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Altnaharra SAWS

Nearest observation site to Laxford Bridge

Wednesday (Wednesday 13 December 2017)
21:00 22:00 23:00
Cloudy Cloudy Overcast
Temperature (°C)
1.4 ° 1.3 ° 1.5 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SSW 7 SW 7 WNW 3
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E E E
Humidity Expand
90% 87% 86%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
978 978 978
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R F R
Sunrise: 09:00 Sunset: 15:28 Moon phase: Third quarter
Thursday (Thursday 14 December 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 18:00 19:00 20:00
Overcast Sleet shower Light shower night Light rain Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Heavy shower night Light rain Clear night Clear night Sunny intervals Cloudy Light rain Light rain Heavy rain Cloudy Heavy shower night Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
1.2 ° 1.1 ° 1.2 ° 0.5 ° 1.5 ° 0.5 ° 0.8 ° 1.2 ° 1.6 ° 2.0 ° 3.7 ° 3.1 ° 2.8 ° 3.1 ° 2.1 ° 2.5 ° 1.9 ° 1.3 ° 1.5 ° 2.0 ° 1.3 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SSW 5 SW 6 W 8 W 5 SW 9 S 10 WSW 6 S 5 S 10 WSW 8 SSW 9 22 S 9 SSW 8 SSW 8 S 8 S 7 SE 2 N 5 NNE 8 N 8 ESE 2
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E VG G E E E P E E E E E VG G G E M E E E E
Humidity Expand
87% 94% 91% 95% 88% 90% 90% 91% 87% 87% 81% 85% 90% 90% 93% 92% 94% 96% 94% 93% 93%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
978 977 978 977 977 977 977 977 977 977 977 977 977 977 977 977 978 981 983 986 988
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R F R F F F R F F F R R F F F R R R R R R
Sunrise: 09:01 Sunset: 15:27 Moon phase: Waning crescent
– = No Data Issued at: Laxford Bridge forecast >
Met Office 20:00, Thu
Updated: 20:00 on Thu 14 Dec 2017 GMT
Tiree Cloudy 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Overcast 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Overcast 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 Overcast 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Cloudy 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Clear night 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Cloudy 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Clear night 51.556 -1.778
York Cloudy 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Overcast 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Cloudy 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Clear night 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Light snow 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Overcast 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Cloudy 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Clear night 52.512 -3.312
Belfast Heavy shower night 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Cloudy 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Cloudy 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Cloudy 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Cloudy 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Sleet shower 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Light shower night 60.154 -1.143
London Clear night 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Cloudy 54.978 -1.616
Southampton Overcast 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Light shower night 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 South Uist Range 5.6 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 1.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Drumnadrochit -3.1 °C
Highest rainfall Loch Glascarnoch SAWS 34.6 mm
Sunniest Stornoway 0.7 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Scilly St Marys 11.4 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 1.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Drumnadrochit -3.1 °C
Highest rainfall Loch Glascarnoch SAWS 34.6 mm
Sunniest Dundrennan 2.2 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

Laxford Bridge

Location
58.375, -5.015
Altitude
3.0 m above mean sea level

Altnaharra SAWS

Location
58.288, -4.442
Altitude
81.0 m above mean sea level
Distance from Laxford Bridge
21.7

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