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

Wednesday (Wednesday 21 February 2018)
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 Sunny intervals Sunny day Sunny day Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
3.5 ° 2.5 ° 3.4 ° 4.8 ° 6.4 ° 6.5 ° 7.5 ° 6.6 ° 7.1 ° 6.0 ° 3.9 ° 2.6 ° 2.8 ° 1.0 ° 1.6 ° 1.8 ° 2.0 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WNW 7 NNW 7 NNW 6 W 6 NW 2 WSW 6 SW 3 SSW 6 S 6 SW 8 WSW 5 SSW 3 SSW 5 SSW 5 SSW 5 SSW 5 SSW 5
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG VG VG E E VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
80% 85% 85% 81% 70% 74% 66% 76% 74% 76% 85% 91% 90% 95% 95% 94% 97%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1028 1028 1028 1028 1028 1028 1028 1028 1027 1027 1027 1028 1027 1028 1027 1027 1027
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R F F F F F F R R R F F F
Sunrise: 07:29 Sunset: 17:10 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
Thursday (Thursday 22 February 2018)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00 04:00 05:00 06:00 07:00
Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Clear night Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
2.7 ° 4.2 ° 4.4 ° 3.7 ° 3.8 ° 4.1 ° 4.3 ° 4.5 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SSW 6 S 16 S 18 SSW 11 S 13 S 17 S 18 S 22 29
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG VG VG G VG VG
Humidity Expand
94% 88% 87% 88% 90% 87% 84% 83%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1027 1026 1026 1026 1025 1025 1024 1024
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 07:26 Sunset: 17:13 Moon phase: First quarter

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Extremes

Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 8.7 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 7.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound 0.5 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall Trace
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 8.3 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Bridgefoot 10.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature High Wycombe 4.4 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Tulloch Bridge -6.0 °C
Highest rainfall Scarborough 2.8 mm
Sunniest Charterhall 8.9 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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