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Lerwick (S. Screen) (nearest observation site to Lerwick Youth Hostel)

Tuesday (Tuesday 17 October 2017)
22:00 23:00
Overcast Overcast
Temperature (°C)
7.8 ° 7.6 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
N 15 N 15
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG E
Humidity Expand
80% 84%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1014 1015
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R
Sunrise: 07:48 Sunset: 17:51 Moon phase: Waning crescent
Wednesday (Wednesday 18 October 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
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Overcast Light rain Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
6.8 ° 6.6 ° 6.9 ° 7.5 ° 7.6 ° 7.1 ° 7.1 ° 6.7 ° 7.5 ° 7.9 ° 8.0 ° 8.4 ° 8.6 ° 8.9 ° 8.6 ° 8.9 ° 8.7 ° 8.7 ° 8.6 ° 8.8 ° 9.1 ° 9.3 ° 9.4 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
N 11 N 10 N 7 N 13 NNE 10 NE 11 NNE 9 NE 10 NE 13 ENE 11 ENE 11 ENE 13 ENE 11 ENE 14 ENE 14 ENE 13 ENE 14 E 15 E 17 E 17 E 17 E 16 E 18 30
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E VG VG E VG E VG VG E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E
Humidity Expand
88% 94% 93% 81% 82% 83% 88% 97% 83% 83% 81% 79% 77% 80% 78% 79% 79% 80% 81% 82% 80% 82% 81%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1015 1016 1017 1017 1017 1017 1017 1017 1017 1018 1018 1018 1018 1017 1017 1017 1016 1016 1016 1015 1015 1014 1014
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R R R R R R R R R F F F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 07:51 Sunset: 17:48 Moon phase: Waning crescent

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Extremes

Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 10.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 9.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 8.0 °C
Highest rainfall Lerwick (S. Screen) 29.2 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 0.3 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Pershore Coll of Hort 17.6 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 9.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Okehampton 5.6 °C
Highest rainfall Cluanie Inn No 3 42.2 mm
Sunniest Leconfield Sar 8.0 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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