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

Light Rain Shower

5°C 41°F 3°C 37°F West South Westerly
24km/h 15mph

Light Cloud

8°C 46°F 3°C 37°F South Westerly
23km/h 14mph

Light Snow

4°C 39°F 0°C 32°F Westerly
32km/h 20mph


4°C 39°F 1°C 34°F West North Westerly
23km/h 14mph

Light Cloud

5°C 41°F 2°C 36°F West North Westerly
24km/h 15mph



Sunrise 08:32 Sunset 16:28

Last updated 05:06

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 0900 hours1200 hours1500 hours1800 hours2100 hours0000 hours
0300 hours 
Weather Conditions Sleet Shower Heavy Rain Shower Light Rain Shower Partly Cloudy Partly Cloudy Light Cloud Light Cloud  
Temperature (°C/°F) 2°C 36°F 4°C 39°F 4°C 39°F 3°C 37°F 3°C 37°F 4°C 39°F 4°C 39°F  
Wind Speed (mph/km/h) 24km/h 15mph Westerly 24km/h 15mph West South Westerly 23km/h 14mph West South Westerly 21km/h 13mph South Westerly 18km/h 11mph West South Westerly 18km/h 11mph West South Westerly 19km/h 12mph South Westerly  
Wind Direction W WSW WSW SW WSW WSW SW  
Humidity 91% 86% 82% 90% 95% 94% 92%  
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) VG VG E E VG VG VG  
Pressure (Millibars) 1015 1016 1017 1019 1020 1020 1019  

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 05:00, Monday 26 January

Light Cloud

5°C 41°F

18km/h 11mph South Westerly

Humidity: 77%

Visibility: Excellent

Pressure: 1011mb, Falling

Observation station: Loch Glascarnoch

(Lat: 57.717 | Lon: -4.883)

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