Ben Cruachan weather

Ben Cruachan
Weather Forecast, United Kingdom

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Ben Cruachan Weather (Days 0-3):

Mild with heavy rain (total 58mm), heaviest during Sat afternoon. Becoming colder with a moderate fall of snow heaviest on Sat night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 6°C on Sat afternoon, min -5°C on Sun night). Winds decreasing (extremely windy from the NNW on Sun night, fresh winds from the WSW by Mon afternoon).

(Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Tue afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Thu morning, min -4°C on Tue night). Winds increasing (fresh winds from the SSW on Thu morning, stormy winds from the W by Thu night).

PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM
heavy rain
moderate snow
light snow
light snow
snow showers
clear
partially cloudy
light snow
heavy rain
moderate snow
moderate snow
light snow
light snow
snow showers
light snow
light snow
snow showers
light snow
Wind km/h
70 WSW70
95 WSW95
90 WSW90
90 WSW90
110 NNW110
60 NNW60
40 WNW40
60 SSW60
90 SSW90
65 W65
75 W75
75 WSW75
80 W80
75 W75
35 SSW35
50 WSW50
80 WNW80
100 W100
heavy rain mod. snow light snow light snow snow shwrs clear some clouds light snow heavy rain mod. snow mod. snow light snow light snow snow shwrs light snow light snow snow shwrs light snow
Rain
Rain mm
23 12 - - - - - 4 19 - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- 8 2 4 3 - - 2 - 7 6 4 2 1 2 5 4 2
High °C
6 5 -2 -2 -1 -4 -3 3 6 0 -3 -4 -4 -3 1 1 -1 -3
Low °C
5 -2 -3 -2 -5 -5 -3 -1 5 -3 -4 -4 -4 -4 -1 0 -4 -4
Chill °C
-1 -3 -13 -13 -12 -13 -11 -5 -2 -9 -14 -15 -15 -11 -6 -7 -11 -15
Freezing level m
2350 1300 800 800 950 450 650 1050 2200 1150 650 600 600 550 900 1250 700 700
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
65-2-2-1-4-3360-3-4-4-311-1-39822311610421113431
Sunrise
- - 8:40 - - 8:41 - - 8:41 - - 8:44 - - 8:45 - - 8:45
Sunset
3:44 - - 3:44 - - 3:42 - - 3:42 - - 3:42 - - 3:41 - -

Ben Cruachan Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Ben Cruachan is: Mild with heavy rain (total 58mm), heaviest during Sat afternoon. Becoming colder with a moderate fall of snow heaviest on Sat nightFreeze-thaw conditions (max 6°C on Sat afternoon, min -5°C on Sun night)Winds decreasing (extremely windy from the NNW on Sun night, fresh winds from the WSW by Mon afternoon).

Ben Cruachan Weather (Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Tue afternoonFreeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Thu morning, min -4°C on Tue night)Winds increasing (fresh winds from the SSW on Thu morning, stormy winds from the W by Thu 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
Aonach Mor
44 km NNE
1130m alt.
2 hours ago
4.7° C
No report.
81
Severe gales from the SSW
(81 kph at 210).
Glen Ogle
51 km E
564m alt.
1 hour ago
7.7° C
No report.
44
Strong winds from the SSW
(44 kph at 200).
Tulloch Bridge
55 km NNE
237m alt.
1 hour ago
10.5° C
moderate rain
Intermittent moderate rain.
33
Fresh winds from the SSW
(33 kph at 210).
27 km
Kilchoan
67 km W
10m alt.
1 hour ago
4.7° C
-
70
Gales from the WSW
(70 kph at 250).
GlasgowBishopton
70 km SSE
59m alt.
1 hour ago
10.1° C
light rain
Intermittent moderate rain.
31
Fresh winds from the SW
(31 kph at 230).
1.6 km

* 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. We also include passing Ship data if it is recorded close to Ben Cruachan and within an acceptable time window.

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