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Lerwick (S. Screen)

Nearest observation site to Sumburgh Airport

Wednesday (Wednesday 18 October 2017)
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 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Overcast Light rain Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
6.9 ° 7.5 ° 7.6 ° 7.1 ° 7.1 ° 6.7 ° 7.5 ° 7.9 ° 8.0 ° 8.4 ° 8.6 ° 8.9 ° 8.6 ° 8.9 ° 8.7 ° 8.7 ° 8.6 ° 8.8 ° 9.1 ° 9.3 ° 9.4 ° 9.1 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
N 7 N 13 NNE 10 NE 11 NNE 9 NE 10 NE 13 ENE 11 ENE 11 ENE 13 ENE 11 ENE 14 ENE 14 ENE 13 ENE 14 E 15 E 17 E 17 E 17 E 16 E 18 30 E 19
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG E VG E VG VG E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E VG
Humidity Expand
93% 81% 82% 83% 88% 97% 83% 83% 81% 79% 77% 80% 78% 79% 79% 80% 81% 82% 80% 82% 81% 86%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1017 1017 1017 1017 1017 1017 1017 1018 1018 1018 1018 1017 1017 1017 1016 1016 1016 1015 1015 1014 1014 1013
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R R R R R R R F F F F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 07:51 Sunset: 17:49 Moon phase: Waning crescent
Thursday (Thursday 19 October 2017)
00:00 01:00 02:00
Light rain Light rain Light rain
Temperature (°C)
9.6 ° 10.0 ° 10.0 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
E 22 31 ESE 23 31 ESE 19 33
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG M M
Humidity Expand
90% 95% 97%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1012 1011 1011
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F
Sunrise: 07:53 Sunset: 17:46 Moon phase: New
– = No Data Issued at: Sumburgh Airport forecast >
Met Office 01:00, Thu
Updated 01:00 on Thu 19 Oct 2017 BST
Tiree Overcast 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Fog 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Overcast 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Overcast 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 Drizzle 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Cloudy 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Fog 52.569 -0.239
Swindon No data 51.556 -1.778
York Overcast 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Light rain 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Overcast 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Cloudy 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Overcast 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Overcast 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Overcast 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) No data 52.512 -3.312
Belfast Overcast 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Cloudy 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Mist 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Drizzle 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Overcast 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Overcast 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 Cloudy 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Cloudy 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 Fair Isle 10.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 9.5 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound 4.5 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 0.4 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 0.0 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Herstmonceux West End 18.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Braemar No2 8.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Capel Curig -0.4 °C
Highest rainfall Woburn 19.6 mm
Sunniest Dundrennan 5.6 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)

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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