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Baltasound (nearest observation site to Haroldswick)

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Haroldswick forecast
Tue 21 Feb 2017
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6.5 ° 6.8 ° 6.0 ° 6.1 ° 6.2 ° 5.4 ° 5.7 ° 6.4 ° 7.6 ° 7.6 ° 6.5 ° 5.4 ° 5.8 ° 6.0 °
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WSW 11 SW 11 SSW 16 S 17 SSW 23 32 S 30 40 S 33 46 SSW 29 48 SW 24 45 WSW 22 30 W 26 40 WSW 23 54 W 29 53 WSW 29 46
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
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79% 78% 85% 92% 94% 93% 94% 95% 95% 90% 85% 77% 74% 75%
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998 997 996 994 991 989 986 983 981 980 979 979 978 977
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F F F F F F F F F F F F F F
Wed 22 Feb 2017
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6.6 ° 5.3 ° 5.2 ° 4.8 ° 5.7 ° 5.2 ° 4.6 ° 5.6 ° 5.5 ° 5.3 ° 4.4 °
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WSW 32 46 WSW 33 54 WSW 34 49 W 32 66 WSW 40 55 W 36 61 WNW 39 54 WNW 36 48 WNW 31 51 WNW 34 48 WNW 33 56
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73% 80% 78% 90% 86% 91% 91% 85% 85% 85% 88%
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976 975 973 972 970 969 969 969 971 971 972
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
F F F F F F F F R R R
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Issued at: 1000 on Wed 22 Feb 2017

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Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 8.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 7.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Lerwick 3.8 °C
Highest rainfall Fair Isle 13.6 mm
Sunniest Lerwick 0.0 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Hereford 14.7 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 7.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Katesbridge 0.1 °C
Highest rainfall Cassley 43.2 mm
Sunniest Leconfield 4.1 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 Tue 21 Feb 2017

Weather map

Wed 1000

Weather observation map for Haroldswick

Haroldswick Haroldswick – Cloudy 60.78798 -0.83157
Kirkwall Kirkwall – Cloudy 58.954 -2.9
Wick John O Groats Airport Wick John O Groats Airport – Sunny intervals 58.454 -3.089
Altnaharra SAWS Altnaharra SAWS – Cloudy 58.288 -4.442
Altnaharra SAWS Altnaharra SAWS – Cloudy 58.288 -4.442
Lossiemouth Lossiemouth – Sunny intervals 57.712 -3.322
Aultbea Aultbea – Light shower day 57.859 -5.636
Aberdeen Airport Aberdeen Airport – Sunny day 57.206 -2.202
Stornoway Stornoway – Sunny intervals 58.214 -6.325
Bealach Na Ba Bealach Na Ba – No data 57.4175 -5.689
Aultbea Aultbea – Light shower day 57.859 -5.636
Leuchars Leuchars – Sunny day 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 – Sunny day 55.928 -3.343
Charterhall Charterhall – Sunny day 55.709 -2.383
Glasgow/Bishopton Glasgow/Bishopton – Light shower day 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