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Lerwick (S. Screen) (nearest observation site to Papa Stour Airstrip)

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Papa Stour Airstrip forecast
Thu 19 Jan 2017
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8.7 ° 8.8 ° 8.7 ° 8.5 ° 8.2 ° 8.0 ° 8.3 ° 8.3 ° 8.5 ° 8.5 ° 8.6 ° 8.8 ° 8.6 ° 8.4 ° 8.4 ° 8.3 ° 8.4 ° 8.3 ° 8.3 ° 8.2 ° 8.2 ° 8.2 ° 8.3 °
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Fri 20 Jan 2017
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Overcast Overcast
8.2 ° 8.2 °
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WSW 31 41 WSW 29 41
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1028 1028
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Issued at: 0100 on Fri 20 Jan 2017

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Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 10.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 8.9 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kirkwall 7.7 °C
Highest rainfall Lerwick 1.0 mm
Sunniest Lerwick 0.3 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kinbrace 11.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Wych Cross 4.2 °C
Lowest minimum temperature South Farnborough -6.2 °C
Highest rainfall Harris Quidnish 2.6 mm
Sunniest Camborne 8.3 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)

The information shown is initial data as it is received; observations are subject to final quality control after publication on this website. This is particularly the case for rainfall totals during snow events.

Issued at: 2302 on Thu 19 Jan 2017

Weather map

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Weather observation map for Papa Stour Airstrip

Papa Stour Airstrip Papa Stour Airstrip – Overcast 60.3227 -1.6908
Kirkwall Kirkwall – Overcast 58.954 -2.9
Wick John O Groats Airport Wick John O Groats Airport – Overcast 58.454 -3.089
Altnaharra SAWS Altnaharra SAWS – Overcast 58.288 -4.442
Altnaharra SAWS Altnaharra SAWS – Overcast 58.288 -4.442
Lossiemouth Lossiemouth – Cloudy 57.712 -3.322
Aultbea Aultbea – Overcast 57.859 -5.636
Aberdeen Airport Aberdeen Airport – Fog 57.206 -2.202
Stornoway Stornoway – Overcast 58.214 -6.325
Bealach Na Ba Bealach Na Ba – No data 57.4175 -5.689
Skye/Lusa (SAMOS) Skye/Lusa (SAMOS) – Overcast 57.257 -5.809
Cairnwell Cairnwell – No data 56.879 -3.42
Leuchars Leuchars – Overcast 56.377 -2.862
Aonach Mor Aonach Mor – No data 56.822 -4.97
South Uist Range South Uist Range – Overcast 57.358 -7.397
Glen Ogle Glen Ogle – No data 56.423 -4.32
Edinburgh/Gogarbank Edinburgh/Gogarbank – Overcast 55.928 -3.343
Charterhall Charterhall – Overcast 55.709 -2.383
Glasgow/Bishopton Glasgow/Bishopton – Overcast 55.907 -4.533

Location Details

Papa Stour Airstrip

Location: 60.3227, -1.6908

Altitude: 21.0 m above mean sea level

Lerwick (S. Screen)

Location: 60.139, -1.183

Altitude: 82.0 m above mean sea level

Distance from Papa Stour Airstrip: 34.7 km