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

Wednesday (Wednesday 22 November 2017)
23:00
Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
3.0 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
N 15
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG
Humidity Expand
74%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
980
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F
Sunrise: 08:20 Sunset: 15:21 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
Thursday (Thursday 23 November 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 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light shower day Cloudy Sunny intervals Partly cloudy night Light shower night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Clear night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
3.3 ° 3.3 ° 2.5 ° 2.2 ° 1.9 ° 1.7 ° 1.8 ° 2.1 ° 2.4 ° 2.4 ° 2.4 ° 2.5 ° 3.3 ° 2.4 ° 3.6 ° 3.7 ° 3.8 ° 2.6 ° 3.4 ° 4.3 ° 4.3 ° 4.9 ° 4.9 ° 5.1 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
N 15 N 16 N 16 N 17 N 11 N 9 N 10 NNW 6 NNW 8 WNW 7 WNW 9 WNW 9 WNW 14 WNW 13 NW 15 WNW 16 WNW 21 W 15 34 W 25 33 W 29 38 W 28 45 W 32 43 W 30 45 W 32 45
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG E E E E E E E E E E E G VG VG E G E VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
62% 63% 70% 67% 72% 72% 68% 70% 69% 70% 76% 76% 82% 84% 77% 70% 66% 81% 65% 59% 59% 54% 60% 55%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
980 979 978 978 977 977 977 977 977 977 977 978 978 979 979 980 981 983 983 984 985 985 985 986
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F F F F R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 08:22 Sunset: 15:19 Moon phase: Waxing crescent

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Extremes

Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Fair Isle 5.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Kirkwall 4.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 1.4 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 5.0 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 0.7 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Manston 13.8 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Balmoral 1.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Loch Glascarnoch SAWS -2.8 °C
Highest rainfall Spadeadam 24.8 mm
Sunniest Yeovilton 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)

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