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

Heavy Rain

8°C 46°F 1°C 34°F South Westerly
Wind Speed 16 km/h 10 mph


5°C 41°F 1°C 34°F South South Westerly
Wind Speed 19 km/h 12 mph

Light Rain Shower

6°C 43°F 2°C 36°F West North Westerly
Wind Speed 21 km/h 13 mph

Sunny Intervals

6°C 43°F 1°C 34°F Westerly
Wind Speed 14 km/h 9 mph

Sunny Intervals

7°C 45°F 1°C 34°F West South Westerly
Wind Speed 18 km/h 11 mph



Sunrise 07:20 Sunset 17:40

Last updated 11:07

Weather forecast details for Sunday 26 February. 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 Light Cloud Heavy Rain Heavy Rain Light Rain Shower Partly Cloudy Light Snow Shower   
Temperature (°C/°F) 7°C 45°F 7°C 45°F 5°C 41°F 4°C 39°F 2°C 36°F 1°C 34°F   
Wind Speed (mph/km/h) Wind Speed 16 km/h 10 mph South Westerly Wind Speed 23 km/h 14 mph East North Easterly Wind Gusts 66 km/h 41 mph South Westerly Wind Speed 39 km/h 24 mph South Westerly Wind Speed 35 km/h 22 mph South Westerly Wind Speed 34 km/h 21 mph South Westerly   
Wind Direction SW ENE SW SW SW SW   
Humidity 78% 89% 89% 87% 89% 91%   
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) EMVGEEM  
Pressure (Millibars) 986 980 973 979 981 982   

Highland and Eilean Siar

Forecast Summary

  • Today

    A mostly cloudy day with showers or longer spells of rain, these heavier and more persistent around Lochaber and the Northwest, including the Western Isles. Turning showery in the south later. Windy, with gales developing, possibly severe by the evening.

  • Tonight

    More persistent rain in north turning to snow on hills before clearing to occasional wintry showers. Some accumulations on higher ground tonight, with ice. Early gales, possibly severe, easing.

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 wind

    1100 on Sun 26 February
    0600 on Mon 27 February
    Updated 25 February at 18:04 Active


    A small area of very strong winds is likely to move northeastwards over parts of the northwestern half of the UK. The area of strongest winds will arrive over northwest Wales late on Sunday morning and clear the northeast of Scotland on Monday morning.

    For many a short period of gusty winds are likely with speeds perhaps reaching 70 mph in exposed locations whilst inland parts are more likely to see isolated gusts of 50-60 mph.Some disruption to transport is possible. Heavy rain may also prove an additional hazard.

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

8°C 46°F

Wind Speed 23 km/h 14 mph South Westerly

Humidity: 69%

Visibility: Excellent

Pressure: 989mb, Falling

Observation station: Loch Glascarnoch

(Lat: 57.717 | Lon: -4.883)

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