Ben Macdui
Weather Forecast, United Kingdom

 

Days 0-3 Ben Macdui Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Thu night. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -1°C on Fri night, min -3°C on Wed morning). Winds decreasing (near gales from the SSW on Wed morning, light winds from the SW by Fri morning).

Days 3-6 Ben Macdui Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Sat afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Tue morning, min -2°C on Sat afternoon). Winds decreasing (near gales from the W on Sat afternoon, light winds from the WSW by Sun night).

AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
clear
partially cloudy
snow showers
partially cloudy
cloudy
snow showers
cloudy
cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
light snow
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
60 SSW60
55 S55
45 SSE45
35 S35
35 WSW35
40 WSW40
20 SW20
20 W20
20 W20
35 W35
60 W60
40 WNW40
35 WNW35
30 NW30
10 WNW10
10 SW10
20 SW20
10 WSW10
clear some clouds snow shwrs some clouds cloudy snow shwrs cloudy cloudy snow shwrs snow shwrs light snow some clouds clear clear clear clear clear some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - 1 - - 6 - - 5 1 4 - - - - - - -
High °C
-2 -2 -2 -2 -2 -2 -2 -2 -1 -1 -2 -1 -1 -1 -1 1 2 3
Low °C
-3 -3 -2 -2 -2 -2 -2 -2 -2 -1 -2 -2 -2 -1 -2 0 1 2
Chill °C
-11 -11 -11 -9 -10 -11 -7 -8 -8 -8 -12 -10 -8 -8 -4 -3 -2 0
Freezing level m
950 900 1000 1000 950 1050 1000 1000 1000 1050 1000 1050 1000 1050 950 1250 1700 1900
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-2-1-1-2-1-1-1-1123333333333433332336
Sunrise
8:49 - - 8:51 - - 8:51 - - 8:52 - - 8:52 - - 8:52 - -
Sunset
- 3:32 - - 3:33 - - 3:33 - - 3:33 - - 3:33 - - 3:34 -

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.
1 hour ago
-2.5° C
No report.
67
Gales from the SE
(67 kph at 180).
Aviemore
17 km WNW
220m alt.
1 hour ago
6.3° C
-
15
Light winds from the SSW
(15 kph at 200).
40 km
Cairnwell
27 km SE
935m alt.
2 hours ago
-0.3° C
-
54
Near gales from the S
(54 kph at 190).
Aboyne
51 km E
140m alt.
1 hour ago
5.9° C
No report.
9
Light winds from the SE
(9 kph at 150).
35 km
Invernes / alcross Airport
54 km NW
9m alt.
1 hour ago
7° C
clear
-
4
Calm
(4 kph at 1).
Low: few

* 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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