Ben Nevis
Weather Forecast, United Kingdom

 

Days 0-3 Ben Nevis Weather Summary:

Heavy rain (total 37mm), heaviest during Thu morning. Very mild (max 12°C on Wed morning, min 7°C on Wed night). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the SW on Wed night, strong winds from the WSW by Fri night).

Days 3-6 Ben Nevis Weather Summary:

Heavy rain (total 23mm), heaviest during Sat night. Very mild (max 14°C on Sun morning, min 9°C on Sat morning). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the W on Sat morning, light winds from the WSW by Mon night).

AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
light rain
light rain
rain showers
moderate rain
rain showers
rain showers
rain showers
light rain
light rain
light rain
rain showers
rain showers
light rain
light rain
light rain
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
rain showers
Wind km/h
30 SW30
35 SW35
25 SW25
30 SW30
30 WSW30
30 WSW30
25 SW25
30 SW30
45 WSW45
35 W35
25 W25
10 SW10
15 SSE15
15 SW15
30 WSW30
20 WNW20
15 WNW15
15 SSW15
light rain light rain rain shwrs mod. rain rain shwrs rain shwrs rain shwrs light rain light rain light rain rain shwrs rain shwrs light rain light rain light rain some clouds some clouds rain shwrs
Rain
Rain mm
1 5 5 6 5 6 1 5 3 1 1 6 3 3 2 - - 4
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
12 11 10 9 9 8 9 12 10 9 10 11 14 14 13 10 11 9
Low °C
12 10 7 9 9 7 8 11 8 9 10 9 13 14 10 9 11 9
Chill °C
9 8 7 5 5 4 5 9 6 5 7 9 13 13 11 7 9 8
Freezing level m
3200 2500 2050 1850 1900 1800 2150 2900 3400 2600 2600 3300 3550 3650 3900 3650 3600 3500
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
65533358434911119688121110998912109101114141310119
Sunrise
5:47 - - 5:48 - - 5:50 - - 5:52 - - 5:54 - - 5:56 - -
Sunset
- 9:00 - - 8:58 - - 8:54 - - 8:52 - - 8:50 - - 8:47 -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Ben Nevis at the specific elevation of 500 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Ben Nevis. 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
Tulloch Bridge
20 km ENE
237m alt.
46 minutes ago
13.8° C
light rain
Moderate to heavy freezing drizzle.
20
Moderate winds from the SSW
(20 kph at 200).
45 km
SHIP1233
53 km W
3m alt.
2 hours ago
14.0° C
GlenOgle
61 km SE
564m alt.
46 minutes ago
12.1° C
-
37
Fresh winds from the SW
(37 kph at 230).
Kilchoan
68 km WSW
10m alt.
46 minutes ago
8.0° C
-
44
Strong winds from the S
(44 kph at 190).
Aviemore
84 km ENE
220m alt.
46 minutes ago
15.3° C
moderate rain
Rain and snow or hail.
13
Light winds from the SW
(13 kph at 230).
34 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 Nevis and within an acceptable time window.

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