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Altnaharra SAWS

Nearest observation site to Laxford Bridge

Thursday (Thursday 21 September 2017)
17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Light rain Overcast Sunny intervals Clear night Fog Clear night Fog
Temperature (°C)
10.2 ° 11.1 ° 10.1 ° 5.3 ° 3.7 ° 2.8 ° 1.5 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WSW 3 SW 1 SSE 1 E 1 W 1 NW 1 WNW 1
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E E E E VP P VP
Humidity Expand
94% 87% 89% 92% 97%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1011 1011 1011 1012 1013 1013 1013
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 07:02 Sunset: 19:24 Moon phase: New
Friday (Friday 22 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
Fog Fog Fog Fog Fog Fog Partly cloudy night Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Cloudy Sunny intervals Light shower day Heavy rain Heavy rain Light rain Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
0.9 ° 0.5 ° 0.9 ° 0.1 ° -0.1 ° -0.6 ° -0.9 ° -1.1 ° 0.1 ° 7.8 ° 12.6 ° 12.4 ° 12.1 ° 12.0 ° 10.3 ° 10.8 ° 10.9 ° 11.7 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 1 NW 1 N 1 W 3 NW 1 W 3 N 0 N 0 W 5 W 3 ESE 7 SE 10 SE 13 SE 11 ENE 15 ENE 10 NNE 13 E 11
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VP VP VP VP VP VP M E E E E VG E E VG VG E E
Humidity Expand
100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 70% 70% 68% 73% 87% 87% 92% 86%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1013 1014 1014 1014 1014 1014 1014 1014 1014 1014 1014 1014 1014 1014 1014 1014 1013 1013
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R F F S R R R S R R F F F F
Sunrise: 07:04 Sunset: 19:21 Moon phase: New
– = No Data Issued at: Laxford Bridge forecast >
Met Office 16:00, Fri
Updated 16:00 on Fri 22 Sep 2017 BST
Tiree Mist 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Light shower day 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Overcast 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Light shower day 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 Sunny day 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Overcast 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Cloudy 51.556 -1.778
York Overcast 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Overcast 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Cloudy 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Overcast 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Overcast 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Cloudy 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) No data 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Overcast 52.512 -3.312
Fort William No data 56.82 -5.104
Belfast Cloudy 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Overcast 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Light rain 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Overcast 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Light rain 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Overcast 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Cloudy 60.154 -1.143
London Sunny intervals 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Cloudy 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry No data 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Cloudy 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Overcast 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 Harris Quidnish 15.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Aviemore 11.1 °C
Lowest minimum temperature South Uist Range 6.6 °C
Highest rainfall Aviemore 17.0 mm
Sunniest Stornoway 6.3 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Shoeburyness 20.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Kinloss 11.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Castlederg 4.7 °C
Highest rainfall Whitechurch 24.2 mm
Sunniest Belfast International Airport 9.6 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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