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

Tuesday (Tuesday 19 September 2017)
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
Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night Clear night Cloudy Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
10.9 ° 11.4 ° 12.4 ° 11.7 ° 12.7 ° 12.6 ° 12.5 ° 12.7 ° 12.7 ° 12.3 ° 11.0 ° 10.0 ° 9.6 ° 9.9 ° 10.0 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WNW 11 NW 11 WNW 14 WNW 15 NW 13 NW 15 NW 15 WNW 17 NW 16 NW 10 WNW 13 WNW 10 NW 7 WNW 7 WNW 9
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG VG E E E VG E E E E E E E
Humidity Expand
86% 82% 78% 82% 78% 76% 77% 77% 73% 78% 86% 89% 90% 90% 90%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1016 1016 1016 1015 1015 1015 1015 1015 1015 1015 1015 1015 1015 1015 1014
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R F F F F F F F F F R F F
Sunrise: 06:41 Sunset: 19:15 Moon phase: Waning crescent
Wednesday (Wednesday 20 September 2017)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00 04:00 05:00 06:00 07:00 08:00
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
9.4 ° 9.6 ° 9.5 ° 8.6 ° 8.0 ° 7.3 ° 7.2 ° 7.3 ° 8.1 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 10 WNW 9 NE 2 W 6 NNW 2 SW 1 SW 2 E 1 S 2
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E E E VG VG VG G VG VG
Humidity Expand
93% 91% 92% 94% 96% 98% 98% 98% 99%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1014 1013 1013 1013 1013 1012 1012 1011 1011
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 06:43 Sunset: 19:12 Moon phase: Waning crescent

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Extremes

Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 15.6 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 12.8 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kirkwall 7.8 °C
Highest rainfall Fair Isle 0.2 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 6.6 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Mumbles Head 18.8 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 12.8 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Braemar No2 -0.8 °C
Highest rainfall Cromer 10.6 mm
Sunniest Leuchars 10.8 hours

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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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