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

Friday (Friday 17 November 2017)
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 23:00
Light snow shower night Heavy shower night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light shower day Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night
Temperature (°C)
5.4 ° 5.0 ° 6.3 ° 6.6 ° 7.1 ° 7.1 ° 6.3 ° 7.0 ° 5.8 ° 6.7 ° 5.4 ° 6.1 ° 5.6 ° 4.9 ° 5.7 ° 5.4 ° 5.5 ° 3.8 ° 4.4 ° 4.4 ° 4.8 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 36 55 W 40 53 W 34 56 W 36 48 W 34 53 W 34 48 W 30 48 W 32 44 W 26 48 W 30 44 W 31 54 W 28 40 W 23 39 W 29 46 W 30 43 W 29 47 W 34 52 WNW 21 45 W 29 45 W 25 44 WNW 23 39
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
M P G VG G VG M VG VG G VG VG G VG VG G G G G VG E
Humidity Expand
85% 93% 78% 68% 63% 65% 74% 63% 82% 60% 78% 69% 81% 70% 57% 61% 58% 78% 71% 70% 59%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1008 1008 1007 1007 1007 1007 1008 1007 1007 1007 1007 1006 1006 1005 1004 1004 1003 1003 1003 1002 1002
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F F R R F F F F F F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 08:07 Sunset: 15:30 Moon phase: Waning crescent
Saturday (Saturday 18 November 2017)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00
Light snow shower night Cloudy Partly cloudy night Light snow shower night
Temperature (°C)
3.8 ° 3.3 ° 4.0 ° 3.9 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 26 49 WNW 25 45 WNW 28 48 WNW 31 49
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E VG VG M
Humidity Expand
62% 72% 70% 78%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1002 1002 1002 1002
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F R R F
Sunrise: 08:10 Sunset: 15:28 Moon phase: New

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Extremes

Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Fair Isle 8.2 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 7.2 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound 3.4 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 18.8 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 0.4 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Mount Batten 11.6 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Llysdinam 4.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Benson -4.5 °C
Highest rainfall Kinlochewe 24.0 mm
Sunniest Camborne 8.3 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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