Ben Macdui
Weather Forecast, United Kingdom

 

Days 0-3 Ben Macdui Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Mon night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Sat night, min -8°C on Tue morning). Winds increasing (calm on Sat night, severe gales from the SSW by Mon afternoon).

Days 3-6 Ben Macdui Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Wed morning. Becoming milder with light rain (total 3mm) on Thu night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Thu night, min -8°C on Tue night). Winds decreasing (severe gales from the NW on Tue night, light winds from the SSE by Thu morning).

night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM
clear
snow showers
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light snow
rain showers
partially cloudy
rain showers
Wind km/h
10 W10
40 WNW40
50 NW50
25 WNW25
50 SW50
80 SSW80
40 WNW40
60 NW60
70 NW70
75 NW75
80 NW80
70 NW70
55 N55
10 SSE10
30 SW30
50 WNW50
60 W60
70 W70
clear snow shwrs some clouds clear some clouds light snow light snow some clouds cloudy some clouds light snow light snow some clouds some clouds light snow rain shwrs some clouds rain shwrs
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 2 - 1
Snow
Snow cm
- 1 - - - 1 4 - - - 3 2 - - 2 - - -
High °C
-2 -2 -6 -5 -5 -5 -6 -7 -8 -7 -5 -5 -3 -2 2 4 3 2
Low °C
-2 -5 -6 -6 -6 -6 -7 -8 -8 -8 -6 -5 -4 -2 -1 2 1 2
Chill °C
-2 -10 -16 -13 -15 -17 -16 -19 -20 -20 -16 -16 -9 -6 -5 -3 -5 -7
Freezing level m
650 700 500 250 450 500 200 100 250 100 400 600 600 700 1150 2100 1450 1750
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
-2-2-6-5-5-5-6-7-8-7-5-5-3-22432110-1000-2-2-101123665
Sunrise
- 8:34 - - 8:33 - - 8:32 - - 8:30 - - 8:29 - - 8:26 -
Sunset
- - 4:15 - - 4:17 - - 4:20 - - 4:22 - - 4:23 - - 4:25

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Ben Macdui at the specific elevation of 1309 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Ben Macdui. 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
Cairngorm Mtns(aut)
5 km NNE
1245m alt.
2 hours ago
-3.0° C
No report.
2
Calm
(2 kph at 290).
Aviemore
17 km WNW
220m alt.
1 hour ago
-0.9° C
-
4
Calm
(4 kph at 250).
50 km
Aboyne
51 km E
140m alt.
1 hour ago
-3.6° C
No report.
7
Light winds from the WNW
(7 kph at 290).
30 km
Invernes / alcross Airport
54 km NW
9m alt.
1 hour ago
n/a° C
clear
-
2
Calm
(2 kph at 180).
SHIP2690
62 km NW
3m alt.
3 hours ago

* 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 Macdui and within an acceptable time window.

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