Ben Macdui
Weather Forecast, United Kingdom

 

Days 0-3 Ben Macdui Weather Summary:

Light rain (total 4mm), mostly falling on Fri afternoon. Very mild (max 12°C on Sat morning, min 1°C on Thu morning). Winds increasing (light winds from the WSW on Thu morning, gales from the WSW by Sat afternoon).

Days 3-6 Ben Macdui Weather Summary:

Light rain (total 4mm) at first, then becoming colder with a dusting of snow on Sun morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 11°C on Wed morning, min -3°C on Sun night). Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the NW on Mon night, moderate winds from the NW by Tue night).

AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light rain
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
rain showers
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
Wind km/h
20 W20
20 SW20
50 SW50
65 WSW65
50 WSW50
45 WSW45
70 WSW70
70 WSW70
60 WSW60
45 WSW45
60 W60
80 WNW80
75 WNW75
75 WNW75
85 NW85
60 NNW60
50 NNW50
30 NNW30
clear some clouds some clouds some clouds light rain some clouds some clouds clear rain shwrs light snow some clouds some clouds some clouds cloudy cloudy cloudy some clouds clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - 1 - - - 3 4 - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - 3 - - - - - - - -
High °C
2 4 6 5 4 8 12 11 10 7 0 -2 0 1 3 3 7 10
Low °C
1 2 5 3 3 5 11 10 8 1 0 -3 -1 1 2 2 4 8
Chill °C
-2 -1 0 -2 -3 2 8 6 5 2 -9 -13 -9 -8 -6 -5 2 7
Freezing level m
1500 1850 2650 2450 2450 3050 3550 4000 3550 2600 1350 1000 1200 1450 1950 2300 3250 3450
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
24654812111070-2013371077799111516141164678887
Sunrise
7:52 - - 7:54 - - 7:56 - - 8:00 - - 8:02 - - 8:03 - -
Sunset
- 6:05 - - 6:01 - - 6:00 - - 5:57 - - 5:54 - - 5:52 -

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
CairngormMtns(aut)
5 km NNE
1245m alt.
43 minutes ago
0.2° C
-
11
Light winds from the SW
(11 kph at 230).
Aviemore
17 km WNW
220m alt.
43 minutes ago
8.9° C
-
7
Light winds from the SSW
(7 kph at 200).
40 km
Cairnwell
27 km SE
935m alt.
3 hours ago
1.7° C
-
22
Moderate winds from the W
(22 kph at 270).
Aboyne
51 km E
140m alt.
43 minutes ago
7.7° C
-
7
Light winds from the W
(7 kph at 270).
50 km
Invernes / alcross Airport
54 km NW
9m alt.
53 minutes ago
11° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
20
Moderate winds from the SW
(20 kph at 220).
Low: few
Mid: scattered

* 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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