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Altnaharra SAWS

Nearest observation site to Lairg

Saturday (Saturday 20 January 2018)
19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Heavy snow shower night Partly cloudy night Clear night Clear night Clear night
Temperature (°C)
-2.1 ° -3.0 ° -7.4 ° -7.3 ° -10.5 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
NNW 2 NW 2 NNW 2 NNW 3 WNW 3
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
P E E E E
Humidity Expand
95% 95% 87% 87% 80%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1006 1007 1008 1009 1010
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R
Sunrise: 08:45 Sunset: 16:14 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
Sunday (Sunday 21 January 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
Clear night Partly cloudy night Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Fog Cloudy Sunny day Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Heavy snow shower night Heavy snow Heavy rain Light rain
Temperature (°C)
-9.1 ° -9.2 ° -9.5 ° -10.5 ° -9.8 ° -12.5 ° -12.4 ° -12.2 ° -11.5 ° -9.6 ° 1.8 ° 0.8 ° 0.7 ° 1.2 ° 1.9 ° 2.0 ° 0.6 ° 0.5 ° 1.8 ° 2.9 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 2 NW 3 NNW 1 W 2 NW 2 NW 2 N 0 WNW 3 NW 5 WNW 3 NNE 10 24 N 15 N 17 NNE 17 ESE 18 32 NNE 8 28 ESE 21 40 E 17 37 SE 26 46 SE 17 44
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E E E E E E E VP P E E E E E E G P P P VG
Humidity Expand
85% 86% 85% 81% 83% 78% 80% 80% 82% 86% 76% 81% 77% 74% 62% 68% 89% 95% 87% 84%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1010 1010 1011 1011 1011 1011 1010 1010 1009 1009 1007 1005 1004 1002 1000 998 996 994 993 992
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R R F F F F F F F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 08:43 Sunset: 16:16 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
– = No Data Issued at: Lairg forecast >
Met Office
Updated:
Tiree Cloudy 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Mist 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Drizzle 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Drizzle 53.479 -2.247
Brighton No data 50.822 -0.136
Dover No data 51.126 1.318
Exeter Cloudy 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Overcast 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Light rain 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Light rain 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Overcast 51.556 -1.778
York Overcast 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Heavy rain 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Overcast 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Light shower night 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Light shower night 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Overcast 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Cloudy 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Overcast 52.512 -3.312
Belfast Cloudy 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Cloudy 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Light rain 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Light rain 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Drizzle 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Overcast 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Overcast 60.154 -1.143
London Light rain 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Overcast 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry No data 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Overcast 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Overcast 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Light rain 58.439 -3.092

Extremes

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Highland & Eilean Siar extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature South Uist Range 5.2 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Kinbrace -3.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Dalwhinnie -10.4 °C
Highest rainfall South Uist Range 3.6 mm
Sunniest Stornoway 5.6 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Exeter Airport 2 12.4 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Kinbrace -3.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Dalwhinnie -10.4 °C
Highest rainfall Culdrose 19.2 mm
Sunniest Kinloss 6.4 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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