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Lerwick (S. Screen)

Nearest observation site to Foula Airstrip

Monday (Monday 22 January 2018)
22:00 23:00
Light rain Overcast
Temperature (°C)
6.6 ° 7.0 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WSW 28 36 WSW 25 36
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
M G
Humidity Expand
97% 89%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
998 999
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R
Sunrise: 08:45 Sunset: 15:55 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
Tuesday (Tuesday 23 January 2018)
00:00 01:00 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
Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Light shower night Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Light rain Cloudy Cloudy Light shower night
Temperature (°C)
6.6 ° 6.7 ° 6.2 ° 6.2 ° 6.1 ° 6.2 ° 6.1 ° 6.2 ° 6.5 ° 6.5 ° 6.5 ° 6.5 ° 6.6 ° 6.6 ° 6.6 ° 5.9 ° 5.0 ° 5.6 ° 6.1 ° 6.6 ° 5.6 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SW 29 36 SW 28 34 SSW 25 33 SSW 23 31 SSW 23 33 S 26 33 S 23 33 SSW 24 32 S 19 31 SSW 21 30 SSW 18 31 SSW 19 29 SW 21 SW 19 WSW 17 WSW 23 29 WSW 18 31 SW 14 SW 22 29 SW 23 31 SW 33 45
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G G G M M M M G G M M M M M M G VG VG VG G
Humidity Expand
95% 93% 92% 93% 95% 96% 97% 96% 94% 96% 96% 97% 98% 98% 98% 97% 95% 95% 94% 93% 86%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
999 999 999 998 997 997 995 995 994 993 992 991 989 988 988 988 988 988 987 987 988
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F R F F R
Sunrise: 08:43 Sunset: 15:58 Moon phase: First quarter
– = No Data Issued at: Foula Airstrip forecast >
Met Office
Updated:
Tiree Overcast 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Partly cloudy night 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Cloudy 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Cloudy 53.479 -2.247
Brighton No data 50.822 -0.136
Dover No data 51.126 1.318
Exeter Clear night 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Cloudy 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Partly cloudy night 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Clear night 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Clear night 51.556 -1.778
York Partly cloudy night 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Clear night 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Overcast 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Partly cloudy night 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Light shower night 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Partly cloudy night 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Partly cloudy night 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Cloudy 52.512 -3.312
Belfast Clear night 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Overcast 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Mist 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Cloudy 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Overcast 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Clear night 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Light shower night 60.154 -1.143
London Cloudy 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Clear night 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry No data 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Overcast 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Clear night 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Clear night 58.439 -3.092

Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Fair Isle 7.6 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Baltasound 6.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kirkwall 0.9 °C
Highest rainfall Lerwick (S. Screen) 12.6 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 0.0 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Scilly St Marys 11.4 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Carterhouse 4.2 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Aboyne -3.0 °C
Highest rainfall Tyndrum 35.2 mm
Sunniest Waddington 3.8 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 Airstrip

Location
60.123, -2.052
Altitude
45.0 m above mean sea level

Lerwick (S. Screen)

Location
60.139, -1.183
Altitude
82.0 m above mean sea level
Distance from Foula Airstrip
29.9

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