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Baltasound (nearest observation site to Yell Sound)

Wednesday (Wednesday 18 October 2017)
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 22:00 23:00
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Temperature (°C)
7.8 ° 7.6 ° 7.1 ° 6.8 ° 7.0 ° 5.8 ° 6.0 ° 6.7 ° 7.1 ° 8.4 ° 8.3 ° 8.9 ° 9.0 ° 9.3 ° 9.3 ° 8.6 ° 8.2 ° 8.5 ° 8.6 ° 8.9 ° 9.1 ° 9.3 ° 9.6 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
N 11 N 9 N 7 N 7 NNE 7 NNW 7 N 7 N 5 NNE 5 ENE 8 NE 8 E 10 E 9 ENE 11 E 10 E 13 E 10 E 13 E 15 E 14 E 15 E 15 ESE 17
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E E E VG E E E E E E E E E E E E VG E
Humidity Expand
83% 83% 88% 93% 90% 93% 96% 96% 95% 88% 87% 80% 76% 76% 76% 78% 80% 79% 78% 78% 80% 80% 74%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1016 1017 1017 1017 1017 1018 1018 1018 1018 1018 1017 1017 1017 1016 1016 1016 1015 1014
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R R R F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 07:52 Sunset: 17:47 Moon phase: Waning crescent
Thursday (Thursday 19 October 2017)
00:00 01:00
Cloudy Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
9.3 ° 9.6 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
E 16 E 18
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG
Humidity Expand
77% 84%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1014 1013
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F
Sunrise: 07:55 Sunset: 17:44 Moon phase: New

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Extremes

Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Fair Isle 10.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 9.5 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound 4.5 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 0.4 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 0.0 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Herstmonceux West End 18.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Braemar No2 8.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Capel Curig -0.4 °C
Highest rainfall Woburn 19.6 mm
Sunniest Dundrennan 5.6 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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