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Baltasound (nearest observation site to Unst Airport)

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Unst Airport forecast
Tue 28 Feb 2017
2000 2100 2200 2300
Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night
4.6 ° 4.3 ° 3.4 ° 3.6 °
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N 23 37 N 22 33 NNW 19 33 NNW 21 33
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
VG G VG VG
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66% 74% 77% 73%
Pressure (hPa) arrow down
983 983 983 984
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
R R R R
Wed 01 Mar 2017
0000 0100 0200 0300 0400 0500 0600 0700 0800 0900 1000 1100 1200 1300 1400 1500 1600 1700 1800 1900 2000
Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Light rain Heavy shower night Light shower night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Sunny day Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Overcast Light shower day Overcast Drizzle Light rain Light shower day Overcast Light shower night Heavy shower night
3.7 ° 2.9 ° 3.6 ° 2.1 ° 1.8 ° 2.3 ° 3.0 ° 2.7 ° 3.1 ° 2.9 ° 4.8 ° 5.5 ° 4.8 ° 3.7 ° 4.3 ° 3.6 ° 3.9 ° 4.3 ° 3.9 ° 4.0 ° 3.7 °
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NNW 21 31 NNW 18 36 NNW 17 NW 18 30 NNW 14 WNW 21 33 WNW 22 34 WNW 18 W 19 W 21 31 W 21 33 W 22 30 W 22 31 WSW 23 36 W 26 32 WSW 24 37 W 17 34 W 16 WNW 8 NNW 8 N 11
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
VG VG VG M E P E E VG E VG VG VG G VG G M M VG G M
Humidity arrow down
74% 73% 72% 82% 85% 87% 79% 78% 76% 80% 71% 72% 77% 89% 88% 92% 93% 93% 93% 95% 93%
Pressure (hPa) arrow down
984 984 984 984 984 984 984 984 984 984 983 983 982 981 981 980 979 979 979 979 979
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
R R R R R R F F F F F F F F F F F F R
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Issued at: 2000 on Wed 1 Mar 2017

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Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 8.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick 6.4 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound -1.4 °C
Highest rainfall Lerwick 4.2 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 6.6 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Murlough 10.4 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Leek 3.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Dalwhinnie -8.6 °C
Highest rainfall Capel Curig 36.6 mm
Sunniest Charterhall 8.3 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 28 Feb 2017