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Lerwick (S. Screen) (nearest observation site to Papa Stour Airstrip)

Thursday (Thursday 21 September 2017)
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 21:00 22:00 23:00
Heavy rain Light rain Light rain Drizzle Light rain Light shower night Fog Light rain Light rain Overcast Overcast Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Drizzle Overcast Drizzle Overcast Overcast Drizzle
Temperature (°C)
12.2 ° 11.8 ° 11.1 ° 11.0 ° 11.2 ° 11.6 ° 11.7 ° 11.1 ° 10.5 ° 11.1 ° 11.1 ° 11.3 ° 11.3 ° 10.9 ° 10.9 ° 10.6 ° 10.6 ° 10.3 ° 10.6 ° 10.6 ° 10.4 ° 10.4 ° 10.2 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SE 6 SSW 5 NW 7 NNW 6 ENE 5 ESE 2 SSW 5 NW 7 NW 9 NW 5 WNW 7 WNW 9 WNW 7 NW 8 WNW 7 NW 7 WNW 8 NW 8 NW 6 WNW 6 WNW 7 NW 8 NW 8
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VP P M G E VP VP P P E E VG G M M M M M E G G E G
Humidity Expand
100% 100% 100% 99% 99% 99% 100% 100% 99% 97% 95% 96% 94% 94% 95% 94% 97% 96% 96% 95% 96% 95% 95%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1007 1007 1007 1006 1006 1006 1006 1006 1006 1007 1007 1008 1008 1008 1009 1009 1009 1009 1009 1010 1010 1010 1011
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F F F S R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 06:48 Sunset: 19:11 Moon phase: New
Friday (Friday 22 September 2017)
00:00 01:00
Light rain Light rain
Temperature (°C)
10.0 ° 9.9 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WNW 9 NW 8
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E VG
Humidity Expand
97% 94%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1011 1011
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R
Sunrise: 06:50 Sunset: 19:08 Moon phase: New

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Extremes

Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Baltasound 12.2 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 11.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kirkwall 9.8 °C
Highest rainfall Baltasound 14.6 mm
Sunniest Fair Isle 0.9 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Shoeburyness 20.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Kinloss 11.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Castlederg 4.7 °C
Highest rainfall Whitechurch 24.2 mm
Sunniest Belfast International Airport 9.6 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)

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