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

Monday (Monday 11 December 2017)
19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Clear night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
1.9 ° 1.0 ° 2.7 ° 3.3 ° 3.3 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
NNW 5 N 7 NNE 7 ENE 11 ENE 11
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E E VG VG E
Humidity Expand
92% 96% 91% 89% 89%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
993 994 994 995 995
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R
Sunrise: 08:56 Sunset: 14:59 Moon phase: Third quarter
Tuesday (Tuesday 12 December 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
Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Clear night Partly cloudy night Clear night Clear night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
3.2 ° 3.1 ° 2.0 ° 1.9 ° 2.5 ° 1.7 ° 1.7 ° 1.3 ° 1.1 ° -1.0 ° 1.0 ° 2.7 ° 2.4 ° 2.4 ° 2.5 ° 2.6 ° 1.6 ° 2.6 ° 1.8 ° 2.7 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
ENE 11 NNE 5 NNW 7 NNW 9 ENE 6 NNW 3 NNW 7 NNW 6 NW 6 WNW 2 W 3 WSW 6 WSW 5 SSW 5 WSW 5 WSW 3 SW 5 SSW 3 SSW 8 SSW 10
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E VG E E E E E E E E E VG E VG G E VG E VG E
Humidity Expand
89% 84% 87% 86% 87% 87% 81% 82% 83% 82% 85% 77% 80% 85% 87% 87% 89% 87% 89% 84%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
996 996 997 997 997 997 997 997 997 997 997 997 997 996 996 995 995 994 993 992
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R R F F R R S F F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 08:58 Sunset: 14:59 Moon phase: Third quarter

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Extremes

Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 5.8 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 3.2 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound -2.3 °C
Highest rainfall Baltasound 1.6 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 3.3 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Scilly St Marys 7.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Bingley SAMOS -0.9 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Chillingham Barns -12.8 °C
Highest rainfall Writtle 18.8 mm
Sunniest Morecambe No2 6.4 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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