days
  • UK 6-30 days

Regional Forecast for Central, Tayside & Fife

Headline:

A wet start, becoming mostly dry and sunny.

Today:

A cloudy start with outbreaks of rain and hill snow. This soon clears to leave a largely dry sunny day, a few wintry showers towards the Trossachs. Clouding over at the end of the day. Maximum temperature 8 °C.

Tonight:

Rain and sleet, snow over high ground, spreads south this evening with much colder air following behind. Snow showers to low levels overnight, mainly across Angus. Strong, gusty northerly winds. Minimum temperature -4 °C.

Thursday:

A cold day, but with plenty of sunshine. Scattered snow showers will affect and east coast and Angus hills, mainly in the morning. Strong northerly winds easing. Maximum temperature 5 °C.

Outlook for Friday to Sunday:

Cold and largely dry with light winds Friday and Saturday. Rather cloudy with hard frosts overnight. A little rain, sleet and snow for a time Sunday, with strengthening winds.

Updated: 02:55 on Wed 16 Jan 2019 GMT

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

Rain clearing eastwards and becoming colder.

Today:

Early often heavy rain across Scotland and northern England will move southeastwards, clearing southeast England later. Colder, brighter conditions with showers will follow, some wintry showers over hills and to lower levels in the north later. Gales in far north.

Tonight:

A cold night with widespread frost and icy patches. Windy, especially in the north with gales. Some showers, with possible snow to lower levels in Scotland, northern England and Wales.

Thursday:

Thursday will start frosty, with icy patches. There will be wintry showers, mainly in the north and east. Otherwise, a sunny but cold day, with winds easing for most.

Outlook for Friday to Sunday:

Into this weekend it will be cold, with overnight frost. Outbreaks of rain and hill snow will move southeastwards at times.

Updated: 03:06 on Wed 16 Jan 2019 GMT

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Sunday 20 Jan 2019 to Tuesday 29 Jan 2019:

Sunday will be cold across the UK, but for many it will be dry; brightest in the southeast. Some light rain or sleet is possible in the southwest at first; then a band of rain, sleet and snow is likely to spread across the northwest later, moving erratically southeast. Overnight frost and freezing fog patches are likely overnight into Monday. Cold weather is likely to continue through mid-week, remaining unsettled and at times windy with fronts spreading southeast across the UK bringing rain, sleet and snow. Snow is most likely over north and eastern areas and over high ground. Similar cold conditions are likely to remain in place until the end of the period, interspersed with brighter showery spells, although these could also be wintry. Overnight frosts will remain likely.

UK Outlook for Wednesday 30 Jan 2019 to Wednesday 13 Feb 2019:

Cold but changeable conditions will be in place at the start of the extended outlook with spells of strong winds and rain, turning to snow at times. Overnight frosts are likely and snow, mainly over higher ground in the north, but with an increased risk to lower levels. The details of any disruptive snow remains uncertain. Milder, wetter interludes are possible, most likely in the south but with these comes an increased risk of snow and ice further north.

Updated: 03:06 on Wed 16 Jan 2019 GMT

Location details

The Cairnwell

Location
56.878, -3.421
Altitude
933 m above mean sea level

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