Cairngorm
Weather Forecast, United Kingdom

 

Days 0-3 Cairngorm Weather Summary:

Light rain (total 2mm), mostly falling on Thu morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 6°C on Wed afternoon, min -6°C on Fri night). Winds decreasing (extremely windy from the SW on Fri morning, near gales from the W by Fri night).

Days 3-6 Cairngorm Weather Summary:

A dusting of new snow. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -1°C on Mon night, min -6°C on Sun night). Winds decreasing (stormy winds from the WNW on Sun afternoon, moderate winds from the W by Mon night).

AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light rain
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
Wind km/h
60 WSW60
75 WSW75
80 WSW80
70 WSW70
65 WSW65
75 SW75
110 SW110
75 W75
70 W70
40 W40
40 WSW40
65 WSW65
90 W90
90 WNW90
80 NW80
60 NW60
40 NW40
25 NW25
some clouds some clouds some clouds light rain some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds clear some clouds some clouds some clouds snow shwrs cloudy some clouds clear some clouds some clouds
Rain
Rain mm
- - - 2 - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - 1 - - - - -
High °C
4 6 5 4 5 4 3 -2 -5 -4 -3 -3 -2 -2 -4 -4 -3 -1
Low °C
3 5 4 4 4 3 1 -4 -6 -5 -4 -4 -2 -2 -6 -5 -3 -2
Chill °C
-3 -1 -3 -4 -2 -3 -7 -12 -15 -13 -11 -14 -13 -13 -16 -13 -11 -7
Freezing level m
1950 2550 2700 2000 1950 2050 1800 1000 450 650 900 650 1000 1000 500 550 900 850
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
4654543-2-5-4-3-3-2-2-4-4-3-191099109940342441232
Sunrise
6:16 - - 6:13 - - 6:11 - - 6:09 - - 6:05 - - 6:03 - -
Sunset
- 6:27 - - 6:29 - - 6:31 - - 6:34 - - 6:36 - - 6:37 -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Cairngorm at the specific elevation of 1234 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Cairngorm. 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)
1 km SSE
1245m alt.
46 minutes ago
4.6° C
No report.
Wind obs. (100 kph from 240 degs) was rejected
.
Aviemore
15 km WNW
220m alt.
46 minutes ago
7.3° C
partially cloudy
Visibility reduced by smoke.
6
Light winds from the SSW
(6 kph at 210).
8 km
Aboyne
49 km E
140m alt.
46 minutes ago
14.5° C
-
24
Moderate winds from the SSW
(24 kph at 200).
45 km
Invernes / alcross Airport
51 km NW
9m alt.
56 minutes ago
13° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
37
Fresh winds from the SSW
(37 kph at 210).
Low: few
Mid: broken
SHIP1306
55 km WNW
3m alt.
2 hours ago
11.9° C

* 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 Cairngorm and within an acceptable time window.