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Fair Isle (nearest observation site to Fair Isle Airstrip)

Tuesday (Tuesday 19 September 2017)
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Temperature (°C)
11.4 ° 12.1 ° 12.1 ° 12.7 ° 12.5 ° 12.1 ° 12.1 ° 11.8 ° 10.8 ° 10.5 ° 10.3 ° 9.7 ° 9.3 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WNW 13 WNW 11 WNW 11 WNW 14 WNW 11 NW 9 WNW 10 WNW 13 WNW 10 WNW 8 WNW 8 WNW 6 WNW 5
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG VG E E VG VG E E E E VG
Humidity Expand
83% 85% 82% 82% 80% 81% 82% 83% 83% 85% 86% 88% 92%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1017 1016 1016 1016 1016 1016 1016 1016 1016 1016 1016 1015 1015
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R F F F R F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 06:43 Sunset: 19:16 Moon phase: Waning crescent
Wednesday (Wednesday 20 September 2017)
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Clear night Clear night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Clear night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Overcast Overcast Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
9.0 ° 8.5 ° 9.5 ° 9.4 ° 9.0 ° 8.8 ° 9.5 ° 10.8 ° 11.0 ° 11.4 ° 11.4 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 2 WSW 3 SW 7 SW 6 S 3 S 6 S 8 SSE 8 SE 10 ESE 10 SE 11
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E VG E E E E E E E E E
Humidity Expand
92% 95% 93% 93% 93% 93% 93% 92% 90% 89% 89%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1015 1014 1014 1013 1013 1012 1012 1011 1011 1010 1010
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 06:45 Sunset: 19:13 Moon phase: Waning crescent

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Extremes

Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 15.6 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 12.8 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kirkwall 7.8 °C
Highest rainfall Fair Isle 0.2 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 6.6 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Mumbles Head 18.8 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 12.8 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Braemar No2 -0.8 °C
Highest rainfall Cromer 10.6 mm
Sunniest Leuchars 10.8 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)

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