Ben Cruachan weather
– Lat/Long: 56.43° N 5.13° W

Ben Cruachan
Weather Forecast, United Kingdom

Issued: 5pm Tue 27 Oct Local Time
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Ben Cruachan Weather (Days 0-3):

A moderate fall of snow heaviest on Tue afternoon. Turning milder with heavy rain (total 40mm), heaviest during Thu afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 8°C on Thu night, min -1°C on Tue afternoon). Winds decreasing (severe gales from the WSW on Thu afternoon, moderate winds from the WSW by Fri morning).

(Days 3-6):

Heavy rain (total 20mm), heaviest during Sat night. Later becoming colder with a dusting of snow on Sun afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 5°C on Sat night, min -1°C on Mon morning). Winds increasing (light winds from the SSW on Sat morning, gales from the SW by Sun night).

PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
snow showers
light rain
heavy rain
heavy rain
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light rain
partially cloudy
light rain
heavy rain
light rain
light snow
cloudy
snow showers
Wind km/h
35 SSW35
50 SW50
55 SW55
60 WSW60
60 W60
40 SSW40
60 SW60
60 SW60
35 WSW35
20 WSW20
20 W20
15 WSW15
25 SSE25
50 S50
45 SW45
65 SW65
60 WSW60
60 SW60
light snow light snow light snow light snow snow shwrs light rain heavy rain heavy rain some clouds some clouds light rain some clouds light rain heavy rain light rain light snow cloudy snow shwrs
Rain
Rain mm
5 - - - - 5 18 12 - - 1 - 4 13 2 - - -
Snow
Snow cm
4 2 3 4 3 - - - - - - - - - - 1 - 1
High °C
3 0 0 0 0 5 7 8 3 3 3 2 4 5 4 1 1 -1
Low °C
-1 0 0 0 -1 1 6 4 2 2 1 2 3 5 4 1 0 -1
Chill °C
-3 -8 -8 -9 -9 -2 0 2 -3 -1 -1 -2 -2 -1 -2 -8 -8 -10
Freezing level m
1650 1200 1150 1100 1150 1400 2450 2600 1750 1550 1900 1500 1600 2050 1950 1250 1200 1050
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
30000578333245411-155445610117766788664
Sunrise
- - 7:22 - - 7:24 - - 7:26 - - 7:28 - - 7:30 - - 7:33
Sunset
4:46 - - 4:45 - - 4:43 - - 4:39 - - 4:37 - - 4:36 - -

Ben Cruachan Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Ben Cruachan is: A moderate fall of snow heaviest on Tue afternoon. Turning milder with heavy rain (total 40mm), heaviest during Thu afternoonFreeze-thaw conditions (max 8°C on Thu night, min -1°C on Tue afternoon)Winds decreasing (severe gales from the WSW on Thu afternoon, moderate winds from the WSW by Fri morning).

Ben Cruachan Weather (Days 3-6):

Heavy rain (total 20mm), heaviest during Sat night. Later becoming colder with a dusting of snow on Sun afternoonFreeze-thaw conditions (max 5°C on Sat night, min -1°C on Mon morning)Winds increasing (light winds from the SSW on Sat morning, gales from the SW by Sun night).

This table gives the weather forecast for Ben Cruachan at the specific elevation of 1126 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Ben Cruachan. To see the weather forecasts for the other elevations, use the tab navigation above the table. For a wider overview of the weather, consult the Weather Map of United Kingdom.

Live conditions reported by 5 closest weather stations

Weather StationTemp.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
SHIP2571
23 km WSW
3m alt.
2 hours ago
9.1° C
Aonach Mor
44 km NNE
1130m alt.
1 hour ago
-0.2° C
-
37
Fresh winds from the WSW
(37 kph at 240).
Glen Ogle
51 km E
564m alt.
1 hour ago
4.4° C
No report.
17
Light winds from the W
(17 kph at 260).
Tulloch Bridge
55 km NNE
237m alt.
1 hour ago
6.9° C
light rain
Continuous moderate drizzle.
4
Calm
(4 kph at 270).
5.0 km
Kilchoan
67 km W
10m alt.
1 hour ago
2.1° C
-
46
Strong winds from the WSW
(46 kph at 250).

* NOTE: not all weather observatories update at the same frequency which is the reason why some locations may show data from stations that are further away than known closer ones.

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