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Lerwick (S. Screen) (nearest observation site to South Nesting Bay)

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South Nesting Bay forecast
Fri 30 Sep 2016
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Light shower night Cloudy Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Clear night
9.3 ° 8.6 ° 8.3 ° 8.0 ° 7.7 °
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WNW 18 NW 11 NW 7 WNW 9 WNW 8
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87% 92% 91% 89% 95%
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Sat 01 Oct 2016
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Clear night Partly cloudy night Clear night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Light rain Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light shower day Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
7.8 ° 8.0 ° 7.4 ° 6.9 ° 7.0 ° 6.7 ° 7.3 ° 7.4 ° 7.5 ° 7.9 ° 9.2 ° 9.9 ° 10.5 ° 10.2 ° 9.8 ° 9.9 ° 9.4 ° 9.1 °
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NNW 8 NW 7 NW 5 NNW 5 NNW 5 NNW 5 NNW 5 N 2 NNW 2 NNW 3 NNE 5 ENE 5 NE 6 ENE 7 ENE 5 NE 6 NE 7 NE 3
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E E VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG E E E VG E E VG
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90% 89% 91% 93% 92% 91% 86% 86% 87% 80% 77% 73% 68% 71% 75% 71% 76% 80%
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1004 1004 1005 1005 1005 1005 1006 1006 1007 1008 1008 1009 1009 1010 1010 1011 1011 1012
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Issued at: 1900 on Sat 1 Oct 2016

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Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 12.4 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 11.4 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Lerwick 7.2 °C
Highest rainfall Lerwick 5.2 mm
Sunniest Lerwick 5.1 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Gravesend 19.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Salsburgh 10.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Aboyne 0.6 °C
Highest rainfall Glasgow 19.0 mm
Sunniest Charterhall 8.8 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: 0002 on Sat 1 Oct 2016

Weather map

Sat 1900

Weather observation map for South Nesting Bay

South Nesting Bay South Nesting Bay – Cloudy 60.2897 -1.1303
Kirkwall Kirkwall – Clear night 58.954 -2.9
Wick John O Groats Airport Wick John O Groats Airport – Clear night 58.454 -3.089
Altnaharra SAWS Altnaharra SAWS – Cloudy 58.288 -4.442
Altnaharra SAWS Altnaharra SAWS – Cloudy 58.288 -4.442
Lossiemouth Lossiemouth – Clear night 57.712 -3.322
Aultbea Aultbea – Clear night 57.859 -5.636
Aberdeen Airport Aberdeen Airport – Cloudy 57.206 -2.202
Stornoway Stornoway – Clear night 58.214 -6.325
Bealach Na Ba Bealach Na Ba – No data 57.4175 -5.689
Cairnwell Cairnwell – No data 56.879 -3.42
Skye/Lusa (SAMOS) Skye/Lusa (SAMOS) – Clear night 57.257 -5.809
Leuchars Leuchars – Cloudy 56.377 -2.862
Aonach Mor Aonach Mor – No data 56.822 -4.97
Glen Ogle Glen Ogle – No data 56.423 -4.32
Edinburgh/Gogarbank Edinburgh/Gogarbank – Light shower night 55.928 -3.343
Charterhall Charterhall – Clear night 55.709 -2.383
Glasgow/Bishopton Glasgow/Bishopton – Partly cloudy night 55.907 -4.533

Location Details

South Nesting Bay

Location: 60.2897, -1.1303

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: 17.0 km