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

Thursday (Thursday 14 December 2017)
23:00
Partly cloudy night
Temperature (°C)
5.4 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
NE 29 44
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG
Humidity Expand
77%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
991
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R
Sunrise: 09:02 Sunset: 14:57 Moon phase: Waning crescent
Friday (Friday 15 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 20:00 21:00 22:00
Light shower night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Clear night Clear night Light shower night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Partly cloudy night Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Light snow shower day Sunny intervals Sunny day Partly cloudy night Clear night Clear night Partly cloudy night Clear night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
4.5 ° 4.7 ° 3.3 ° 2.7 ° 2.4 ° 2.9 ° 2.8 ° 2.3 ° 2.3 ° 2.6 ° 2.2 ° 2.4 ° 2.9 ° 2.2 ° 2.6 ° 2.2 ° 2.4 ° 2.1 ° 1.9 ° 1.8 ° 1.7 ° 2.1 ° 2.1 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
NNE 29 44 NNE 29 41 N 17 34 N 15 N 11 N 16 N 19 29 N 14 N 13 N 16 N 17 NNW 16 30 NNW 17 29 NNW 15 32 NNW 18 N 19 NNW 19 31 NNW 19 NNW 16 29 N 18 N 18 NNW 16 NW 13
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G E VG E E E VG E VG E E E VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG E E E
Humidity Expand
83% 82% 88% 89% 91% 87% 89% 89% 88% 87% 88% 89% 87% 88% 85% 87% 83% 86% 86% 87% 87% 80% 82%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
992 993 995 996 997 997 998 999 1000 1000 1001 1002 1002 1002 1002 1003 1003 1004 1004 1005 1005 1006 1006
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 09:03 Sunset: 14:57 Moon phase: Waning crescent

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Extremes

Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Fair Isle 5.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 3.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 1.8 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 2.0 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 2.3 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Scilly St Marys 9.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Carterhouse 1.8 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Fyvie Castle -5.8 °C
Highest rainfall Loch Glascarnoch SAWS 17.6 mm
Sunniest Exeter Airport 2 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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