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Lerwick (S. Screen) (nearest observation site to The Deeps)

Monday (Monday 15 January 2018)
11:00 12:00 13:00 14:00 15:00 16:00 17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Light shower day Cloudy Overcast Overcast Cloudy Light shower night Cloudy Cloudy Heavy shower night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night
Temperature (°C)
4.9 ° 3.9 ° 4.5 ° 3.9 ° 2.1 ° 2.1 ° 3.0 ° 2.0 ° 1.6 ° 2.1 ° 2.4 ° 1.1 ° 2.5 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SSW 18 30 SW 22 34 SW 23 31 SSW 24 32 WSW 18 38 SW 18 38 SW 23 31 WSW 18 33 WSW 25 38 SW 19 34 SW 21 31 WSW 28 38 WSW 18
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG G VG VG VG G G VG M VG VG M VG
Humidity Expand
82% 88% 80% 82% 92% 95% 89% 91% 92% 81% 82% 92% 81%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
979 978 977 977 976 975 974 974 973 972 972 972 972
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 08:55 Sunset: 15:36 Moon phase: Waning crescent
Tuesday (Tuesday 16 January 2018)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00 04:00 05:00 06:00 07:00 08:00 09:00 10:00
Light snow shower night Light snow shower night Cloudy Cloudy Light snow shower night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light snow shower day Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
2.4 ° 1.2 ° 2.1 ° 2.2 ° 0.9 ° 0.9 ° 1.3 ° 2.0 ° 1.4 ° 1.5 ° 2.2 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SW 24 34 WSW 18 30 SW 23 30 SW 23 32 W 23 38 WSW 21 29 SW 26 40 WSW 23 39 WSW 30 40 WSW 23 45 SW 24 32
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG M VG VG M G VG VG VG M VG
Humidity Expand
74% 89% 82% 83% 90% 93% 86% 83% 83% 84% 76%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
971 971 971 971 971 970 970 969 970 970 970
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F F F F F R R
Sunrise: 08:54 Sunset: 15:38 Moon phase: New

– = No Data

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Extremes

Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Fair Isle 5.7 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Kirkwall 4.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound 3.2 °C
Highest rainfall Lerwick (S. Screen) 8.6 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 0.4 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Bournemouth Airport 12.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 3.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Fylingdales 0.6 °C
Highest rainfall Capel Curig 44.8 mm
Sunniest Dundrennan 3.6 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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