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Altnaharra SAWS

Nearest observation site to Craigtown

Sunday (Sunday 24 September 2017)
19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Light rain Heavy shower night Light rain Overcast Overcast
Temperature (°C)
14.1 ° 13.0 ° 12.7 ° 12.4 ° 12.2 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
ENE 3 NW 5 N 7 N 1 WNW 1
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E E E E E
Humidity Expand
84% 93% 94% 95% 96%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1018 1018 1019 1020 1020
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R
Sunrise: 07:04 Sunset: 19:10 Moon phase: New
Monday (Monday 25 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
Cloudy Light rain Light rain Cloudy Overcast Heavy shower night Light rain Heavy shower night Light rain Overcast Light shower day Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Sunny day Sunny intervals
Temperature (°C)
12.0 ° 11.7 ° 11.6 ° 10.8 ° 10.9 ° 11.1 ° 11.2 ° 11.5 ° 12.6 ° 13.8 ° 13.5 ° 13.6 ° 14.3 ° 14.9 ° 15.2 ° 15.9 ° 17.7 ° 17.4 ° 16.2 ° 13.1 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SE 2 W 3 SSE 1 E 1 W 2 WNW 2 W 3 WNW 3 E 6 ENE 8 E 10 E 14 ESE 13 S 5 NW 3 E 8 SSW 8 SSE 6 SSE 5 SSW 3
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E E E G G G G G G E VG VG E E E E E E VG E
Humidity Expand
97% 98% 98% 100% 90% 89% 85% 82% 78% 74% 68% 66% 68% 73% 83%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1020 1020 1020 1020 1020 1020 1020 1020 1020 1020 1021 1021 1020 1021 1021 1021 1020 1021 1021 1021
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R F R F F F R R R R R F R R F F R R
Sunrise: 07:06 Sunset: 19:08 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
– = No Data Issued at: Craigtown forecast >
Met Office 17:00, Mon
Updated 18:00 on Mon 25 Sep 2017 BST
Tiree Cloudy 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Overcast 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Sunny day 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Partly cloudy night 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 Overcast 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Cloudy 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Overcast 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Overcast 51.556 -1.778
York Overcast 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Mist 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Sunny day 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Sunny day 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 Clear night 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Sunny day 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Cloudy 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Overcast 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Cloudy 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Sunny intervals 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Mist 60.154 -1.143
London Cloudy 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Cloudy 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry No data 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Overcast 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Sunny day 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Mist 58.439 -3.092

Extremes

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Highland & Eilean Siar extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Drumnadrochit 17.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 12.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Lentran 11.2 °C
Highest rainfall Aviemore 11.4 mm
Sunniest Altnaharra SAWS 0.5 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Northolt 22.8 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 12.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature South Newington 5.2 °C
Highest rainfall Dundrennan 15.4 mm
Sunniest Shoeburyness 9.3 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

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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