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Lerwick (S. Screen)

Nearest observation site to Sumburgh Airport

Monday (Monday 20 November 2017)
19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
2.3 ° 2.7 ° 2.3 ° 2.9 ° 2.5 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
N 8 NW 2 N 8 N 7 N 10
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E E E E E
Humidity Expand
89% 90% 89% 81% 81%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1012 1012 1012 1012 1011
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F S R R F
Sunrise: 08:14 Sunset: 15:27 Moon phase: New
Tuesday (Tuesday 21 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 13:00 14:00 15:00 16:00 17:00 18:00
Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light rain Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Light shower day Light shower night Light rain Light rain
Temperature (°C)
2.8 ° 2.7 ° 3.3 ° 3.2 ° 2.9 ° 2.8 ° 2.6 ° 2.5 ° 2.7 ° 3.2 ° 3.5 ° 3.6 ° 5.0 ° 5.2 ° 4.6 ° 5.3 ° 4.4 ° 4.2 ° 4.0 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
N 9 N 10 N 10 N 5 NNW 10 N 6 NE 6 NNE 11 NNE 6 ENE 5 N 2 ESE 9 ESE 8 ESE 13 SSE 11 ESE 16 ESE 18 30 ESE 16 ESE 22 31
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E E E E VG M G E VG VG G G VG VG E VG VG G G
Humidity Expand
81% 80% 77% 82% 88% 91% 89% 89% 82% 87% 89% 84% 76% 74% 82% 73% 81% 82% 85%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1011 1011 1011 1010 1010 1010 1009 1009 1008 1008 1008 1007 1006 1005 1004 1003 1002 1001 1000
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 08:16 Sunset: 15:25 Moon phase: New
– = No Data Issued at: Sumburgh Airport forecast >
Met Office 18:00, Tue
Updated: 19:00 on Tue 21 Nov 2017 GMT
Tiree Heavy shower night 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Light shower night 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Overcast 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Heavy shower night 53.479 -2.247
Brighton No data 50.822 -0.136
Dover No data 51.126 1.318
Exeter Overcast 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Light rain 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Overcast 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Light rain 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Overcast 51.556 -1.778
York Overcast 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Cloudy 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Overcast 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Heavy rain 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Drizzle 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Overcast 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Overcast 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 Light rain 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Overcast 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Light rain 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Cloudy 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Light rain 60.154 -1.143
London Overcast 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Cloudy 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry No data 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Overcast 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Drizzle 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 Kirkwall 6.4 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Baltasound 3.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound -0.5 °C
Highest rainfall Baltasound 1.0 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 0.4 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Nantwich Reaseheath Hall 16.6 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Balmoral 1.2 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound -0.5 °C
Highest rainfall Gt Cumbrae Millport (Observing Site) 24.8 mm
Sunniest Hawarden 1.8 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)

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

Sumburgh Airport

Location
59.879, -1.293
Altitude
5.0 m above mean sea level

Lerwick (S. Screen)

Location
60.139, -1.183
Altitude
82.0 m above mean sea level
Distance from Sumburgh Airport
18.4

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