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

Close window

Unst Airport

  • Cloudy 12 °C

    11 °C

  • Light rain 11 °C

    9 °C

  • Heavy rain 11 °C

    9 °C

  • Light shower day 11 °C

    9 °C

  • Sunny intervals 11 °C

    9 °C

  • Cloudy 10 °C

    8 °C

  • Cloudy 10 °C

    8 °C

Sunday (Sunday 22 October 2017)
Now 17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Warnings
Cloudy Sunny day Clear night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Clear night Clear night Partly cloudy night
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
12 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 °
Show detail Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 8 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
ESE 13 19 ESE 12 21 ESE 12 21 ESE 11 20 ESE 12 21 SE 12 22 SE 12 21 SE 12 21
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
82% 82% 84% 84% 83% 85% 85% 87%
UV index Expand
1 1
Sunrise: 08:01 Sunset: 17:33 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 3
Monday (Monday 23 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 21:00 22:00 23:00
Warnings
Clear night Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy shower night Heavy rain Light shower night
<5% 10% 10% <5% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 20% 90% ≥95% ≥95% ≥95% 90% 90% 70% 90% 30%
Temperature (°C)
11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 °
Show detail Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SE 14 23 SE 15 25 SE 16 25 SSE 17 27 SSE 18 27 SSE 19 29 SSE 20 30 SSE 22 33 SSE 23 36 SSE 25 38 SSE 26 41 SSE 27 42 SSE 29 44 SSE 30 46 SSE 31 48 SSE 31 49 SSE 32 50 SSE 33 51 SSE 30 48 SSE 29 46 S 21 34 S 19 30 SSW 13 21 SW 11 20
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG G P P M M G VG G E
Humidity Expand
88% 87% 88% 88% 89% 89% 90% 90% 89% 89% 88% 88% 87% 87% 87% 90% 91% 92% 93% 93% 93% 94% 92% 92%
UV index Expand
1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:04 Sunset: 17:30 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 3
Tuesday (Tuesday 24 October 2017)
00:00 01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Partly cloudy night Clear night Cloudy Cloudy Heavy rain Light rain Light shower day Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night
10% 10% 20% 20% 90% 50% 40% 20% 20%
Temperature (°C)
9 ° 9 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 °
Show detail Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 8 ° 8 ° 7 ° 7 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SW 11 20 SW 11 21 SSW 12 20 S 15 23 SSE 19 29 S 15 22 SW 13 22 WSW 13 20 SW 16 23
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E E VG VG G VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
92% 91% 92% 90% 90% 89% 91% 91% 90%
UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:07 Sunset: 17:27 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 3
Wednesday (Wednesday 25 October 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
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% 50% 40% 40% 40% 40%
Temperature (°C)
10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 11 ° 11 ° 10 ° 10 °
Show detail Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 8 ° 7 ° 7 ° 6 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SW 15 22 SW 16 23 SW 16 23 SW 17 25 WSW 19 27 WSW 20 28 WSW 19 27 WSW 20 29
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
89% 89% 88% 87% 83% 85% 86% 86%
UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:09 Sunset: 17:24 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 3
Thursday (Thursday 26 October 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Light shower night Light shower night Light shower night Light shower day Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy
40% 40% 40% 40% 10% 10% 20% 20%
Temperature (°C)
10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 11 ° 10 ° 9 ° 9 °
Show detail Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 6 ° 6 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WSW 20 28 WSW 20 29 WSW 20 28 WSW 18 26 W 18 25 WSW 15 21 WNW 17 23 WNW 17 23
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG G VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
87% 86% 86% 86% 84% 84% 86% 85%
UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:12 Sunset: 17:22 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 3
Friday (Friday 27 October 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
20% 20% 20% 20% 20% 20% 20% 20%
Temperature (°C)
9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 10 ° 10 ° 9 ° 9 °
Show detail Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 5 ° 5 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WNW 16 23 WNW 17 24 WNW 18 24 W 19 26 WNW 20 28 W 21 29 W 22 31 W 24 33
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG G VG VG G G G
Humidity Expand
85% 84% 83% 82% 81% 81% 83% 82%
UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:15 Sunset: 17:19 Moon phase: First quarter
Saturday (Saturday 28 October 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Light shower night Light shower night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night
40% 50% 20% 20% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 10 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 °
Show detail Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 4 ° 4 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 25 35 W 26 36 W 27 38 WNW 27 38 WNW 28 39 WNW 29 40 WNW 29 40 WNW 28 39
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G G VG VG VG G G
Humidity Expand
84% 83% 82% 81% 79% 79% 79% 79%
UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:17 Sunset: 17:16 Moon phase: First quarter
< Unst Airport last 24 hours Issued at:
  • Weather map
  • UK video forecast
Met Office 16:00, Sun
Updated 15:00 on Sun 22 Oct 2017 BST
Tiree Sunny day 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Cloudy 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Cloudy 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Cloudy 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 Sunny intervals 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Cloudy 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Sunny day 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Overcast 51.556 -1.778
York Sunny intervals 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Sunny intervals 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Sunny intervals 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Cloudy 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Sunny intervals 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Cloudy 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Cloudy 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Cloudy 52.512 -3.312
Fort William Heavy rain 56.82 -5.104
Belfast Cloudy 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Cloudy 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Cloudy 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Sunny day 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Cloudy 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Sunny intervals 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Light rain 60.154 -1.143
London Cloudy 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Cloudy 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry Sunny intervals 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Cloudy 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Cloudy 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:

Rain spreading eastwards during Monday. Strengthening southerly winds.

This Evening and Tonight:

Mostly cloudy with isolated showers at first, these dying out in the early hours. Some misty low cloud developing across Orkney later. Brisk east or southeasterly winds over Shetland. Minimum temperature 7 °C.

Monday:

Dry, bright start. Cloudy with rain spreading from the west by late morning into Orkney, then Shetland early in the afternoon. Drying up in Orkney later. Southeasterly gales for Shetland. Maximum temperature 13 °C.

Outlook for Tuesday to Thursday:

Remaining rather changeable with some brightness and scattered showers. Strong south or southwesterly winds at times.

Updated: 14:32 on Sun 22 Oct 2017 BST

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

Patchy frost in the east tonight. Rain arriving elsewhere.

This Evening and Tonight:

It will become generally dry this evening. Many northern and most eastern areas will then have a dry night with clear spells, allowing a patchy frost to form. Elsewhere, it will cloud over from the west with further rain arriving.

Monday:

Outbreaks of rain will move eastwards across Britain. However, eastern Scotland and the extreme east of England may start bright, while brighter weather will follow to most parts later.

Outlook for Tuesday to Thursday:

Southern areas will be cloudy with some rain on Tuesday and Wednesday, with brighter, showery weather further north. Rain may move north on Thursday, revealing some slightly warmer sunshine elsewhere.

Updated: 15:19 on Sun 22 Oct 2017 BST

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Friday 27 Oct 2017 to Sunday 5 Nov 2017:

On Friday, cloud and rain across central or northern parts will move southeastwards, probably clearing southeast England later, or early on Saturday, after a mostly fine start here. Brighter, showery weather will follow from the northwest, although another band of rain may move eastwards across Britain on Saturday. It will be breezy, with gales possible in the north, and temperatures will return towards average after a warm start in the south. Thereafter the weather is likely to become generally unsettled and sometimes windy, with rainbands crossing eastwards over the country, interspersed by brighter, showery conditions. The northwest can expect the wettest and windiest weather. However, there is a low chance of drier, more settled weather developing from the west later. Temperatures will trend down to slightly below normal.

UK Outlook for Monday 6 Nov 2017 to Monday 20 Nov 2017:

There is an increasing chance that the weather will become more settled during this period, especially across southern parts of the British Isles. As a result frost and fog could become more likely. The north may continue to have more changeable conditions though. Temperatures are most likely to be near average, although probably below normal in some of the more settled spells, especially where any overnight fog proves slow to clear.

Updated: 15:19 on Sun 22 Oct 2017 BST

Location details

Unst Airport

Location
60.748, -0.848
Altitude
16.0 m above mean sea level

Follow us on

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