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Fair Isle

Nearest observation site to Fair Isle Airstrip

Wednesday (Wednesday 17 January 2018)
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
Sleet shower Partly cloudy night Light shower day Drizzle Cloudy Light shower day Cloudy Drizzle Drizzle Cloudy Heavy shower night Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
0.7 ° 1.3 ° 2.0 ° 2.3 ° 2.9 ° 3.0 ° 3.4 ° 1.9 ° 2.7 ° 2.4 ° 3.6 ° 3.8 ° 2.6 ° 3.6 ° 3.2 ° 2.8 ° 3.3 ° 3.6 ° 2.1 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WNW 17 31 SW 17 30 SW 14 W 23 38 W 14 33 WNW 21 34 WNW 21 38 NW 14 29 W 11 W 15 W 15 WNW 21 32 WNW 22 30 WNW 15 32 W 13 NW 8 WNW 8 W 8 WSW 1
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
M VG G G M G G G VG M VG G G VG G G G VG G
Humidity Expand
96% 97% 94% 94% 87% 87% 84% 90% 92% 94% 83% 77% 85% 77% 84% 84% 78% 77% 78%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
979 979 980 981 981 982 983 983 984 985 985 986 986 987 987 987 987 987 987
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R F F
Sunrise: 08:48 Sunset: 15:46 Moon phase: New
Thursday (Thursday 18 January 2018)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00 04:00 05:00
Sleet shower
Temperature (°C)
3.6 ° 3.5 ° 3.2 ° 3.3 ° 3.5 ° 2.7 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 7 W 7 WSW 10 SSW 6 17 WSW 15 WNW 11
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G VG G E VG
Humidity Expand
74% 69% 75% 66% 80% 84%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
986 986 986 986 986
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F
Sunrise: 08:47 Sunset: 15:48 Moon phase: New
– = No Data Issued at: Fair Isle Airstrip forecast >
Met Office
Updated:
Tiree Cloudy 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Cloudy 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Overcast 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Overcast 53.479 -2.247
Brighton No data 50.822 -0.136
Dover No data 51.126 1.318
Exeter Partly cloudy night 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 Cloudy 51.556 -1.778
York Overcast 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Clear night 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Cloudy 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Cloudy 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Cloudy 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Overcast 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Light rain 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Overcast 52.512 -3.312
Belfast Overcast 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Cloudy 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Overcast 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Cloudy 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Overcast 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Overcast 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Partly cloudy night 60.154 -1.143
London Overcast 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Light snow 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry No data 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Overcast 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Partly cloudy night 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Light rain 58.439 -3.092

Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Fair Isle 4.3 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 2.8 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound -1.3 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 10.6 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 1.2 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Scilly St Marys 10.8 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Carterhouse 0.8 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Drumnadrochit -5.0 °C
Highest rainfall Glenanne 20.6 mm
Sunniest Wattisham 6.5 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)

The information shown is initial data as it is received; observations are subject to final quality control after publication on this website. This is particularly the case for rainfall totals during snow events.

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Location details

Fair Isle Airstrip

Location
59.531, -1.631
Altitude
62.0 m above mean sea level

Fair Isle

Location
59.527, -1.628
Altitude
57.0 m above mean sea level
Distance from Fair Isle Airstrip
0.3

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