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St Ninians Isle (Beach)

  • Sunny intervals 14 °C

    12 °C

  • Light rain 14 °C

    13 °C

  • Heavy rain 14 °C

    11 °C

  • Sunny day 14 °C

    11 °C

  • Cloudy 14 °C

    12 °C

  • Cloudy 14 °C

    13 °C

  • Cloudy 15 °C

    13 °C

Tuesday (Tuesday 22 August 2017)
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Sunrise: 05:36 Sunset: 20:40 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 2

∗ Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

Wednesday (Wednesday 23 August 2017)
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Sunrise: 05:38 Sunset: 20:37 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 3

∗ Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

Thursday (Thursday 24 August 2017)
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Sunrise: 05:40 Sunset: 20:34 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 3

∗ Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

Friday (Friday 25 August 2017)
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Sunrise: 05:43 Sunset: 20:31 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 2

∗ Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

Saturday (Saturday 26 August 2017)
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Sunrise: 05:45 Sunset: 20:28 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 3

∗ Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

Sunday (Sunday 27 August 2017)
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Sunrise: 05:48 Sunset: 20:25 Moon phase: Waxing crescent

∗ Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

Monday (Monday 28 August 2017)
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Sunrise: 05:50 Sunset: 20:22 Moon phase: Waxing crescent

∗ Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

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Tiree Cloudy 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Cloudy 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Heavy rain 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Cloudy 53.479 -2.247
Brighton Overcast 50.822 -0.136
Dover Sunny intervals 51.126 1.318
Exeter Overcast 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Cloudy 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Cloudy 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Cloudy 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Cloudy 51.556 -1.778
York Cloudy 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Cloudy 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Cloudy 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Heavy rain 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Heavy rain 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Cloudy 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Cloudy 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Sunny intervals 52.512 -3.312
Fort William Overcast 56.82 -5.104
Belfast Overcast 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Sunny day 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Cloudy 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Cloudy 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Light rain 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Overcast 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Sunny intervals 60.154 -1.143
London Overcast 51.508 -0.125
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  • Regional
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Regional Forecast for Orkney & Shetland

Headline:

Shetland dry, chance of rain for Orkney.

Today:

Shetland dry and bright with sunny spells and light easterly winds. Orkney will be mostly cloudy with the chance of some occasional light rain in the afternoon, brisk southeaseterly winds. Maximum temperature 15 °C.

Tonight:

Shetland will have a dry evening and night although becoming cloudier. Orkney will be cloudy with some occasional rain or drizzle and fresh southeasterly winds. Minimum temperature 11 °C.

Wednesday:

Outbreaks of rain across Orkney, heavy at times, will extend northeastwards into Shetland during the day. Orkney drying up by afternoon. Strong southeasterly winds, easing across Orkney. Maximum temperature 15 °C.

Outlook for Thursday to Saturday:

Rain at times across Orkney on Thursday, some persistent rain over Shetland. Becoming drier on Friday and Saturday with light winds.

Updated: 06:29 on Tue 22 Aug 2017 BST

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

Rain in the northwest. Mostly dry, warm and humid elsewhere.

Today:

Damp start across Scotland, but rain easing. However, showery rain returning to Northern Ireland and western Scotland; heavy and thundery later. After a murky start for England and Wales, becoming brighter, very warm and humid with the odd heavy shower.

Tonight:

Heavy, thundery rain will move across Scotland and northern England. Elsewhere, generally dry with clear spells and some hill fog. Warm and humid, but turning slightly fresher from the west.

Wednesday:

Heavy rain becoming confined to northeast Scotland. Further south, some patchy rain, but sunny and very warm in the southeast. A fresher day elsewhere with sunny spells and scattered showers.

Outlook for Thursday to Saturday:

Staying changeable, with showers or longer spells of rain across the north and west, whilst generally dry in the south. Perhaps more widely drier by Saturday with isolated showers.

Updated: 02:57 on Tue 22 Aug 2017 BST

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Saturday 26 Aug 2017 to Monday 4 Sep 2017:

Saturday is likely to be dry for most of us and warm in the east. One or two showers remain possible. Sunday and Bank Holiday Monday will probably become changeable again, with heavy showers or longer spells of rain, particularly in the north and west. However, parts of the southeast may stay mainly dry with some sunny spells. It will be windy at times, especially in the north, with a risk of gales here. Into the following week, there remains a lot of uncertainty, although we may continue to see spells of wet and windy weather, particularly in the northwest, with drier spells, mainly in the south. Temperatures will probably be near normal, though perhaps rather warm at times in the south.

UK Outlook for Tuesday 5 Sep 2017 to Tuesday 19 Sep 2017:

During this period, we are most likely to see changeable weather conditions featuring across the United Kingdom. However, there will be some dry and fine weather at times too. On balance spells of rain and strong winds are likely to dominate in the north and west, with drier and brighter weather more common in the south and east. Temperatures will probably remain close to normal for the time of year in most parts, though they may become warm or very warm at times in the south.

Updated: 02:57 on Tue 22 Aug 2017 BST

Location details

St Ninians Isle (Beach)

Location
59.97, -1.336
Altitude
0.0 m above mean sea level

St Ninians Isle (Beach) tide times

Tuesday's tide times

(local port - Scalloway)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
Low 04:06 0.4
High 10:32 1.7
Low 16:20 0.5
High 22:42 1.8

Wednesday's tide times

(local port - Scalloway)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
Low 04:47 0.4
High 11:14 1.7
Low 16:59 0.5
High 23:23 1.8

Thursday's tide times

(local port - Scalloway)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
Low 05:28 0.4
High 11:53 1.6
Low 17:39 0.5

Friday's tide times

(local port - Scalloway)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
High 00:03 1.7
Low 06:08 0.5
High 12:31 1.6
Low 18:17 0.5

Saturday's tide times

(local port - Scalloway)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
High 00:42 1.7
Low 06:47 0.5
High 13:08 1.5
Low 18:56 0.6

Sunday's tide times

(local port - Scalloway)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
High 01:21 1.6
Low 07:26 0.5
High 13:45 1.4
Low 19:35 0.6

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