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Wick John O Groats Airport

Nearest observation site to Dunnet Bay - Murkle Bay/Dunnet (Beach)

Wednesday (Wednesday 22 November 2017)
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 Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Light shower night Sleet shower Light rain Light shower night Overcast
Temperature (°C)
4.0 ° 3.9 ° 4.2 ° 3.6 ° 3.5 ° 3.9 ° 3.5 ° 3.2 ° 2.7 ° 2.6 ° 2.7 ° 2.8 ° 3.2 ° 5.9 ° 5.5 ° 5.7 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 13 W 13 SW 8 SW 6 WSW 7 W 8 W 8 W 7 W 8 W 8 W 8 W 11 W 10 NE 21 NNE 23 30 NE 25 36
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E E E E E E E E E E G VG M VG P VG
Humidity Expand
97% 91% 93% 94% 90% 93% 95% 96% 95% 95% 96% 93% 97% 96%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
984 984 985 985 985 984 983 983 982 982 981 981 979 978 978 977
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F R R R R F F F F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 08:18 Sunset: 15:40 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
Thursday (Thursday 23 November 2017)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00 04:00 05:00 06:00 07:00 08:00
Overcast Light shower night Heavy rain Light rain Light rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Light rain
Temperature (°C)
5.5 ° 4.3 ° 3.6 ° 3.3 ° 3.3 ° 3.1 ° 2.5 ° 2.3 ° 2.2 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
ENE 17 33 NE 22 32 NNE 17 29 NE 24 33 NE 19 31 NNE 21 29 N 25 32 N 15 31 NNW 13
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG G M G G M M G G
Humidity Expand
92% 93% 94% 95% 95% 95% 96% 91% 96%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
978 978 978 977 977 977 978 979 979
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F R F F F R R R
Sunrise: 08:20 Sunset: 15:38 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
– = No Data Issued at: Dunnet Bay - Murkle Bay/Dunnet (Beach) forecast >
Met Office 08:00, Thu
Tiree Heavy rain 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Clear night 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Overcast 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 Clear night 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Clear night 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Overcast 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Partly cloudy night 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Clear night 51.556 -1.778
York Partly cloudy night 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Partly cloudy night 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Cloudy 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Overcast 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Partly cloudy night 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Partly cloudy night 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Sunny intervals 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Cloudy 52.512 -3.312
Belfast Cloudy 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Partly cloudy night 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Partly cloudy night 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Overcast 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Cloudy 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Sunny intervals 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Cloudy 60.154 -1.143
London Cloudy 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Sunny intervals 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry No data 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Sunny day 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Overcast 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Light rain 58.439 -3.092

Extremes

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Highland & Eilean Siar extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Harris Quidnish 6.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Loch Glascarnoch SAWS 2.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Loch Glascarnoch SAWS 1.1 °C
Highest rainfall Resallach 5.0 mm
Sunniest Stornoway 4.2 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Hawarden 16.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Loch Glascarnoch SAWS 2.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Loch Glascarnoch SAWS 1.1 °C
Highest rainfall Capel Curig 83.6 mm
Sunniest Shoeburyness 6.2 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

Dunnet Bay - Murkle Bay/Dunnet (Beach)

Location
58.603, -3.355
Altitude
0.0 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 Dunnet Bay - Murkle Bay/Dunnet (Beach)
14.1

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