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

Thursday (Thursday 23 November 2017)
21:00 22:00 23:00
Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
4.9 ° 4.9 ° 5.1 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 32 43 W 30 45 W 32 45
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
54% 60% 55%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
985 985 986
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R
Sunrise: 08:22 Sunset: 15:19 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
Friday (Friday 24 November 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
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light snow shower night Cloudy Light snow shower night Cloudy Light shower night Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
4.9 ° 4.2 ° 3.9 ° 3.5 ° 4.2 ° 4.6 ° 5.0 ° 4.5 ° 4.4 ° 4.4 ° 3.8 ° 4.7 ° 4.9 ° 4.5 ° 3.7 ° 4.5 ° 3.5 ° 3.8 ° 3.4 ° 1.8 ° 2.5 ° 2.9 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 30 47 W 37 48 W 33 49 W 36 49 W 34 48 W 37 52 W 36 54 W 34 49 W 33 56 WSW 37 49 W 37 53 W 30 45 WSW 34 48 WSW 33 47 W 26 46 W 29 49 WSW 19 36 W 24 34 W 23 37 NW 21 31 WNW 13 W 11
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG E VG VG VG VG VG G VG M M G VG
Humidity Expand
57% 64% 70% 77% 65% 60% 65% 68% 73% 74% 68% 67% 68% 73% 80% 67% 78% 78% 81% 90% 89% 82%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
986 987 987 988 988 988 989 990 991 991 992 992 993 993 993 993 993 993 994 994 995 994
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
Sunrise: 08:24 Sunset: 15:17 Moon phase: Waxing crescent

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Extremes

Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Fair Isle 5.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Kirkwall 4.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 1.4 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 5.0 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 0.7 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Manston 13.8 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Balmoral 1.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Loch Glascarnoch SAWS -2.8 °C
Highest rainfall Spadeadam 24.8 mm
Sunniest Yeovilton 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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