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Wick John O Groats Airport

Nearest observation site to Castletown

Thursday (Thursday 16 November 2017)
21:00 22:00 23:00
Cloudy Clear night Clear night
Temperature (°C)
3.4 ° 3.4 ° 3.8 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SSW 10 WSW 15 SW 15
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
88% 84% 83%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1017 1017 1017
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R
Sunrise: 08:05 Sunset: 15:51 Moon phase: Waning crescent
Friday (Friday 17 November 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 21:00
Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Light shower day Light rain Overcast Heavy shower night Cloudy Light shower night Heavy shower night
Temperature (°C)
4.4 ° 4.8 ° 5.4 ° 6.1 ° 5.8 ° 5.7 ° 5.8 ° 5.6 ° 5.7 ° 6.2 ° 6.4 ° 6.8 ° 7.2 ° 7.2 ° 7.0 ° 6.2 ° 5.1 ° 5.0 ° 4.8 ° 4.8 ° 4.2 ° 3.3 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SW 15 SW 16 WSW 19 29 WSW 21 36 WSW 22 33 WSW 17 29 SW 18 WSW 17 SW 14 SW 16 SW 16 W 24 32 WSW 17 WSW 21 34 WSW 25 34 WSW 24 36 W 25 39 W 28 43 WSW 22 32 WSW 19 31 W 25 33 W 23 34
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG E E VG E VG E E VG E VG E VG VG E M G E M VG G M
Humidity Expand
79% 80% 80% 78% 81% 83% 82% 83% 83% 80% 82% 82% 83% 80% 79% 86% 92% 91% 93% 91% 93% 94%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1017 1017 1017 1016 1016 1016 1015 1015 1015 1015 1015 1014 1014 1014 1013 1012 1012 1012 1011 1011 1010 1010
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 08:07 Sunset: 15:49 Moon phase: Waning crescent
– = No Data Issued at: Castletown forecast >
Met Office 21:00, Fri
Updated: 22:00 on Fri 17 Nov 2017 GMT
Tiree Light shower night 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Cloudy 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Light shower 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 Cloudy 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Clear night 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Clear night 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Clear night 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Overcast 51.556 -1.778
York Partly cloudy night 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Clear night 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Overcast 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Cloudy 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Light shower night 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Overcast 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Light shower night 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Cloudy 52.512 -3.312
Belfast Partly cloudy night 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Cloudy 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Cloudy 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff No data 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Overcast 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Clear night 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Partly cloudy night 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 Clear night 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Partly cloudy night 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Heavy shower night 58.439 -3.092

Extremes

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Highland & Eilean Siar extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature South Uist Range 8.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Loch Glascarnoch SAWS 4.9 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Loch Glascarnoch SAWS 1.7 °C
Highest rainfall Kinlochewe 32.0 mm
Sunniest Aviemore 4.2 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Bournemouth Airport 15.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Loch Glascarnoch SAWS 4.9 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Loch Glascarnoch SAWS 1.7 °C
Highest rainfall Kinlochewe 32.0 mm
Sunniest Leuchars 6.7 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

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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