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

Saturday (Saturday 16 December 2017)
23:00
Overcast
Temperature (°C)
-0.1 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SSW 3
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E
Humidity Expand
83%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1015
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F
Sunrise: 09:04 Sunset: 14:56 Moon phase: Waning crescent
Sunday (Sunday 17 December 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 22:00 23:00
Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Overcast Light rain Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Clear night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Clear night Clear night Clear night
Temperature (°C)
0.9 ° 1.1 ° 2.0 ° 2.5 ° 3.0 ° 4.1 ° 4.5 ° 4.6 ° 4.7 ° 5.4 ° 5.9 ° 6.1 ° 6.7 ° 7.5 ° 5.3 ° 6.1 ° 5.6 ° 5.4 ° 5.4 ° 5.5 ° 5.5 ° 5.4 ° 5.4 ° 5.3 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SSW 3 SSW 6 SSW 10 SSW 11 SSW 15 SSW 19 SSW 22 29 S 26 37 S 31 43 S 32 43 S 30 41 SSW 28 45 SSW 34 43 W 21 45 NW 23 41 WNW 25 36 WNW 24 36 WNW 24 38 WNW 26 40 WNW 22 40 WNW 18 34 WNW 19 32 WNW 17 29 WNW 17 30
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E E E E E E G G G M M P M G P G G VG G G G G G G
Humidity Expand
86% 91% 93% 92% 92% 91% 94% 95% 97% 98% 97% 97% 95% 96% 92% 73% 68% 70% 72% 70% 70% 67% 72% 70%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1015 1014 1013 1012 1011 1009 1008 1006 1004 1003 1002 1000 999 999 1001 1002 1004 1005 1006 1008 1009 1010 1011 1012
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F F F F F F F F F F R R R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 09:05 Sunset: 14:56 Moon phase: New

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Extremes

Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 8.2 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 7.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) -0.2 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 11.4 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 0.3 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Derrylincornahoule 12.4 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Kinbrace 4.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Topcliffe -6.9 °C
Highest rainfall Kinlochewe 19.0 mm
Sunniest Manston 2.6 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)

The information shown is initial data as it is received; observations are subject to final quality control after publication on this website. This is particularly the case for rainfall totals during snow events.

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