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Lerwick (S. Screen)

Nearest observation site to Foula

Thursday (Thursday 23 November 2017)
13:00 14:00 15:00 16:00 17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Light shower day Cloudy Sunny intervals Partly cloudy night Light shower night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Clear night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
2.4 ° 3.6 ° 3.7 ° 3.8 ° 2.6 ° 3.4 ° 4.3 ° 4.3 ° 4.9 ° 4.9 ° 5.1 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WNW 13 NW 15 WNW 16 WNW 21 W 15 34 W 25 33 W 29 38 W 28 45 W 32 43 W 30 45 W 32 45
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G VG VG E G E VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
84% 77% 70% 66% 81% 65% 59% 59% 54% 60% 55%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
979 979 980 981 983 983 984 985 985 985 986
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 08:26 Sunset: 15:23 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
Friday (Friday 24 November 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
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
4.9 ° 4.2 ° 3.9 ° 3.5 ° 4.2 ° 4.6 ° 5.0 ° 4.5 ° 4.4 ° 4.4 ° 3.8 ° 4.7 ° 4.9 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 30 47 W 37 48 W 33 49 W 36 49 W 34 48 W 37 52 W 36 54 W 34 49 W 33 56 WSW 37 49 W 37 53 W 30 45 WSW 34 48
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 E VG VG
Humidity Expand
57% 64% 70% 77% 65% 60% 65% 68% 73% 74% 68% 67% 68%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
986 987 987 988 988 988 989 990 991 991 992 992 993
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 08:28 Sunset: 15:21 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
– = No Data Issued at: Foula forecast >
Met Office 12:00, Fri
Updated: 11:00 on Fri 24 Nov 2017 GMT
Tiree Cloudy 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Sunny day 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Overcast 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Sunny intervals 53.479 -2.247
Brighton No data 50.822 -0.136
Dover No data 51.126 1.318
Exeter Cloudy 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Sunny day 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Sunny day 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Sunny day 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Sunny day 51.556 -1.778
York Sunny day 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Cloudy 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Sunny day 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Cloudy 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Heavy snow 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Sunny day 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Light shower day 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Sunny day 52.512 -3.312
Belfast Overcast 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Sunny day 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Light rain 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Overcast 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Mist 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Light shower day 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Cloudy 60.154 -1.143
London Cloudy 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Sunny day 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry No data 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Cloudy 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Sunny day 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Sunny day 58.439 -3.092

Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Fair Isle 5.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Kirkwall 4.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 1.4 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 5.0 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 0.7 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Manston 13.8 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Balmoral 1.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Loch Glascarnoch SAWS -2.8 °C
Highest rainfall Spadeadam 24.8 mm
Sunniest Yeovilton 6.6 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)

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Location details

Foula

Location
60.111, -2.063
Altitude
22.0 m above mean sea level

Lerwick (S. Screen)

Location
60.139, -1.183
Altitude
82.0 m above mean sea level
Distance from Foula
30.3

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