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  • Sunny day 14 °C

    11 °C

  • Cloudy 14 °C

    11 °C

  • Light rain 15 °C

    11 °C

  • Cloudy 14 °C

    11 °C

  • Heavy shower day 14 °C

    10 °C

  • Light shower day 14 °C

    10 °C

  • Sunny intervals 14 °C

    9 °C

Sunday (Sunday 19 August 2018)
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Warnings
Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny intervals Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% 10% <5%
Temperature (°C)
11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 13 ° 13 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
9 ° 10 ° 10 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 10 ° 10 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
WNW 8 12 NW 6 9 NW 5 7 NNW 4 6 N 6 8 N 6 8 N 6 7 N 6 7 N 7 9 N 8 10 N 8 10 NNW 8 10 NNW 7 9 NNW 6 8 NW 6 8 NW 6 9 NW 6 9 NW 6 9 WNW 6 8 WNW 6 9
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E
Humidity
95% 86% 81% 80% 79% 73% 70% 69% 69% 70% 73% 74% 75% 75% 76% 76% 78% 78% 78% 78%
UV index
1 1 1 2 3 3 4 4 4 3 3 2 1 1 1
Sunrise: 05:31 Sunset: 20:48 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 2 Pollen: L
Monday (Monday 20 August 2018)
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Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night
<5% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% 10% <5% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 9 ° 9 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 10 ° 10 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
W 7 10 W 7 10 W 8 11 W 9 13 W 10 13 W 10 14 W 9 13 WNW 10 14 WNW 11 14 WNW 11 14 WNW 11 15 WNW 10 13 WNW 11 14 WNW 12 15 WNW 11 14 WNW 11 14 WNW 10 13 WNW 9 12 WNW 8 10 WNW 8 10 WNW 7 9 W 6 8 W 6 8 W 6 9
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
E E E E VG E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E VG E E E
Humidity
78% 78% 79% 79% 82% 83% 83% 85% 83% 83% 83% 81% 82% 80% 80% 80% 80% 81% 82% 80% 81% 83% 80% 81%
UV index
1 1 1 2 2 3 3 4 3 3 2 2 1 1 1
Sunrise: 05:34 Sunset: 20:45 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 2 Pollen: L
Tuesday (Tuesday 21 August 2018)
00:00 01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Heavy rain Heavy rain Light shower night
<5% <5% 10% 10% 10% 20% 80% 90% 50%
Temperature (°C)
12 ° 11 ° 11 ° 12 ° 13 ° 14 ° 14 ° 13 ° 13 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 11 ° 11 ° 10 ° 10 ° 9 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
WSW 7 9 WSW 7 9 SW 7 10 SSW 7 10 SSE 11 14 SSE 14 19 SSE 15 22 SSW 16 23 W 17 25
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG VG M M M G
Humidity
81% 81% 84% 84% 84% 87% 91% 92% 92%
UV index
1 1 2 1 1
Sunrise: 05:36 Sunset: 20:42 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 2 Pollen: L
Wednesday (Wednesday 22 August 2018)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 12 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 9 ° 10 ° 10 ° 9 ° 9 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
W 17 24 WNW 16 24 W 16 23 W 16 23 W 17 23 W 16 22 WSW 14 20 SW 13 19
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G VG VG VG VG VG VG G
Humidity
90% 85% 85% 79% 78% 80% 80% 83%
UV index
1 2 3 2 1
Sunrise: 05:38 Sunset: 20:39 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous Air pollution: 2 Pollen: L
Thursday (Thursday 23 August 2018)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Light shower day Heavy shower day Light shower day Light shower day Light shower day Partly cloudy night
20% 20% 50% 60% 40% 40% 40% 20%
Temperature (°C)
12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 13 ° 13 ° 12 ° 11 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 10 ° 9 ° 9 ° 8 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SW 14 20 SSW 14 20 SW 15 21 SW 16 22 SW 15 21 WSW 15 21 WSW 13 19 W 12 18
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G G VG VG G VG
Humidity
83% 84% 85% 82% 79% 78% 78% 78%
UV index
1 2 3 2 1
Sunrise: 05:41 Sunset: 20:36 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous Air pollution: 2
Friday (Friday 24 August 2018)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Partly cloudy night Heavy shower night Heavy shower day Light shower day Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Partly cloudy night
20% 60% 60% 40% 20% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 11 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 8 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
W 12 18 W 12 18 WNW 13 19 WNW 15 21 WNW 16 22 WNW 15 21 NW 14 20 NW 13 20
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G G G VG VG G
Humidity
79% 78% 78% 77% 76% 77% 78% 79%
UV index
1 2 3 2 1
Sunrise: 05:43 Sunset: 20:33 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous
Saturday (Saturday 25 August 2018)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Light shower day Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Partly cloudy night
20% 20% 30% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 12 ° 13 ° 12 ° 12 ° 10 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
7 ° 7 ° 8 ° 8 ° 9 ° 8 ° 8 ° 7 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
NNW 15 22 NNW 15 23 NNW 17 24 NNW 18 25 NNW 18 26 NW 17 24 NW 16 23 WNW 16 23
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
80% 80% 80% 77% 76% 76% 76% 78%
UV index
1 2 3 2 1
Sunrise: 05:46 Sunset: 20:31 Moon phase: Full
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Updated:
Tiree Light rain 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Cloudy 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Light rain 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Cloudy 53.479 -2.247
Brighton Overcast 50.822 -0.136
Dover Cloudy 51.126 1.318
Exeter Cloudy 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Cloudy 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Partly cloudy night 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Cloudy 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Overcast 51.556 -1.778
York Cloudy 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Light rain 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Overcast 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Partly cloudy night 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Cloudy 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Heavy rain 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Cloudy 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Fog 52.512 -3.312
Fort William Light rain 56.82 -5.104
Belfast Cloudy 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Heavy rain 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Overcast 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Overcast 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Heavy rain 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Heavy rain 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Cloudy 60.154 -1.143
London Cloudy 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Heavy rain 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry Heavy rain 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Cloudy 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Cloudy 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Partly cloudy night 58.439 -3.092
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Regional Forecast for Orkney & Shetland

Headline:

Fine dry and sunny for most, with winds easing light.

Today:

A touch cloudier across Orkney during the morning, but otherwise a fine, sunny day, with most avoiding the few light isolated showers. Moderate westerly breezes easing light for the afternoon. Maximum temperature 17 °C.

Tonight:

Some late sunshine, then cloud increasing from mid-evening to bring a chance of light drizzly showers overnight. Light winds picking up to a moderate west to northwest breeze by dawn. Minimum temperature 9 °C.

Monday:

A mix of sunshine and scattered showers will push across the Isles on moderate west to northwest breezes. Temperatures around the seasonal averages. Maximum temperature 16 °C.

Outlook for Tuesday to Thursday:

Tuesday starting dry, perhaps bright, but cloud, rain gradually spreading from west as winds freshen. Wednesday brings sunshine and light showers. Thursday fair initially, but rain spreading from Atlantic later.

Updated: 03:27 on Sun 19 Aug 2018 BST

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

Rain clearing east. Staying mostly cloudy.

Today:

Heavy rain will clear northern England and southern and eastern Scotland through the morning. A cloudy day for many, with a few light showers. However, some sunshine will develop during the afternoon, sunniest across northwest Scotland. Feeling warm and humid.

Tonight:

Cloudy for many with a few spots of drizzle. Low cloud and hill fog in places too. A mild night, but turning cool under clearer skies across northern Scotland.

Monday:

Mostly cloudy, but some bright or sunny breaks developing. Again, little drizzle or a few light showers are possible. Staying humid and feeling very warm in the south.

Outlook for Tuesday to Thursday:

Humid for most parts and feeling very warm in any sunshine, with warm nights too. Rain in the northwest will slowly move southeastward Wednesday and Thursday, with fresher conditions following.

Updated: 01:53 on Sun 19 Aug 2018 BST

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Thursday 23 Aug 2018 to Saturday 1 Sep 2018:

Thursday is likely to see a fresher day across the UK with a mixture of sunshine and showers. Frontal cloud and rain may linger across southern England for a time but should clear the UK completely by the end of the day. Some good spells of sunshine developing across the south with occasional heavy, blustery showers in the north. Through the rest of the week and weekend there will probably be a good deal of dry, bright or sunny weather, especially in the south, while the far west and northwest will have some thicker cloud and rain at times. This weather pattern is quite likely to continue through the rest of the period, with temperatures probably around normal, but perhaps rather cool in the north and northwest.

UK Outlook for Sunday 2 Sep 2018 to Sunday 16 Sep 2018:

During this period it looks likely that the weather pattern will only change slowly. Areas of high pressure and associated settled weather are likely to dominate across the south and southeast, bringing generally dry and bright weather here. More changeable conditions with outbreaks of rain and strong winds are likely across the north and northwest, perhaps extending southeastwards at times. Through September, confidence in the forecast decreases. However, we will probably see longer dry and settled spells at times, these perhaps becoming more dominant than previously in the north and northwest. Temperatures by day are likely to be generally warmer than average, but there will be an increasing chance of chillier nights.

Updated: 01:53 on Sun 19 Aug 2018 BST

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Location
59.527, -1.628
Altitude
57 m above mean sea level

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