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Altnaharra SAWS last 24 hours

Nearest observation site to Durness Youth Hostel

Wednesday (Wednesday 23 May 2018)
21:00 22:00 23:00
Sunny day Clear night Clear night
Temperature (°C)
13.7 ° 9.7 ° 7.4 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
S 6 NNW 3 NNW 5
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
E E E
Humidity
64% 76% 88%
Pressure (hPa)
1026 1027 1027
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady)
R R R
Sunrise: 04:36 Sunset: 21:56 Moon phase: First quarter
Thursday (Thursday 24 May 2018)
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
Clear night Clear night Mist Clear night Light rain Fog Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day
Temperature (°C)
5.7 ° 4.4 ° 4.4 ° 3.6 ° 3.2 ° 3.3 ° 6.1 ° 7.5 ° 11.1 ° 13.1 ° 15.9 ° 18.4 ° 20.6 ° 21.6 ° 22.5 ° 22.7 ° 21.6 ° 20.8 ° 19.9 ° 19.6 ° 18.4 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
N 1 NW 1 SSE 2 SE 2 ESE 2 ESE 3 SE 7 SE 6 E 3 ESE 5 SSE 5 E 2 SSE 3 W 5 NE 3 SE 6 NNW 10 WNW 14 NW 11 NW 8 NNE 7
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G VG M M P VP VG VG VG VG VG E VG E VG VG E E E E E
Humidity
91% 94% 96% 97% 98% 97% 85% 74% 65% 56% 35% 26% 26% 31% 45% 45% 50% 52% 55%
Pressure (hPa)
1027 1028 1027 1027 1027 1026 1026 1026 1025 1025 1025 1024 1024 1023 1023 1023 1023 1023 1023 1023 1023
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady)
R R F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F R R R
Sunrise: 04:34 Sunset: 21:58 Moon phase: First quarter
– = No Data Issued at: Durness Youth Hostel forecast >
Met Office
Updated:
Tiree Sunny day 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Cloudy 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Sunny day 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Sunny 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 Heavy rain 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Light rain 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Overcast 51.556 -1.778
York Sunny day 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Sunny day 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Overcast 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Sunny day 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) Sunny day 52.512 -3.312
Belfast Sunny intervals 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Clear night 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Cloudy 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Heavy rain 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Sunny intervals 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Cloudy 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Mist 60.154 -1.143
London Cloudy 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Mist 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry No data 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Light rain 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Clear night 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 Achnagart 22.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Wick John O Groats Airport 11.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Aviemore 4.2 °C
Highest rainfall Drumnadrochit 0.2 mm
Sunniest Stornoway 12.4 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Porthmadog 24.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Inverbervie 9.8 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Newton Rigg 0.4 °C
Highest rainfall Otterbourne W Wks 1.4 mm
Sunniest Morecambe No2 15.5 hours

About extremes

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Location details

Durness Youth Hostel

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

Altnaharra SAWS

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

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