This website uses cookies. Read about how we use cookies.

Close window

Wick John O Groats Airport

Nearest observation site to Castletown

Tuesday (Tuesday 23 January 2018)
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
Overcast Overcast Overcast Light shower day Light rain Light shower day Overcast Cloudy Sunny day Sunny day Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Overcast Overcast Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night
Temperature (°C)
7.3 ° 7.4 ° 7.2 ° 7.0 ° 6.8 ° 6.6 ° 6.8 ° 7.7 ° 7.4 ° 7.1 ° 6.1 ° 6.3 ° 6.6 ° 5.4 ° 5.1 ° 4.8 ° 4.6 ° 4.1 °
Show detail Show detail
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SSE 19 31 SSE 21 30 SSE 18 30 SSE 18 31 S 16 29 S 14 S 14 S 16 W 23 34 WSW 17 ESE 3 S 7 SSW 11 WSW 10 SW 18 30 SW 21 32 SW 18 SW 18 29
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG G G G G VG E VG E E E E E E E E
Humidity Expand
84% 87% 87% 90% 95% 97% 95% 90% 89% 85% 87% 85% 87% 91% 83% 79% 79% 78%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
997 996 995 995 994 992 991 990 990 991 991 991 991 991 991 993 993 993
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F F F F F R R R F R R R R R
Sunrise: 08:39 Sunset: 16:13 Moon phase: First quarter
Wednesday (Wednesday 24 January 2018)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00 04:00 05:00 06:00
Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Light shower night Light rain Heavy rain
Temperature (°C)
3.6 ° 4.7 ° 5.0 ° 6.0 ° 5.9 ° 5.6 ° 5.8 °
Show detail Show detail
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
S 11 S 13 S 11 SSE 10 SE 16 ESE 23 34 ESE 25 37
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E VG VG VG VG M M
Humidity Expand
79% 84% 87% 85% 86% 92% 97%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
993 992 990 988 984 981 978
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R F F F F F F
Sunrise: 08:37 Sunset: 16:15 Moon phase: First quarter
– = No Data Issued at: Castletown forecast >
Met Office
Updated:
Tiree Light shower night 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Overcast 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Light shower night 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Heavy shower night 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 Cloudy 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Overcast 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Overcast 51.556 -1.778
York Cloudy 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Overcast 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Overcast 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Heavy rain 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Light shower night 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Overcast 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Cloudy 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Overcast 52.512 -3.312
Belfast Overcast 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Overcast 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Drizzle 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Overcast 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Cloudy 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Light rain 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Light rain 60.154 -1.143
London Drizzle 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Heavy rain 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry No data 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Light rain 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Heavy shower night 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Heavy rain 58.439 -3.092

Extremes

  • Regional
  • UK
  • More info

Highland & Eilean Siar extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Achnagart 10.3 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 6.5 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Aviemore 2.5 °C
Highest rainfall Achnagart 37.4 mm
Sunniest Stornoway 1.2 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Exeter Airport 2 14.6 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 6.5 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Santon Downham 0.1 °C
Highest rainfall Achnagart 37.4 mm
Sunniest Morpeth 4.1 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.

Issued at:

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

Follow us on

Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Instagram, Snapchat, or LinkedIn Facebook Follow @metoffice on Twitter YouTube Instagram Snapchat LinkedIn