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

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South Nesting Bay forecast
Mon 23 Jan 2017
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6.3 ° 6.2 ° 6.8 ° 6.5 ° 6.1 ° 4.9 ° 4.9 ° 4.1 ° 5.8 ° 5.0 °
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Tue 24 Jan 2017
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Clear night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night Cloudy Overcast Light rain Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals
4.7 ° 5.4 ° 5.2 ° 5.5 ° 6.4 ° 6.0 ° 6.7 ° 6.8 ° 7.3 ° 7.1 ° 8.0 ° 7.9 ° 8.5 ° 8.5 ° 8.5 °
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SSW 16 SSW 21 S 16 SSW 18 SSW 19 SSW 24 32 SSW 23 29 SSW 22 31 SSW 26 34 SSW 26 38 SW 30 39 SW 29 39 SW 25 37 SSW 26 37 SW 26 37
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F F F F F F F F F F R R R R R
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Issued at: 1400 on Tue 24 Jan 2017

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Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Fair Isle 7.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick 6.8 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kirkwall 2.6 °C
Highest rainfall Fair Isle 1.4 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 2.2 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Isles of Scilly 11.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Herstmonceux 0.9 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Katesbridge -7.1 °C
Highest rainfall Fair Isle 1.4 mm
Sunniest Bude 7.9 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 Mon 23 Jan 2017

Weather map

Tue 1400

Weather observation map for South Nesting Bay

South Nesting Bay South Nesting Bay – Sunny intervals 60.2897 -1.1303
Kirkwall Kirkwall – Sunny intervals 58.954 -2.9
Wick John O Groats Airport Wick John O Groats Airport – Cloudy 58.454 -3.089
Altnaharra SAWS Altnaharra SAWS – Sunny day 58.288 -4.442
Altnaharra SAWS Altnaharra SAWS – Sunny day 58.288 -4.442
Lossiemouth Lossiemouth – Cloudy 57.712 -3.322
Aultbea Aultbea – Sunny day 57.859 -5.636
Aberdeen Airport Aberdeen Airport – Sunny day 57.206 -2.202
Stornoway Stornoway – Cloudy 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) – Sunny day 57.257 -5.809
Leuchars Leuchars – Cloudy 56.377 -2.862
Aonach Mor Aonach Mor – No data 56.822 -4.97
South Uist Range South Uist Range – Cloudy 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 – Mist 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