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Lerwick (S. Screen) (nearest observation site to Mossbank)

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Mossbank forecast
Mon 26 Sep 2016
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9.3 ° 10.4 ° 11.3 ° 12.1 ° 12.9 ° 13.1 ° 12.9 ° 12.7 ° 13.0 ° 12.0 ° 11.8 ° 11.2 ° 10.7 ° 9.8 ° 10.0 ° 10.6 ° 11.2 °
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SW 17 SW 16 SW 18 SSW 19 29 SSW 17 SSW 19 S 17 S 18 S 17 S 19 S 19 SSW 16 S 13 SSW 7 SSW 10 S 13 S 16
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Tue 27 Sep 2016
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11.1 ° 11.3 ° 11.4 ° 11.3 ° 11.2 ° 11.2 ° 11.2 ° 11.3 °
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S 15 S 13 S 15 S 16 S 17 S 17 S 21 S 19
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Issued at: 0700 on Tue 27 Sep 2016

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Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 15.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick 13.4 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kirkwall 8.0 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall Trace 
Sunniest Lerwick 8.8 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Shoeburyness 19.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Blencathra 11.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Aboyne 0.1 °C
Highest rainfall Pembrey Sands 23.0 mm
Sunniest Lerwick 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 Tue 27 Sep 2016

Weather map

Tue 0700

Weather observation map for Mossbank

Mossbank Mossbank – Cloudy 60.45953 -1.18028
Kirkwall Kirkwall – Cloudy 58.954 -2.9
Wick John O Groats Airport Wick John O Groats Airport – Light rain 58.454 -3.089
Altnaharra SAWS Altnaharra SAWS – Heavy rain 58.288 -4.442
Altnaharra SAWS Altnaharra SAWS – Heavy rain 58.288 -4.442
Lossiemouth Lossiemouth – Light rain 57.712 -3.322
Aultbea Aultbea – Light rain 57.859 -5.636
Aberdeen Airport Aberdeen Airport – Light shower night 57.206 -2.202
Stornoway Stornoway – Light rain 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) – Heavy rain 57.257 -5.809
Leuchars Leuchars – Light rain 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 – Heavy rain 55.907 -4.533

Location Details

Mossbank

Location: 60.45953, -1.18028

Altitude: 22.0 m above mean sea level

Lerwick (S. Screen)

Location: 60.139, -1.183

Altitude: 82.0 m above mean sea level

Distance from Mossbank: 35.6 km