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Baltasound (nearest observation site to Yell Sound)

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Yell Sound forecast
Sat 21 Jan 2017
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5.0 ° 4.7 ° 6.2 ° 6.3 ° 6.5 ° 6.8 ° 6.5 ° 6.5 ° 6.0 ° 6.3 ° 6.5 ° 6.5 ° 6.2 ° 5.8 ° 5.9 ° 6.1 ° 6.2 ° 6.3 ° 6.4 ° 5.9 ° 4.7 ° 4.6 ° 4.2 °
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SW 13 SSW 8 SSW 9 SSW 8 SSW 6 S 13 S 14 S 9 S 17 S 21 S 16 SW 14 SSW 21 SW 16 S 8 S 8 SSW 7 SSW 9 SSW 13 SSW 13 SW 6 WSW 7 SW 3
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VG VG E E VG VG VG G G G G M E G G G VG E E E E E E
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91% 92% 90% 88% 89% 89% 90% 91% 93% 94% 95% 95% 94% 94% 93% 92% 92% 90% 86% 86% 86% 91% 90%
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Sun 22 Jan 2017
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Partly cloudy night Cloudy
3.3 ° 2.7 °
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S 10 S 5
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E VG
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1023 1023
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F F
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Issued at: 0100 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

Sun 0100

Weather observation map for Yell Sound

Yell Sound Yell Sound – Cloudy 60.5747 -1.2442
Kirkwall Kirkwall – Clear night 58.954 -2.9
Wick John O Groats Airport Wick John O Groats Airport – Clear night 58.454 -3.089
Altnaharra SAWS Altnaharra SAWS – Partly cloudy night 58.288 -4.442
Altnaharra SAWS Altnaharra SAWS – Partly cloudy night 58.288 -4.442
Lossiemouth Lossiemouth – Clear night 57.712 -3.322
Aultbea Aultbea – Clear night 57.859 -5.636
Aberdeen Airport Aberdeen Airport – Overcast 57.206 -2.202
Stornoway Stornoway – Overcast 58.214 -6.325
Bealach Na Ba Bealach Na Ba – No data 57.4175 -5.689
Skye/Lusa (SAMOS) Skye/Lusa (SAMOS) – Clear night 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 – Cloudy 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 – Mist 55.709 -2.383
Glasgow/Bishopton Glasgow/Bishopton – Mist 55.907 -4.533

Location Details

Yell Sound

Location: 60.5747, -1.2442

Altitude: 0.0 m above mean sea level

Baltasound

Location: 60.749, -0.854

Altitude: 15.0 m above mean sea level

Distance from Yell Sound: 28.8 km