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Lerwick (S. Screen)

Nearest observation site to Sumburgh Airport

Monday (Monday 22 January 2018)
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 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Light rain Heavy rain Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Light rain Cloudy Overcast Light rain Cloudy Drizzle Light rain Cloudy Fog Light rain Partly cloudy night Light rain Light rain Light rain Overcast
Temperature (°C)
2.9 ° 3.3 ° 3.5 ° 4.1 ° 4.8 ° 4.7 ° 5.4 ° 5.3 ° 5.3 ° 5.3 ° 5.8 ° 5.8 ° 6.1 ° 6.1 ° 6.9 ° 6.8 ° 6.7 ° 7.1 ° 7.0 ° 7.1 ° 6.8 ° 6.6 ° 7.0 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SSE 32 45 SSE 29 45 SSE 30 45 SSE 26 41 S 23 37 SSW 13 SW 18 SSW 16 SSW 17 SSW 14 SSW 16 SSW 16 SSW 17 SSW 15 SW 17 SW 11 WSW 14 WSW 13 WSW 15 WSW 17 WSW 21 32 WSW 28 36 WSW 25 36
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G M M P P P P G G M G M M M G M VP M G G M M G
Humidity Expand
90% 93% 95% 97% 98% 97% 96% 97% 96% 98% 98% 98% 98% 97% 97% 97% 89%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
995 994 994 993 992 992 992 992 993 993 994 994 994 994 994 995 995 996 997 997 998 998 999
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F F F R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 08:41 Sunset: 15:54 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
Tuesday (Tuesday 23 January 2018)
00:00 01:00
Cloudy Overcast
Temperature (°C)
6.6 ° 6.7 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SW 29 36 SW 28 34
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G
Humidity Expand
95% 93%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
999 999
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R
Sunrise: 08:39 Sunset: 15:56 Moon phase: First quarter
– = No Data Issued at: Sumburgh Airport forecast >
Met Office
Updated:
Tiree Overcast 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Overcast 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Drizzle 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 Cloudy 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Cloudy 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Overcast 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Cloudy 51.556 -1.778
York Overcast 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Overcast 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Overcast 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Light rain 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) Overcast 52.512 -3.312
Belfast Overcast 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Cloudy 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Light rain 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Overcast 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Drizzle 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Overcast 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Overcast 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 Light shower night 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 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)

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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