Ben Cruachan weather

Ben Cruachan
Weather Forecast, United Kingdom

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Ben Cruachan Weather (Days 0-3):

Moderate rain (total 12mm) on Wed afternoon. Becoming colder with heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Wed afternoon, min -6°C on Thu morning). Winds increasing (fresh winds from the WSW on Wed night, stormy winds from the W by Thu night).

(Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Fri morning. Becoming milder with heavy rain (total 22mm) on Sun afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Sun night, min -6°C on Sat afternoon). Winds decreasing (extremely windy from the WSW on Fri afternoon, fresh winds from the WNW by Sun night).

AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
light snow
light snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
light snow
moderate snow
light snow
snow showers
light snow
moderate snow
moderate rain
moderate snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
light snow
Wind km/h
65 WSW65
55 W55
70 WNW70
40 WSW40
65 SSW65
45 WSW45
55 W55
70 W70
75 W75
95 WSW95
115 WSW115
90 WSW90
90 W90
95 W95
80 W80
40 WSW40
60 SW60
55 W55
light snow light snow snow shwrs some clouds light snow mod. snow light snow snow shwrs light snow mod. snow mod. rain mod. snow light snow light snow light snow light snow light snow light snow
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - 12 - - - - - 8 - - - - - 8 6
Snow
Snow cm
2 4 2 - 3 6 4 3 4 6 - 6 5 2 2 4 2 2
High °C
-4 -5 -5 -2 3 0 -5 -5 -1 1 3 -1 -4 -5 -5 -2 3 4
Low °C
-4 -5 -5 -5 0 -3 -6 -5 -5 1 3 -4 -5 -6 -6 -4 1 -4
Chill °C
-15 -15 -16 -11 -5 -8 -15 -16 -11 -9 -7 -12 -16 -18 -17 -9 -6 -5
Freezing level m
600 450 550 450 1150 1000 400 500 550 1200 1700 800 500 500 500 450 1600 1100
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
-4-5-5-230-5-5-113-1-4-5-5-234100154003574000057
Sunrise
7:39 - - 7:37 - - 7:35 - - 7:33 - - 7:31 - - 7:28 - -
Sunset
- 5:29 - - 5:30 - - 5:32 - - 5:35 - - 5:37 - - 5:39 -

Ben Cruachan Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Ben Cruachan is: Moderate rain (total 12mm) on Wed afternoon. Becoming colder with heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Wed nightFreeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Wed afternoon, min -6°C on Thu morning)Winds increasing (fresh winds from the WSW on Wed night, stormy winds from the W by Thu night).

Ben Cruachan Weather (Days 3-6):

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Fri morning. Becoming milder with heavy rain (total 22mm) on Sun afternoonFreeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Sun night, min -6°C on Sat afternoon)Winds decreasing (extremely windy from the WSW on Fri afternoon, fresh winds from the WNW 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
Oban Airport
17 km W
6m alt.
28 minutes ago
5° C
clear
Shower - in the vicinity.
19
Light winds from the SW
(19 kph at 230).
Low: few
Mid: scattered
SHIP1178
23 km WSW
3m alt.
3 hours ago
4.9° C
Aonach Mor
44 km NNE
1130m alt.
48 minutes ago
-3.3° C
-
67
Gales from the SW
(67 kph at 220).
Glen Ogle
51 km E
564m alt.
48 minutes ago
-0.1° C
No report.
35
Fresh winds from the SW
(35 kph at 230).
Tulloch Bridge
55 km NNE
237m alt.
48 minutes ago
2.8° C
moderate rain
Intermittent moderate rain.
24
Moderate winds from the SW
(24 kph at 230).
26 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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