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Sunday

Heavy Rain

6°C 43°F 5°C 41°F East South Easterly
Wind Speed 45 km/h 28 mph
Monday

Light Rain Shower

13°C 55°F 7°C 45°F West South Westerly
Wind Speed 26 km/h 16 mph
Tuesday

Heavy Rain

9°C 48°F 6°C 43°F Easterly
Wind Speed 26 km/h 16 mph
Wednesday

Heavy Rain

8°C 46°F 6°C 43°F South Westerly
Wind Speed 35 km/h 22 mph
Thursday

Heavy Rain

8°C 46°F 4°C 39°F West North Westerly
Wind Speed 45 km/h 28 mph

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Sunrise 05:15 Sunset 21:09

Last updated 11:06

Weather forecast details for Sunday 3 May. Each column contains hourly forecast details for weather conditions, temperature, wind speed, wind direction, humidity, visibility and pressure.
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Weather Conditions Heavy Rain Heavy Rain Heavy Rain Heavy Rain Heavy Rain Heavy Rain Heavy Rain Heavy Rain Heavy Rain Heavy Rain Heavy Rain Heavy Rain Heavy Rain Light Rain Light Rain Light Cloud Light Cloud Light Rain Shower       
Temperature (°C/°F) 6°C 43°F 6°C 43°F 6°C 43°F 5°C 41°F 5°C 41°F 5°C 41°F 5°C 41°F 5°C 41°F 6°C 43°F 6°C 43°F 6°C 43°F 7°C 45°F 7°C 45°F 7°C 45°F 7°C 45°F 6°C 43°F 6°C 43°F 6°C 43°F       
Wind Speed (mph/km/h) Wind Speed 45 km/h 28 mph East South Easterly Wind Speed 45 km/h 28 mph East South Easterly Wind Speed 45 km/h 28 mph East South Easterly Wind Speed 45 km/h 28 mph East South Easterly Wind Speed 42 km/h 26 mph East South Easterly Wind Speed 43 km/h 27 mph East South Easterly Wind Speed 43 km/h 27 mph East South Easterly Wind Speed 43 km/h 27 mph Easterly Wind Speed 43 km/h 27 mph Easterly Wind Speed 45 km/h 28 mph Easterly Wind Gusts 64 km/h 40 mph Easterly Wind Speed 42 km/h 26 mph Easterly Wind Speed 35 km/h 22 mph Easterly Wind Speed 26 km/h 16 mph East South Easterly Wind Speed 19 km/h 12 mph East South Easterly Wind Speed 21 km/h 13 mph South South Easterly Wind Speed 19 km/h 12 mph South South Easterly Wind Speed 19 km/h 12 mph South South Easterly       
Wind Direction ESE ESE ESE ESE ESE ESE ESE E E E E E E ESE ESE SSE SSE SSE       
Humidity 74% 77% 80% 84% 86% 90% 91% 93% 94% 95% 95% 95% 97% 97% 97% 97% 97% 96%       
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) G G G G M M M M M M M M G VG VG G G G       
Pressure (Millibars) 1002 1001 1000 999 998 997 996 995 994 993 992 990 989 988 987 987 987 987       

Highland and Eilean Siar

Forecast Summary

  • Today

    Mainly cloudy with patchy rain, falling as snow on high ground, becoming heavy at times in the south and east. Drier with some brightness in the far north. It will feel cold in the strong easterly winds.

  • Tonight

    Rain and hill snow will move away north then becoming drier in the evening before further showers push up from the south. Becoming mild with strong easterly winds easing.

Environmental Summary

UV: 2

UK Range: 1-7

Pollution: Moderate

UK Range: Low to Very High

Pollen: Low

UK Range: Low to Very High

Met Office Warnings Issued For: Highland

  1. Yellow warning of snow

    From:
    2200 on Sat 2 May
    To:
    1500 on Sun 3 May
    Updated 2 May at 21:46 Active

    Warning

    Heavy rain will spread northeast across Scotland during Saturday night and Sunday, falling as snow down to 300-400 m in places. Accumulations of 2-5 cm are possible, mainly above 400 m. Strong easterly winds could result in some drifting.

    The public should be aware of the risk of difficult driving conditions on higher roads. In addition, conditions are likely to be hazardous for those out on the hills and mountains, whilst heavy rain at lower elevations may lead to surface water on roads.The warning has been updated to reduce the extent of the area and also to reduce the amounts of snow.

A list of all UK Warnings can be found on our More UK Weather page.

Weather Warnings Key

  • Red: Take action
  • Amber: Be prepared
  • Yellow: Be aware

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Observations

Observed at 11:00, Sunday 3 May

Thick Cloud

6°C 43°F

Wind Speed 40 km/h 25 mph East South Easterly

Humidity: 70%

Visibility: Very Good

Pressure: 1003mb, Falling

Observation station: Wick

(Lat: 58.45 | Lon: -3.083)

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