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Stenness weather

  • Heavy rain 3 °C

    1 °C

  • Cloudy 5 °C

    0 °C

  • Sunny intervals 5 °C

    2 °C

  • Light rain 7 °C

    4 °C

  • Cloudy 6 °C

    4 °C

  • Light shower day 5 °C

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  • Light shower day 5 °C

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Tuesday (Tuesday 22 January 2019)
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Warnings
Overcast Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Drizzle Light rain Light rain Light shower night
20% 90% 90% 90% ≥95% 90% 90% 90% 90% 90% 40% 60% 50% 40%
Temperature (°C)
3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 4 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
1 ° 0 ° -1 ° -1 ° -2 ° -2 ° -2 ° -2 ° -2 ° -2 ° -2 ° -2 ° -3 ° -3 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
E 4 9 NE 7 11 N 9 11 NNE 11 13 N 16 19 N 16 19 NNW 19 23 N 20 25 N 20 25 N 18 22 NNW 24 30 NNW 17 22 NW 22 29 WNW 24 31
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG M M M P VP P P P P P P P M
Humidity
96% 97% 97% 99% 99% 99% 99% 98% 97% 98% 98% 95% 95% 93%
UV index
1 1 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:46 Sunset: 15:51 Moon phase: Waning gibbous Air pollution: 3
Wednesday (Wednesday 23 January 2019)
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
Light shower night Light rain Light shower night Light shower night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Light shower day Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Light shower day Cloudy Light rain Cloudy Overcast Partly cloudy night Light shower night Light shower night Cloudy
40% 50% 40% 40% 20% 20% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 30% <5% 10% 20% 40% 10% 50% 20% 20% 10% 30% 40% 10%
Temperature (°C)
3 ° 3 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 3 ° 3 ° 4 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 4 ° 3 ° 3 ° 2 ° 2 ° 3 ° 2 ° 2 ° 1 ° 1 ° 1 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
-3 ° -2 ° -2 ° -1 ° -1 ° -1 ° -1 ° -1 ° -1 ° -1 ° -1 ° -1 ° 0 ° 0 ° -1 ° -1 ° -2 ° -2 ° -2 ° -2 ° -1 ° -2 ° -2 ° -2 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
WNW 25 33 WNW 24 31 W 19 26 WNW 20 26 W 18 24 W 15 20 W 14 18 W 14 18 WSW 13 16 WSW 12 15 WSW 13 16 WNW 10 14 SSW 11 15 WSW 12 16 SW 12 16 WSW 11 15 SSW 13 17 SW 12 16 SSW 12 15 SSW 10 14 SW 10 13 SSW 7 10 SSE 8 11 S 7 10
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G VG E VG E E E E E E E VG E E E G E G E VG G M M G
Humidity
91% 87% 83% 81% 78% 77% 79% 77% 73% 74% 78% 85% 85% 79% 83% 90% 92% 92% 88% 90% 89% 92% 92% 92%
UV index
1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:44 Sunset: 15:54 Moon phase: Waning gibbous Air pollution: 3
Thursday (Thursday 24 January 2019)
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Warnings
Cloudy Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Sunny day Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Light rain
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 20% 50%
Temperature (°C)
1 ° 1 ° 2 ° 1 ° 4 ° 3 ° 3 ° 4 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
-3 ° -3 ° -1 ° -3 ° 1 ° 0 ° -1 ° -1 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
WSW 8 11 S 9 13 WSW 8 11 SSW 9 12 SW 9 12 SSW 9 13 S 12 18 S 15 22
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG M M M E VG VG VG
Humidity
92% 89% 88% 88% 80% 83% 83% 83%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:42 Sunset: 15:56 Moon phase: Waning gibbous Air pollution: 3
Friday (Friday 25 January 2019)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Drizzle Light shower night Light rain Light shower day Light rain Light shower day Cloudy Cloudy
40% 50% 60% 50% 50% 40% 20% 10%
Temperature (°C)
4 ° 4 ° 6 ° 5 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 5 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
-1 ° -1 ° 1 ° 0 ° 1 ° 1 ° 1 ° 0 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
S 20 30 SW 21 32 WSW 20 30 WSW 21 33 WSW 24 37 W 24 36 W 22 33 W 21 32
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
M M G VG G VG VG VG
Humidity
85% 85% 87% 85% 86% 73% 79% 82%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:40 Sunset: 15:59 Moon phase: Waning gibbous Air pollution: 3
Saturday (Saturday 26 January 2019)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Light shower night Light shower night Light shower night Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night
40% 40% 40% 20% 10% 20% 20% 20%
Temperature (°C)
4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 4 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
-1 ° -1 ° -1 ° -1 ° 0 ° 0 ° -1 ° -2 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
W 21 32 WNW 17 26 NW 17 24 NW 18 27 WNW 22 33 NW 19 27 NW 22 31 NW 24 35
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G G VG G VG G
Humidity
88% 86% 85% 86% 76% 82% 78% 82%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:38 Sunset: 16:01 Moon phase: Third quarter Air pollution: 3
Sunday (Sunday 27 January 2019)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Light shower night Light shower night Light shower night Light shower day Light shower day Light shower day Light shower night Light shower night
40% 40% 40% 40% 40% 40% 40% 40%
Temperature (°C)
4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 5 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
-1 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 ° 0 ° -1 ° -1 ° -1 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
NW 23 32 NW 19 28 NNW 20 30 NNW 19 28 NE 19 28 N 20 30 NW 21 32 NW 22 33
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G VG VG G G VG
Humidity
79% 78% 77% 77% 77% 78% 79% 71%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:36 Sunset: 16:04 Moon phase: Third quarter
Monday (Monday 28 January 2019)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Light shower night Light shower night Light shower night Light shower day Light shower day Sunny intervals Partly cloudy night Light shower night
40% 40% 40% 40% 40% 40% 40% 40%
Temperature (°C)
4 ° 4 ° 3 ° 4 ° 4 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
-1 ° -2 ° -2 ° -1 ° 0 ° -1 ° -2 ° -2 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
WNW 21 32 NW 20 30 WNW 18 28 W 18 27 WNW 17 25 SW 16 25 WSW 17 25 WSW 17 26
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G G G G G VG
Humidity
71% 72% 75% 75% 74% 79% 81% 78%
UV index
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:33 Sunset: 16:07 Moon phase: Third quarter
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Updated:
Tiree Heavy shower day 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Sunny intervals 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Light snow 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Sleet shower day 53.479 -2.247
Brighton Sunny day 50.822 -0.136
Dover Sunny day 51.126 1.318
Exeter Heavy shower day 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Sunny day 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Sunny day 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Sunny intervals 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Sunny day 51.556 -1.778
York Sunny intervals 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Sunny intervals 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Cloudy 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Cloudy 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Sunny day 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Sleet shower day 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Heavy snow shower day 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Heavy snow shower day 52.512 -3.312
Fort William Light snow 56.82 -5.104
Belfast Sunny intervals 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Sunny intervals 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Cloudy 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Heavy shower day 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Light shower day 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Heavy snow 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Heavy rain 60.154 -1.143
London Sunny day 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Sunny intervals 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry Cloudy 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Sunny day 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Heavy snow shower day 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Cloudy 58.439 -3.092
  • Regional
  • UK 5 days
  • UK 6-30 days

Regional Forecast for Orkney & Shetland

Headline:

Showery rain or sleet. Bright spells for Orkney.

Today:

Cloudy across Shetland with outbreaks of rain or sleet, heavy at times. Bright spells and wintry showers over Orkney with snow over the hills. Mainly light winds but becoming breezy in the afternoon. Feeling cold. Maximum temperature 4 °C.

Tonight:

Further showers overnight, possibly heavy and wintry at times with snow on the hills. Strong westerly winds for a time over Shetland but winds easing over Orkney with frost developing. Minimum temperature -2 °C.

Wednesday:

Bright spells and wintry showers, some heavy with hail. Lying snow confined to the hills. Light, occasionally fresh, southwesterly winds. Maximum temperature 4 °C.

Outlook for Thursday to Saturday:

Sunny spells and wintry showers on Thursday. Cloudy, mild and windy on Friday with some rain. Cold and breezy with showers on Saturday.

Updated: 02:58 on Tue 22 Jan 2019 GMT

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

An icy start followed by wintry showers.

Today:

An icy start. Showers bringing rain, sleet or snow at times. Snow will mainly be on high ground, but perhaps in some low lying areas too, especially early on and during the evening. Windy in the west. Cold throughout.

Tonight:

Further wintry showers in the north and west, bringing more snow to the hills and some low lying areas. Clear spells elsewhere. A widespread frost will form, with icy patches.

Wednesday:

A frosty and icy start, followed by a largely sunny but cold day. A few showers likely around north, east and west coasts, bringing rain, sleet and snow at times.

Outlook for Thursday to Saturday:

Mainly cold on Thursday. Turning cloudy into Friday and becoming milder from the west, with some rain during the day. Cloudy Saturday with rain, becoming brighter from the northwest.

Updated: 01:30 on Tue 22 Jan 2019 GMT

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Saturday 26 Jan 2019 to Monday 4 Feb 2019:

Changeable on Saturday with rain and hill snow clearing southeastwards, to leave a brighter and showery picture for the remainder of the weekend. Showers will be of a wintry mix with snow possible at lower levels, particularly in the north and it will be windy with coastal gales probable in the north and west. Thereafter, the final few days of January and early February are likely to remain rather unsettled with brisk winds, outbreaks of rain and hill snow, as well as some showery interludes in between. It will remain cold for most with widespread overnight frosts as well as the risk of ice. Snow remains a possibility to lower levels, particularly in the north.

UK Outlook for Tuesday 5 Feb 2019 to Tuesday 19 Feb 2019:

The weather will continue to be mixed through early February with a continuation of the generally cold conditions. This will bring spells of rain and hill snow, interspersed by showery interludes, with a continued risk of snow to lower levels, especially in the north. As we head through February there is an increased chance of seeing very cold conditions developing with a greater probability of northerly or easterly winds. This will bring an increased risk of snow to all areas and more widespread frost, however there remains some uncertainty. In this scenario the driest conditions will be across the northwest, whilst the south could see wetter and occasionally milder interludes, bringing a risk of more significant snow.

Updated: 01:30 on Tue 22 Jan 2019 GMT

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Location
60.478, -1.611
Altitude
4 m above mean sea level

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