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Day Weather Maximum Day Temperature Minimum Night Temperature Wind Direction and Speed

Light Cloud

4°C 39°F 2°C 36°F Southerly
Wind Speed 14 km/h 9 mph

Light Cloud

10°C 50°F 2°C 36°F Westerly
Wind Speed 45 km/h 28 mph

Light Cloud

8°C 46°F 1°C 34°F Southerly
Wind Speed 27 km/h 17 mph

Light Cloud

5°C 41°F 0°C 32°F South South Westerly
Wind Speed 24 km/h 15 mph

Light Rain Shower

6°C 43°F 2°C 36°F West North Westerly
Wind Speed 24 km/h 15 mph



Sunrise 07:25 Sunset 17:31

Last updated 05:08

Weather forecast details for Friday 24 February. Each column contains hourly forecast details for weather conditions, temperature, wind speed, wind direction, humidity, visibility and pressure.
Time 0900 hours1200 hours1500 hours1800 hours2100 hours0000 hours
0300 hours 
Weather Conditions Sunny Intervals Sunny Intervals Light Cloud Heavy Rain Heavy Rain Heavy Rain Light Cloud  
Temperature (°C/°F) 2°C 36°F 4°C 39°F 4°C 39°F 3°C 37°F 2°C 36°F 4°C 39°F 6°C 43°F  
Wind Speed (mph/km/h) Wind Speed 11 km/h 7 mph South South Westerly Wind Speed 14 km/h 9 mph Southerly Wind Speed 18 km/h 11 mph Southerly Wind Speed 24 km/h 15 mph South South Easterly Wind Speed 40 km/h 25 mph South South Easterly Wind Speed 39 km/h 24 mph Southerly Wind Speed 34 km/h 21 mph Southerly  
Wind Direction SSW S S SSE SSE S S  
Humidity 84% 72% 77% 85% 99% 92% 92%  
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) EEVGVGPEE 
Pressure (Millibars) 1010 1010 1009 1006 1001 995 991  

Highland and Eilean Siar

Forecast Summary

  • Today

    Any remaining showers will soon clear away, with a mainly dry morning to follow, the best sunshine towards Speyside and Inverness. Cloud, rain and strengthening winds then spreading east during the afternoon and evening with some transient snow inland.

  • Tonight

    Any snow turning to rain to leave a wet and windy night. The rain focussed in the west, particularly Lochaber where milder. Drier with a risk of frost in east.

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 ice

    1800 on Thu 23 February
    0900 on Fri 24 February
    Updated 23 February at 09:52 Active


    Icy stretches will form on many untreated roads, pavements and cycle paths this evening, overnight and into Friday morning. In addition wintry showers could give 1-3 cm of snow in places, mainly on higher ground above 150 m, but perhaps to lower levels in the far north of Scotland.

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

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Light Cloud

0°C 32°F

Wind Speed -- --

Humidity: 97%

Visibility: Excellent

Pressure: 1008mb, Rising

Observation station: Wick

(Lat: 58.45 | Lon: -3.083)

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