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Lerwick (S. Screen)

Nearest observation site to Foula Airstrip

Wednesday (Wednesday 16 August 2017)
08:00 09:00 10:00 11:00 12:00 13:00 14:00 15:00 16:00 17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Cloudy Light shower day Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Light rain Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast
Temperature (°C) Expand
12.9 ° 13.1 ° 13.2 ° 14.0 ° 14.7 ° 13.6 ° 13.7 ° 13.8 ° 13.8 ° 13.5 ° 13.5 ° 13.4 ° 13.2 ° 13.2 ° 13.4 ° 13.4 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SW 23 30 SW 22 30 SW 22 SW 19 SSW 16 S 16 S 15 S 13 SSE 17 S 17 S 16 S 19 SSE 21 29 SSE 22 30 S 24 32 S 23 31
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G VG E E E VG VG VG G G G G G G G
Humidity Expand
94% 91% 89% 79% 79% 91% 92% 88% 89% 92% 94% 94% 94% 94% 93% 93%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1011 1011 1011 1011 1011 1011 1011 1011 1010 1009 1009 1008 1007 1006 1005 1005
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R R F F F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 05:23 Sunset: 21:00 Moon phase: Third quarter
Thursday (Thursday 17 August 2017)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00 04:00 05:00 06:00 07:00 08:00
Overcast Light rain Overcast Mist Mist Cloudy Light rain Light rain Overcast
Temperature (°C) Expand
13.4 ° 12.9 ° 12.9 ° 13.3 ° 13.2 ° 12.9 ° 12.9 ° 13.0 ° 12.7 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
S 23 32 S 21 36 S 18 S 19 S 18 S 15 S 15 S 15 S 14
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G M M M M M M M M
Humidity Expand
93% 98% 96% 93% 94% 97% 97% 98%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1004 1004 1003 1002 1002 1001 1001 1000 1000
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 05:26 Sunset: 20:57 Moon phase: Third quarter
– = No Data Issued at: Foula Airstrip forecast >
Met Office 07:00, Thu
Updated 08:00 on Thu 17 Aug 2017 BST

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Tiree Cloudy 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Overcast 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Cloudy 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Overcast 53.479 -2.247
Brighton No data 50.822 -0.136
Dover No data 51.126 1.318
Exeter Overcast 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Light rain 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Heavy rain 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Light rain 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Overcast 51.556 -1.778
York Cloudy 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Sunny day 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Overcast 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Cloudy 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Sunny day 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Cloudy 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Cloudy 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Overcast 52.512 -3.312
Fort William No data 56.82 -5.104
Belfast Cloudy 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Overcast 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Cloudy 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Overcast 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Cloudy 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Sunny day 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Overcast 60.154 -1.143
London Overcast 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Sunny intervals 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry No data 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Mist 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Overcast 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Sunny day 58.439 -3.092

Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 16.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 14.8 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound 10.3 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 0.4 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 4.6 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Heathrow 23.6 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Harris Quidnish 14.4 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Aboyne 3.3 °C
Highest rainfall Lough Fea SAMOS 15.0 mm
Sunniest Leconfield Sar 9.0 hours

About extremes

Highest maximum temperature - (0900 to 2100 on the date shown)

Lowest maximum temperature - (0900 to 2100 on the date shown)

Lowest minimum temperature - (2100 on the previous day to 0900 on the date shown)

Highest rainfall -(2100 on the previous day to 2100 on the date shown)

Sunniest - (2100 on the previous day to 2100 on the date shown)

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Location details

Foula Airstrip

Location
60.123, -2.052
Altitude
45.0 m above mean sea level

Lerwick (S. Screen)

Location
60.139, -1.183
Altitude
82.0 m above mean sea level
Distance from Foula Airstrip
29.9

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