Settings
Language
Daily forecast
Day Weather Maximum Day Temperature Minimum Night Temperature Wind Direction and Speed
Friday

Clear Sky

5°C 41°F 1°C 34°F East South Easterly
Wind Speed 23 km/h 14 mph
Saturday

Sunny Intervals

4°C 39°F 1°C 34°F East North Easterly
Wind Speed 23 km/h 14 mph
Sunday

Sunny Intervals

5°C 41°F 1°C 34°F North Easterly
Wind Speed 31 km/h 19 mph
Monday

Thick Cloud

3°C 37°F -2°C 28°F Northerly
Wind Speed 26 km/h 16 mph
Tuesday

Sleet

4°C 39°F 2°C 36°F Southerly
Wind Speed 37 km/h 23 mph

IN ASSOCIATION WITH

Forecast

Sunrise 07:56 Sunset 17:02

Last updated 19:26

Weather forecast details for Friday 12 February. Each column contains hourly forecast details for weather conditions, temperature, wind speed, wind direction, humidity, visibility and pressure.
Time 2100 hours0000 hours
Sat
0300 hours     
Weather Conditions Clear Sky Clear Sky Light Cloud      
Temperature (°C/°F) 3°C 37°F 2°C 36°F 3°C 37°F      
Wind Speed (mph/km/h) Wind Speed 27 km/h 17 mph East South Easterly Wind Speed 23 km/h 14 mph East South Easterly Wind Speed 21 km/h 13 mph Easterly      
Wind Direction ESE ESE E      
Humidity 66% 70% 70%      
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) VGVGE     
Pressure (Millibars) 1003 1002 1001      

Highland and Eilean Siar

Forecast Summary

  • This Evening and Tonight

    Outbreaks of sleet and snow across southern parts will edge southwards and die out this evening. Then mostly dry with clear spells developing and a fairly widespread frost, despite the locally fresh easterly winds.

Environmental Summary

UV: 1

UK Range: 1-8

Pollution: Low

UK Range: Low to Very High

Met Office Warnings Issued For: Highland

  1. Yellow warning of snow

    From:
    1640 on Fri 12 February
    To:
    2359 on Fri 12 February
    Updated 12 February at 16:35 Active

    Warning

    A band of rain, sleet or snow showers will affect parts of northern Scotland during Friday afternoon before moving slowly southwards. Snow will be initially confined to high ground but will start falling to lower levels away from coasts. Icy roads may also be a hazard where precipitation falls on frozen surfaces.

    Please be aware of the potential for difficult driving conditions and some disruption to transport.This warning has been updated to extend area into western Tayside, to include much of Perthshire and parts of Kinross for snowfall this evening (with further snowfall expected here overnight; see separate warning for Saturday).

  2. Yellow warning of ice

    From:
    1640 on Fri 12 February
    To:
    2359 on Fri 12 February
    Updated 12 February at 16:35 Active

    Warning

    A band of rain, sleet or snow showers will affect parts of northern Scotland during Friday afternoon before moving slowly southwards. Snow will be initially confined to high ground but will start falling to lower levels away from coasts. Icy roads may also be a hazard where precipitation falls on frozen surfaces.

    Please be aware of the potential for difficult driving conditions and some disruption to transport.This warning has been updated to extend area into western Tayside, to include much of Perthshire and parts of Kinross for snowfall this evening (with further snowfall expected here overnight; see separate warning for Saturday).

  3. Yellow warning of snow

    From:
    0005 on Sat 13 February
    To:
    2355 on Sat 13 February
    Updated 12 February at 11:24

    Warning

    Rain, sleet and snow over northern Scotland will move slowly and erratically southwards across much of central Scotland early on Saturday and to parts of southern Scotland as the day goes on. Some locally heavy outbreaks of snow are likely over high ground and also to lower levels, mainly inland. In addition, icy surfaces are likely, particularly on Friday night and into Saturday morning.

    Drier conditions should slowly follow into the Central Belt of Scotland on Saturday afternoon.The public should be aware of difficult travelling conditions and the risk of some transport disruption due to both snow and icy surfaces.

    There remains some uncertainty in the details and this warning will be updated as required.

  4. Yellow warning of ice

    From:
    0005 on Sat 13 February
    To:
    2355 on Sat 13 February
    Updated 12 February at 11:24

    Warning

    Rain, sleet and snow over northern Scotland will move slowly and erratically southwards across much of central Scotland early on Saturday and to parts of southern Scotland as the day goes on. Some locally heavy outbreaks of snow are likely over high ground and also to lower levels, mainly inland. In addition, icy surfaces are likely, particularly on Friday night and into Saturday morning.

    Drier conditions should slowly follow into the Central Belt of Scotland on Saturday afternoon.The public should be aware of difficult travelling conditions and the risk of some transport disruption due to both snow and icy surfaces.

    There remains some uncertainty in the details and this warning will be updated as required.

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

Issued by the Met Office

Share this page

RSS Feeds
Print

Forecast Video

Reporting Scotland

Reporting Scotland Forecast Last updated 18:21, Friday 12 Feb Forecast updated 7 days a week

UK

UK Forecast Last updated 18:07, Friday 12 Feb

Observations

Observed at 20:00, Friday 12 February

Partly Cloudy

3°C 37°F

Wind Speed 35 km/h 22 mph Easterly

Humidity: 57%

Visibility: Very Good

Pressure: 1003mb, Steady

Observation station: Wick

(Lat: 58.45 | Lon: -3.083)

BBC Weather in association with the Met Office

All times are GMT (Europe/London, GMT+0000) unless otherwise stated

Information given for most appropriate forecast location. See FAQs for details