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  • Cloudy 17 °C

    11 °C

  • Cloudy 16 °C

    12 °C

  • Cloudy 16 °C

    9 °C

  • Cloudy 16 °C

    11 °C

  • Cloudy 15 °C

    11 °C

  • Light rain 15 °C

    11 °C

  • Cloudy 15 °C

    10 °C

Thursday (Thursday 16 August 2018)
Now 23:00
Warnings
Cloudy Heavy shower night
10% 50%
Temperature (°C)
13 ° 12 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
11 ° 11 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SW 11 21 SW 10 20
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
E E
Humidity
81% 84%
UV index
Sunrise: 05:36 Sunset: 20:59 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 2 Pollen: L
Friday (Friday 17 August 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 Light rain Light shower night Clear night Light shower night Light shower day Sunny intervals Sunny day Sunny intervals Sunny day Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Overcast
10% 10% 50% 30% <5% 30% 30% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% 10% 10% 20% 10% 10% 10% 20% 20% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 12 ° 13 ° 14 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 14 ° 14 ° 13 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 10 ° 10 ° 11 ° 12 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 12 ° 12 ° 13 ° 13 ° 12 ° 11 ° 11 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SW 10 20 SW 10 21 SW 11 23 SW 10 20 SW 11 24 SW 11 23 SW 10 22 SW 11 21 SW 12 22 SW 14 23 SW 15 25 SW 14 24 SW 13 22 SSW 13 23 SSW 13 22 S 13 23 S 14 24 S 14 26 S 15 26 S 13 24 SSW 12 22 SW 13 25 SW 13 24 SW 12 23
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
E E VG E E E VG E E E E E E E E E VG E VG VG E E E E
Humidity
85% 85% 85% 87% 87% 87% 86% 86% 81% 78% 71% 67% 67% 69% 72% 74% 77% 80% 81% 84% 85% 81% 80% 78%
UV index
1 1 1 2 3 3 3 3 2 2 1 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 05:38 Sunset: 20:57 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 2 Pollen: L
Saturday (Saturday 18 August 2018)
00:00 01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light rain Light shower day Partly cloudy night
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 50% 40% 10%
Temperature (°C)
13 ° 13 ° 12 ° 13 ° 14 ° 15 ° 14 ° 14 ° 13 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
10 ° 10 ° 9 ° 9 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 11 ° 11 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
WSW 14 26 SW 16 30 SW 14 26 SW 18 32 WSW 24 43 W 26 46 W 23 41 WNW 18 32 W 11 19
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
E E E E E E VG VG VG
Humidity
77% 75% 75% 73% 67% 70% 78% 82% 87%
UV index
1 3 4 2 1
Sunrise: 05:40 Sunset: 20:54 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 2 Pollen: L
Sunday (Sunday 19 August 2018)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy
<5% <5% 10% 10% <5% <5% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
11 ° 10 ° 11 ° 14 ° 15 ° 15 ° 14 ° 12 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
10 ° 9 ° 10 ° 13 ° 14 ° 14 ° 13 ° 12 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
WSW 7 11 SSW 6 8 SSW 4 7 SSE 5 11 SE 6 14 E 8 15 NE 8 14 WSW 5 9
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
93% 95% 92% 77% 73% 73% 80% 89%
UV index
1 2 4 2 1
Sunrise: 05:43 Sunset: 20:51 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 2 Pollen: L
Monday (Monday 20 August 2018)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Light rain Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
10% 10% 20% 20% 50% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 13 °
Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C)
11 ° 11 ° 12 ° 13 ° 13 ° 12 ° 12 ° 11 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
WSW 5 8 SSW 5 8 S 5 10 SSW 7 13 NW 9 17 NW 11 20 NNW 12 20 NW 11 17
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG G G VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
93% 94% 92% 86% 83% 82% 81% 87%
UV index
1 2 3 2 1
Sunrise: 05:45 Sunset: 20:49 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 2 Pollen: L
Tuesday (Tuesday 21 August 2018)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light rain Light rain Cloudy
10% 10% 10% 10% 20% 60% 60% 20%
Temperature (°C)
12 ° 11 ° 12 ° 13 ° 14 ° 14 ° 13 ° 12 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
10 ° 10 ° 11 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 11 ° 10 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
WNW 10 16 W 8 13 WSW 6 10 SSW 7 14 SSW 9 17 SW 12 21 WSW 13 21 WSW 13 21
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG G VG VG G G G
Humidity
87% 90% 91% 82% 77% 83% 87% 90%
UV index
1 2 2 1 1
Sunrise: 05:47 Sunset: 20:46 Moon phase: First quarter
Wednesday (Wednesday 22 August 2018)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light shower day Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
10% 10% 10% 10% 30% 10% 20% 10%
Temperature (°C)
12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 13 ° 14 ° 14 ° 13 ° 12 °
Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C)
10 ° 10 ° 9 ° 10 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 10 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
W 13 20 W 14 21 W 13 21 W 15 25 W 15 26 W 13 23 WSW 11 19 SW 11 16
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% 90% 81% 74% 75% 80% 86%
UV index
1 2 4 2 1
Sunrise: 05:49 Sunset: 20:43 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous
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Updated:
Tiree Light rain 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Clear night 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Cloudy 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Partly cloudy night 53.479 -2.247
Brighton Clear night 50.822 -0.136
Dover Clear night 51.126 1.318
Exeter Clear night 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Clear night 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Clear night 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 Cloudy 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Clear night 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Cloudy 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Light rain 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Partly cloudy night 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Cloudy 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Clear night 52.512 -3.312
Fort William Heavy shower night 56.82 -5.104
Belfast Clear night 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Partly cloudy night 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Clear night 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Clear night 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Cloudy 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Partly cloudy night 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Clear night 60.154 -1.143
London Clear night 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Clear night 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry Cloudy 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Clear night 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Light shower night 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Cloudy 58.439 -3.092
  • Regional
  • UK 5 days
  • UK 6-30 days

Regional Forecast for Highlands & Eilean Siar

Headline:

Sunshine and showers some heavy. Windy during Friday.

This Evening and Tonight:

Sunshine and scattered showers this evening, a few showers heavy with hail. Tonight showers continue in most areas but turn lighter with clear intervals in between. Inverness and the Moray Firth coast become drier by dawn. Brisk Southwest winds. Minimum temperature 9 °C.

Friday:

A bright start in the east then thick cloud and outbreaks of rain spreading from the southwest, though little rain reaching the Moray Firth. Strengthening southwesterly winds become very gusty. Maximum temperature 17 °C.

Outlook for Saturday to Monday:

Sunny intervals and a few showers Saturday, gales for a time. Rain in south overnight then sunny spells and the odd shower on Sunday. Monday starting bright, some rain later.

Updated: 15:19 on Thu 16 Aug 2018 BST

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

A cool night with showers in the northwest.

This Evening and Tonight:

Dry, clear and cool for most but showers will affect northern and western parts and these will be heavy at times across the far northwest. Turning cloudier in Northern Ireland and the far west of Scotland by dawn with rain.

Friday:

Generally dry in the south and east on Friday, although becoming cloudier with time. Windy across northern parts with outbreaks of rain and drizzle, especially around western coasts and hills.

Outlook for Saturday to Monday:

Often cloudy and windy, with patchy rain occasionally particularly in the north and west. Heavier rain is likely for a time on Sunday. Drier, warm and humid in the southeast.

Updated: 16:11 on Thu 16 Aug 2018 BST

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Tuesday 21 Aug 2018 to Thursday 30 Aug 2018:

On Tuesday northwestern areas will be cloudy and windy with outbreaks of rain, but with clearer conditions reaching the far northwest later. Elsewhere it will be drier with bright spells, and it will be warm and humid in the southeast. By Wednesday some rain may reach southern areas, but clearer weather should spread from the northwest by the end of the day. Through the rest of the week and weekend there will probably be a good deal of dry, bright or sunny weather, especially in the south, while the far west and northwest will have some thicker cloud and rain at times. This weather pattern is quite likely to continue through the rest of the period, with temperatures probably around normal, but perhaps rather cool in the north and northwest

UK Outlook for Friday 31 Aug 2018 to Friday 14 Sep 2018:

During this period it looks likely that the weather pattern will only change slowly. Areas of high pressure and associated settled weather are likely to dominate across the south and southeast, bringing generally dry and bright weather here. More changeable conditions with outbreaks of rain and strong winds are likely across the north and northwest, perhaps extending southeastwards at times. Into September, confidence in the forecast decreases. However, we will probably see longer dry and settled spells at times, these perhaps becoming more dominant than previously in the north and northwest. Temperatures by day are likely to be generally warmer than average, but there will an increasing chance of chillier nights.

Updated: 16:11 on Thu 16 Aug 2018 BST

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Thurso

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

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