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Lerwick (S. Screen) (nearest observation site to South Nesting Bay)

Thursday (Thursday 23 November 2017)
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
Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light shower day Cloudy Sunny intervals Partly cloudy night Light shower night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Clear night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
2.4 ° 2.4 ° 2.4 ° 2.5 ° 3.3 ° 2.4 ° 3.6 ° 3.7 ° 3.8 ° 2.6 ° 3.4 ° 4.3 ° 4.3 ° 4.9 ° 4.9 ° 5.1 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
NNW 8 WNW 7 WNW 9 WNW 9 WNW 14 WNW 13 NW 15 WNW 16 WNW 21 W 15 34 W 25 33 W 29 38 W 28 45 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
E E E E E G VG VG E G E VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
69% 70% 76% 76% 82% 84% 77% 70% 66% 81% 65% 59% 59% 54% 60% 55%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
977 977 977 978 978 979 979 980 981 983 983 984 985 985 985 986
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
Sunrise: 08:23 Sunset: 15:18 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
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
4.9 ° 4.2 ° 3.9 ° 3.5 ° 4.2 ° 4.6 ° 5.0 ° 4.5 °
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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
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
57% 64% 70% 77% 65% 60% 65% 68%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
986 987 987 988 988 988 989 990
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 08:25 Sunset: 15:16 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)

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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