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Thurso weather

  • Sunny intervals 6 °C

    0 °C

  • Sunny intervals 6 °C

    5 °C

  • Cloudy 7 °C

    5 °C

  • Sunny intervals 6 °C

    3 °C

  • Sunny intervals 5 °C

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  • Cloudy 5 °C

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  • Cloudy 6 °C

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Monday (Monday 10 December 2018)
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Warnings
Sunny intervals Cloudy Sunny day Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 3 ° 3 ° 2 ° 2 ° 1 ° 1 ° 0 ° 1 ° 1 ° 1 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 1 ° 0 ° -1 ° -1 ° -2 ° -2 ° -3 ° -3 ° -2 ° -2 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
NNW 8 13 NNW 9 13 NW 7 10 WSW 7 10 WSW 7 9 SSW 7 9 SSW 5 7 S 6 8 S 6 7 S 6 10 S 7 12 SSE 7 13 SSE 7 16
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
Humidity
62% 61% 67% 72% 74% 76% 80% 81% 83% 82% 80% 80% 81%
UV index
1 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:52 Sunset: 15:21 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 3
Tuesday (Tuesday 11 December 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 Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Clear night Sunny day Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% 10% <5% 10%
Temperature (°C)
2 ° 3 ° 3 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 5 ° 5 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 7 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
-1 ° -1 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 1 ° 1 ° 1 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SSE 7 18 SSE 9 20 SSE 10 22 SSE 12 25 SSE 12 25 SSE 12 26 SSE 12 26 SSE 13 27 SSE 14 28 SSE 15 29 SSE 15 30 SSE 16 30 SSE 16 30 SSE 15 29 SSE 15 29 SSE 15 29 SSE 14 28 SSE 12 24 SSE 12 23 SSE 12 25 SSE 13 26 SSE 14 26 SSE 14 26 SSE 14 27
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG E E E VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG G
Humidity
81% 79% 76% 73% 70% 72% 76% 79% 82% 84% 84% 84% 84% 84% 85% 87% 88% 90% 90% 90% 91% 91% 91% 91%
UV index
1 1 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:54 Sunset: 15:20 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 3
Wednesday (Wednesday 12 December 2018)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% <5% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 6 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 2 ° 2 ° 2 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SSE 14 27 SSE 14 27 SSE 15 27 SSE 15 28 SSE 18 33 SSE 20 36 SSE 20 36 SSE 20 37
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G G G VG VG E
Humidity
91% 90% 90% 90% 86% 84% 79% 72%
UV index
1 1
Sunrise: 08:55 Sunset: 15:20 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 2
Thursday (Thursday 13 December 2018)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Clear night Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Clear night Clear night
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 5 ° 4 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
1 ° 1 ° 1 ° 1 ° 2 ° 1 ° 0 ° 0 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SSE 20 37 SSE 20 37 SE 20 36 SE 20 36 SSE 20 36 SSE 18 32 SSE 17 30 SSE 15 27
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
E VG E E E VG VG VG
Humidity
70% 81% 70% 74% 67% 73% 80% 82%
UV index
1 1
Sunrise: 08:56 Sunset: 15:20 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 2
Friday (Friday 14 December 2018)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Clear night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Partly cloudy night Cloudy
<5% <5% 10% 10% 10% <5% <5% 10%
Temperature (°C)
4 ° 4 ° 3 ° 4 ° 5 ° 4 ° 3 ° 3 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 1 ° 0 ° -1 ° -2 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SSE 13 23 SSE 12 21 SSE 11 20 SSE 11 20 SSE 13 24 SE 12 22 SSE 15 25 SSE 17 29
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
84% 84% 87% 87% 81% 84% 83% 84%
UV index
1 1
Sunrise: 08:57 Sunset: 15:20 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 2
Saturday (Saturday 15 December 2018)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light rain Light rain Light rain
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 50% 50% 50%
Temperature (°C)
3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 4 ° 5 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
-2 ° -3 ° -3 ° -2 ° -1 ° -2 ° -2 ° -1 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SSE 18 32 SSE 21 36 SSE 23 40 SSE 25 44 SSE 28 48 SSE 26 46 SE 25 43 SE 24 41
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG G M M M M
Humidity
80% 80% 77% 76% 77% 82% 86% 85%
UV index
1 1
Sunrise: 08:58 Sunset: 15:20 Moon phase: First quarter
Sunday (Sunday 16 December 2018)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Heavy rain Heavy rain Light rain Light rain Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
80% 80% 50% 50% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
5 ° 4 ° 4 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 4 ° 4 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 1 ° 0 ° 0 ° -1 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SSW 19 32 SSW 18 31 SSW 17 29 SSW 17 28 SSW 16 27 SSW 14 24 S 13 22 S 13 22
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
M M G VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
87% 89% 90% 89% 87% 87% 88% 89%
UV index
1 1
Sunrise: 08:59 Sunset: 15:20 Moon phase: First quarter
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Updated:
Tiree Cloudy 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Cloudy 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Sunny day 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Cloudy 53.479 -2.247
Brighton Sunny day 50.822 -0.136
Dover Sunny intervals 51.126 1.318
Exeter Sunny intervals 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Sunny intervals 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Sunny day 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Cloudy 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Sunny intervals 51.556 -1.778
York Sunny day 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Sunny day 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Sunny intervals 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Sunny day 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Sunny day 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Sunny intervals 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Cloudy 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Cloudy 52.512 -3.312
Fort William Sunny day 56.82 -5.104
Belfast Cloudy 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Cloudy 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Overcast 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Cloudy 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Cloudy 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Sunny day 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Sunny day 60.154 -1.143
London Cloudy 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Sunny day 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry Sunny day 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Sunny day 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Sunny day 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Sunny day 58.439 -3.092
  • Regional
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Regional Forecast for Highlands & Eilean Siar

Headline:

Mainly dry and bright.

Today:

It will be mainly dry and bright with a frosty start for many. However, the odd shower possibly affecting Caithness at first and cloud thickening over the Western Isles and Skye later in the day. Winds will be mostly light. Maximum temperature 8 °C.

Tonight:

Mainly dry with the cloud thinning and breaking at times. This will lead to a frost and the odd mist or fog patch. However, mostly cloudy near the west coast. Minimum temperature -3 °C.

Tuesday:

Dry and bright with sunny spells, but cloudier over the Islands. It could turn very mild across the Northwest Highlands, but pockets of frost and fog could persist around Inverness. Maximum temperature 13 °C.

Outlook for Wednesday to Friday:

Mostly cloudy and dry on Wednesday, but occasional rain in the west. Brighter but colder on Thursday and Friday with some showers over Caithness. Fresh or strong southeasterly winds.

Updated: 02:57 on Mon 10 Dec 2018 GMT

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

A mainly dry and bright start to the week.

Today:

Starting cold for many with frost across northern, eastern and some southwestern parts but dry with plenty of sunshine. A few residual showers will ease as skies turn cloudier from the west, perhaps with some drizzle over northwestern hills later.

Tonight:

Remaining dry in the south and east, allowing a frost and patchy fog to form. Elsewhere, cloudier and less cold with fog in places and drizzle over higher ground.

Tuesday:

Fog patches slow to clear. Variable cloud with the best of any sunshine across eastern and northern areas. Rain and stronger winds may reach the far west by evening.

Outlook for Wednesday to Friday:

Showery rain in the west on Wednesday, but dry with some sunshine in the east. Uncertainty thereafter, but probably mostly dry, bright and cold, with wintry showers in the northeast.

Updated: 03:10 on Mon 10 Dec 2018 GMT

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Friday 14 Dec 2018 to Sunday 23 Dec 2018:

Friday looks likely to be wet and possibly very windy in the northwest, and colder and drier in the far east. There could be some snow where the colder air meets the wet weather, most likely over the hills in the north, but it may fall to lower levels in places too. Over next weekend, the weather is likely to be changeable and often windy and cloudy, with showers or longer spells of rain at times. Any snow is most likely on high ground in the north. During the following week, eastern and southern areas may become drier for a time with more sunshine but clearer colder nights would lead to some night frost. Overall, temperatures are likely to be around normal for the time of year.

UK Outlook for Monday 24 Dec 2018 to Monday 7 Jan 2019:

The early part of this period, including Christmas, is looking fairly changeable with showers or longer spells of rain, possibly wintry over higher ground. Temperatures look likely to be around normal for the time of year. However, later in the month and into the New Year, there is the chance of high pressure becoming established close to the UK. This would bring drier and colder weather, and a greater chance of night frosts. There remains some uncertainty about this; if the high pressure is offset to the west or east of the UK, wet and windy weather would dominate.

Updated: 03:10 on Mon 10 Dec 2018 GMT

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Thurso

Location
58.594, -3.521
Altitude
11 m above mean sea level

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