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Baltasound (nearest observation site to Haroldswick)

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Haroldswick forecast
Thu 08 Dec 2016
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Cloudy Mist Overcast Mist Overcast Mist Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy
10.5 ° 10.4 ° 10.6 ° 10.7 ° 10.5 ° 10.7 ° 10.8 ° 10.3 ° 10.3 ° 10.8 ° 10.5 ° 10.1 ° 10.2 ° 10.4 ° 10.2 ° 10.2 ° 10.0 ° 9.5 ° 9.7 ° 9.8 °
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Fri 09 Dec 2016
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Overcast Cloudy Clear night Clear night
10.0 ° 9.6 ° 9.1 ° 8.6 °
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Issued at: 0400 on Fri 9 Dec 2016

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Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 11.3 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick 10.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kirkwall 10.1 °C
Highest rainfall Baltasound 1.8 mm
Sunniest Lerwick 0.0 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Exeter Airport 15.8 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Altnahinch Filters 9.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Fyvie Castle 3.6 °C
Highest rainfall Capel Curig 26.6 mm
Sunniest Aberporth 5.4 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 Thu 8 Dec 2016

Weather map

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Weather observation map for Haroldswick

Haroldswick Haroldswick – Clear night 60.78798 -0.83157
Kirkwall Kirkwall – Cloudy 58.954 -2.9
Wick John O Groats Airport Wick John O Groats Airport – Cloudy 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 – Overcast 57.859 -5.636
Aberdeen Airport Aberdeen Airport – Cloudy 57.206 -2.202
Stornoway Stornoway – Overcast 58.214 -6.325
Bealach Na Ba Bealach Na Ba – No data 57.4175 -5.689
Cairnwell Cairnwell – No data 56.879 -3.42
Skye/Lusa (SAMOS) Skye/Lusa (SAMOS) – Overcast 57.257 -5.809
Leuchars Leuchars – Overcast 56.377 -2.862
Aonach Mor Aonach Mor – No data 56.822 -4.97
South Uist Range South Uist Range – Overcast 57.358 -7.397
Glen Ogle Glen Ogle – No data 56.423 -4.32
Edinburgh/Gogarbank Edinburgh/Gogarbank – Overcast 55.928 -3.343
Charterhall Charterhall – Overcast 55.709 -2.383
Glasgow/Bishopton Glasgow/Bishopton – Overcast 55.907 -4.533

Location Details

Haroldswick

Location: 60.78798, -0.83157

Altitude: 5.0 m above mean sea level

Baltasound

Location: 60.749, -0.854

Altitude: 15.0 m above mean sea level

Distance from Haroldswick: 4.5 km