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

Sunny Intervals

7°C 45°F 6°C 43°F Westerly
34km/h 21mph

Heavy Rain

8°C 46°F 3°C 37°F South Westerly
31km/h 19mph

Sleet Shower

5°C 41°F 0°C 32°F West North Westerly
39km/h 24mph

Sleet Shower

5°C 41°F 1°C 34°F West North Westerly
26km/h 16mph

Light Rain Shower

5°C 41°F 2°C 36°F Northerly
27km/h 17mph



Sunrise 08:35 Sunset 16:38

Last updated 10:14

Weather forecast details for Monday 26 January. Each column contains hourly forecast details for weather conditions, temperature, wind speed, wind direction, humidity, visibility and pressure.
Time 1200 hours1500 hours1800 hours2100 hours0000 hours
0300 hours  
Weather Conditions Sunny Intervals Light Rain Shower Light Cloud Light Cloud Light Rain Heavy Rain   
Temperature (°C/°F) 6°C 43°F 7°C 45°F 6°C 43°F 6°C 43°F 7°C 45°F 7°C 45°F   
Wind Speed (mph/km/h) 34km/h 21mph Westerly 39km/h 24mph West North Westerly 26km/h 16mph West North Westerly 23km/h 14mph Westerly 24km/h 15mph Westerly 26km/h 16mph West South Westerly   
Wind Direction W WNW WNW W W WSW   
Humidity 76% 74% 81% 87% 89% 95%   
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) E E VG VG G M   
Pressure (Millibars) 1020 1021 1023 1023 1023 1022   

Highland and Eilean Siar

Forecast Summary

  • Today

    Bright and cold with occasional showers, wintry on high ground with some accumulations, although these tending to become less widespread in the afternoon with more in the way of dry weather. Fresh to strong northwesterly winds, early gales northwestern coasts.

  • Tonight

    Clear intervals and a few showers this evening then becoming cloudy with some more persistent rain reaching the Isles and West Highlands tonight. Sheltered east mainly dry. Windy, milder later.

Environmental Summary

UV: 1

UK Range: 1-7

Pollution: Low

UK Range: Low to Very High

Met Office Warnings Issued For: Highland

  1. Yellow early warning of snow

    1500 on Wed 28 January
    2355 on Thu 29 January
    Updated 25 January at 10:08


    A cold and increasingly showery northwesterly flow is expected to develop during Wednesday and last through Thursday. Accumulating snow is likely away from windward coastal districts, especially overnight, with 2-5 cm locally at low levels. Higher ground, above about 150 m, could see in excess of 10 cm. Strong and gusty winds will likely accompany snow showers, and lead to significantly reduced visibility at times.

    The public should be aware of the potential for disruption to travel.

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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Observed at 09:00, Monday 26 January

Light Rain Shower

4°C 39°F

27km/h 17mph West North Westerly

Humidity: 84%

Visibility: Excellent

Pressure: 1017mb, Rising

Observation station: Skye: Lusa

(Lat: 57.25 | Lon: -5.8)

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