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Altnaharra SAWS

Nearest observation site to Craigtown

Thursday (Thursday 14 December 2017)
17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Heavy shower night Heavy rain
Temperature (°C)
1.3 ° 1.5 ° 2.0 ° 1.3 ° 0.8 ° 1.7 ° 1.9 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
N 5 NNE 8 N 8 ESE 2 ENE 1 ENE 1 ENE 3
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E E E E E M G
Humidity Expand
96% 94% 93% 93% 95% 96%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
981 983 986 988 989 990 992
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 08:58 Sunset: 15:22 Moon phase: Waning crescent
Friday (Friday 15 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 12:00 13:00 14:00 15:00 16:00 17:00
Heavy rain Heavy rain Overcast Cloudy Light shower night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Clear night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Heavy shower day Overcast Heavy shower day Heavy shower day Heavy rain Overcast Cloudy Sleet shower
Temperature (°C)
2.8 ° 3.6 ° 3.9 ° 3.5 ° 2.9 ° 1.9 ° 2.0 ° 1.6 ° 0.8 ° 0.3 ° 1.5 ° 1.4 ° 1.4 ° 1.8 ° 1.0 ° 1.7 ° 1.0 ° 0.8 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
N 13 N 10 NNW 19 NNW 15 NW 13 WNW 10 WNW 9 WNW 11 W 8 W 3 W 8 W 2 ESE 3 WNW 6 N 1 WNW 11 W 10 W 13
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
P VG G VG VG VG E E VG E VG E G P E E E E
Humidity Expand
95% 88% 83% 81% 88% 87% 86% 90% 93% 92% 96% 94% 96% 95% 96% 94% 95% 96%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
994 995 997 998 1000 1001 1002 1003 1004 1005 1006 1007 1007 1008 1008 1008 1009 1009
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 08:59 Sunset: 15:22 Moon phase: Waning crescent
– = No Data Issued at: Craigtown forecast >
Met Office 17:00, Fri
Updated: 17:00 on Fri 15 Dec 2017 GMT
Tiree Cloudy 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Cloudy 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Clear night 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Clear night 53.479 -2.247
Brighton No data 50.822 -0.136
Dover No data 51.126 1.318
Exeter Clear night 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Partly cloudy night 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Heavy shower night 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Cloudy 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Overcast 51.556 -1.778
York Sunny intervals 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Clear night 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Cloudy 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Overcast 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Light rain 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Cloudy 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Cloudy 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Overcast 52.512 -3.312
Belfast Partly cloudy night 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Clear night 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Cloudy 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Cloudy 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Sunny day 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Clear night 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Clear night 60.154 -1.143
London Partly cloudy night 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Clear night 54.978 -1.616
Southampton Sunny intervals 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Partly cloudy night 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Light rain 58.439 -3.092

Extremes

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Highland & Eilean Siar extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature South Uist Range 6.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 0.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Loch Glascarnoch SAWS -8.5 °C
Highest rainfall Achnagart 12.0 mm
Sunniest Aviemore 0.1 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Scilly St Marys 9.3 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fyvie Castle -1.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Loch Glascarnoch SAWS -8.5 °C
Highest rainfall Lough Fea SAMOS 20.4 mm

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

Craigtown

Location
58.483, -3.902
Altitude
30.0 m above mean sea level

Altnaharra SAWS

Location
58.288, -4.442
Altitude
81.0 m above mean sea level
Distance from Craigtown
23.7

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