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Baltasound (nearest observation site to The Sands of Breckon (Beach))

Monday (Monday 16 October 2017)
20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Heavy shower night Overcast Cloudy Overcast
Temperature (°C)
9.8 ° 9.0 ° 9.5 ° 9.4 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
ESE 14 E 21 E 23 31 E 24 32
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
M E E VG
Humidity Expand
86% 81% 83% 85%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1011 1009 1007 1006
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F
Sunrise: 07:47 Sunset: 17:52 Moon phase: Waning crescent
Tuesday (Tuesday 17 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 14:00 15:00 16:00 17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00
Heavy shower night Heavy rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Heavy rain Light rain Light rain Light shower day Light rain Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast
Temperature (°C)
8.8 ° 8.2 ° 8.3 ° 8.6 ° 8.7 ° 8.5 ° 8.3 ° 8.5 ° 8.7 ° 8.6 ° 8.8 ° 9.2 ° 9.5 ° 9.5 ° 9.1 ° 9.3 ° 9.3 ° 8.4 ° 8.3 ° 8.0 ° 8.4 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
E 24 33 E 26 36 ENE 30 40 ENE 32 43 ENE 32 44 ENE 33 45 ENE 36 51 NE 34 49 NE 34 48 NE 32 48 NE 34 46 NE 36 46 NE 32 45 NNE 30 41 NNE 31 41 N 26 41 N 26 38 N 26 39 N 25 36 NNE 22 34 N 22 30
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
M M M G M P M P M G G G G G G VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
91% 93% 92% 92% 93% 93% 91% 92% 91% 89% 87% 81% 82% 81% 79% 78% 77% 76% 77% 77% 78%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1005 1004 1002 1001 1000 1000 999 999 999 1000 1000 1001 1002 1003 1005 1010 1011 1012
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F F F F F R R R R R R
Sunrise: 07:49 Sunset: 17:49 Moon phase: Waning crescent

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Extremes

Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Baltasound 12.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Kirkwall 11.2 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound 7.0 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 9.2 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 1.9 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Manston 23.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lentran 10.9 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Stornoway 5.3 °C
Highest rainfall Dunstaffnage 19.4 mm
Sunniest Camborne 6.6 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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