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

Monday (Monday 11 December 2017)
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
Clear night Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Light shower night Light shower night Partly cloudy night Clear night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
-0.1 ° 0.2 ° 2.5 ° 2.6 ° 1.9 ° 2.0 ° 1.9 ° 1.9 ° 2.7 ° 2.2 ° 2.5 ° 2.5 ° 1.8 ° 2.4 ° 2.3 ° 1.9 ° 1.0 ° 2.7 ° 3.3 ° 3.3 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
NNW 6 NNW 7 NE 7 N 11 N 11 N 11 N 13 NNW 7 WNW 10 WNW 10 W 11 WNW 14 W 22 W 9 W 7 NNW 5 N 7 NNE 7 ENE 11 ENE 11
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E E VG E E E E E VG E E E M M E E E VG VG E
Humidity Expand
78% 85% 92% 84% 85% 81% 81% 81% 83% 86% 86% 89% 95% 96% 90% 92% 96% 91% 89% 89%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
984 985 986 987 988 989 989 990 991 991 991 992 992 992 992 993 994 994 995 995
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 R R R R
Sunrise: 08:59 Sunset: 14:54 Moon phase: Third quarter
Tuesday (Tuesday 12 December 2017)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00 04:00
Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
3.2 ° 3.1 ° 2.0 ° 1.9 ° 2.5 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
ENE 11 NNE 5 NNW 7 NNW 9 ENE 6
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E VG E E E
Humidity Expand
89% 84% 87% 86% 87%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
996 996 997 997 997
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R
Sunrise: 09:00 Sunset: 14:54 Moon phase: Third quarter

– = No Data

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Extremes

Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 5.8 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 3.2 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound -2.3 °C
Highest rainfall Baltasound 1.6 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 3.3 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Scilly St Marys 7.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Bingley SAMOS -0.9 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Chillingham Barns -12.8 °C
Highest rainfall Writtle 18.8 mm
Sunniest Morecambe No2 6.4 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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