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Altnaharra SAWS

Nearest observation site to Caol Raineach

Wednesday (Wednesday 18 October 2017)
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 21:00 22:00 23:00
Clear night Clear night Cloudy Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Light rain Light shower night Cloudy Overcast Overcast Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
1.1 ° 0.4 ° 0.0 ° 0.7 ° 1.8 ° 3.1 ° 6.4 ° 10.1 ° 10.4 ° 9.5 ° 9.6 ° 9.1 ° 9.2 ° 9.1 ° 8.3 ° 8.2 ° 9.0 ° 8.0 ° 8.8 ° 8.7 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 3 W 3 W 2 W 3 W 5 W 2 N 3 NE 6 ENE 10 E 16 E 14 E 11 E 11 E 11 E 9 NE 8 ESE 15 NNE 7 E 10 ENE 10
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
P G VG VG VG E VG VG VG E VG E E E M VG VG E E E
Humidity Expand
97% 100% 100% 100% 76% 77% 80% 79% 84% 84% 78% 89% 90% 83% 92% 83% 84%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1017 1017 1017 1017 1017 1017 1016 1016 1015 1015 1014 1014 1013 1013 1012 1012 1011 1010 1009 1008
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 07:59 Sunset: 18:04 Moon phase: Waning crescent
Thursday (Thursday 19 October 2017)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00 04:00
Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast
Temperature (°C)
8.9 ° 8.5 ° 10.5 ° 10.2 ° 10.0 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
E 18 31 ENE 18 E 18 E 18 34 ESE 17 34
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E E E E E
Humidity Expand
83% 84% 65% 72% 75%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1008 1006 1005 1004 1004
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F
Sunrise: 08:02 Sunset: 18:02 Moon phase: New
– = No Data Issued at: Caol Raineach forecast >
Met Office 03:00, Thu
Updated 04:00 on Thu 19 Oct 2017 BST
Tiree Overcast 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Fog 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Drizzle 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Mist 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 Fog 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Mist 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Fog 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Cloudy 51.556 -1.778
York Overcast 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Drizzle 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Overcast 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Overcast 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Overcast 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Overcast 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Overcast 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Overcast 52.512 -3.312
Belfast Cloudy 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Overcast 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Partly cloudy night 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Drizzle 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Overcast 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Overcast 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Light rain 60.154 -1.143
London Overcast 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Mist 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry No data 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Cloudy 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Light shower night 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 Aultbea 12.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 9.5 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Altnaharra SAWS -0.2 °C
Highest rainfall Aviemore 0.4 mm
Sunniest Altnaharra SAWS 2.1 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Herstmonceux West End 18.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Braemar No2 8.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Capel Curig -0.4 °C
Highest rainfall Woburn 19.6 mm
Sunniest Dundrennan 5.6 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

Caol Raineach

Location
58.548, -4.332
Altitude
0.0 m above mean sea level

Altnaharra SAWS

Location
58.288, -4.442
Altitude
81.0 m above mean sea level
Distance from Caol Raineach
18.4

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