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Baltasound (nearest observation site to Out Skerries Airstrip)

Friday (Friday 20 October 2017)
13:00 14:00 15:00 16:00 17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Mist Mist Mist Light shower day Fog Fog Fog Drizzle Overcast Fog Overcast
Temperature (°C)
12.2 ° 12.0 ° 11.9 ° 12.0 ° 11.8 ° 11.7 ° 11.8 ° 11.7 ° 11.8 ° 11.8 ° 11.8 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SSE 25 34 SSE 25 34 SSE 21 33 SSE 19 29 SSE 16 SSE 16 SSE 16 SSE 14 SSE 16 SSE 19 SSE 19 29
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
M P M M VP VP VP P P VP M
Humidity Expand
98% 99% 99% 99% 99% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1002 1002 1002 1002 1002 1002 1003 1003 1003 1003 1003
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 07:55 Sunset: 17:39 Moon phase: New
Saturday (Saturday 21 October 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
Mist Mist Mist Mist Mist Mist Mist Mist Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Heavy rain Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
11.7 ° 11.7 ° 11.6 ° 11.6 ° 11.5 ° 11.7 ° 11.7 ° 11.8 ° 11.8 ° 11.8 ° 11.8 ° 11.6 ° 11.4 ° 11.6 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SSE 21 29 SE 21 SE 22 29 SE 21 SE 25 36 SE 24 34 SE 25 34 SE 25 37 SE 29 36 ESE 29 38 ESE 30 43 ESE 31 44 ESE 32 45 ESE 32 45
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
M M M P M M M M M M M M P P
Humidity Expand
99% 99% 99% 99% 100% 99% 97% 96% 97% 96% 94% 94% 97% 95%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1003 1003 1003 1003 1002 1002 1002 1002 1002 1002 1002 1001 1001 1000
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
S F F F F F F F R S F F F F
Sunrise: 07:57 Sunset: 17:37 Moon phase: New

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Extremes

Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 14.4 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 11.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound 11.1 °C
Highest rainfall Lerwick (S. Screen) 12.2 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 0.0 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Strathallan 17.4 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Pennerley 10.1 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Castlederg 4.7 °C
Highest rainfall Lough Fea SAMOS 23.4 mm
Sunniest Charterhall 5.3 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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