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Fair Isle (nearest observation site to Fair Isle Airstrip)

Tuesday (23 May 2017)
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Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Mist Mist Cloudy
Temperature (°C) Expand
10.2 ° 10.7 ° 10.9 ° 11.3 ° 11.3 ° 11.4 ° 11.6 ° 11.5 ° 11.2 ° 10.5 ° 10.0 ° 9.9 ° 9.6 ° 9.5 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
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Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
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Humidity Expand
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Pressure (hPa) Expand
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Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
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Sunrise: 04:16 Sunset: 21:52 Moon phase: Waning crescent
Wednesday (24 May 2017)
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Mist Mist Overcast Mist Drizzle Fog Fog Fog Fog Fog Fog
Temperature (°C) Expand
9.3 ° 9.5 ° 9.6 ° 9.5 ° 9.2 ° 9.2 ° 9.3 ° 9.3 ° 9.3 ° 9.9 ° 10.3 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 8 W 7 WSW 9 WSW 13 WSW 10 W 7 WSW 6 WSW 6 W 5 WSW 3 W 5
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
M M G M VP VP VP VP VP VP VP
Humidity Expand
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Pressure (hPa) Expand
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Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 04:14 Sunset: 21:54 Moon phase: Waning crescent

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Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 14.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 11.9 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Fair Isle 8.8 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 13.8 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 9.9 hours

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Location details

Fair Isle Airstrip

Location: 59.531, -1.631
Altitude: 62.0 m above mean sea level

Fair Isle

Location: 59.527, -1.628
Altitude: 57.0 m above mean sea level
Distance from Fair Isle Airstrip: 0.3 (miles)