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Lerwick (S. Screen)

Nearest observation site to Sumburgh Roost

Sunday (Sunday 17 December 2017)
14:00 15:00 16:00 17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Light rain Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Clear night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Clear night Clear night Clear night
Temperature (°C)
5.3 ° 6.1 ° 5.6 ° 5.4 ° 5.4 ° 5.5 ° 5.5 ° 5.4 ° 5.4 ° 5.3 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
NW 23 41 WNW 25 36 WNW 24 36 WNW 24 38 WNW 26 40 WNW 22 40 WNW 18 34 WNW 19 32 WNW 17 29 WNW 17 30
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
P G G VG G G G G G G
Humidity Expand
92% 73% 68% 70% 72% 70% 70% 67% 72% 70%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1001 1002 1004 1005 1006 1008 1009 1010 1011 1012
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 09:02 Sunset: 15:00 Moon phase: New
Monday (Monday 18 December 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
Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Clear night Cloudy Light shower night Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light rain Heavy rain
Temperature (°C)
5.4 ° 5.4 ° 5.2 ° 5.3 ° 5.3 ° 5.8 ° 6.1 ° 6.4 ° 6.6 ° 6.6 ° 6.9 ° 7.2 ° 7.2 ° 6.7 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WNW 18 WNW 16 29 WNW 15 WNW 13 WNW 13 W 10 W 11 25 W 14 WSW 15 SW 13 SW 16 SW 23 29 SW 23 31 SW 29 36
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG G G G G G G VG VG VG VG VG G P
Humidity Expand
75% 79% 72% 74% 76% 75% 80% 79% 81% 87% 86% 86% 91% 97%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1013 1014 1016 1016 1017 1018 1019 1019 1019 1019 1020 1019 1018 1018
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R R R R R R R F F F
Sunrise: 09:03 Sunset: 15:00 Moon phase: New
– = No Data Issued at: Sumburgh Roost forecast >
Met Office 13:00, Mon
Updated: 13:00 on Mon 18 Dec 2017 GMT
Tiree Cloudy 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Mist 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Mist 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Fog 53.479 -2.247
Brighton No data 50.822 -0.136
Dover No data 51.126 1.318
Exeter Sunny day 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Cloudy 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Sunny day 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Cloudy 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Sunny day 51.556 -1.778
York Cloudy 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Sunny day 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Sunny day 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Cloudy 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Cloudy 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Sunny day 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Overcast 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Sunny day 52.512 -3.312
Belfast Cloudy 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Sunny day 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Cloudy 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Sunny day 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Fog 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Sunny intervals 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Heavy rain 60.154 -1.143
London Cloudy 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Sunny day 54.978 -1.616
Southampton Sunny day 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Overcast 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Overcast 58.439 -3.092

Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 8.2 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 7.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) -0.2 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 11.4 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 0.3 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Derrylincornahoule 12.4 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Kinbrace 4.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Topcliffe -6.9 °C
Highest rainfall Kinlochewe 19.0 mm
Sunniest Manston 2.6 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

Sumburgh Roost

Location
59.834, -1.3
Altitude
0.0 m above mean sea level

Lerwick (S. Screen)

Location
60.139, -1.183
Altitude
82.0 m above mean sea level
Distance from Sumburgh Roost
21.5

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