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Baltasound (nearest observation site to Unst Airport)

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Sat 10 Dec 2016
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Overcast Clear night Cloudy Heavy shower night Overcast Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light shower night Cloudy Light shower night Partly cloudy night Drizzle Overcast
7.7 ° 6.9 ° 7.8 ° 8.1 ° 8.4 ° 8.5 ° 8.7 ° 9.5 ° 8.3 ° 7.1 ° 6.7 ° 6.5 ° 7.2 ° 6.8 ° 6.8 ° 6.6 ° 6.5 ° 7.0 °
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SW 13 SW 14 SW 13 WSW 22 33 WSW 16 SW 17 SW 14 SW 16 WSW 15 SW 11 SW 14 29 SSW 11 WSW 15 SW 9 SW 16 SSW 11 SW 9 SW 9
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
G G M G G G G M G G VG G G G M G G G
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90% 87% 91% 90% 90% 89% 87% 84% 87% 90% 91% 95% 90% 94% 92% 92% 95% 95%
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F F R R R R R R R F F F S F F F F F
Sun 11 Dec 2016
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Light shower night Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night
7.0 ° 7.5 ° 7.9 ° 8.5 ° 8.4 ° 8.5 ° 8.4 °
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SSW 8 SW 11 WSW 10 W 11 W 14 W 13 WNW 11
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
G G VG G G M G
Humidity arrow down
97% 97% 98% 97% 95% 95% 95%
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1004 1003 1003 1003 1003 1004 1004
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
F F F F R R R
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Issued at: 0600 on Sun 11 Dec 2016

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Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Baltasound 9.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Kirkwall 9.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound 6.7 °C
Highest rainfall Baltasound 6.6 mm
Sunniest Lerwick 0.2 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature St James Park 13.7 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Killylane 7.4 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Fyvie Castle -0.2 °C
Highest rainfall Chivenor 22.6 mm
Sunniest Stornoway 2.1 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 Sat 10 Dec 2016