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Lerwick (S. Screen) (nearest observation site to Sella Ness)

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Sella Ness forecast
Sat 21 Jan 2017
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Overcast Overcast Drizzle Drizzle Drizzle Drizzle Drizzle Overcast Overcast Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Clear night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night
5.9 ° 5.8 ° 5.5 ° 5.4 ° 5.8 ° 5.8 ° 5.7 ° 5.7 ° 5.3 ° 5.3 ° 5.7 ° 5.7 ° 5.6 ° 5.5 ° 5.3 ° 4.8 ° 4.4 ° 3.9 ° 5.3 °
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S 15 S 17 S 17 S 17 S 19 S 19 S 24 29 SSW 17 29 SW 18 SW 10 SSW 11 SSW 10 SSW 10 SSW 9 SSW 8 SSW 6 SW 8 SW 10 S 11
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Sun 22 Jan 2017
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Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night
4.5 ° 3.9 ° 4.0 ° 3.5 ° 3.3 °
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SW 6 SW 7 SW 7 SW 8 SW 7
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Issued at: 0500 on Sun 22 Jan 2017

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Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Baltasound 6.7 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Kirkwall 5.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kirkwall 3.4 °C
Highest rainfall Lerwick 0.4 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 1.9 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Bridgefoot 9.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Altnaharra -0.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature South Farnborough -8.1 °C
Highest rainfall Isles of Scilly 1.2 mm
Sunniest Valley 7.6 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 Sat 21 Jan 2017

Weather map

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Weather observation map for Sella Ness

Sella Ness Sella Ness – Clear night 60.447 -1.277
Kirkwall Kirkwall – Clear night 58.954 -2.9
Wick John O Groats Airport Wick John O Groats Airport – Cloudy 58.454 -3.089
Altnaharra SAWS Altnaharra SAWS – Cloudy 58.288 -4.442
Altnaharra SAWS Altnaharra SAWS – Cloudy 58.288 -4.442
Lossiemouth Lossiemouth – Cloudy 57.712 -3.322
Aultbea Aultbea – Partly cloudy night 57.859 -5.636
Aberdeen Airport Aberdeen Airport – Overcast 57.206 -2.202
Stornoway Stornoway – Cloudy 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 – Mist 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 – Mist 55.928 -3.343
Charterhall Charterhall – Overcast 55.709 -2.383
Glasgow/Bishopton Glasgow/Bishopton – Overcast 55.907 -4.533

Location Details

Sella Ness

Location: 60.447, -1.277

Altitude: 7.0 m above mean sea level

Lerwick (S. Screen)

Location: 60.139, -1.183

Altitude: 82.0 m above mean sea level

Distance from Sella Ness: 34.6 km