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Wick John O Groats Airport

Nearest observation site to Castletown

Friday (Friday 20 October 2017)
20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
11.9 ° 11.9 ° 11.9 ° 12.3 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
ESE 9 ESE 9 SE 14 SE 14
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G VG VG G
Humidity Expand
94% 96% 95%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1000 1000 999 999
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F
Sunrise: 08:00 Sunset: 17:55 Moon phase: New
Saturday (Saturday 21 October 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 20:00
Overcast Overcast Overcast Mist Mist Light shower night Overcast Heavy shower night Light rain Light rain Overcast Overcast Drizzle Light rain Overcast Overcast Mist Mist Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
12.2 ° 12.3 ° 12.0 ° 12.2 ° 12.1 ° 12.0 ° 12.3 ° 11.3 ° 11.3 ° 11.6 ° 11.8 ° 12.0 ° 12.0 ° 12.1 ° 12.2 ° 12.9 ° 12.5 ° 12.2 ° 11.9 ° 12.1 ° 11.9 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SE 14 SE 18 30 SE 23 32 SE 18 30 ESE 23 32 SE 22 33 SE 23 34 SE 19 33 ESE 19 31 ESE 22 34 SE 17 30 ESE 18 ESE 15 ESE 13 SE 14 ESE 17 ESE 15 29 ESE 11 ESE 15 ESE 17  
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG G G G M P G M M M G G M M G G M M M M M
Humidity Expand
94% 95% 96% 97% 97% 100% 93% 96% 97% 97% 97% 97% 98% 95% 96% 95% 94% 92% 92%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
998 997 997 996 995 994 994 994 993 993 992 992 992 992 992 991 991 991 992 992 993
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F R R R
Sunrise: 08:03 Sunset: 17:52 Moon phase: New
– = No Data Issued at: Castletown forecast >
Met Office 19:00, Sat
Updated 19:00 on Sat 21 Oct 2017 BST
Tiree Heavy rain 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Light rain 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Drizzle 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Overcast 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 Overcast 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Overcast 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Cloudy 51.556 -1.778
York Overcast 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Overcast 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Overcast 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Cloudy 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Cloudy 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Cloudy 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Light shower night 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Overcast 52.512 -3.312
Belfast Overcast 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Overcast 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Overcast 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Light rain 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Cloudy 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Overcast 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Mist 60.154 -1.143
London Cloudy 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Drizzle 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry No data 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Overcast 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Overcast 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 Drumnadrochit 16.2 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Loch Glascarnoch SAWS 11.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Loch Glascarnoch SAWS 8.0 °C
Highest rainfall Wick John O Groats Airport 11.6 mm
Sunniest Aviemore 2.2 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Strathallan 17.4 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Pennerley 10.1 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Castlederg 4.7 °C
Highest rainfall Lough Fea SAMOS 23.4 mm
Sunniest Charterhall 5.3 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)

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Location details

Castletown

Location
58.591, -3.382
Altitude
19.0 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 Castletown
14.2

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