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Altnaharra SAWS

Nearest observation site to Durness

Monday (Monday 11 December 2017)
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
Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny day Cloudy Heavy shower day Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Clear night Clear night Clear night
Temperature (°C)
1.6 ° 2.7 ° 2.0 ° 1.2 ° 2.1 ° 1.6 ° 1.0 ° 0.4 ° 0.1 ° 0.5 ° -1.1 ° -2.3 ° -3.0 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WNW 8 NW 8 ESE 2 WNW 2 W 6 W 1 SE 2 NNW 2 SSE 3 WNW 2 W 3 W 5 NW 3
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E E VG E VG E E E E E E VG E
Humidity Expand
92% 87% 89% 88% 89% 90% 93% 95% 96% 97% 93% 92% 91%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
992 993 994 994 995 996 997 998 999 999 999 999 1000
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 08:58 Sunset: 15:26 Moon phase: Third quarter
Tuesday (Tuesday 12 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
Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Partly cloudy night Clear night Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night Clear night Clear night Sunny day Sunny day
Temperature (°C)
-3.4 ° -2.6 ° 1.0 ° -0.7 ° -2.6 ° -2.6 ° -2.3 ° -1.9 ° -4.2 ° -3.4 ° -3.3 ° -3.0 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
NW 3 E 1 WSW 10 SE 3 NNW 5 E 1 N 2 E 2 NNW 2 NW 2 NW 5 NNW 2
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG E VG VG VG VG E VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
89% 91% 91% 85% 88% 90% 89% 90% 88% 88% 89% 89%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1000 1000 1001 1000 1000 1001 1001 1000 1000 1000 1000 999
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R F R R F F F F
Sunrise: 09:00 Sunset: 15:25 Moon phase: Third quarter
– = No Data Issued at: Durness forecast >
Met Office 12:00, Tue
Updated: 10:00 on Tue 12 Dec 2017 GMT
Tiree Drizzle 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Sunny day 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Sunny day 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Sunny intervals 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 Sunny day 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Sunny day 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Sunny day 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Sunny day 51.556 -1.778
York Cloudy 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Sunny day 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Cloudy 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Sunny intervals 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Sunny day 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Sunny day 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Overcast 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Cloudy 52.512 -3.312
Belfast Cloudy 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Sunny day 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Cloudy 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Sunny day 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Mist 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Sunny day 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Cloudy 60.154 -1.143
London Sunny intervals 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Sunny day 54.978 -1.616
Southampton Cloudy 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Cloudy 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Sunny day 58.439 -3.092

Extremes

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Highland & Eilean Siar extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature South Uist Range 6.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Achnagart 1.1 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Dalwhinnie -11.3 °C
Highest rainfall Aultbea 13.8 mm
Sunniest Altnaharra SAWS 2.0 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Scilly St Marys 7.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Bingley SAMOS -0.9 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Chillingham Barns -12.8 °C
Highest rainfall Writtle 18.8 mm
Sunniest Morecambe No2 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

Durness

Location
58.567, -4.75
Altitude
26.0 m above mean sea level

Altnaharra SAWS

Location
58.288, -4.442
Altitude
81.0 m above mean sea level
Distance from Durness
22.3

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