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Stenness

  • Cloudy 14 °C

    12 °C

  • Light rain 13 °C

    10 °C

  • Cloudy 14 °C

    11 °C

  • Light rain 13 °C

    12 °C

  • Cloudy 14 °C

    12 °C

  • Cloudy 14 °C

    12 °C

  • Heavy shower day 13 °C

    11 °C

Wednesday (Wednesday 23 August 2017)
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Warnings
Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
ESE 19 26 ESE 18 25 ESE 17 24 ESE 17 24 ESE 16 23 ESE 16 23 ESE 16 24 ESE 16 24 ESE 16 24 ESE 17 25 ESE 16 24 ESE 15 23 ESE 15 23
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG G VG G G G G VG VG G G G
Humidity Expand
82% 82% 85% 86% 87% 87% 87% 87% 88% 89% 89% 90% 91%
UV index Expand
2 3 3 3 2 2 1 1 1 1 0 0 0
Sunrise: 05:37 Sunset: 20:40 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 3
Thursday (Thursday 24 August 2017)
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Warnings
Overcast Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
ESE 15 23 ESE 15 23 E 15 23 E 15 23 E 15 23 E 15 24 E 16 24 E 15 24 E 15 24 E 15 23 E 14 22 E 14 22 E 14 21 ENE 13 20 ENE 12 19 ENE 11 18 ENE 11 17 ENE 11 16 ENE 10 15 ENE 9 13 ENE 9 13 ENE 8 13 NE 8 13 NE 9 14
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G G G G G G M M M M M G G G G G G VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
92% 92% 93% 93% 93% 92% 93% 93% 92% 91% 89% 88% 87% 85% 85% 85% 83% 84% 83% 84% 87% 89% 90% 90%
UV index Expand
0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 0
Sunrise: 05:40 Sunset: 20:37 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 3
Friday (Friday 25 August 2017)
00:00 01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Sunny intervals Partly cloudy night
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% <5% <5% <5% <5%
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
ENE 9 14 ENE 11 17 ENE 9 13 ENE 8 12 ENE 8 11 ENE 7 11 ESE 8 13 E 8 12 E 8 10
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
89% 87% 85% 77% 67% 64% 67% 72% 82%
UV index Expand
0 0 0 1 2 3 2 1 0
Sunrise: 05:42 Sunset: 20:34 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 3
Saturday (Saturday 26 August 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Cloudy
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E 10 13 E 12 16 E 13 19 E 16 23 ESE 17 25 SE 13 19 SSE 14 19 SSE 12 17
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG VG M G G G
Humidity Expand
84% 82% 80% 82% 85% 88% 90% 93%
UV index Expand
0 0 1 1 2 1 1 0
Sunrise: 05:45 Sunset: 20:31 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 3
Sunday (Sunday 27 August 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light rain Cloudy
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SSE 12 16 S 12 17 S 13 17 SSW 13 19 SSW 14 21 SSW 13 19 SSW 15 20 SSW 15 21
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G VG VG VG VG G G
Humidity Expand
93% 93% 92% 91% 89% 91% 93% 93%
UV index Expand
0 0 1 2 2 1 1 0
Sunrise: 05:47 Sunset: 20:28 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 3
Monday (Monday 28 August 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light shower night
30% 10% 20% 20% 20% 20% 20% 40%
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SSW 14 19 SSW 15 20 SSW 15 21 SSW 17 23 SSW 17 23 SW 17 24 SW 18 24 SW 19 26
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G G G G G G G
Humidity Expand
93% 92% 92% 92% 91% 91% 90% 89%
UV index Expand
0 0 1 1 2 1 1 0
Sunrise: 05:49 Sunset: 20:25 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
Tuesday (Tuesday 29 August 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Heavy shower night Heavy shower night Heavy shower day Heavy shower day Heavy shower day Heavy shower day Heavy shower day Cloudy
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SW 20 28 WSW 23 32 WSW 24 33 WSW 25 36 W 25 36 W 25 35 W 24 33 W 22 31
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G G G G G G VG
Humidity Expand
89% 87% 85% 83% 84% 82% 83% 83%
UV index Expand
0 0 1 1 2 1 1 0
Sunrise: 05:52 Sunset: 20:22 Moon phase: First quarter
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Met Office 11:00, Wed
Updated 10:00 on Wed 23 Aug 2017 BST

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Tiree Sunny day 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Cloudy 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Sunny intervals 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Sunny intervals 53.479 -2.247
Brighton Cloudy 50.822 -0.136
Dover Overcast 51.126 1.318
Exeter Cloudy 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Light rain 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Cloudy 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Overcast 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Cloudy 51.556 -1.778
York Light rain 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Heavy rain 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Sunny intervals 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Light shower day 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Sunny intervals 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Cloudy 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Sunny intervals 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Sunny intervals 52.512 -3.312
Fort William Light rain 56.82 -5.104
Belfast Light rain 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Cloudy 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Sunny intervals 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Cloudy 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Sunny intervals 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Sunny intervals 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Light rain 60.154 -1.143
London Cloudy 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Cloudy 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry Cloudy 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Sunny intervals 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Overcast 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Heavy rain 58.439 -3.092
  • Regional
  • UK 5 days
  • UK 6-30 days

Regional Forecast for Orkney & Shetland

Headline:

Rain at times today, becoming persistent tonight.

Today:

A cloudy day with outbreaks of rain, these mainly across Orkney where they may be occasionally heavy. Shetland seeing the best of the dry weather. Brisk southeasterly winds, strong at times across Orkney. Maximum temperature 15 °C.

Tonight:

A cloudy evening and night with outbreaks of rain across Orkney becoming persistent and occasionally heavy, this rain extending north into Shetland. Fresh to strong southeasterly wind. Minimum temperature 13 °C.

Thursday:

Cloudy with rain, this persistent and occasionally heavy across Shetland. Chance of some drier spells across Orkney. Fresh easterly winds across Shetland, light over Orkney. Maximum temperature 15 °C.

Outlook for Friday to Sunday:

Rain over Shetland dying out early Friday. Otherwise remaining unsettled with the chance of showers.

Updated: 03:02 on Wed 23 Aug 2017 BST

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

Rain clearing from the north-east. Drier and fresher elsewhere.

Today:

Heavy rain in Scotland as well as northern and eastern England will gradually clear eastwards. Further south, cloud will move to the east during the afternoon. In the west, brighter, fresher weather will follow, with showers, mainly in Northern Ireland.

Tonight:

The last of the rain will clear from northeast Scotland during the evening, leaving much of the UK dry overnight. A few showers will affect western parts.

Thursday:

England and Wales will be mostly dry and breezy with sunny spells. A few showers are likely in parts of Scotland, Northern Ireland and the far west of England.

Outlook for Friday to Sunday:

Friday will be dry and bright for most, though rain will affect the far north and west. Sunny spells are likely over the weekend, with showers, mainly in the northwest.

Updated: 03:01 on Wed 23 Aug 2017 BST

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Sunday 27 Aug 2017 to Tuesday 5 Sep 2017:

Sunday will probably become changeable again, with heavy showers or longer spells of rain arriving, particularly in the north and west. However, parts of the southeast are likely to stay mainly dry with some sunny spells. It will be windy at times, especially in the north. On Monday a band of cloud and rain may sink southwards across the country, with brighter conditions following on behind. Into the following week, there remains a lot of uncertainty, although we could continue to see spells of wet and windy weather, particularly in the northwest. It will be drier in general across the southeast, although there is a risk of some thundery showers here at times. Temperatures will probably be near normal, though perhaps rather warm at times in the south.

UK Outlook for Wednesday 6 Sep 2017 to Wednesday 20 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 which may generate some thunderstorms.

Updated: 03:01 on Wed 23 Aug 2017 BST

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Stenness

Location
60.478, -1.611
Altitude
4.0 m above mean sea level

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