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

Friday (Friday 22 September 2017)
20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Cloudy Cloudy Clear night Clear night
Temperature (°C)
11.2 ° 11.4 ° 11.2 ° 11.2 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SSE 15 SSE 15 SSE 15 SSE 16
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG G
Humidity Expand
92% 92% 92% 92%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1018 1018 1018 1018
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R S
Sunrise: 06:51 Sunset: 19:09 Moon phase: New
Saturday (Saturday 23 September 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
Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Drizzle Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
11.3 ° 11.3 ° 11.2 ° 11.5 ° 11.6 ° 11.6 ° 11.9 ° 12.2 ° 12.4 ° 12.5 ° 12.7 ° 12.8 ° 13.2 ° 13.1 ° 13.5 ° 13.6 ° 13.1 ° 13.1 ° 12.8 ° 12.5 ° 12.4 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SSE 18 SSE 16 SSE 17 SSE 16 SSE 17 SSE 19 SSE 21 SSE 21 29 SSE 22 30 SSE 21 30 SSE 19 29 SSE 24 32 SSE 25 34 SSE 24 33 SSE 26 34 SSE 25 36 SSE 23 36 SSE 23 32 SSE 24 34 SSE 25 38 SSE 25 37
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG G G G G G G G G G G M G G G M M G G G G
Humidity Expand
92% 93% 92% 92% 92% 94% 94% 93% 93% 94% 94% 94% 94% 94% 94% 93% 95% 95% 94% 92% 94%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1018 1018 1018 1018 1017 1017 1017 1017 1018 1018 1018 1018 1018 1018 1018 1018 1017 1017 1017 1017 1018
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R S R F F F F R R R R R S R R R F F F F R
Sunrise: 06:54 Sunset: 19:06 Moon phase: New

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Extremes

Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 14.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 12.9 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound 5.8 °C
Highest rainfall Baltasound 1.6 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 8.2 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Gravesend-Broadness 19.2 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 10.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Altnaharra SAWS -1.2 °C
Highest rainfall Harris Quidnish 20.0 mm
Sunniest Shoeburyness 11.4 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)

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