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

Sunday (Sunday 20 May 2018)
13:00 14:00 15:00 16:00 17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Light rain Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Light rain Overcast Mist Mist
Temperature (°C)
11.0 ° 12.4 ° 11.4 ° 10.9 ° 11.3 ° 10.2 ° 11.2 ° 11.7 ° 9.8 ° 9.2 ° 8.9 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
S 19 S 23 30 S 23 29 S 22 30 S 22 29 S 21 29 SW 28 34 SW 18 30 S 13 S 13 S 9
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
M G G G M M G G M M M
Humidity
85% 80% 82% 83% 83% 88% 84% 83% 93% 95% 96%
Pressure (hPa)
1014 1014 1014 1014 1014 1015 1015 1015 1016 1016 1017
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady)
R R R S R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 04:13 Sunset: 21:51 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
Monday (Monday 21 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
Mist Drizzle Drizzle Light rain Light rain Light rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Drizzle Fog Fog Fog Fog
Temperature (°C)
9.2 ° 8.8 ° 8.6 ° 8.5 ° 8.7 ° 8.6 ° 8.4 ° 8.6 ° 8.7 ° 8.3 ° 8.2 ° 8.2 ° 8.2 ° 8.2 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
S 7 S 7 S 8 S 11 S 7 S 7 SSE 6 S 9 S 8 S 14 S 14 S 11 S 8 S 8
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
M M P VP VP VP VP VP VP VP VP VP VP VP
Humidity
96% 97% 98% 99% 99% 99% 100% 99% 99% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100%
Pressure (hPa)
1017 1017 1018 1018 1018 1018 1018 1018 1018 1018 1019 1019 1019 1019
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady)
R R R R R S R F R R R R R R
Sunrise: 04:11 Sunset: 21:53 Moon phase: First quarter

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Extremes

Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 16.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 12.5 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 8.9 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 2.2 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 1.3 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Sheffield Cdl 24.3 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Harris Quidnish 10.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Sennybridge 1.9 °C
Highest rainfall Thomastown 12.4 mm
Sunniest Waddington 14.0 hours

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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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