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

Tuesday (Tuesday 21 November 2017)
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
Cloudy Light rain Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Light shower day Light shower night Light rain Light rain Light rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain
Temperature (°C)
3.2 ° 2.9 ° 2.8 ° 2.6 ° 2.5 ° 2.7 ° 3.2 ° 3.5 ° 3.6 ° 5.0 ° 5.2 ° 4.6 ° 5.3 ° 4.4 ° 4.2 ° 4.0 ° 3.9 ° 3.8 ° 4.1 ° 4.4 ° 4.3 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
N 5 NNW 10 N 6 NE 6 NNE 11 NNE 6 ENE 5 N 2 ESE 9 ESE 8 ESE 13 SSE 11 ESE 16 ESE 18 30 ESE 16 ESE 22 31 E 28 36 E 30 38 E 28 39 E 33 45 E 40 56
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E VG M G E VG VG G G VG VG E VG VG G G G M M M M
Humidity Expand
82% 88% 91% 89% 89% 82% 87% 89% 84% 76% 74% 82% 73% 81% 82% 85% 89% 90% 93% 91% 93%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1010 1010 1010 1009 1009 1008 1008 1008 1007 1006 1005 1004 1003 1002 1001 1000 998 997 995 993 992
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 08:17 Sunset: 15:24 Moon phase: New
Wednesday (Wednesday 22 November 2017)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00
Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain
Temperature (°C)
4.0 ° 4.1 ° 3.8 ° 3.4 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
E 44 57 E 45 62 ENE 45 63 ENE 49 62
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
M M M M
Humidity Expand
96% 92% 93% 91%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
990 989 988 987
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F
Sunrise: 08:19 Sunset: 15:22 Moon phase: Waxing crescent

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Extremes

Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Fair Isle 6.3 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 5.4 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound -0.6 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 20.8 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 0.0 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Bude 15.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Balmoral 3.8 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound -0.6 °C
Highest rainfall Cassley 32.6 mm
Sunniest Shoeburyness 1.0 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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