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Alness weather

  • Sunny intervals 2 °C

    -1 °C

  • Cloudy 2 °C

    2 °C

  • Cloudy 7 °C

    3 °C

  • Light rain 5 °C

    1 °C

  • Sunny intervals 4 °C

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  • Cloudy 4 °C

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Wednesday (Wednesday 23 January 2019)
Now 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
Clear night Clear night Partly cloudy night Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Sunny day Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Partly cloudy night Cloudy Light snow shower night Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% 10% 30% 10% 10% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
2 ° 1 ° 0 ° 0 ° 1 ° 1 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 1 ° 1 ° 1 ° 1 ° 1 ° 1 ° 1 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
1 ° -1 ° -2 ° -2 ° -1 ° -1 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 ° -1 ° -1 ° -2 ° -1 ° -2 ° -2 ° -2 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
N 1 5 NNW 1 4 NW 1 5 SW 3 11 SSW 3 11 SW 5 12 SW 4 10 SW 5 11 SSW 5 11 SSW 3 10 WSW 3 11 SW 5 12 WSW 5 11 W 6 13 SW 5 9 WSW 5 10 WSW 6 11 WSW 6 11
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG G VG VG VG
Humidity
65% 72% 75% 84% 87% 87% 87% 86% 86% 86% 82% 85% 89% 90% 91% 87% 86% 86%
UV index
1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:37 Sunset: 16:22 Moon phase: Waning gibbous Air pollution: 2
Thursday (Thursday 24 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
Partly cloudy night Cloudy Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light shower day Light rain Light rain Light rain Heavy rain Light rain Light rain Cloudy
<5% 10% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 40% 50% 50% 50% 70% 50% 40% 10%
Temperature (°C)
0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 ° -1 ° 0 ° 0 ° 1 ° 1 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 3 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
-2 ° -2 ° -2 ° -2 ° -3 ° -3 ° -3 ° -4 ° -3 ° -3 ° -2 ° -1 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
W 5 10 WSW 6 11 W 5 11 WSW 5 11 W 5 10 W 6 12 W 6 12 W 6 12 WSW 5 11 SW 5 10 SW 5 10 SW 5 10 SW 4 9 SW 4 10 SW 4 10 SW 4 10 SW 4 9 WSW 4 8 WSW 4 8 SSE 4 9 WSW 4 8 WSW 4 8 SW 6 11 SW 6 13
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG G M M M G G G G
Humidity
87% 88% 86% 87% 89% 90% 87% 90% 87% 87% 89% 88% 88% 88% 89% 90% 91% 92% 94% 93% 93% 93% 94% 92%
UV index
1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:36 Sunset: 16:24 Moon phase: Waning gibbous Air pollution: 3
Friday (Friday 25 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 rain
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 40%
Temperature (°C)
4 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 6 ° 6 ° 5 ° 4 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
0 ° 2 ° 2 ° 1 ° 3 ° 2 ° 2 ° 1 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
WSW 8 18 SW 9 17 WSW 12 22 SW 11 19 WSW 13 22 WSW 13 22 WSW 12 20 WSW 10 17
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG G G G G G M
Humidity
91% 90% 89% 88% 84% 85% 87% 90%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:34 Sunset: 16:26 Moon phase: Waning gibbous Air pollution: 3
Saturday (Saturday 26 January 2019)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Light rain Light shower night Light shower night Light shower day Light shower day Light rain Cloudy Cloudy
40% 30% 40% 40% 40% 50% 20% 10%
Temperature (°C)
4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 3 ° 4 ° 4 ° 3 ° 3 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
1 ° 0 ° 0 ° -2 ° -1 ° -1 ° -2 ° -3 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
WNW 10 17 WNW 11 19 WNW 12 20 WNW 15 26 NNW 17 29 NW 17 28 NW 16 26 NW 19 32
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G G G VG G G
Humidity
90% 90% 89% 88% 84% 79% 81% 82%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:32 Sunset: 16:28 Moon phase: Third quarter Air pollution: 3
Sunday (Sunday 27 January 2019)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Cloudy Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night
20% 10% 10% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
3 ° 3 ° 2 ° 2 ° 3 ° 3 ° 2 ° 2 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
-3 ° -3 ° -3 ° -4 ° -2 ° -2 ° -3 ° -3 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
NW 20 34 NW 21 35 NW 18 29 NW 17 27 NW 16 26 NW 15 25 WNW 14 22 W 12 19
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
81% 80% 81% 81% 77% 77% 83% 84%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:30 Sunset: 16:31 Moon phase: Third quarter Air pollution: 3
Monday (Monday 28 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 Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Cloudy
<5% <5% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
1 ° 1 ° 1 ° 2 ° 3 ° 3 ° 2 ° 2 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
-3 ° -3 ° -3 ° -3 ° -1 ° -1 ° -2 ° -2 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
W 11 18 W 11 18 WSW 11 18 WSW 11 18 WSW 12 21 WSW 12 21 WSW 12 20 SW 12 20
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG VG G VG VG
Humidity
85% 87% 87% 87% 81% 82% 86% 87%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:28 Sunset: 16:33 Moon phase: Third quarter
Tuesday (Tuesday 29 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 Cloudy
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
2 ° 1 ° 1 ° 1 ° 3 ° 2 ° 1 ° 1 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
-2 ° -3 ° -3 ° -3 ° -1 ° -2 ° -3 ° -4 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
WSW 12 20 WSW 12 20 WSW 11 19 WSW 10 18 WSW 10 18 WSW 10 16 W 10 16 WSW 10 17
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
89% 88% 88% 86% 80% 83% 86% 83%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:26 Sunset: 16:35 Moon phase: Third quarter
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Updated:
Tiree Partly cloudy night 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Partly cloudy night 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Clear night 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Partly cloudy night 53.479 -2.247
Brighton Cloudy 50.822 -0.136
Dover Overcast 51.126 1.318
Exeter Partly cloudy night 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Partly cloudy night 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Cloudy 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Clear night 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Cloudy 51.556 -1.778
York Clear night 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Clear night 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Overcast 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Light snow shower night 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Partly cloudy night 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Partly cloudy night 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Cloudy 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Partly cloudy night 52.512 -3.312
Fort William Partly cloudy night 56.82 -5.104
Belfast Cloudy 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Light shower 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 Cloudy 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Clear night 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry Partly cloudy night 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Cloudy 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Light snow 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Light snow 58.439 -3.092
  • Regional
  • UK 5 days
  • UK 6-30 days

Regional Forecast for Highlands & Eilean Siar

Headline:

Sunny spells and wintry showers with ice on untreated surfaces.

Today:

Northern and western parts see sunny spells and wintry showers, these falling mainly as snow away from the coast. However towards Inverness and the Great Glen, after a frosty start, it will be largely dry day with long sunny spells. Maximum temperature 4 °C.

Tonight:

Clear spells and wintry showers continue this evening with a widespread frost developing. The showers become increasingly confined to the north through the early hours. Ice likely on untreated surfaces. Minimum temperature -5 °C.

Thursday:

A largely dry, frosty start with some good spells of morning sunshine. However cloud increases through the afternoon bringing outbreaks of rain, perhaps preceded briefly by snow, to western parts. Maximum temperature 7 °C.

Outlook for Friday to Sunday:

A lot of uncertainty at the moment, but Friday looks milder with rain or showers. Then an increasingly cold weekend with sunny spells and wintry showers as northerly winds strengthen.

Updated: 02:45 on Wed 23 Jan 2019 GMT

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

Cold and mainly sunny, but some coastal wintry showers.

Today:

Icy stretches and widespread frost at first, but many places will be sunny particularly through the central spine of the UK. Northern, and some western and eastern coasts will see further wintry showers, these occasionally heavy. Cold for all parts.

Tonight:

Some coastal showers will continue overnight, but many central and eastern areas will be clear, cold and frosty. Western parts will turn cloudier with patchy rain, sleet and hill snow.

Thursday:

Sunny and cold for most, especially through central and eastern parts. Cloud will thicken in the west with outbreaks of rain, and hill snow in the north late afternoon.

Outlook for Friday to Sunday:

Breezy, often cloudy but milder on Friday, with patchy rain and hill fog. Heavy rain will push southwards through Saturday. Sunday, colder and windy with sunshine and wintry showers.

Updated: 01:58 on Wed 23 Jan 2019 GMT

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Sunday 27 Jan 2019 to Tuesday 5 Feb 2019:

Sunday will be cold with a mixture of sunny spells and scattered showers. The showers will arrive on a strong northerly wind, which will ease as the day progresses, and bring some snowfall over exposed northern hills. The snow may reach lower levels later in the day, especially across the northern half of the UK. Thereafter, the final few days of January and early February are likely to remain rather unsettled with brisk winds, outbreaks of rain and hill snow, as well as some showery interludes in between. It will remain cold for most with widespread overnight frosts as well as the risk of ice. Snow remains a possibility to lower levels, particularly in the north.

UK Outlook for Wednesday 6 Feb 2019 to Wednesday 20 Feb 2019:

The weather will continue to be mixed through early February with a continuation of the generally cold conditions. This will bring spells of rain and hill snow, interspersed by showery interludes, with a continued risk of snow to lower levels, especially in the north. As we head through February there is an increased chance of seeing very cold conditions developing with a greater probability of northerly or easterly winds. This will bring an increased risk of snow to all areas and more widespread frosts. In this scenario the driest conditions will be across the northwest, whilst the south could see wetter and occasionally milder spells, and these will bring a risk of some significant snow, but only if very cold air becomes established across much of the UK.

Updated: 01:58 on Wed 23 Jan 2019 GMT

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Location
57.696, -4.255
Altitude
17 m above mean sea level

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