Current Weather Conditions on Arran

current
9.8°C
temperature
today's
10.3°C
maximum
today's
8.8°C
minimum
wind now
19.1
(mph) F2
max gust
42.8
(mph) F7
wind dir
NW
307


Currently updating near realtime, most of the time. Last update 22/10/2014 05:45:47

Isle of Arran Ferry services operated by Caledonian MacBrayne
Ardrossan ⇆ Brodick

Status:Normal Service

Lochranza ⇆ Claonaig/Tarbert

Status:Normal Service

SEPA Flood Warnings for Arran and Ayrshire
No Severe Flood Warnings
No Flood Warnings
No Flood Alerts

More South End Earthquakes 1

Over the last two days there have been three earthquakes recorded by the British Geological Survey with an epicenter just off the south end of Arran Roughly halfway been Arran and Ailsa Craig. In 50 days there have been 7 earthquakes recorded on or near Arran. The quakes earlier in the month were minute, these […]

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Earthquake in the South End

Early on Thursday morning (03:42:20 BST Thu, 15-May-14 to be precise) the British Geological Survey recorded an earthquake on the south end of the Isle of Arran which measured 1.2 on the Richter scale. At magnitude 1.2 it’s very unlikely that anyone would actually feel it. There are millions of these sized quakes, classed as […]


Amazing Aurora Above Arran

Thursday the 27th of February saw the best Aurora display I have ever seen, I was just about overhead, full of colour, and easily seen by the naked eye. share with your friends…

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Waves rashing on the beach

February Spring Tide 1

More coastal “overtopping” today, and another 3.5m height tide, with southerly winds and low pressure lead to an extra high tide. SEPA issued a flood warning for Cordon, but there are other areas that get flooded too. One of which is the low section of road in Sannox. It was passable but do you really […]


Wind and Waves Pound Sannox

Todays hefty southerly wind and a very high tide caused by the New Moon has lead to some pretty chopping conditions out at sea. Here’s a selection of photos from around Sannox at lunchtime today. Don’t be fooled, when you see waves crashing over jetties like that, stay clear. They look white and fluffy but […]

Waves crashing on to Sannox Beach

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Intense Sunset

Don’t really need words, but I did have to de-saturate the colours! I missed the huge perfect rainbow and the mammatus clouds, but once again the Arran Weather had everyone getting their cameras out in amazement at natures artwork share with your friends…


UK Wide Storm Surge reaches Arran

Just as SEPA warned, the storm surge came and produced some dramatic coastal flooding. It still wasn’t as high as 23 years ago! Theres been lots of debris left on the roads and in some areas the roadside has collapsed. share with your friends…

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The Big Snow

This March saw the biggest snow event on Arran for decades. Whole villages were cut off for days. No mains power on the island for well over a week. SSE and Aggreko mobilised every single one of the 25,000kg generators north of the M25 onto the isle of arran to provide a temporary power supply. […]


Sannox Storm Surges at 1am

At 1am on the 19th of December the storm surge came into Sannox, the deer looked bewildered! SEPA had issued a warning for this storm surge. share with your friends…

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Merry Christmas!

It hasn’t been the most Festive of weather for this Christmas but I hope everyone managed to enjoy their Christmas time and it’s now almost time to look ahead to 2014 and see what that will bring. share with your friends…