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Wick John O Groats Airport

Nearest observation site to Halkirk

Thursday (Thursday 14 December 2017)
13:00 14:00 15:00 16:00 17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Heavy shower night
Temperature (°C)
2.9 ° 2.6 ° 2.9 ° 3.2 ° 3.4 ° 2.4 ° 3.3 ° 3.4 ° 1.6 ° 2.8 ° 3.8 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SW 10 S 7 S 6 SE 2 N 0 N 5 NNE 10 NE 7 NW 6 NNW 10 N 16
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E E E E VG E E E E VG M
Humidity Expand
85% 88% 88% 90% 91% 93% 88% 89% 92% 93% 97%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
977 977 978 980 981 983 985 986 987 988 990
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 08:57 Sunset: 15:20 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
Drizzle Overcast Overcast Cloudy Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
5.1 ° 5.9 ° 5.7 ° 5.4 ° 4.8 ° 4.2 ° 2.4 ° 2.3 ° 2.2 ° 1.4 ° 1.7 ° 3.6 ° 3.5 ° 2.7 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
N 24 33 N 28 43 N 19 39 N 26 37 N 22 40 NNW 18 32 NW 13 NW 11 NNW 10 NW 10 NW 10 NNW 14 N 14 31 WNW 7
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
M G G G VG VG M G VG E VG VG E VG
Humidity Expand
93% 85% 87% 79% 81% 84% 91% 89% 88% 92% 92% 90% 90% 93%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
991 993 994 996 997 999 1000 1001 1002 1003 1004 1004 1005 1005
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R R R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 08:58 Sunset: 15:20 Moon phase: Waning crescent
– = No Data Issued at: Halkirk forecast >
Met Office 13:00, Fri
Updated: 13:00 on Fri 15 Dec 2017 GMT
Tiree Sunny intervals 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Sunny day 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Sunny day 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Sunny intervals 53.479 -2.247
Brighton No data 50.822 -0.136
Dover No data 51.126 1.318
Exeter Sunny intervals 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Sunny intervals 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Cloudy 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Sunny intervals 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Sunny day 51.556 -1.778
York Heavy shower day 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Cloudy 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Cloudy 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Cloudy 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Sunny intervals 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Overcast 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Sunny intervals 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Overcast 52.512 -3.312
Belfast Sunny day 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Overcast 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Cloudy 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Sunny intervals 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Sunny day 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Sunny day 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Sunny intervals 60.154 -1.143
London Sunny intervals 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Cloudy 54.978 -1.616
Southampton Sunny intervals 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Heavy shower day 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Cloudy 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

Halkirk

Location
58.514, -3.49
Altitude
40.0 m above mean sea level

Wick John O Groats Airport

Location
58.454, -3.089
Altitude
36.0 m above mean sea level
Distance from Halkirk
15.1

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