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  • 16 °C 13 °C
    Light rain
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    Light rain
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    Light rain
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    Cloudy
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Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
14 °
Feels like temperature (°C)
9 °
Precipitation probability
10%
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SSE 30 37
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG
Humidity
85%
On or Off Shore Winds
Offshore Sea State ∗
UV index
0
Sunrise: 05:16 Sunset: 20:59 Moon phase: Third quarter Air pollution: 3

∗ Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

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Cloudy Heavy rain Heavy rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light shower day Light rain Light rain Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Partly cloudy night Cloudy Partly cloudy night
Temperature (°C)
14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 15 ° 16 ° 17 ° 17 ° 17 ° 17 ° 17 ° 17 ° 16 ° 15 ° 14 ° 14 ° 13 ° 13 °
Feels like temperature (°C)
9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 10 ° 10 ° 11 ° 11 ° 12 ° 13 ° 14 ° 15 ° 15 ° 16 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 14 ° 14 ° 13 ° 12 ° 12 ° 11 ° 11 °
Precipitation probability
20% 80% 90% 60% 50% 50% 50% 40% 50% 50% 10% 10% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5%
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SSE 28 38 SSE 29 41 SSE 28 39 SSE 26 37 S 23 33 S 22 31 S 18 26 S 15 22 S 13 19 S 11 16 S 8 14 SSW 8 14 SSW 9 15 SSW 10 16 SSW 11 16 SSW 10 17 SSW 11 17 SSW 12 17 S 12 17 S 12 18 S 13 18 S 12 18 S 12 18 S 11 17
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G G VG VG VG VG G VG VG VG E E E E E E VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
87% 90% 93% 93% 93% 95% 95% 94% 94% 93% 88% 81% 75% 69% 69% 67% 68% 72% 78% 83% 85% 89% 91% 93%
On or Off Shore Winds
Offshore Sea State ∗
Slight Moderate
UV index
0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 2 2 3 4 4 4 3 2 2 1 1 1 0 0 0
Sunrise: 05:19 Sunset: 20:56 Moon phase: Third quarter Air pollution: 3

∗ Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

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Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light shower day Light rain Heavy rain
Temperature (°C)
13 ° 13 ° 12 ° 13 ° 15 ° 15 ° 14 ° 13 ° 12 °
Feels like temperature (°C)
11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 12 ° 13 ° 13 ° 12 ° 11 ° 11 °
Precipitation probability
<5% <5% 10% 10% 10% 10% 40% 60% 80%
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
S 10 15 SSE 10 14 SSE 9 13 SE 10 15 SE 13 20 SE 14 21 E 12 18 E 12 19 ENE 10 15
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G G VG VG G M G
Humidity
94% 96% 97% 95% 87% 87% 89% 91% 94%
On or Off Shore Winds
Offshore Sea State ∗
Moderate Slight
UV index
0 0 0 1 2 3 2 1 0
Sunrise: 05:21 Sunset: 20:53 Moon phase: Waning crescent Air pollution: 3

∗ Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

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Light shower night Light shower night Sunny intervals Cloudy Light shower day Cloudy Light shower day Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 14 ° 14 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 °
Feels like temperature (°C)
10 ° 10 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 10 ° 10 ° 9 °
Precipitation probability
40% 40% 10% 10% 40% 20% 40% 10%
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
ENE 9 13 NE 10 14 NNE 11 16 N 14 22 NNW 17 26 NW 18 27 NW 18 28 NW 19 29
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
95% 92% 90% 83% 83% 85% 88% 90%
On or Off Shore Winds
Offshore Sea State ∗
Slight Moderate
UV index
0 0 1 2 3 2 1 0
Sunrise: 05:24 Sunset: 20:50 Moon phase: Waning crescent Air pollution: 3

∗ Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

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Light rain Overcast Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 13 ° 14 ° 14 ° 13 ° 12 °
Feels like temperature (°C)
9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 10 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 10 °
Precipitation probability
50% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
NW 20 30 NW 20 29 NW 17 25 NW 15 24 WNW 15 22 WNW 12 19 WNW 9 14 WSW 7 10
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
90% 88% 85% 79% 76% 79% 81% 88%
On or Off Shore Winds
Offshore Sea State ∗
Moderate
UV index
0 0 1 2 4 2 1 0
Sunrise: 05:26 Sunset: 20:47 Moon phase: Waning crescent Air pollution: 3

∗ Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

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Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Light shower day Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 13 ° 14 ° 14 ° 13 ° 13 °
Feels like temperature (°C)
10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 11 ° 12 ° 11 ° 11 ° 10 °
Precipitation probability
10% 10% 10% 10% 20% 20% 40% 20%
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SW 7 9 S 7 9 ESE 9 13 SSW 11 17 SSE 13 20 S 14 21 E 15 21 ENE 15 21
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG M M VG VG G G G
Humidity
91% 93% 91% 79% 81% 82% 84% 85%
On or Off Shore Winds
Offshore Sea State ∗
Moderate Slight Moderate
UV index
0 0 1 2 3 2 1 0
Sunrise: 05:29 Sunset: 20:44 Moon phase: New

∗ Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

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Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 14 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 °
Feels like temperature (°C)
10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 11 ° 11 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 °
Precipitation probability
20% 20% 20% 20% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
ENE 15 21 NE 16 23 NE 16 23 NE 17 24 NNE 18 25 NNE 18 25 NNE 17 24 N 16 23
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG G G VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
85% 87% 87% 83% 80% 82% 83% 84%
On or Off Shore Winds
Offshore Sea State ∗
No Data
UV index
0 0 1 2 3 2 1 0
Sunrise: 05:31 Sunset: 20:41 Moon phase: New

∗ Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

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Forecast Summary

Regional Forecast for Orkney & Shetland

Headline:

Windy with rain tonight. Thursday mainly dry with some sunshine.

This Evening and Tonight:

Cloudy with outbreaks of rain developing this evening, these turning heavy at times across Shetland and continuing there overnight. The rain turning showery across Orkney with some longer clear spells by morning. Fresh to strong southerly winds easing later. Minimum temperature 12 °C.

Thursday:

Shetland soon brightening. Then a mostly dry day with some good sunny spells. A few showers are possible in the afternoon, mainly across Orkney. Moderate south or southwest winds. Maximum temperature 18 °C.

Outlook for Friday to Sunday:

Lighter winds on Friday, but with rain or showers. Further rain or showers Saturday, but winds strengthening. Sunday mainly dry with some sunshine.

Updated: 15:24 on Wed 16 Aug 2017 BST

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

Rain moving east tonight, clearing to sunshine and showers Thursday.

This Evening and Tonight:

Cloud and rain will erratically move east tonight with some heavy bursts at times. There will also be some hill fog where the cloud thickens. Clear spells and showers will follow to the west. Winds easing away from the northwest.

Thursday:

Rain may be slow to clear southeast England on Thursday. Elsewhere, there will be sunny spells and showers and it will feel warm in any sheltered spots.

Outlook for Friday to Sunday:

Showers or longer spells of rain and strong winds Friday. Saturday breezy with showers in the north, drier and brighter in the south. Rain into the north and west Sunday.

Updated: 16:59 on Wed 16 Aug 2017 BST

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Monday 21 Aug 2017 to Wednesday 30 Aug 2017:

Rain should sink southeast on Monday, followed by showers in the north and west. Largely settled conditions are likely to develop across the majority of the UK by the middle of next week as showers and rain ease away. A few days of generally settled weather is then expected, barring a few showers. Through the rest of the period, it will probably turn more changeable on the whole with spells of rain, showers and strong winds at times, the heaviest of which are expected in the northwest. However, prolonged drier and brighter periods are likely between these spells of unsettled weather. Temperatures look set to remain around or a little below the average at first, although it may become generally warmer from the middle of next week.

UK Outlook for Thursday 31 Aug 2017 to Thursday 14 Sep 2017:

For the end of August and into the first part of September, we are most likely to see changeable weather conditions dominating across the UK. However, there is a chance of some more prolonged dry and fine weather at times too. As a result, on balance there are likely to be spells of rain and strong winds at times, especially across the north and west, which will then be interspersed with several days of drier and warmer weather. Temperatures may become warm or very warm at times, especially in the south. However, they will probably remain generally close to normal for the time of year elsewhere.

Updated: 16:59 on Wed 16 Aug 2017 BST