Sunday 31st July Weather forecast for the Western Isles.

Good evening Western Isles on this Saturday evening we are seeing plenty of cloud with some sunshine. Some light rain and drizzle. Winds under 20 mph and today’s high of 15.8C

It’s been another fairly dull day. Thursday and Friday gave us 24 hours of sunshine at Stornoway Aiport which has increased the total month to 61.3 hours of sunshine which is still only about 46% of the long term average.

Image from Starling’s roost weather showing sunshine totals for the month so far at Stornoway Airport.

Sunday –

Overnight – Clear skies and cloud. Some scattered showers. It will be a cooler night with temps down to 8C to 9C in some spots. Winds under 20 mph.

As you can see from this chart some parts of the island could get down to single figures overnight. Also highlights that some parts of the mainland could get down to 5C

Image from the Weatheroutlook UKV

Morning and afternoon – Sunshine and cloud. Some decent and prolonged sunshine at times. A few scattered occasionally heavy showers. Winds under 20 mph.

Evening – Sunshine and cloud with some patchy rain and drizzle. Some decent and prolonged sunshine. Winds under 20 mph.

Winds will be from variable directions and temps of 8C to 17C

Sunrise and Sunset

Stornoway – 05:14 and 21:48

South Uist – 05:24 and 21:47


Monday – Sunshine and cloud with light winds. Rain moves in later in the day becoming heavy. Winds will be from the South and South West. Temps of 12C to 17C

Tuesday – Rain and showers with some sunny spells. Winds of 20 to 40 mph. Temps of 11C to 17C

Wednesday and Thursday – Sunshine and showers heavy at times with brisk winds. Winds of 10 to 30 mph. Temps of 10C to 14C

Have a great evening

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