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Altnaharra SAWS

Nearest observation site to Durness Youth Hostel

Thursday (Thursday 21 September 2017)
20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Clear night Fog Clear night Fog
Temperature (°C)
5.3 ° 3.7 ° 2.8 ° 1.5 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
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 VP P VP
Humidity Expand
92% 97%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1012 1013 1013 1013
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R
Sunrise: 07:00 Sunset: 19:22 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 18:00 19:00 20:00
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 Overcast Cloudy Overcast
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 ° 12.1 ° 12.3 ° 12.1 °
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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 NNE 10 NNE 9 N 5
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 E E E
Humidity Expand
100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 70% 70% 68% 73% 87% 87% 92% 86% 83% 80% 78%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1013 1014 1014 1014 1014 1014 1014 1014 1014 1014 1014 1014 1014 1014 1014 1014 1013 1013 1013 1012 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 F F F
Sunrise: 07:03 Sunset: 19:20 Moon phase: New
– = No Data Issued at: Durness Youth Hostel forecast >
Met Office 19:00, Fri
Tiree Cloudy 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Heavy rain 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 Light shower night 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Overcast 51.556 -1.778
York Overcast 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Cloudy 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 Partly cloudy night 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Cloudy 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Drizzle 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Overcast 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Heavy rain 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Cloudy 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Partly cloudy night 60.154 -1.143
London Partly cloudy night 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Partly cloudy night 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry No data 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Cloudy 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Cloudy 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)

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Location details

Durness Youth Hostel

Location
58.565, -4.722
Altitude
38.0 m above mean sea level

Altnaharra SAWS

Location
58.288, -4.442
Altitude
81.0 m above mean sea level
Distance from Durness Youth Hostel
21.6

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