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Lerwick (S. Screen)

Nearest observation site to South Nesting Bay

Thursday (Thursday 17 August 2017)
20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Cloudy Cloudy Mist Mist
Temperature (°C) Expand
14.0 ° 13.5 ° 12.2 ° 11.3 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SSW 8 S 8 SSW 9 SSW 2
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG M M
Humidity Expand
86% 87% 96% 97%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1001 1002 1002 1002
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R
Sunrise: 05:21 Sunset: 20:55 Moon phase: Third quarter
Friday (Friday 18 August 2017)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00 04:00 05:00 06:00 07:00 08:00 09:00 10:00 11:00 12:00 13:00 14:00 15:00 16:00 17:00 18:00 19:00
Light rain Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Mist Mist Mist Mist Mist Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Light rain Light rain
Temperature (°C) Expand
11.5 ° 11.6 ° 12.1 ° 12.2 ° 12.4 ° 12.5 ° 12.5 ° 13.1 ° 13.6 ° 13.8 ° 13.7 ° 14.4 ° 14.4 ° 14.3 ° 14.3 ° 14.6 ° 13.8 ° 13.5 ° 12.7 ° 13.0 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
ENE 1 SSW 1 NNE 1 ENE 5 SE 3 SE 5 ESE 5 ESE 3 SSE 8 SE 8 SE 7 SE 11 SE 10 ESE 15 ESE 14 SE 11 ESE 14 E 13 ESE 13 E 13
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
M M M G G P G G M M M M M G G G G G G M
Humidity Expand
97% 97% 95% 98% 98% 96% 98% 98% 97% 97% 94% 90% 88% 91% 92% 96% 96%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1002 1002 1001 1001 1001 1000 1000 1000 999 999 999 999 998 998 998 997 997 996 996 996
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 05:24 Sunset: 20:52 Moon phase: Waning crescent
– = No Data Issued at: South Nesting Bay forecast >
Met Office 19:00, Fri
Updated 20:00 on Fri 18 Aug 2017 BST

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Tiree Cloudy 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Light shower day 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Overcast 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Sunny intervals 53.479 -2.247
Brighton No data 50.822 -0.136
Dover No data 51.126 1.318
Exeter Cloudy 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Cloudy 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Cloudy 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Overcast 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Overcast 51.556 -1.778
York Cloudy 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Light rain 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Overcast 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Cloudy 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Overcast 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Overcast 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 Heavy shower day 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Cloudy 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Cloudy 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Light shower day 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Overcast 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 No data 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Sunny intervals 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Overcast 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Cloudy 58.439 -3.092

Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 19.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 16.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kirkwall 11.1 °C
Highest rainfall Baltasound 5.2 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 7.7 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Cavendish 25.4 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 15.5 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Katesbridge 5.0 °C
Highest rainfall Trawsgoed 30.0 mm
Sunniest Edinburgh/Gogarbank 12.5 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.

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Location details

South Nesting Bay

Location
60.29, -1.13
Altitude
0.0 m above mean sea level

Lerwick (S. Screen)

Location
60.139, -1.183
Altitude
82.0 m above mean sea level
Distance from South Nesting Bay
10.6

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