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Braeriach

  • Cloudy -4 °C

    -6 °C

  • Heavy snow -4 °C

    -11 °C

  • Light snow -7 °C

    -10 °C

  • Heavy snow shower day -6 °C

    -9 °C

  • Light snow -7 °C

    -12 °C

  • Light snow -4 °C

    -6 °C

  • Fog -1 °C

    -5 °C

Tuesday (Tuesday 12 December 2017)
Now 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
Partly cloudy night Clear night Clear night Cloudy Partly cloudy night Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light snow Light snow Heavy snow Heavy snow Heavy snow Light snow Light snow Light snow
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% 10% 10% 10% 20% 60% 70% 90% 90% ≥95% 70% 60% 60%
Temperature (°C)
-6 ° -6 ° -5 ° -5 ° -4 ° -4 ° -4 ° -4 ° -4 ° -4 ° -4 ° -4 ° -5 ° -5 ° -4 ° -4 ° -4 ° -4 ° -4 ° -5 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
NW 11 14 WNW 15 18 W 14 16 WSW 13 15 WSW 14 16 SW 15 17 SW 18 21 SW 21 24 SW 24 28 SSW 28 32 SSW 30 36 SSW 36 43 S 39 46 S 43 51 S 44 53 SSW 40 48 WSW 37 45 WSW 37 45 W 36 44 W 35 43
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E E E E E E E E E VG G M VP VP VP VP VP VP VP VP
Humidity Expand
90% 83% 75% 75% 79% 79% 75% 82% 89% 97% 95% 98% 99% 99% 99% 100% 100% 100% 99% 99%
UV index Expand
1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:44 Sunset: 15:33 Moon phase: Third quarter Air pollution: 3
Wednesday (Wednesday 13 December 2017)
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Warnings
Light snow Fog Fog Fog Light snow Heavy snow Heavy snow Heavy snow Heavy snow Heavy snow Heavy snow Heavy snow Heavy snow Heavy snow Light snow Light snow Light snow Light snow Light snow Light snow Light snow Mist Light snow Fog
60% 30% 20% 30% 60% 90% 90% 90% 90% 90% 90% 90% 90% 80% 70% 60% 60% 60% 60% 60% 60% 30% 60% 20%
Temperature (°C)
-5 ° -5 ° -5 ° -5 ° -5 ° -4 ° -4 ° -4 ° -5 ° -5 ° -6 ° -6 ° -7 ° -7 ° -7 ° -7 ° -7 ° -7 ° -7 ° -7 ° -8 ° -8 ° -8 ° -8 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 36 44 WSW 37 44 WSW 36 43 SW 35 42 SW 38 46 SSW 37 45 SSW 37 45 WSW 31 38 WSW 31 39 WSW 32 39 WSW 31 39 WSW 31 38 WSW 31 39 WSW 31 38 WSW 29 36 WSW 29 36 WSW 29 37 WSW 27 33 WSW 27 34 WSW 26 33 WSW 26 33 WSW 26 32 WSW 27 33 WSW 26 33
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VP VP VP VP M VP VP VP VP VP VP VP VP VP VP P P P P P P P VP VP
Humidity Expand
99% 99% 99% 99% 98% 99% 100% 99% 99% 99% 99% 98% 99% 99% 99% 99% 98% 99% 98% 99% 99% 99% 99% 99%
UV index Expand
1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:45 Sunset: 15:32 Moon phase: Third quarter Air pollution: 3
Thursday (Thursday 14 December 2017)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Light snow Fog Fog Mist Mist Light snow Light snow Light snow
60% 20% 20% 20% 20% 50% 60% 60%
Temperature (°C)
-8 ° -8 ° -9 ° -9 ° -8 ° -9 ° -9 ° -8 °
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-17 ° -17 ° -17 ° -16 ° -15 ° -16 ° -17 ° -17 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WSW 25 32 WSW 24 30 WSW 18 23 SSW 12 16 WSW 12 17 NNW 15 21 NW 18 25 NNW 21 31
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VP VP VP P P M M M
Humidity Expand
99% 99% 99% 95% 95% 98% 99% 99%
UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:46 Sunset: 15:32 Moon phase: Waning crescent Air pollution: 3
Friday (Friday 15 December 2017)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Heavy snow Heavy snow Heavy snow Light snow shower day Light snow shower day Heavy snow shower day Light snow shower night Light snow shower night
80% 80% 80% 50% 50% 70% 50% 50%
Temperature (°C)
-7 ° -7 ° -6 ° -7 ° -7 ° -7 ° -8 ° -8 °
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-16 ° -16 ° -16 ° -16 ° -16 ° -16 ° -17 ° -17 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
NNW 24 35 NNW 27 41 NNW 28 44 NNW 28 43 NNW 27 41 NW 25 40 NW 25 38 NW 23 35
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
P M M M M M M G
Humidity Expand
98% 98% 98% 97% 97% 97% 97% 97%
UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:47 Sunset: 15:32 Moon phase: Waning crescent Air pollution: 3
Saturday (Saturday 16 December 2017)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Light snow shower night Light snow shower night Light snow shower night Light snow Light snow Cloudy Mist Mist
50% 50% 50% 60% 50% 20% 20% 20%
Temperature (°C)
-8 ° -8 ° -9 ° -9 ° -8 ° -9 ° -10 ° -10 °
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-17 ° -17 ° -17 ° -17 ° -16 ° -17 ° -18 ° -18 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
NW 23 33 NW 21 31 NW 20 29 WNW 18 25 WNW 17 24 WNW 16 22 W 15 19 SW 14 17
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G M M M G P P
Humidity Expand
96% 96% 96% 97% 97% 96% 97% 98%
UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:48 Sunset: 15:32 Moon phase: Waning crescent Air pollution: 3
Sunday (Sunday 17 December 2017)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Mist Mist Mist Light snow Light snow Light snow Light snow Light snow
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Temperature (°C)
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SSW 15 19 SSW 19 24 S 23 30 S 26 34 SSW 28 37 SW 28 37 WSW 25 34 WSW 23 30
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
P P P G M G G P
Humidity Expand
99% 98% 98% 97% 97% 97% 96% 96%
UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:49 Sunset: 15:32 Moon phase: New
Monday (Monday 18 December 2017)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Mist Mist Mist Mist Fog Fog Fog Fog
20% 20% 20% 30% 30% 30% 30% 30%
Temperature (°C)
-5 ° -4 ° -4 ° -3 ° -2 ° -3 ° -2 ° -3 °
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-13 ° -12 ° -12 ° -11 ° -11 ° -9 ° -9 ° -8 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SW 24 30 SW 26 33 SSW 28 37 SSW 30 41 SSW 33 46 SSW 25 39 SSW 25 39 SSW 9 25
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
P P P P VP VP VP VP
Humidity Expand
97% 97% 98% 98% 97% 99% 98% 100%
UV index Expand
1 1
Sunrise: 08:50 Sunset: 15:33 Moon phase: New
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Met Office 05:00, Tue
Updated: 03:00 on Tue 12 Dec 2017 GMT
Tiree Cloudy 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Clear night 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Clear night 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Clear night 53.479 -2.247
Brighton Clear night 50.822 -0.136
Dover Partly cloudy night 51.126 1.318
Exeter Partly cloudy night 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Clear night 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Sleet shower 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Clear night 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Clear night 51.556 -1.778
York Clear night 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Clear night 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Partly cloudy night 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Cloudy 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Clear night 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Clear night 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Cloudy 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Clear night 52.512 -3.312
Fort William Partly cloudy night 56.82 -5.104
Belfast Partly cloudy night 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Partly cloudy night 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Cloudy 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Clear night 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Clear night 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Clear night 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Partly cloudy night 60.154 -1.143
London Clear night 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Clear night 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry Clear night 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Clear night 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Partly cloudy night 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Partly cloudy night 58.439 -3.092
  • Regional
  • UK 5 days
  • UK 6-30 days

Regional Forecast for Highlands & Eilean Siar

Headline:

Rain and snow spreading east this afternoon.

Today:

A cold, frosty start with hazy sunshine. Cloud thickens in the west from late morning with rain spreading east in the afternoon, and snow over high ground away from the coast. Becoming breezy across the Western Isles. Maximum temperature 8 °C.

Tonight:

Rain and snow gradually clear eastwards through the evening with some clear spells developing overnight, but wintry showers too. More persistent rain, sleet and snow through the early hours. Minimum temperature -4 °C.

Wednesday:

Breezy with frequent showers, these soon becoming mainly of sleet or snow away from the coast. The best of any sunny spells in the east. Maximum temperature 7 °C.

Outlook for Thursday to Saturday:

Remaining cold with overnight frosts. Light winds and mostly dry on Thursday. Wintry showers and fresh northerly winds on Friday, turning dry with winds easing on Saturday.

Updated: 03:05 on Tue 12 Dec 2017 GMT

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

Cold and bright, but rain and hill snow arriving later.

Today:

A very cold start, with severe frost, ice and some freezing fog patches which will be slow to clear. Otherwise bright for many, but turning cloudier and windier in the west with rain and hill snow arriving later.

Tonight:

Locally heavy rain and hill snow will push eastwards overnight, with ice forming over existing snow cover. Some clearer skies, but further rain and hill snow in the west later.

Wednesday:

Windy with spells of heavy, showery rain for most, wintry over northern hills and perhaps to lower levels in the northwest later. Brighter spells in between. Gales in the southwest.

Outlook for Thursday to Saturday:

Sunny spells and blustery showers on Thursday, wintry in places. Colder on Friday and Saturday although showers becoming confined to windward coasts. Frosty overnight with a risk of ice.

Updated: 01:46 on Tue 12 Dec 2017 GMT

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Saturday 16 Dec 2017 to Monday 25 Dec 2017:

Cold northerly winds will bring a mixture of sunshine and wintry showers on Saturday. Showers will mainly be along exposed coasts, with a good deal of sunshine elsewhere. Generally it will feel cold despite the sunshine, with overnight frosts and some icy patches for some. Sunday will probably turn less cold but more unsettled, with strengthening winds, outbreaks of rain, hill snow and cloudier skies. Into the following week, milder conditions will arrive with bands of rain and hill snow interspersed by drier interludes, these most likely in the southeast. It will often be windy with gales possible in exposed parts of the north and west. These conditions will probably continue as we approach Christmas.

UK Outlook for Tuesday 26 Dec 2017 to Tuesday 9 Jan 2018:

Generally changeable conditions look most likely from the start of the period to the end of December. Bands of rain are likely to move across the UK, followed by scattered showers, mainly in the northwest. Showers are likely to turn wintry at times, particularly in the north. It will often be windy with milder than average temperatures most probable. As we head into the start of January, a generally more settled spell of weather could become established. This would likely bring a mixture of colder and drier conditions with brief interludes of milder, wetter and windier weather. Snow is likely at times, especially in northern and central parts of the UK.

Updated: 01:46 on Tue 12 Dec 2017 GMT

Location details

Braeriach

Location
57.075, -3.729
Altitude
1296.0 m above mean sea level

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