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

Tuesday (Tuesday 12 December 2017)
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 Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast
Temperature (°C)
2.7 ° 2.4 ° 2.4 ° 2.5 ° 2.6 ° 1.6 ° 2.6 ° 1.8 ° 2.7 ° 2.9 ° 3.9 ° 4.1 ° 4.6 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WSW 6 WSW 5 SSW 5 WSW 5 WSW 3 SW 5 SSW 3 SSW 8 SSW 10 SSW 11 SSW 17 30 SSW 19 33 S 22 31
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG E VG G E VG E VG E E VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
77% 80% 85% 87% 87% 89% 87% 89% 84% 83% 81% 82% 83%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
997 997 996 996 995 995 994 993 992 991 990 989 987
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 08:58 Sunset: 14:58 Moon phase: Third quarter
Wednesday (Wednesday 13 December 2017)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00 04:00 05:00 06:00 07:00 08:00 09:00 10:00
Light rain Light rain Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Clear night Clear night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
4.6 ° 3.4 ° 3.4 ° 3.3 ° 3.3 ° 3.4 ° 3.8 ° 4.0 ° 3.5 ° 2.2 ° 3.2 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
S 23 33 SSW 19 34 SW 17 30 SSW 13 SSW 14 28 WSW 14 29 WSW 18 WSW 15 WSW 10 SSW 8 SSW 11
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G M G VG VG VG VG G VG G G
Humidity Expand
85% 92% 93% 94% 95% 85% 86% 83% 85% 91% 91%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
986 985 984 984 983 982 981 980 980 979 979
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 09:00 Sunset: 14:58 Moon phase: Third quarter

– = No Data

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Extremes

Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Fair Isle 5.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Baltasound 3.5 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound -2.3 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 0.6 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 1.3 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Scilly St Marys 10.7 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fylingdales 0.2 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Shawbury -13.0 °C
Highest rainfall Capel Curig 23.2 mm
Sunniest Shoeburyness 6.6 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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