Grantown on Spey Weather Station

Grantown on Spey Weather Station

The weather station is located in a private garden in Grantown On Spey, centrally located in the Highlands of Scotland.

  • Latitude: N 57 19 51
  • Longitude: W 03 39 29
  • 214 metres (702 ft) above sea level

The weather station used to collect the data for the website is a Fine Offset WH1081.

The instruments are 2.5 metres (8 feet) above ground level, apart from the rain gauge which is located a few feet off the ground.  Data is transmitted wirelessly from the device every 15 seconds to the control panel.  The data is then recorded as a snap-shot every 10 minutes and uploaded to the web for viewing and analysis.

Grantown on Spey weather data and tables are kindly provided by www.grantownweather.co.uk

Other Aberdeenshire webcams of interest:

http://www.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/webcams/stonehaven.asp - Live webcam of Stonehaven harbour, to the south of Aberdeen, close to the site of Dunnottar Castle. Webcam maintained by Aberdeenshire council.

http://www.cairngormmountain.org.uk/web-cam - Live pictures from the Cairngorm national park in Scotland, with two webcams. The first webcam looks from the Daylodge up into Coire Cas, and the second from the Ptarmigan restaurant looking down the Ciste Fairway.

 http://www.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/webcams/banff.asp - Webcam of Banff marina, Banffshire  in Scotland. Banff looks over the same coastline as our very own Gardenstown webcam. We also broadcast live weather data from the Gardenstown Weather Station.

http://www.aberdeencity.gov.uk/acci/web/site/xwc_webcamlist.asp - Aberdeen city council webcams of the Granite City. Webcams include the Aberdeen Harbour Webcam, looking down over Aberdeen courthouse and the top of Union Street The Aberdeen Castlegate Webcam is at the intersection of King Street and Union Street in Aberdeen, and looks over the top of Archibald Simpsons down onto the Citadel. The Aberdeen Union Street Webcam looks west up Union Street in the city, over Belmont Street and the Bon Accord centre. And the Aberdeen Sports Centre Webcam shows the progress being made on the new Aberdeen sports facility.

http://www.abdn.ac.uk/sras/virtual_aberdeen/index.shtml - The Aberdeen University webcam of Kings College, in Old Aberdeen.

http://www.abdn.ac.uk/clsm/matthewhay/cam/ - Shows a live webcam of the Aberdeen University Life Sciences area in Aberdeen.

http://www.northeastcreative.com/ibacam/inveruriecam.htm - The Inverurie town centre webcam.

http://www.trafficscotland.org/lev/views.aspx?mi=aberdeen - Traffic webcams from the North-East of Scotland, showing Foudland west and east near Huntly, two webcams at Birness between Ellon and Peterhead, two at Charlstown to the south of Aberdeen and two at Laurencekirk, south of Stonehaven.

http://www.deesideglidingclub.co.uk/webCam.php - The Deeside gliding club webcam at Aboyne in Grampian.