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Baltasound (nearest observation site to Yell Sound)

Thursday (Thursday 14 December 2017)
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
Cloudy Clear night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Overcast Heavy rain Heavy shower night Heavy shower night Overcast Overcast Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
2.7 ° 2.3 ° 3.7 ° 3.1 ° 4.0 ° 4.5 ° 4.6 ° 4.2 ° 5.0 ° 4.6 ° 5.1 ° 5.9 ° 5.9 ° 5.9 ° 5.6 ° 5.6 ° 5.5 ° 5.2 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
S 8 SE 8 SE 10 ESE 7 E 9 E 9 E 8 E 5 NE 17 ENE 14 ENE 19 33 ENE 22 36 NE 28 38 NE 24 36 NE 26 37 NNE 25 36 NNE 26 38 NNE 22 32
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E VG E E E E E E VG VG VG G VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
92% 94% 90% 89% 89% 88% 85% 86% 88% 91% 89% 88% 79% 79% 76% 71% 70% 69%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
973 974 975 976 977 978 979 980 981 982 983 984 986 987 989 990 991 992
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
Sunrise: 09:06 Sunset: 14:53 Moon phase: Waning crescent
Friday (Friday 15 December 2017)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00 04:00 05:00 06:00
Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
4.2 ° 4.4 ° 4.5 ° 4.5 ° 4.2 ° 3.8 ° 3.9 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
NNE 18 33 N 18 29 N 17 29 N 18 30 N 18 32 N 15 34 NNW 17 32
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG G E VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
75% 75% 75% 73% 84% 84% 79%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
993 994 995 996 997 998 998
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 09:07 Sunset: 14:52 Moon phase: Waning crescent

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Extremes

Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Baltasound 6.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Kirkwall 5.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kirkwall 1.1 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 7.2 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 1.9 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Scilly St Marys 9.3 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fyvie Castle -1.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Loch Glascarnoch SAWS -8.5 °C
Highest rainfall Lough Fea SAMOS 20.4 mm

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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