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

Monday (Monday 16 October 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
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Temperature (°C)
8.6 ° 9.4 ° 9.4 ° 11.5 ° 11.8 ° 11.3 ° 10.6 ° 10.2 ° 10.0 ° 9.8 ° 9.5 ° 9.2 ° 9.1 ° 8.4 ° 8.1 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SW 3 SSW 3 SW 7 SSW 7 SW 9 S 6 S 3 E 7 E 10 E 16 ESE 17 E 23 33 E 31 43 E 37 48 ENE 39 51
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG E E E VG E E E E VG G E VG P P
Humidity Expand
90% 90% 89% 79% 73% 79% 86% 86% 89% 90% 94% 89% 88% 91% 97%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1014 1014 1015 1015 1015 1014 1014 1013 1012 1012 1011 1009 1007 1004 1003
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R F F F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 07:46 Sunset: 17:53 Moon phase: Waning crescent
Tuesday (Tuesday 17 October 2017)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00 04:00 05:00 06:00 07:00 08:00 09:00
Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Light rain
Temperature (°C)
8.5 ° 8.2 ° 8.7 ° 8.7 ° 8.8 ° 8.8 ° 8.7 ° 8.6 ° 8.5 ° 8.7 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
ENE 37 53 ENE 38 54 ENE 37 49 ENE 38 53 ENE 39 55 ENE 38 53 ENE 39 53 ENE 37 56 NE 37 55 NE 40 60
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
P P P P P P P M M M
Humidity Expand
97% 97% 98% 96% 97% 97% 97% 97% 94% 93%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1002 1000 998 997 996 995 995 995 995 996
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F F F F R R
Sunrise: 07:48 Sunset: 17:50 Moon phase: Waning crescent

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Extremes

Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Baltasound 12.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Kirkwall 11.2 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound 7.0 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 9.2 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 1.9 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Manston 23.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lentran 10.9 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Stornoway 5.3 °C
Highest rainfall Dunstaffnage 19.4 mm
Sunniest Camborne 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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