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Altnaharra SAWS

Nearest observation site to Lairg

Wednesday (Wednesday 20 September 2017)
17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Overcast Overcast Heavy shower day Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain
Temperature (°C)
12.6 ° 12.0 ° 10.8 ° 10.1 ° 9.8 ° 9.9 ° 9.5 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 9 W 6 NW 9 W 3 WSW 2 NNW 3 WNW 1
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E E VG G G G M
Humidity Expand
83% 87% 93% 96% 98% 98% 97%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1009 1009 1009 1009 1009 1009 1009
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R S R R F F
Sunrise: 06:57 Sunset: 19:24 Moon phase: Waning crescent
Thursday (Thursday 21 September 2017)
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
Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Overcast Drizzle Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Heavy shower day Light rain Light rain Light rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Light rain Light rain Light rain
Temperature (°C)
9.1 ° 9.0 ° 9.0 ° 8.6 ° 8.6 ° 8.3 ° 7.6 ° 7.3 ° 7.6 ° 8.4 ° 9.0 ° 9.9 ° 10.6 ° 10.6 ° 10.6 ° 11.1 ° 11.3 ° 10.2 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
N 1 N 1 W 1 WSW 1 E 1 S 1 W 3 W 2 N 0 N 0 N 0 W 1 SW 1 SW 1 W 1 SSW 1 WSW 2 WSW 3
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
M M M E G E E E E G VG E E G VG E E E
Humidity Expand
98% 100% 100% 100% 95% 88% 84% 84% 83% 83% 94%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1009 1009 1009 1009 1009 1009 1008 1009 1009 1009 1009 1009 1009 1009 1010 1010 1010 1011
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F S R S F F F F R R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 06:59 Sunset: 19:21 Moon phase: New
– = No Data Issued at: Lairg forecast >
Met Office 16:00, Thu
Updated 18:00 on Thu 21 Sep 2017 BST
Tiree Sunny intervals 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Cloudy 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Sunny day 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Cloudy 53.479 -2.247
Brighton No data 50.822 -0.136
Dover No data 51.126 1.318
Exeter Sunny day 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Light rain 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Sunny intervals 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Light rain 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Cloudy 51.556 -1.778
York Overcast 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Overcast 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Sunny day 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Sunny day 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Light rain 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Sunny intervals 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) No data 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Sunny intervals 52.512 -3.312
Fort William No data 56.82 -5.104
Belfast Sunny day 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Sunny day 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Sunny intervals 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Sunny day 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Cloudy 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Sunny day 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Light rain 60.154 -1.143
London Light rain 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Sunny intervals 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry No data 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Cloudy 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Sunny intervals 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Overcast 58.439 -3.092

Extremes

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Highland & Eilean Siar extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Drumnadrochit 19.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Cassley 13.4 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Tain Range 4.4 °C
Highest rainfall Lentran 14.8 mm
Sunniest Stornoway 0.7 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Cardiff Bute Park 19.7 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Castlederg 12.4 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Santon Downham 3.0 °C
Highest rainfall Logan Botanic Garden 25.6 mm
Sunniest Shoeburyness 3.7 hours

About extremes

Highest maximum temperature - (0900 to 2100 on the date shown)

Lowest maximum temperature - (0900 to 2100 on the date shown)

Lowest minimum temperature - (2100 on the previous day to 0900 on the date shown)

Highest rainfall -(2100 on the previous day to 2100 on the date shown)

Sunniest - (2100 on the previous day to 2100 on the date shown)

The information shown is initial data as it is received; observations are subject to final quality control after publication on this website. This is particularly the case for rainfall totals during snow events.

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Location details

Lairg

Location
58.022, -4.401
Altitude
89.0 m above mean sea level

Altnaharra SAWS

Location
58.288, -4.442
Altitude
81.0 m above mean sea level
Distance from Lairg
18.4

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