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Lerwick (S. Screen) last 24 hours

Nearest observation site to Sumburgh Airport

Friday (Friday 21 September 2018)
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
Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Light shower day Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light shower day Sunny intervals Cloudy Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night
Temperature (°C)
6.7 ° 6.9 ° 7.1 ° 8.3 ° 8.4 ° 8.9 ° 9.0 ° 8.2 ° 8.7 ° 8.8 ° 8.5 ° 8.6 ° 9.0 ° 8.8 ° 8.8 ° 8.6 ° 8.9 ° 8.7 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
N 13 N 14 N 14 N 18 N 22 29 N 24 33 NNW 24 34 NNW 26 39 NNW 28 43 NNW 24 43 NW 26 41 WNW 26 41 WNW 26 39 WNW 31 46 WNW 29 43 W 28 43 W 30 41 W 30 40
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG VG VG E G VG VG G G VG VG VG VG VG E
Humidity
88% 88% 87% 83% 72% 74% 78% 85% 80% 79% 79% 73% 73% 73% 70% 71% 69% 68%
Pressure (hPa)
991 990 989 988 989 988 988 989 989 990 991 991 992 993 994 994 995 995
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady)
F F F F F F F R R R R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 06:46 Sunset: 19:09 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous
Saturday (Saturday 22 September 2018)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00 04:00 05:00 06:00
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light shower night Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
8.9 ° 9.0 ° 8.9 ° 9.2 ° 8.7 ° 8.5 ° 8.5 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
W 25 38 W 31 40 W 29 W 31 45 W 28 45 W 29 43 W 23 41
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG G G VG
Humidity
71% 69% 74% 76% 83% 89% 92%
Pressure (hPa)
995 995 995 995 995 994 995
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady)
R R R R F F R
Sunrise: 06:48 Sunset: 19:06 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous
– = No Data Issued at: Sumburgh Airport forecast >
Met Office
Updated:
Tiree Cloudy 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 Overcast 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Overcast 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Cloudy 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Overcast 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Overcast 51.556 -1.778
York Cloudy 53.962 -1.079
Pembroke Overcast 51.673 -4.908
Inverness Partly cloudy night 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Cloudy 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) No data 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Cloudy 52.512 -3.312
Belfast Cloudy 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Cloudy 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Heavy rain 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Overcast 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Overcast 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Partly cloudy night 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Cloudy 60.154 -1.143
London Overcast 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 Cloudy 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Drizzle 58.439 -3.092

Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 11.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 9.8 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound 5.2 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 3.6 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 1.5 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Bournemouth Airport 18.3 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 9.8 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Loch Glascarnoch 2.9 °C
Highest rainfall Shap 38.2 mm
Sunniest Brize Norton 9.8 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 m above mean sea level

Lerwick (S. Screen)

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

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