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Lerwick (S. Screen) (nearest observation site to Foula)

Friday (Friday 15 December 2017)
21:00 22:00 23:00
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
2.1 ° 2.1 ° 2.4 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
NNW 16 NW 13 NNW 13 29
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E E VG
Humidity Expand
80% 82% 79%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1006 1006 1006
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R
Sunrise: 09:06 Sunset: 15:00 Moon phase: Waning crescent
Saturday (Saturday 16 December 2017)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00 04:00 05:00 06:00 07:00 08:00 09:00 10:00 11:00 12:00 13:00 14:00 15:00 16:00 17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00
Cloudy Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Clear night Clear night Light snow shower night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Sunny day Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny day Sunny day Partly cloudy night Clear night Cloudy Clear night Clear night Clear night
Temperature (°C)
2.3 ° 1.1 ° 1.1 ° 0.6 ° 0.7 ° 1.3 ° 1.1 ° 1.1 ° 1.1 ° 1.8 ° 1.0 ° 2.2 ° 2.4 ° 2.0 ° 1.9 ° 1.9 ° 1.9 ° 2.1 ° 1.2 ° 1.9 ° 2.1 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
NW 9 WNW 16 WNW 10 NNW 11 NW 13 NNW 11 N 18 N 17 NNW 13 NNW 14 N 13 NNW 15 NNW 11 NNW 15 NNW 8 NW 8 NW 8 WNW 9 W 7 WNW 6 NW 3
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG E E E VG E VG G E E E E VG E E E E E E E E
Humidity Expand
79% 90% 86% 94% 89% 90% 94% 93% 91% 88% 92% 85% 82% 87% 86% 83% 81% 81% 89% 83% 83%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1007 1007 1007 1007 1008 1008 1008 1009 1009 1010 1011 1012 1012 1012 1013 1014 1014 1015 1015 1016 1016
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 09:07 Sunset: 15:00 Moon phase: Waning crescent

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Extremes

Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Fair Isle 5.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 3.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 1.8 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 2.0 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 2.3 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Scilly St Marys 9.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Carterhouse 1.8 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Fyvie Castle -5.8 °C
Highest rainfall Loch Glascarnoch SAWS 17.6 mm
Sunniest Exeter Airport 2 6.6 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.

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