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Lerwick (S. Screen) (nearest observation site to Whalsay Airport)

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Tue 21 Feb 2017
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5.4 ° 4.9 ° 5.0 ° 4.8 ° 5.2 ° 5.3 ° 5.2 ° 5.1 ° 5.6 ° 6.4 ° 6.4 ° 5.9 ° 5.7 ° 5.3 ° 5.0 ° 5.4 ° 6.6 ° 7.9 ° 7.3 ° 4.9 ° 5.0 ° 5.5 ° 5.7 °
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W 31 53 WNW 33 55 WNW 30 44 W 30 45 WNW 23 43 WNW 22 34 W 19 30 W 17 W 17 WSW 14 SW 19 SW 22 30 SSW 29 37 SSW 29 41 S 32 46 SSW 38 52 SSW 36 48 SW 32 49 WSW 24 46 W 31 45 WSW 32 44 WSW 39 51 WSW 40 54
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
G VG G VG G VG VG VG VG VG G G M M M P M M M G G G G
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86% 72% 78% 78% 75% 70% 76% 75% 76% 79% 82% 91% 94% 93% 96% 97% 93% 97% 97% 93% 74% 74% 72%
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R R R R R R R R R F F F F F F F F F F F F F F
Wed 22 Feb 2017
0000 0100
Cloudy Partly cloudy night
5.4 ° 5.1 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) arrow down
WSW 39 56 WSW 40 59
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
G G
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76% 77%
Pressure (hPa) arrow down
978 977
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
F F
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Issued at: 0100 on Wed 22 Feb 2017

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Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 8.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 7.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Lerwick 3.8 °C
Highest rainfall Fair Isle 13.6 mm
Sunniest Lerwick 0.0 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Hereford 14.7 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 7.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Katesbridge 0.1 °C
Highest rainfall Cassley 43.2 mm
Sunniest Leconfield 4.1 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 Tue 21 Feb 2017