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Lerwick (S. Screen) (nearest observation site to Sumburgh Airport)

Thursday (Thursday 18 January 2018)
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
Clear night Partly cloudy night Light snow shower night Clear night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Light snow shower day Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light rain Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Partly cloudy night Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
-2.7 ° -2.0 ° 0.2 ° 0.1 ° -1.7 ° -2.2 ° 0.9 ° 1.3 ° 0.7 ° 0.8 ° 0.5 ° -0.1 ° 0.9 ° 1.0 ° 0.8 ° 0.9 ° 1.5 ° 1.5 ° 0.7 ° -0.3 ° 0.1 ° 0.6 ° -0.3 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 1 SSW 1 W 9 N 0 SSE 2 SW 3 W 6 WNW 6 SW 6 N 0 W 11 WSW 9 W 11 WSW 14 WNW 7 W 6 WNW 7 W 6 W 7 WSW 6 NNW 3 WNW 2 N 0
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG P VG VG E VG E G VG P E VG VG G G E E VG E E E E
Humidity Expand
83% 84% 92% 94% 91% 92% 96% 92% 87% 94% 96% 93% 89% 90% 87% 91% 87% 82% 87% 90% 91% 95% 95%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
986 986 986 986 986 986 986 987 987 988 988 989 989 989 989 990 990 990 991 991 991 991 992
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F S F F F R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 08:48 Sunset: 15:44 Moon phase: New
Friday (Friday 19 January 2018)
00:00
Partly cloudy night
Temperature (°C)
0.2 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
NW 1
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E
Humidity Expand
97%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
991
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F
Sunrise: 08:46 Sunset: 15:47 Moon phase: New

– = No Data

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Extremes

Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Fair Isle 4.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 2.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound -4.8 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 4.2 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 1.7 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Swanage 10.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Drumnadrochit -0.5 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Loch Glascarnoch SAWS -7.7 °C
Highest rainfall Rochdale 20.8 mm
Sunniest Bournemouth Airport 5.2 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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