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

Heavy Rain

7°C 45°F 7°C 45°F South South Westerly
31km/h 19mph

Heavy Rain

11°C 52°F 4°C 39°F South South Westerly
35km/h 22mph

Light Rain

6°C 43°F 2°C 36°F West South Westerly
29km/h 18mph


7°C 45°F 2°C 36°F South Easterly
35km/h 22mph

Light Rain Shower

7°C 45°F 5°C 41°F Westerly
16km/h 10mph



Sunrise 07:01 Sunset 18:04

Last updated 09:03

Weather forecast details for Friday 6 March. 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 Rain Heavy Rain Heavy Rain Heavy Rain Heavy Rain Heavy Rain   
Temperature (°C/°F) 6°C 43°F 7°C 45°F 7°C 45°F 8°C 46°F 8°C 46°F 8°C 46°F   
Wind Speed (mph/km/h) 31km/h 19mph South South Westerly 35km/h 22mph South South Westerly 39km/h 24mph South South Westerly 42km/h 26mph South South Westerly 42km/h 26mph South South Westerly 40km/h 25mph South South Westerly   
Wind Direction SSW SSW SSW SSW SSW SSW   
Humidity 90% 91% 91% 90% 93% 94%   
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) G P M P P P   
Pressure (Millibars) 1015 1012 1009 1005 1003 1002   

Highland and Eilean Siar

Forecast Summary

  • Today

    Rain across the west, gradually turning heavier and more persistent, the heaviest rain in Skye Lochaber and Wester Ross. Mainly dry, brighter spells towards Strathspey, Inverness, up to Wick and Strathy. Strengthening southwesterly winds, gales developing, severe in northwest.

  • Tonight

    Heavy rain persisting across much of Highland and the Isles, heaviest in Northwest Highlands. Rain lighter in east with some good dry spells around Caithness and Nairn. Severe gales easing.

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 rain

    1200 on Fri 6 March
    1200 on Sun 8 March
    Updated 5 March at 11:18


    Rain will be persistent and heavy at times through much of Friday and Saturday and lasting into Sunday morning. The public should be aware of the risk of localised flooding and some travel disruption, especially on Saturday and on Sunday morning.

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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89km/h 55mph South Westerly

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Visibility: N/A

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Observation station: Tulloch Bridge

(Lat: 56.867 | Lon: -4.7)

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