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Duncansby Head

Duncansby Head is the most northeasterly part of the British mainland, including the famous John o’ Groats and marked by Duncansby Head Lighthouse, built by David Alan Stevenson in 1924.

The headland juts into the North Sea, with the Pentland Firth to its north and west and the Moray Firth to its south. The Duncansby Head Site of Special Scientific Interest includes the 6.5 km stretch of coast south to Skirza Head, and the Duncansby Stacks just off the coast.

A minor public road leads from John o’ Groats to Duncansby Head, which makes Duncansby Head the farthest point by road from Land’s End.

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7 Day Weather Forecast

Todaypartlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 7.2℃ to 7.9℃ with wind speed 7.4 m/sec (S)
Tuesday, Feb 07cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 7.4℃ to 8.4℃ with wind speed 9.3 m/sec (SSW)
Wednesday, Feb 08partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 5℃ to 5.9℃ with wind speed 9.4 m/sec (SW)
Thursday, Feb 09partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 3.4℃ to 3.6℃ with wind speed 14.8 m/sec (WSW)
Friday, Feb 10lightrain
Expect a temp in the range 4.8℃ to 5.7℃ with wind speed 6.2 m/sec (WSW)
Saturday, Feb 11cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 9.8℃ to 10.2℃ with wind speed 12.2 m/sec (W)
Sunday, Feb 12cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 6.7℃ to 8.3℃ with wind speed 5.7 m/sec (WSW)

Thurso weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK


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