Calanais Standing Stones

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The Calanais (or Callenish) Standing Stones is a magnificent site of several ancient stones erected nearly 5,000 years ago on the west coast of the Isle of Lewis. Reach the Stones in just 30 minutes, driving from Stornoway.

A well-known prehistoric site, the Callanais Stones have a mystical aura about them which never fails to captivate visitors. The main monument is a circle of tall stones placed in the middle of a cross-shaped setting of stones. Right at its heart is a massive monolith nearly 5m high! You’ll also find other smaller stones radiating out from the circle and a chambered tomb.

The Stones are free to enter and are open all year round, with the Calanais Visitor Centre offering detailed information on the site and also has a gift shop and café.

Calanais Standing Stones 7 day weather forecast, weather in Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides

Today
Expect a temp in the range 4.2℃ to 6.3℃ with wind speed 8.9 m/sec (SSE)
Tuesday, Dec 07
Expect a temp in the range 0.2℃ to 3.3℃ with wind speed 5.3 m/sec (WSW)
Wednesday, Dec 08
Expect a temp in the range 4.6℃ to 5.2℃ with wind speed 9.4 m/sec (ENE)
Thursday, Dec 09
Expect a temp in the range 1.8℃ to 2.6℃ with wind speed 3.2 m/sec (NNE)
Friday, Dec 10
Expect a temp in the range 1.6℃ to 5.1℃ with wind speed 2.6 m/sec (S)
Saturday, Dec 11
Expect a temp in the range 1.3℃ to 4.1℃ with wind speed 3.1 m/sec (S)
Sunday, Dec 12
Expect a temp in the range 4.3℃ to 5.8℃ with wind speed 9.1 m/sec (SW)


Isle of Lewis weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK

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