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Altnaharra SAWS last 24 hours

Nearest observation site to Ben Hope

Tuesday (Tuesday 15 January 2019)
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
Overcast Light shower day Heavy rain Light rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light shower night Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain
Temperature (°C)
7.1 ° 7.3 ° 6.3 ° 6.3 ° 5.9 ° 6.2 ° 6.2 ° 9.4 ° 9.1 ° 8.5 ° 8.5 ° 8.2 ° 8.7 ° 9.5 ° 9.5 ° 8.2 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SW 6 SW 8 WSW 10 WSW 13 SW 3 W 2 ESE 2 SW 17 32 SW 15 31 SSW 9 SSW 10 30 S 10 S 13 SSW 15 26 SSW 18 36 SW 19 34
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G G G M M M G G VG M M M G VG
Humidity
81% 82% 90% 88% 93% 95% 96% 90% 80% 84% 82% 86% 91% 87% 81% 82%
Pressure (hPa)
1005 1005 1005 1004 1003 1002 1001 1000 999 998 997 995 994 993 992 992
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady)
F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 08:55 Sunset: 16:01 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous
Wednesday (Wednesday 16 January 2019)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00 04:00 05:00 06:00 07:00 08:00
Cloudy Cloudy Light shower night Overcast Cloudy Heavy shower night Cloudy Overcast Light shower night
Temperature (°C)
6.9 ° 6.7 ° 6.2 ° 5.5 ° 5.2 ° 4.7 ° 4.0 ° 3.6 ° 3.4 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
WSW 23 37 WSW 21 41 WSW 16 30 W 16 30 W 9 W 11 SSE 3 NNW 1 S 8
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
E E VG E E G E VG E
Humidity
80% 81% 86% 90% 89% 91% 91% 94% 92%
Pressure (hPa)
992 992 992 993 992 992 992 991 992
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady)
F R R R R F F F F
Sunrise: 08:54 Sunset: 16:03 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous
– = No Data Issued at: Ben Hope forecast >
Met Office
Updated:
Tiree Cloudy 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Overcast 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Overcast 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Overcast 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 Cloudy 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Drizzle 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Overcast 51.556 -1.778
York Cloudy 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Light shower night 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Overcast 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Light rain 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Light rain 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Overcast 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Clear night 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Overcast 52.512 -3.312
Fort William No data 56.82 -5.104
Belfast Overcast 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Overcast 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Cloudy 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Light rain 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Light rain 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Cloudy 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Overcast 60.154 -1.143
London Drizzle 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Light shower night 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry No data 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Drizzle 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Sleet shower 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 Kinlochewe 11.3 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Wick John O Groats Airport 8.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kinbrace 4.3 °C
Highest rainfall Achnagart 26.0 mm
Sunniest Aviemore 0.1 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Leeming 12.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Okehampton 6.5 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Benson -3.3 °C
Highest rainfall Achnagart 26.0 mm
Sunniest Wittering 4.4 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

Ben Hope

Location
58.414, -4.605
Altitude
927 m above mean sea level

Altnaharra SAWS

Location
58.288, -4.442
Altitude
81 m above mean sea level
Distance from Ben Hope
10.5

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