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Lerwick (S. Screen) (nearest observation site to Tingwall (Lerwick) Airport)

Friday (Friday 19 January 2018)
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 Partly cloudy night Light snow shower night Light snow shower night Cloudy Light snow shower day Cloudy Light snow shower day Cloudy Sunny intervals Light snow shower day Light snow shower night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night Clear night Clear night Partly cloudy night
Temperature (°C)
0.4 ° -0.1 ° 0.4 ° -0.2 ° -0.3 ° 0.2 ° -0.6 ° -1.7 ° 0.7 ° -0.1 ° -0.1 ° 0.4 ° -2.5 ° -1.5 ° -0.7 ° -0.3 ° -0.1 ° -0.4 ° 0.0 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
NW 7 W 6 WSW 11 WNW 9 WSW 1 WNW 5 SW 3 SSW 6 S 3 SSW 2 SW 7 WSW 5 WSW 1 SSW 7 SSW 6 SW 6 S 6 WSW 7 WSW 5
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E E G G VG P G G VG VG P M G VG E E E VG E
Humidity Expand
95% 95% 97% 94% 96% 97% 96% 93% 98% 97% 90% 97% 92% 98% 95% 87% 72% 84% 82%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
991 992 992 992 992 993 993 993 993 993 993 993 993 993 993 993 994 994 994
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F R R R R R R F F F R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 08:48 Sunset: 15:44 Moon phase: New
Saturday (Saturday 20 January 2018)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00 04:00 05:00
Cloudy Light snow shower night Cloudy Partly cloudy night Mist Clear night
Temperature (°C)
1.1 ° 0.6 ° -0.1 ° -2.5 ° -2.8 ° -3.9 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 8 WNW 6 S 3 SW 1 N 0 SW 1
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E VG E E M E
Humidity Expand
73% 97% 99% 93% 93% 92%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
994 994 994 994 994 994
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R F F
Sunrise: 08:47 Sunset: 15:47 Moon phase: Waxing crescent

– = No Data

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Extremes

Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Fair Isle 3.4 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 0.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) -2.2 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 8.4 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 1.5 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Scilly St Marys 8.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie -0.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Drumnadrochit -6.8 °C
Highest rainfall Campbeltown Airport 14.8 mm
Sunniest Lyneham 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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