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Baltasound (nearest observation site to Fetlar Airport)

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Fetlar Airport forecast
Fri 24 Feb 2017
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NNW 14 NNW 7 NNW 16 NNE 9 NNE 7 NNW 10 N 16 N 7 NNW 5 E 9 W 2 WNW 2 SSE 2 SE 6 SSE 7 SSE 10 SE 16 SE 17 SSE 21 SSE 26 34 SSE 29 37 SE 31 41
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64% 76% 69% 76% 71% 67% 76% 72% 73% 84% 69% 52% 53% 68% 71% 74% 77% 76% 70% 65% 70% 75%
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Sat 25 Feb 2017
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Light shower night Light shower night Drizzle
3.6 ° 4.0 ° 4.3 °
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SE 38 47 SE 40 51 SSE 40 54
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F F F
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Issued at: 0200 on Sat 25 Feb 2017

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Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Baltasound 6.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick 4.2 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound -3.1 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 3.6 mm
Sunniest Lerwick 5.3 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Isles of Scilly 11.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 2.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Altnaharra -5.7 °C
Highest rainfall Cluanie Inn 13.2 mm
Sunniest St Athan 8.2 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 Fri 24 Feb 2017

Weather map

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Weather observation map for Fetlar Airport

Fetlar Airport Fetlar Airport – Drizzle 60.6023 -0.8609
Kirkwall Kirkwall – Overcast 58.954 -2.9
Wick John O Groats Airport Wick John O Groats Airport – Overcast 58.454 -3.089
Altnaharra SAWS Altnaharra SAWS – Light shower night 58.288 -4.442
Altnaharra SAWS Altnaharra SAWS – Light shower night 58.288 -4.442
Lossiemouth Lossiemouth – Overcast 57.712 -3.322
Aultbea Aultbea – Overcast 57.859 -5.636
Aberdeen Airport Aberdeen Airport – Overcast 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
Aultbea Aultbea – Overcast 57.859 -5.636
Leuchars Leuchars – Overcast 56.377 -2.862
Aonach Mor Aonach Mor – No data 56.822 -4.97
South Uist Range South Uist Range – Heavy rain 57.358 -7.397
Glen Ogle Glen Ogle – No data 56.423 -4.32
Edinburgh/Gogarbank Edinburgh/Gogarbank – Light rain 55.928 -3.343
Charterhall Charterhall – Heavy rain 55.709 -2.383
Glasgow/Bishopton Glasgow/Bishopton – Light rain 55.907 -4.533

Location Details

Fetlar Airport

Location: 60.6023, -0.8609

Altitude: 62.0 m above mean sea level

Baltasound

Location: 60.749, -0.854

Altitude: 15.0 m above mean sea level

Distance from Fetlar Airport: 16.3 km