Cairngorm weather

Cairngorm
Weather Forecast, United Kingdom

 

Cairngorm Weather (Days 0-3):

Light rain (total 7mm), mostly falling on Tue night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 5°C on Tue night, min -1°C on Mon night). Winds decreasing (near gales from the WNW on Mon afternoon, light winds from the NW by Wed morning).

(Days 3-6):

Mostly dry. Very mild (max 15°C on Fri afternoon, min 5°C on Wed afternoon). Winds increasing (light winds from the WNW on Wed night, near gales from the SSE by Sat morning).

PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
rain showers
moderate rain
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
Wind km/h
40 WNW40
35 WNW35
50 WNW50
45 WNW45
55 WNW55
45 NW45
20 WNW20
20 WNW20
10 NW10
15 W15
10 NW10
10 W10
15 WSW15
15 WSW15
15 SW15
25 SSW25
40 SSW40
55 SSE55
some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear rain shwrs mod. rain some clouds cloudy some clouds clear some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - 1 6 - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
1 1 2 2 1 1 2 5 5 5 7 9 10 11 14 15 13 12
Low °C
1 0 1 2 -1 0 2 3 5 5 5 8 9 10 13 14 11 12
Chill °C
-6 -6 -5 -5 -7 -5 -3 1 3 2 5 7 8 9 12 13 10 8
Freezing level m
1400 1250 1400 1500 1300 1250 1450 2250 2800 3250 3450 3400 3450 3550 3750 3850 3750 3750
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
1122112555791011141513128588589799813141116171216
Sunrise
- - 6:46 - - 6:48 - - 6:50 - - 6:52 - - 6:54 - - 6:56
Sunset
7:34 - - 7:30 - - 7:28 - - 7:24 - - 7:22 - - 7:20 - -

Cairngorm Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Cairngorm is: Light rain (total 7mm), mostly falling on Tue nightFreeze-thaw conditions (max 5°C on Tue night, min -1°C on Mon night)Winds decreasing (near gales from the WNW on Mon afternoon, light winds from the NW by Wed morning).

Cairngorm Weather (Days 3-6):

Mostly dryVery mild (max 15°C on Fri afternoon, min 5°C on Wed afternoon)Winds increasing (light winds from the WNW on Wed night, near gales from the SSE by Sat morning).

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.
2 hours ago
0.8° C
No report.
48
Strong winds from the WNW
(48 kph at 290).
Aviemore
15 km WNW
220m alt.
2 hours ago
7.2° C
-
7
Light winds from the WSW
(7 kph at 250).
44 km
Cairnwell
30 km SSE
935m alt.
2 hours ago
3.0° C
-
43
Strong winds from the WNW
(43 kph at 300).
Aboyne
49 km E
140m alt.
2 hours ago
5.8° C
No report.
11
Light winds from the WNW
(11 kph at 300).
30 km
Invernes / alcross Airport
51 km NW
9m alt.
2 hours ago
8° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
9
Light winds from the SSW
(9 kph at 200).
Low: 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 Cairngorm and within an acceptable time window.

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