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

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Stenness forecast
Sun 25 Sep 2016
2100 2200 2300
Cloudy Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night
11.6 ° 10.6 ° 10.3 °
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SW 16 SW 15 SW 15
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84% 83% 86%
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Mon 26 Sep 2016
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Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Clear night Clear night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Light shower night Sunny intervals Sunny day Sunny day Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Clear night Clear night Partly cloudy night
10.2 ° 10.1 ° 10.0 ° 9.7 ° 9.8 ° 10.1 ° 9.9 ° 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 °
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SW 14 SW 13 SW 16 SW 15 SW 14 SW 15 SW 17 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
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VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG G G
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84% 86% 89% 87% 89% 90% 92% 84% 89% 81% 76% 68% 66% 80% 80% 78% 77% 82% 83% 90% 94% 95%
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1006 1007 1008 1009 1009 1010 1010 1011 1012 1012 1013 1013 1014 1014 1015 1015 1015 1015 1015 1016 1016 1016
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R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R
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Issued at: 2100 on Mon 26 Sep 2016

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Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 16.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 14.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Lerwick 12.3 °C
Highest rainfall Fair Isle 1.0 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 5.4 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Heathrow 21.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Tulloch Bridge 11.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Loch Glascarnoch 7.4 °C
Highest rainfall Leek 31.2 mm
Sunniest Aberdaron 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 Mon 26 Sep 2016

Weather map

Mon 2100

Weather observation map for Stenness

Stenness Stenness – Partly cloudy night 60.47841 -1.61112
Kirkwall Kirkwall – Partly cloudy night 58.954 -2.9
Wick John O Groats Airport Wick John O Groats Airport – Partly cloudy 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 – Cloudy 57.712 -3.322
Aultbea Aultbea – Cloudy 57.859 -5.636
Stornoway Stornoway – Clear night 58.214 -6.325
Aberdeen Airport Aberdeen Airport – Overcast 57.206 -2.202
Bealach Na Ba Bealach Na Ba – No data 57.4175 -5.689
Skye/Lusa (SAMOS) Skye/Lusa (SAMOS) – Light rain 57.257 -5.809
Cairnwell Cairnwell – No data 56.879 -3.42
Leuchars Leuchars – Overcast 56.377 -2.862
Aonach Mor Aonach Mor – No data 56.822 -4.97
South Uist Range South Uist Range – Clear night 57.358 -7.397
Glen Ogle Glen Ogle – No data 56.423 -4.32
Edinburgh/Gogarbank Edinburgh/Gogarbank – Cloudy 55.928 -3.343
Charterhall Charterhall – Overcast 55.709 -2.383
Glasgow/Bishopton Glasgow/Bishopton – Mist 55.907 -4.533

Location Details

Stenness

Location: 60.47841, -1.61112

Altitude: 4.0 m above mean sea level

Lerwick (S. Screen)

Location: 60.139, -1.183

Altitude: 82.0 m above mean sea level

Distance from Stenness: 44.5 km