This website uses cookies. Read about how we use cookies.

Close window

St Ninians Isle (Beach) weather

  • Cloudy 12 °C

    8 °C

  • Sunny day 12 °C

    8 °C

  • Sunny day 13 °C

    9 °C

  • Sunny day 15 °C

    11 °C

  • Sunny day 15 °C

    10 °C

  • Cloudy 14 °C

    10 °C

  • Sunny intervals 14 °C

    11 °C

Friday (Friday 25 May 2018)
Now 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
Warnings
Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny day Sunny intervals Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% 10% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
10 ° 10 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 10 ° 10 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 °
Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C)
8 ° 9 ° 10 ° 10 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 8 ° 8 ° 7 ° 7 ° 6 ° 6 ° 5 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
N 11 13 NNE 9 12 NE 8 12 NE 8 13 ENE 11 15 ENE 12 16 NE 11 16 NE 11 16 NE 12 17 NE 13 18 NE 13 19 NE 14 21 ENE 14 22 ENE 14 22
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
M M M M M M M M M G M M M M
Humidity
90% 87% 85% 83% 84% 84% 86% 88% 89% 91% 92% 94% 95% 95%
On or Off Shore Winds
Offshore Sea State ∗
Moderate Slight Moderate
UV index
3 4 4 4 4 3 3 2 2 1 1 1
Sunrise: 04:07 Sunset: 21:58 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous Air pollution: 3 Pollen: L

∗ Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

Saturday (Saturday 26 May 2018)
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 21:00 22:00 23:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Clear night Clear night
<5% <5% <5% 10% 10% <5% 10% 10% 10% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
9 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 10 ° 10 ° 11 ° 11 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 10 ° 10 ° 9 ° 9 °
Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C)
5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 7 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 7 ° 7 ° 6 ° 6 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
ENE 13 21 ENE 13 20 ENE 14 20 ENE 13 20 ENE 13 20 ENE 13 21 ENE 14 22 ENE 15 22 ENE 15 21 ENE 15 21 ENE 16 22 ENE 16 22 ENE 16 23 ENE 17 23 ENE 16 23 ENE 16 22 ENE 16 22 ENE 16 23 ENE 16 23 ENE 16 23 ENE 16 23 ENE 15 22 ENE 14 21 ENE 13 20
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
M M M M M G G G G G G G G G G VG VG VG VG VG VG G G G
Humidity
96% 96% 96% 97% 96% 96% 94% 93% 91% 90% 87% 85% 82% 80% 78% 76% 76% 76% 76% 77% 80% 83% 85% 86%
On or Off Shore Winds
Offshore Sea State ∗
Moderate Slight
UV index
1 1 1 2 2 3 4 4 4 4 3 3 2 2 1 1 1
Sunrise: 04:05 Sunset: 22:00 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous Air pollution: 3 Pollen: L

∗ Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

Sunday (Sunday 27 May 2018)
00:00 01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Clear night Clear night Clear night Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Clear night
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
9 ° 8 ° 8 ° 10 ° 12 ° 13 ° 13 ° 12 ° 10 °
Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C)
6 ° 6 ° 5 ° 7 ° 9 ° 10 ° 11 ° 10 ° 8 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
ENE 12 19 ENE 11 17 ENE 8 15 ENE 12 19 ENE 13 21 ENE 13 20 E 11 16 ESE 10 16 ESE 9 13
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G VG VG VG VG VG G
Humidity
87% 88% 91% 81% 72% 74% 79% 85% 93%
On or Off Shore Winds
Offshore Sea State ∗
Slight
UV index
1 3 5 3 1
Sunrise: 04:04 Sunset: 22:02 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous Air pollution: 3 Pollen: L

∗ Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

Monday (Monday 28 May 2018)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Clear night Clear night Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Clear night
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
10 ° 10 ° 12 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 13 ° 12 °
Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C)
7 ° 8 ° 10 ° 12 ° 13 ° 13 ° 12 ° 9 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
ESE 11 16 SE 11 15 ESE 11 16 ESE 12 18 ESE 12 17 SE 12 18 ESE 11 16 ESE 11 17
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
91% 92% 87% 80% 80% 83% 86% 89%
On or Off Shore Winds
Offshore Sea State ∗
Slight
UV index
1 3 4 3 1
Sunrise: 04:02 Sunset: 22:04 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous Air pollution: 3 Pollen: L

∗ Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

Tuesday (Tuesday 29 May 2018)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny intervals Clear night
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
12 ° 11 ° 12 ° 14 ° 15 ° 14 ° 12 ° 11 °
Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C)
10 ° 9 ° 10 ° 12 ° 13 ° 12 ° 10 ° 9 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
E 10 16 E 10 14 E 11 17 ENE 10 16 ENE 11 17 ENE 12 17 ENE 12 17 ENE 11 16
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG G G VG VG VG G G
Humidity
89% 87% 85% 83% 84% 86% 91% 93%
On or Off Shore Winds
Offshore Sea State ∗
Slight
UV index
1 3 4 2 1
Sunrise: 04:00 Sunset: 22:06 Moon phase: Full Air pollution: 3 Pollen: L

∗ Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

Wednesday (Wednesday 30 May 2018)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Clear night Clear night Sunny day Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
11 ° 10 ° 11 ° 12 ° 13 ° 13 ° 12 ° 11 °
Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C)
9 ° 8 ° 9 ° 10 ° 11 ° 11 ° 10 ° 8 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
ENE 10 15 ENE 11 15 ENE 12 16 ENE 13 17 ENE 13 17 ENE 13 17 ENE 13 17 ENE 13 17
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G G G G G G
Humidity
94% 93% 93% 92% 92% 92% 93% 93%
On or Off Shore Winds
Offshore Sea State ∗
Slight
UV index
1 3 4 2 1
Sunrise: 03:58 Sunset: 22:08 Moon phase: Full

∗ Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

Thursday (Thursday 31 May 2018)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Cloudy Partly cloudy night Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny day Cloudy Partly cloudy night
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% <5%
Temperature (°C)
11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 12 ° 13 ° 13 ° 12 ° 12 °
Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C)
8 ° 8 ° 9 ° 10 ° 11 ° 11 ° 10 ° 9 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
ENE 13 17 ENE 13 17 ENE 13 17 ENE 12 16 E 12 16 E 12 16 ENE 12 16 E 11 15
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G G G G G G
Humidity
93% 93% 93% 92% 92% 91% 91% 91%
On or Off Shore Winds
Offshore Sea State ∗
No Data
UV index
1 2 4 2 1
Sunrise: 03:57 Sunset: 22:10 Moon phase: Full

∗ Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

< St Ninians Isle (Beach) last 24 hours Issued at:
  • Weather map
  • UK video forecast
Met Office
Updated:
Tiree Sunny day 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Heavy rain 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Sunny day 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Light rain 53.479 -2.247
Brighton Sunny intervals 50.822 -0.136
Dover Sunny intervals 51.126 1.318
Exeter Cloudy 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Overcast 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Cloudy 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Mist 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Overcast 51.556 -1.778
York Light rain 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Sunny day 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Cloudy 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Sunny day 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Sunny day 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Cloudy 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Sunny intervals 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Heavy shower day 52.512 -3.312
Fort William Sunny day 56.82 -5.104
Belfast Sunny day 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Sunny intervals 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Cloudy 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Heavy rain 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Sunny day 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Sunny day 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Cloudy 60.154 -1.143
London Overcast 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Light rain 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry Sunny day 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Cloudy 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Overcast 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Sunny intervals 58.439 -3.092
  • Regional
  • UK 5 days
  • UK 6-30 days

Regional Forecast for Orkney & Shetland

Headline:

Rather cloudy, some sunny intervals developing.

Today:

Rather cloudy at first with some patchy haar and perhaps the odd spot of drizzle. However some brighter, perhaps sunny spells will develop in places, especially over southern Shetland. Light to moderate northeast breeze. Maximum temperature 14 °C.

Tonight:

It will stay dry but mainly cloudy, with some haar likely to affect Orkney. Shetland clearer later in night. There will be a light to moderate northeasterly breeze. Minimum temperature 7 °C.

Saturday:

Orkney mainly cloudy with mist and haar though warm sunny intervals in sheltered west. Shetland will be dry with long sunny spells. Light winds. Maximum temperature 17 °C.

Outlook for Sunday to Tuesday:

Generally fine and dry with some long spells of sunshine, though some patchy haar possible. Mainly light easterly or southeasterly winds.

Updated: 03:03 on Fri 25 May 2018 BST

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

Heavy, thundery rain slowly moving northwards.

Today:

Heavy and thundery rain across central swathes of England and Wales will slowly move northwards. Mostly dry across Scotland with very warm sunshine in the west, but some fog along eastern coasts. Brightening up in the south, with isolated thunderstorms.

Tonight:

Rain across northern and some central parts becoming more sporadic overnight, still with some heavy bursts. Elsewhere, clear spells and patchy fog, but further showers across southern England by dawn.

Saturday:

Rain in northern England will ease to leave many fine and very warm. Southern and southwestern areas will see further thundery showers, whilst coasts in northeast Scotland could remain misty.

Outlook for Sunday to Tuesday:

Very warm over the Bank Holiday weekend with plenty of sunshine, especially in the northwest. Scattered thunderstorms in the south, especially on Sunday. Mist returning to eastern coasts from Monday.

Updated: 01:25 on Fri 25 May 2018 BST

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Tuesday 29 May 2018 to Thursday 7 Jun 2018:

Through the early part of next week, there will be a good deal of dry, fine and sunny weather across the UK. Mist and low cloud may continue to affect eastern coastal districts. There is also a risk of scattered thunderstorms across the south and southwest, especially through Wednesday. It will stay very warm for most, locally hot in the south, although temperatures may fall closer to average by Wednesday. For the rest of the period, there will be more fine and dry weather to come, with the best of the sunshine in the north. There is a continued threat of thundery showers across central and southern areas, and the far west could see rain at times. After a very warm start, temperatures are likely to fall closer to average.

UK Outlook for Friday 8 Jun 2018 to Friday 22 Jun 2018:

Confidence remains low through June, however there are signs that it may become more widely changeable across the UK. This will bring more frequent spells of rain or showers. However there are likely to be drier and more settled periods for most areas too, especially at the start of the period. Temperatures are likely to be near or slightly above average on the whole, with the potential for some warmer spells, especially at first.

Updated: 01:25 on Fri 25 May 2018 BST

Location details

St Ninians Isle (Beach)

Location
59.97, -1.336
Altitude
0 m above mean sea level

St Ninians Isle (Beach) tide times

Friday's tide times

(local port - Scalloway)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
High 06:46 1.4
Low 13:11 0.5
High 19:31 1.4

Saturday's tide times

(local port - Scalloway)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
Low 01:36 0.6
High 07:44 1.4
Low 13:59 0.5
High 20:19 1.4

Sunday's tide times

(local port - Scalloway)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
Low 02:21 0.5
High 08:35 1.5
Low 14:40 0.5
High 21:01 1.5

Monday's tide times

(local port - Scalloway)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
Low 03:02 0.5
High 09:20 1.5
Low 15:18 0.5
High 21:38 1.5

Tuesday's tide times

(local port - Scalloway)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
Low 03:41 0.5
High 10:01 1.5
Low 15:54 0.5
High 22:14 1.5

Wednesday's tide times

(local port - Scalloway)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
Low 04:17 0.5
High 10:39 1.5
Low 16:29 0.5
High 22:47 1.5

Follow us on

Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Instagram, Snapchat, or LinkedIn Facebook Follow @metoffice on Twitter YouTube Instagram Snapchat LinkedIn