Cairngorm weather
– Lat/Long: 57.12° N 3.63° W

UkCairngorm
Weather Forecast, United Kingdom

Issued: 11pm Tue 30 Nov Local Time
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Mountain icon 2 Cairngorm Elevations: 2 Forecast Elevations:
 

Cairngorm Weather (Days 0-3):

Mild with light rain (total 6mm) on Tue night Becoming colder with a light covering of snow, mostly falling on Wed morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Tue night, min -5°C on Thu morning). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the NNW on Wed night, light winds from the NW by Thu morning).

(Days 3-6):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sat morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Fri night, min -4°C on Sun night). Winds decreasing (near gales from the NW on Sat morning, calm by Sun night).

Tue
30
Wednesday
1
Thursday
2
Friday
3
Saturday
4
Sunday
5
Mon
6
night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM
moderate rain
light snow
cloudy
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
snow showers
moderate snow
light snow
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
mod. rain light snow cloudy light snow some clouds some clouds cloudy cloudy cloudy snow shwrs mod. snow light snow some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds clear some clouds
Wind km/h
35
NW
30
N
40
N
35
NNW
15
NNW
10
WNW
20
WSW
15
WNW
10
W
20
SW
45
NW
45
NNW
25
NNW
10
NNW
10
NW
5
SW
10
SSW
10
S
Snow
 cm
- 3 - 3 - - - - - 1 8 5 - - - - - -
Rain
 mm
6 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Max °C
4 1 -1 -3 -3 -3 1 2 1 2 0 1 1 -1 -1 -2 -1 -1
Min °C
2 -1 -2 -4 -5 -3 -2 1 1 0 0 0 -2 -2 -2 -4 -3 -2
 Chill °C
0 -5 -9 -12 -7 -7 -5 -2 -3 -1 -8 -6 -5 -4 -4 -2 -3 -4
1100 600 350 0 0 0 450 700 750 750 550 550 550 0 300 0 0 0
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
0-4-7-8-7-7-1-3-2-2-5-4-4-5-5-5-2141-1-3-3-31212011-1-1-2-1-1
Sunrise
- 8:27 - - 8:29 - - 8:30 - - 8:33 - - 8:33 - - 8:36 -
Sunset
- - 3:37 - - 3:37 - - 3:36 - - 3:34 - - 3:34 - - 3:33

Cairngorm Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Cairngorm is: Mild with light rain (total 6mm) on Tue night Becoming colder with a light covering of snow, mostly falling on Wed morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Tue night, min -5°C on Thu morning). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the NNW on Wed night, light winds from the NW by Thu morning).

Cairngorm Weather (Days 3-6):

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sat morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Fri night, min -4°C on Sun night). Winds decreasing (near gales from the NW on Sat morning, calm by Sun night).

This table gives the weather forecast for Cairngorm at the specific elevation of 500 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.WeatherWindGusts
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
51 km NW
9m alt.
1 hour ago
7° C
clear
-
15
Light winds from the SSW
(15 kph at 200).
69 km NNE
13m alt.
2 hours ago
8° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
19
Light winds from the WNW
(19 kph at 290).
Low: few
Mid: scattered
High: broken
86 km E
65m alt.
1 hour ago
n/a° C
clear
-
20
Moderate winds from the NW
(20 kph at 320).
StrathallenAirfield
88 km S
35m alt.
4 hours ago
8.3° C
light rain
Intermittent light rain.
15
Light winds from the N
(15 kph at 0).
4.5 km
Mid: overcast
SHIP788
93 km E
3m alt.
3 hours ago
7.7° 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.

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