Southeastern Highlands Forecast

Viewing Weather Forecast for Friday 22nd June 2018

Hills accessed from Callander, Loch Tay and Loch Rannoch areas. Areas east of Loch Ericht, and south of Dalwhinnie, upper Glen Feshie and the River Dee (includes southernmost Cairngorm NP).

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Forecast last updated on Thursday 21st June 2018 at 3:52pm

Summary for all mountain areas

Westerly winds will result in mountains in north-west Scotland being often capped with cloud, and a little rain or drizzle possible. Otherwise, generally fair with most mountains clear throughout the day. Fairly cool, but sunshine very strong; beware sunburn.

Headline for Southeastern Highlands

Cool breeze. Tops mostly clear. Dry overall.

How windy? (On the Munros)

West to northwesterly, 15 to 20, occasionally 25mph.

Effect of wind on you?

Fairly small, but remaining cool where exposed on higher terrain.

How Wet? (Precipitation and its impact)

Rain not expected

Cloud on the hills?

Little if any

Most cloud above the hills, perhaps patches locally some higher slopes in morning, mostly west of the A9.

Chance of cloud free Munros?

90%

Sunshine?
Air clarity (below cloud)

Sunshine frequent, although at times weak, and skies clouding over for a few hours. Superb visibility.

How Cold? (at 900m)

4 rising to 6 to 8C; highest east of the A9. Feeling close to -3C where exposed to wind on higher tops.

Freezing Level

Above the summits.

Planning Outlook

All mountain areas of Britain from Saturday 23rd June 2018

High pressure will be in charge for the next week to 10 days or perhaps longer, bringing extensive fair weather. This weekend sees a little patchy rain and low cloud for the north-western Highlands brought in on fresh westerly winds, otherwise it will be dry with summits generally clear. Temperatures rising next week, becoming widely hot and humid. A possibility of thunderstorms developing by the end of June, but very uncertain - a chance that they do not develop at all.