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Unst Airport

  • Sunny day 14 °C

    11 °C

  • Cloudy 13 °C

    12 °C

  • Light rain 14 °C

    11 °C

  • Sunny intervals 13 °C

    11 °C

  • Cloudy 13 °C

    12 °C

  • Cloudy 14 °C

    13 °C

  • Cloudy 14 °C

    13 °C

Tuesday (Tuesday 22 August 2017)
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Warnings
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
NNW 6 7 N 4 5 NE 4 6 NE 4 5 ENE 4 6 ENE 4 6 E 5 7 ESE 5 7 ESE 4 7 ESE 5 7 E 6 9 E 6 9 E 7 9 E 7 11 ESE 9 13 ESE 10 15 ESE 10 15 ESE 10 15
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G VG VG E E E E E E E E VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
97% 90% 79% 70% 70% 69% 68% 68% 69% 70% 71% 74% 77% 80% 81% 81% 81% 81%
UV index Expand
1 1 1 2 3 3 4 4 3 3 2 2 1 1 1 0 0 0
Sunrise: 05:31 Sunset: 20:41 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 2
Wednesday (Wednesday 23 August 2017)
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Warnings
Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Sunny intervals Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Light rain Light rain Light rain Heavy rain Light rain Light rain
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% 10% 10% 10% 10% 20% 20% 60% 60% 60% 80% 60% 60%
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
ESE 10 15 ESE 11 16 ESE 11 16 ESE 11 17 ESE 11 16 ESE 11 16 ESE 11 17 ESE 12 18 ESE 13 18 ESE 13 19 ESE 14 21 ESE 15 21 ESE 15 22 ESE 15 22 ESE 15 23 ESE 15 23 ESE 15 23 ESE 16 24 ESE 16 24 ESE 15 24 ESE 15 23 ESE 15 24 ESE 16 24 ESE 16 24
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG E VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG G G G G G G
Humidity Expand
81% 82% 80% 80% 80% 79% 79% 77% 74% 73% 73% 73% 75% 76% 78% 82% 86% 87% 89% 90% 92% 92% 93% 93%
UV index Expand
0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 2 2 2 3 3 2 2 2 1 1 1 1 0 0 0
Sunrise: 05:33 Sunset: 20:38 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 3
Thursday (Thursday 24 August 2017)
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Warnings
Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light shower day Light shower night
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ESE 16 24 ESE 16 24 ESE 16 24 E 17 26 E 19 27 E 18 26 ENE 17 25 ENE 18 25 NE 17 24
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G G M G M M M VG
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92% 92% 92% 91% 86% 84% 85% 83% 79%
UV index Expand
0 0 0 1 1 2 1 1 0
Sunrise: 05:36 Sunset: 20:35 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 3
Friday (Friday 25 August 2017)
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Warnings
Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny day Sunny intervals Partly cloudy night
<5% <5% 10% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5%
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
NE 16 22 NE 15 21 NE 15 22 NE 15 21 NE 14 20 NNE 14 20 NNE 13 19 NNE 13 18
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
77% 76% 76% 73% 72% 74% 76% 77%
UV index Expand
0 0 1 2 3 2 1 0
Sunrise: 05:38 Sunset: 20:32 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
Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Cloudy
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NNE 12 16 NNE 11 15 NNE 10 15 N 9 14 W 9 13 ESE 10 14 SE 10 14 SE 11 15
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
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77% 77% 74% 71% 73% 73% 75% 77%
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0 0 1 2 3 2 1 0
Sunrise: 05:41 Sunset: 20:29 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 2
Sunday (Sunday 27 August 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light rain
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SW 12 17 S 13 18 SSE 14 18 S 15 21 S 17 23 S 18 24 S 18 25 SSW 19 26
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG G G G G G
Humidity Expand
79% 82% 83% 83% 85% 87% 88% 90%
UV index Expand
0 0 1 1 2 1 1 0
Sunrise: 05:43 Sunset: 20:26 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
Monday (Monday 28 August 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Light rain Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Light rain
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SSW 20 27 SSW 20 27 SSW 20 27 SSW 21 28 SW 21 28 SSW 20 27 WSW 20 26 S 19 25
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
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Humidity Expand
91% 90% 90% 89% 87% 86% 86% 86%
UV index Expand
0 0 1 1 2 1 1 0
Sunrise: 05:45 Sunset: 20:23 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
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Met Office 06:00, Tue
Updated 05:00 on Tue 22 Aug 2017 BST

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Tiree Heavy shower day 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Overcast 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Overcast 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Overcast 53.479 -2.247
Brighton Cloudy 50.822 -0.136
Dover Sunny day 51.126 1.318
Exeter Cloudy 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Cloudy 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Sunny intervals 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Cloudy 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Overcast 51.556 -1.778
York Cloudy 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Overcast 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Overcast 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Cloudy 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Cloudy 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 Cloudy 56.82 -5.104
Belfast Overcast 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Sunny intervals 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Sunny intervals 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Cloudy 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Overcast 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Cloudy 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Sunny day 60.154 -1.143
London Cloudy 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Overcast 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry Light rain 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Overcast 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Heavy rain 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Cloudy 58.439 -3.092
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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: 03:07 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

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Unst Airport

Location
60.748, -0.848
Altitude
16.0 m above mean sea level

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