Ben Macdui
Weather Forecast, United Kingdom

 

Days 0-3 Ben Macdui Weather Summary:

A dusting of snow turning to light rain (total 5mm) on Thu morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Thu morning, min -4°C on Tue afternoon). Winds decreasing (near gales from the SSW on Mon afternoon, light winds from the WSW by Wed night).

Days 3-6 Ben Macdui Weather Summary:

Light rain (total 2mm) at first, then becoming colder with a dusting of snow on Sat morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 6°C on Thu afternoon, min -4°C on Sun morning). Winds decreasing (gales from the W on Fri afternoon, light winds from the NW by Sat night).

PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM
cloudy
light snow
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
light rain
light rain
partially cloudy
rain showers
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
50 SSW50
30 WNW30
20 W20
15 WNW15
15 NW15
20 NW20
15 WNW15
15 WSW15
15 WSW15
40 WNW40
30 W30
55 W55
70 W70
65 W65
30 NW30
35 NW35
25 WNW25
25 NW25
cloudy light snow clear some clouds clear clear clear some clouds light rain light rain some clouds rain shwrs some clouds some clouds snow shwrs some clouds snow shwrs some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - 5 1 - 1 - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- 2 - - - - - - - - - - - - 2 - 2 -
High °C
1 1 -2 -3 -4 -2 -2 2 4 6 6 5 2 0 0 -1 -2 -3
Low °C
0 -3 -3 -4 -4 -3 -2 -2 3 6 5 2 1 0 0 -2 -3 -4
Chill °C
-7 -5 -7 -8 -9 -7 -7 -1 -1 1 1 -2 -6 -9 -7 -8 -10 -11
Freezing level m
550 450 0 150 0 0 250 400 1450 1850 2000 1400 700 550 500 400 50 0
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
-4-4-8-8-7-7-6-12331-5-5-6-7-8-911-2-3-4-2-224665200-1-2-3
Sunrise
- - 8:32 - - 8:30 - - 8:29 - - 8:26 - - 8:26 - - 8:23
Sunset
4:17 - - 4:20 - - 4:22 - - 4:23 - - 4:25 - - 4:28 - -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Ben Macdui at the specific elevation of 500 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.
1 hour ago
-4.6° C
-
46
Strong winds from the SW
(46 kph at 220).
Aviemore
17 km WNW
220m alt.
1 hour ago
1.8° C
moderate rain
Intermittent moderate rain.
11
Light winds from the SW
(11 kph at 230).
28 km
Cairnwell
27 km SE
935m alt.
1 hour ago
-2.3° C
-
48
Strong winds from the S
(48 kph at 190).
Aboyne
51 km E
140m alt.
1 hour ago
2.5° C
light rain
Continuous light rain.
13
Light winds from the WSW
(13 kph at 240).
10 km
Invernes / alcross Airport
54 km NW
9m alt.
2 hours ago
3° C
light rain
Light rain .
22
Moderate winds from the SW
(22 kph at 230).
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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