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

Wednesday (Wednesday 20 September 2017)
20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Light rain Drizzle Drizzle Light rain
Temperature (°C)
12.1 ° 12.1 ° 12.2 ° 12.1 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SSE 9 S 7 SE 5 E 3
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
P P VP VP
Humidity Expand
99% 99% 99% 100%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1008 1008 1008 1008
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F
Sunrise: 06:44 Sunset: 19:12 Moon phase: Waning crescent
Thursday (Thursday 21 September 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
Heavy rain Heavy rain Light rain Light rain Drizzle Light rain Light shower night Fog Light rain Light rain Overcast Overcast Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Drizzle Overcast Drizzle
Temperature (°C)
12.2 ° 12.2 ° 11.8 ° 11.1 ° 11.0 ° 11.2 ° 11.6 ° 11.7 ° 11.1 ° 10.5 ° 11.1 ° 11.1 ° 11.3 ° 11.3 ° 10.9 ° 10.9 ° 10.6 ° 10.6 ° 10.3 ° 10.6 ° 10.6 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
E 2 SE 6 SSW 5 NW 7 NNW 6 ENE 5 ESE 2 SSW 5 NW 7 NW 9 NW 5 WNW 7 WNW 9 WNW 7 NW 8 WNW 7 NW 7 WNW 8 NW 8 NW 6 WNW 6
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VP VP P M G E VP VP P P E E VG G M M M M M E G
Humidity Expand
99% 100% 100% 100% 99% 99% 99% 100% 100% 99% 97% 95% 96% 94% 94% 95% 94% 97% 96% 96% 95%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1007 1007 1007 1007 1006 1006 1006 1006 1006 1006 1007 1007 1008 1008 1008 1009 1009 1009 1009 1009 1010
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F F F F S R R R R R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 06:46 Sunset: 19:09 Moon phase: New

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Extremes

Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 15.2 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 12.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 6.6 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 5.2 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 1.2 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Cardiff Bute Park 19.7 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Castlederg 12.4 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Santon Downham 3.0 °C
Highest rainfall Logan Botanic Garden 25.6 mm
Sunniest Shoeburyness 3.7 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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