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Baltasound (nearest observation site to Tresta Sands (Beach))

Monday (Monday 23 October 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
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Temperature (°C)
10.6 ° 11.1 ° 11.1 ° 11.1 ° 11.1 ° 11.1 ° 10.8 ° 10.7 ° 10.7 ° 11.1 ° 10.8 ° 10.4 ° 10.4 ° 10.4 ° 10.3 ° 10.5 ° 10.7 ° 10.9 ° 10.9 ° 10.6 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SSE 17 SE 16 SSE 18 SSE 19 SSE 19 31 SSE 22 31 SE 24 33 SSE 26 38 SSE 30 38 SSE 29 40 SSE 33 44 SSE 32 44 SSE 31 44 SSE 31 44 S 26 38 S 24 38 S 19 33 S 16 S 11 SSW 9
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G G G G G M M M M M M P P P P G G M M
Humidity Expand
90% 91% 91% 91% 89% 92% 93% 95% 94% 91% 91% 95% 97% 97% 97% 97% 97% 97% 97% 97%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1011 1011 1011 1011 1011 1011 1010 1010 1010 1010 1009 1008 1007 1007 1006 1005 1005 1004 1003 1003
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
S F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 08:04 Sunset: 17:31 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
Tuesday (Tuesday 24 October 2017)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00 04:00
Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Clear night Clear night
Temperature (°C)
9.8 ° 9.1 ° 9.9 ° 7.6 ° 7.8 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SW 11 SW 9 SW 14 SW 10 SW 11
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG G M G G
Humidity Expand
93% 95% 93% 91% 93%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1003 1003 1004 1004 1003
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F R R R
Sunrise: 08:06 Sunset: 17:28 Moon phase: Waxing crescent

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Extremes

Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 11.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Baltasound 11.2 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kirkwall 7.7 °C
Highest rainfall Lerwick (S. Screen) 20.2 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 0.1 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Exeter Airport 2 19.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Baltasound 11.2 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Balmoral 1.9 °C
Highest rainfall Lerwick (S. Screen) 20.2 mm
Sunniest Stornoway 4.6 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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