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Lerwick (S. Screen) last 24 hours (nearest observation site to Lerwick)

Saturday (Saturday 19 May 2018)
14:00 15:00 16:00 17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast
Temperature (°C)
11.3 ° 11.7 ° 11.2 ° 11.3 ° 10.9 ° 9.8 ° 9.7 ° 9.4 ° 9.4 ° 9.4 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
S 18 S 16 S 21 S 19 S 22 29 S 17 30 S 18 S 17 S 21 SSW 19
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G G G G M G M G
Humidity
85% 85% 86% 85% 86% 91% 92% 91% 92% 91%
Pressure (hPa)
1019 1019 1018 1018 1017 1016 1016 1015 1015 1015
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady)
F F F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 04:17 Sunset: 21:46 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
Sunday (Sunday 20 May 2018)
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
Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Light shower day Light rain Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light rain Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
9.9 ° 9.3 ° 8.9 ° 9.1 ° 9.1 ° 10.0 ° 10.9 ° 10.1 ° 9.6 ° 10.5 ° 13.3 ° 11.2 ° 10.4 ° 11.0 ° 12.4 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SSW 19 30 S 17 S 19 S 19 S 16 S 18 SSW 21 33 S 15 30 S 14 S 18 SSW 30 38 S 21 37 S 19 S 19 S 23 30
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G M M M G G G G G G VG G G M G
Humidity
88% 90% 92% 92% 91% 86% 81% 89% 90% 86% 72% 83% 86% 85% 80%
Pressure (hPa)
1014 1014 1013 1013 1013 1013 1013 1013 1014 1014 1014 1014 1014 1014 1014
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady)
F F F F F F R R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 04:15 Sunset: 21:48 Moon phase: Waxing crescent

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Extremes

Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 17.8 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 12.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kirkwall 7.2 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 0.0 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 9.5 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kinloss 22.7 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Weybourne 11.5 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Santon Downham -0.2 °C
Highest rainfall South Uist Range 0.8 mm
Sunniest Waddington 14.6 hours

About extremes

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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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