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Lerwick (S. Screen) (nearest observation site to Stenness)

Tuesday (Tuesday 19 September 2017)
22:00 23:00
Cloudy Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
9.9 ° 10.0 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WNW 7 WNW 9
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E E
Humidity Expand
90% 90%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1015 1014
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F
Sunrise: 06:42 Sunset: 19:17 Moon phase: Waning crescent
Wednesday (Wednesday 20 September 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 14:00 15:00 16:00 17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Light rain Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Light rain Overcast Overcast Light rain Light rain Drizzle
Temperature (°C)
9.4 ° 9.6 ° 9.5 ° 8.6 ° 8.0 ° 7.3 ° 7.2 ° 7.3 ° 8.1 ° 10.4 ° 10.6 ° 11.4 ° 11.5 ° 12.0 ° 12.1 ° 12.4 ° 12.1 ° 12.1 ° 12.2 ° 12.2 ° 12.1 ° 12.1 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 10 WNW 9 NE 2 W 6 NNW 2 SW 1 SW 2 E 1 S 2 SE 3 SE 3 SSE 7 SSE 9 SSE 11 SSE 9 SSE 11 SSE 9 SSE 9 SSE 9 SSE 9 SSE 9 S 7
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E E E VG VG VG G VG VG E VG VG E E E VG G G G M P P
Humidity Expand
93% 91% 92% 94% 96% 98% 98% 98% 99% 92% 92% 87% 89% 88% 88% 89% 94% 96% 97% 98% 99% 99%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1014 1013 1013 1013 1013 1012 1012 1011 1011 1011 1011 1010 1010 1010 1010 1009 1009 1009 1009 1009 1008 1008
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 06:45 Sunset: 19:14 Moon phase: Waning crescent

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Extremes

Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 15.6 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 12.8 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kirkwall 7.8 °C
Highest rainfall Fair Isle 0.2 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 6.6 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Mumbles Head 18.8 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 12.8 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Braemar No2 -0.8 °C
Highest rainfall Cromer 10.6 mm
Sunniest Leuchars 10.8 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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